Wilson's Wharf is Durban's Waterfront marina with attractions such as floating restaurants, specialty shops, pubs, restaurants, a craft-house and the Cataline Theatre. Feel the vibrant marine buzz and enjoy the marvellous harbour views.
Take a cruise on Durban's coastline and be part of sea voyage. Witness the colourful yacht marina, the extraordinary Sugar Terminal and the Bayhead Heritage Park. Cruises depart daily and are weather permitting. Booking is essential.
Be part of the historical and yet fascinating discovery of the Natal Maritime Museum, which is set on-board three South African ships - two tug boats, the Ulundi and JR More and a midesweeper and the SAS Durban. One of the highlighs of the museum is the Britannia Exhibition Hall, offering a terrific nautical experience.
Umgeni River Bird Park
Immerse yourself in the freedom that nature provides. Enjoy a relaxed day at the Umgeni River Bird Park while admiring the beauty of Africa's rare bird life collection. Free flight Bird Show - the first in Africa, comprising of critically endangered species like the Wattled Crane, as well as owls, storks, hornbills and a Cape Vulture. Fun for you and the family.
Daily bird shows are at 11am and 2pm.
The Green Hub – Durban Green Corridor
Durban's 'Green Heart' - connecting people with nature. A focal point for the Durban Green Corridor is The Green Hub - an innovative, sustainable and environmentally - responsible building at Blue Lagoon Park, housing a nature-based tourism and sustainable living information, education and promotion centre.
The Green Hub also serves as the base and trail hub for Durban Green Corridor (DGC) which operates canoeing, hiking, mountain biking, bird watching and cultural tours up into the uMngeni Valley, inland to Inanda Dam and on further to iSithumba in the beautiful Valley of a Thousand Hills. For those less adventurous you can also simply go to one of the many DGC sites along the valley and enjoy some of the best picnic spots in Durban surrounded by breath taking natural beauty – cliffs, dams, waterfalls, valleys, hills, a winding river and so much more.
The Green Hub is open 7 days a week.
For more information about the Durban Green Corridor and its activities contact below or visit www.durbangreencorridor.co.za
Tel: 031 322 6026/7