Fun day trips from Port Elizabeth

Staying in Port Elizabeth for a day or three? Explore the area around Port Elizabeth, and enjoy nearby attractions, restaurants, shopping, sightseeing and places worth visiting.

We have put together a list of suggested self drive or guided day trips from Belvedere and Doncaster Cottages in Port Elizabeth.

Crossways Country Kitchen

Posted by Trips with Rita on Sun March 19, 2017 in Fun day trips from Port Elizabeth.

We took Rita our 1959 Morris Minor 1000 out for a run to Crossways Country Kitchen just outside Port Elizabeth.

Crossways Country Kitchen "Soul Food Restaurant" situated at 33.8983° S, 25.1754° E

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Phillips Grave and Irrigation Tunnel

Posted by Roy says.... on Tue November 25, 2014 in Fun day trips from Port Elizabeth.

Dr John Philip head of the London Missionary Society in South Africa, started Hankey with the the purpose of the establishment of the village was to grow mielies and corn for the LMS main station at Bethelsdorp and also to carry out evangelistic work.

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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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Daniell Cheetah Project

Posted by PE Travel Blogger on Fri November 14, 2014 in Fun day trips from Port Elizabeth.

The focus of the project is to play a part in the conservation of the Cheetah (Acinonyx Jubatus), re-establishing pure gene lines, as well as to educate the public about the importance of conserving this amazing species. The Daniell Cheetah Project was established in May 2001.

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