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Three of the Top Durban Attractions You Cannot Miss

What makes Durban one of the top destinations in South Africa; one that holidaymakers scramble hard to grab hold of flights’ tickets for? Well, being the largest city in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban has a smorgasbord of interesting things to perpetually keep its visitors engrossed. Whether it is the beautiful botanic gardens that are renowned for rich flora or the scenic valley of 1000 Hills, the city never fails to draw the attention of its visitors. Though Durban is brimmed with things to do and see there are few attractions that are a must visit for a perfect holiday. Here is a quick peek into just three of them.

The Valley of a 1000 Hills

The Valley of a 1000 hills is a magnificent place that can spellbind any kind of holidaymaker with its sheer beauty. Unexplored nature, scenic views, great hospitality at amazing places around to wine and dine – this place must not be missed on a trip to Durban. Steam train trips from Kloof station to Cato Ridge on the weekend is one of the most popular attractions here.

uShaka Sea World Aquarium


Are you on a family holiday with kids? There is no better place than the Sea World Aquarium to have a great experience with family. There are a number of water-based activities that are sure to delight you. If you have a love for ocean’s most ferocious creature – the shark, the Sea World offers a shark cage experience and you can feel the adrenaline pumping as you are lowered in an enclosed cylinder into the huge shark exhibit. Other attractions like Ocean-walker experience and Snorkel lagoon remain the hot favourite.

Moses Mabhida Stadium

Moses Mabhida Stadium by Mohammed Moosa / CC BY

Moses Mabhida Stadium by Mohammed Moosa / CC BY

Moses Mabhida Stadium is a must visit for those who are seeking adventure and fun. The thrilling Skycar ride leading to the top of the arch is your ticket to view Durban like you have never done! Walk five hundred fifty steps to the sky platform on the Adventure Walk or take a guided tour of the stadium for guaranteed and unmatched fun. Moses Mabhida Stadium takes your Durban experience to the next level and is simply loved by sport enthusiasts who wish to get the most out of their trip to Durban.