ACTIVITIES AND THINGS TO DO
WHILE IN PORT ELIZABETH
ACTIVITIES AND THINGS TO DO WHILE IN PORT ELIZABETH
BEACHES AND WATER SPORTSBoasting over 40km of pristine stretches of white sand blue flag beaches fronting the warm Indian Ocean, excellent surfing opportunities and a constant fair wind ideal for sailing, Port Elizabeth is often referred to as the Water Sports Capital of South Africa.
ADDO ELEPHANT NATIONAL PARKNow the third largest national park within South Africa, Addo Elephant Park has expanded in efforts to conserve a wider range of fauna, flora, biodiversity and landscapes. Just an hour’s drive from PE, this is a wonderful day trip with spectacular scenery, game viewing and birding opportunities.
RESTAURANTS AND EATERIES
You will find a diverse range of restaurants in Port Elizabeth. Experience an eclectic range of eateries ranging from Thai and Mexican restaurants to tapas, fine fining to sushi bars and fresh seafood. The growing café culture also supports many world-class coffee shops and artisan bakeries.
CULTURAL EXPERIENCESThe various heritage routes in and around Port Elizabeth incorporate many of the historical attractions as well as the modern developments in the Bay and make for fascinating scenic day tours. Experience heritages trails, historical tours, art galleries, museums and more.
HIKING AND WALKING TRAILSThe topography of Nelson Mandela Bay and its surrounding areas provide many coastal and inland hiking and walking opportunities, from half or full day hikes for the intermediate or experienced hikers to easy scenic walking trails for those looking for a more leisurely adventure.
MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILSNelson Mandela Bay and the surrounding area is spoiled for choice when it comes to MTB tracks and trails, offering some of the best mountain biking opportunities in the Eastern Cape. The selection of trails have options for both the experienced and novice rider.
We work hard to go the extra mile to satisfy our customers needs and we can now offer you custom made tours to make your stay in PE more memorable. Tours include day trips to Addo, township tours, city heritage tours, whale and dolphin watching tours, horse riding on Sardinia Beach and many more. We can even pack you a picnic lunch!