Things to do in Port Elizabeth

A blog about things to do in the Friendly City of South Africa.

Explore Port Elizabeth's tourist attractions, activities and the many things to do in Port Elizabeth and in the Port Elizabeth area - from extreme adventure activities to milder family orientated activities.

Visit some of Port Elizabeth's famous restaurants and coffeeshops and experience our local flavours.

Sunland - The heart of the Sundays River Valley

Posted by Travel Trip Blogger on Mon November 24, 2014 in Fun day trips from Port Elizabeth.

No wonder if you have never heard of Sunland. It is a tranquil little village which ideally lies close to the Greater Addo Elephant Park, overlooking the beautiful Zuurberg Mountains. If it weren’t for its name, it would probably vanish in obscurity too, but as the sun does shine here for most of the year, it doesn’t. It even has its own annual Citrus Carnival in August to prove it.

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Uitenhage

Posted by Travel Trip Blogger on Sun November 23, 2014 in Fun day trips from Port Elizabeth.

Situated on the Zwartkops River just 38 kilometres north west of Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage or the "Garden Town" is known for its gorgeous position in the foothills of the Winterhoek Mountains, its many rambling parks and a climate that allows gardens to flourish with little input.

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Sandboarding at Sunday's River

Posted by Travel Trip Blogger on Sun November 23, 2014 in Events in Port Elizabeth .

Travel 30 minutes from Belvedere Cottages in Port Elizabeth where you will find Sandboarding at Sunday's River.

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Mini Train in Port Elizabeth

Posted by PE Travel Blogger on Fri November 21, 2014 in Events in Port Elizabeth .

At Londt Park in Sunridge Park is a delightful miniature railway, complete with station, overhead pedestrian bridge and tunnel. The Londt Park Mini Train runs on the first Sunday of every month.

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