Wild Coast The Wild Coast, Eastern Cape
The Wild Coast, Eastern Cape

The Wild Coast in the Eastern Cape offers visitors unspoiled wilderness, amazing angling and plentiful bird life. A hikers’ paradise, it is also rich in history and culture.

Addo Elephant National Park
Addo Elephant National Park

The Addo Elephant National Park is home to elephant, buffalo, lion, rhino and leopard while its marine area has whales and great white sharks, making it a Big Seven reserve.

Eastern Cape Highlights
Eastern Cape Highlights

The Wild Coast in the Eastern Cape remains one of the world’s most untouched scenic locations. Beaches don’t come more beautiful than those of the Wild Coast and thanks to the rugged nature of the coast, they remain undeveloped.

Port Elizabeth Beachfront Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

Located in the Eastern Cape province, Port Elizabeth is one of South Africa’s largest cities, and forms part of the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro.

beach, Eastern Cape Eastern Cape
Eastern Cape

Admire the flora and fauna of the Baviaanskloof Wilderness Area, which forms part of the Cape Floristic Region World Heritage Site, and the scenery and Bushman paintings in the Drakensberg uKhahlamba Park World Heritage Site. 

Shamwari lion Shamwari Private Game Reserve, Eastern Cape
Shamwari Private Game Reserve, Eastern Cape

Experience the African wilds in the luxurious Shamwari Private Game Reserve − a world-class establishment.

Hogsback, Eastern Cape
Hogsback, Eastern Cape

Deep in the Amathole Mountains of the Eastern Cape lies a village lost in time. Hogsback is a pure forest escape and a hiker’s delight.

Samara Private Game Reserve, in the Karoo Samara Private Game Reserve, Eastern Cape
Samara Private Game Reserve, Eastern Cape

You shouldn’t come to Samara in hurry. The Karoo is not a place that can be rushed. Come for the peace, mountains and unusual animals.

Wild Coast at Dwesa Nature Reserve Dwesa Nature Reserve, Eastern Cape
Dwesa Nature Reserve, Eastern Cape

The Dwesa Nature Reserve along the Wild Coast is set up against the Mbashe River, and is home to a beautiful beach, coastal forests and hilly grasslands.

The Baviaanskloof Mega Reserve Uniondale to Patensie – below the Baviaans
Uniondale to Patensie – below the Baviaans

When driving Route 62 in the Eastern Cape province from the town of Uniondale eastwards, you are never very far from the spirit and the culture of the ancient Khoikhoi people who lived here.

Surfing in Jeffreys Bay, Eastern Cape
Surfing in Jeffreys Bay, Eastern Cape

Jeffreys Bay extends from Cape Recife to Cape St Francis in South Africa's Eastern Cape province, and is famous for the quality and length of ride offered by its famous point break known as Supertubes.

dolphin, sardine run, bait ball Experience the sardine run
Experience the sardine run

South Africa's annual sardine run is a marine spectacle for everyone to enjoy, from birdwatchers and marine-life enthusiasts to amateur snorkellers and experienced divers.

roses, Bedford, Eastern Cape Bedford Rosarium, Eastern Cape
Bedford Rosarium, Eastern Cape

Heritage roses always have stories – where they came from, how they were rediscovered. Bedford in the Eastern Cape has a sanctuary for these charismatic old roses.

Rietbron Handcraft, wirework, Eastern Cape Rietbron Wire Handcraft
Rietbron Wire Handcraft

Rietbron Handcrafts in the tiny Karoo town of Rietbron in the Eastern Cape produce wire art that is delicate yet strong, and all shiny with sequins, beads and metal thread.

Jeya's, tavern, shebeen, Port Elizabeth Jeya’s Jazz Corner Tavern, Port Elizabeth
Jeya’s Jazz Corner Tavern, Port Elizabeth

Jeya’s Jazz Corner Tavern in New Brighton is one of the main features of a good city tour of Port Elizabeth.

Elizwe Ceramics, Cookhouse, Eastern Cape Elizwe Ceramics, Eastern Cape
Elizwe Ceramics, Eastern Cape

Elizwe Ceramics, located on a farm outside Cookhouse in the Eastern Cape, uses the art of working with clay to upskill unemployed people.

East London, Wild Coast, South Africa East London to Port St Johns – a Wild Coast route
East London to Port St Johns – a Wild Coast route

One of South Africa’s top natural and cultural destinations remains the Eastern Cape's Wild Coast, which offers adventure and surprise at every turn.