Durban Vacations

South Africa
Durban‘s cosmopolitan vibe and miles of sandy beaches make it one of the most distinctive cities in South Africa. “Durbs”, as the locals call it, is a melting pot of cultures, reflected magnificently in its dining and art scenes. Almost a quarter of the city’s population is Indian, and travelers …

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Reviews of Durban

ClaudioSe
ClaudioSeMilano, Italia
24/01/2019

Durban promenade is a great place to walk, despite the ugliness of the high rise hotels on the side. Durban Indian food is another of its strong selling points. Countless of beaches and nature reserve at his door steps makes it a really good urban base for nature lovers.

Greer & Mike
Greer & MikeWatamu, Kenya
04/12/2016

Too built up for my liking... but it's a personal thing.. also not very safe.

Mahmood Jagot
Mahmood JagotDurban
24/03/2016

Beautiful, within an hour or 2 u can be in a nature reserve or mountain. Of course it's a coastal city with beautiful beaches hugged by the warm Indian ocean.

Matthew Crompton
Matthew CromptonSydney, Australia
10/05/2012

With its fine beaches, great dining (yay bunny chow!), and colorful mixture of Zulu and Indian cultures, Durban is a place that too may people breeze past on their way up to Jo'burg. Walk the length of the beaches and enjoy the sun, shop in Victoria Market for crafts and spices, and eat your heart out -- Durban is more than worth a night or two of your time.