Discover a unique province of immense natural splendour in the Eastern Cape. Be amazed at the rugged cliffs, rough seas, pristine beaches and dense green bush of the awesome Wild Coast, unmatched anywhere else in South Africa.
Find fantastic wildlife in the glorious Eastern Cape. Appreciate beautiful nature reserves such as Tsitsikamma National Park with its indigenous forests, fynbos flowers, spectacular scenery and marine life.
Follow herds of huge elephants in the Addo Elephant National Park where spekboom grows wild and luxury accommodation awaits.
Travel from extremely dry habitat in the Great Karoo to the lush forests of Tsitsikamma. Enter the Karoo heartland, a landscape renowned for its beauty and wide open spaces. Meet local sheep and game farmers. Walk in the footprints of dinosaurs which roamed the plains millions of years ago.
Climb up the Langkloof Valley from this fertile apple-growing basin to the mountains of Elliot and Maclear in the southern Drakensberg. Hike the Wild Coast, this unique coastline and swim in warm lagoons. Wend your way between rustic huts and grazing cattle, hear the Fish Eagle call.
PORT ELIZABETH AND SURROUNDS
Welcome to the largest city in the Eastern Cape – the friendly, windy city! Partake in seaside holiday fun where the sun always seems to shine. Discover new water sports in Algoa Bay and walk the promenade at sunset.
Delight in vibrant nightlife, theatres, cinemas, restaurants and a casino in this small friendly town. Use East London as the ideal base from which to explore the north-eastern mountains and the famous Wild Coast.
HISTORY AND HERITAGE
Cape Dutch homes, ornate Victorian buildings and the lime-washed homesteads of the rural Xhosa provide tangible symbols of three vastly different cultures coming together in peaceful coexistence.