Culture & history
See the top attractions of Durban city on a sightseeing tour that takes in a variety of landmarks highlighting the cityâ€™s history and its culture. Take a walk through the city center and visit the Botanical Garden and the Kwa-Muhle Apartheid Museum.
Our Top Experiences and Tours in Durban:
If youĘ»re booking your trip to Durban last minute, we have you covered. Below are some of the top tours and experiences!
Relax to the sounds of birds and the sight of lovely flowers in the Botanical Garden
Visit the Kwa-Muhle Apartheid Museum
The 4-hour tour begins with a pick-up at your hotel, and youâ€™ll then embark on a scenic tour of Durban to see a variety of landmarks that highlight the city's diverse history and culture.Â On Victoria Street youâ€™ll see traditional Zulu attire and traditional healers offering different kinds of umothi (Zulu medicines). This is a popular area for local residents to meet for shopping and lunch.
After, your tour guide will show you around the exterior of the Moses Mabhida Stadium and explain its history, use and significance. You will be given time to go to the sky platform by an elevator called the Sky Car for an additional fee.Â The tour also includes a visit to uShaka Marine Worldâ€™s Village Walk on the famous Golden Mile Beachfront on Durbanâ€™s or Tambo parade. There you will be given time to shop and have lunch.
Visit the Kwa-Muhle Museum and learn about the history of apartheid in Durban.Â It also houses a very interesting HIV / Aids exhibition which educates the public on the South African HIV/ Aids situation.
Relax at the Botanical Garden and listen to the lovely melodies of different species of birds. Admire the many varieties of South African flowers as well.Â Afterwards youâ€™ll be taken on a drive to theÂ Durbanâ€™s City Hall, Durban Harbour and Umgeni Hindu temple. This is where your tour ends, and you will be transferred back to your hotel.
Professional tour guide
All entrance fees
Casual clothing and flat shoes are recommended
Be sure to bring sun protection
For all last minute bookings, you must contact the local partner the day before the tour to confirm
German and Polish languages can be requested
If you are a wheelchair user, please inform the local partner prior to the start of the tour
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund