St Lucia and the iSimangoliso Wetland Park offers a multitude of interesting activities, sightseeing
and places of interest, most of which is very close to town. We can also assist in booking the
activities. Below are and the just a few of the amazing activities that you can choose from.
Hippo and Crock Boat Cruise
Get close up and personal with the resident of the estuary. Witnessing Hippo, Nile Crocodiles and hundreds of bird species on a 2 hour boat cruise.
Eastern Shores & Cape Vidal
An incredible and magnificent area to wonder and explore. Discover the famous Cape Vidal. An in- depth exploration of the iSimangoliso Wetlands Park and its inhabitants, history and scenic beauty.
Western Shores & Charters Creek
On the edge of the bustling and world famous seaside resort of St Lucia lies the Western Shores that will enthral the whole family. A Gateway to Africa’s famous inhabitants, which occur here in abundance. See Elephant, Leopard, Rhino as well as Giraffe
Midnight Turtle Tours
This is a seasonal trip (1 November – end of February) where you experience the miracle of the reproduction of the leather-back and loggerhead turtles.
Snorkelling in Cape Vidal
Possibly one of the most popular spots for snorkelling in South Africa. You’re in for one of Kwa-Zulu Natal’s gems, you don’t want to miss out on this opportunity. Along the rocky reef you have an excellent chance to snorkel with Honeycomb Moray Eels, huge shoals of Flag tails and Rounded Moonies.
Enjoy a magical experience of these gentle giants - the mighty 40 ton Humpback Whale from as close as 50 m. A two hour exploration into the deep. (Mid May – Mid December)
iGwalagwala: Zulu word
meaning Purple Crested Turaco/Loerie.
St Lucia offers birders over 420 recorded species. Be assured of some great birding in one of the most bio-diverse areas. There is a series of self-guided trails and also excellent local guides.
Discover the beauty of the game reserve that surrounds St Lucia on a specialised game drive, an
abundance of wildlife from the Wetlands to the Savanna Grasslands. Discover why this area is a
World Heritage Site.
- Big 5 Safaris to the Hluhluwe/iMfolozi Game Reserve
- Full day Safaris to the World Heritage Site
- iSimangaliso Wetlands Parks Safaris
- Night Drives in the Park
St Lucia is the ideal place to be memorised by the stunning South African sunset. Our sunsets are truly spectacular our skies share the same beautiful hues and colours of sunset, reminding you that you are in our beautiful country, as the horizon catches fire and the land gets painted in red and orange shades
Immerse yourself into this highly rich and diverse culture and learn about the Zulu history. Watch traditional Zulu dancing, visit homesteads and kraals, view beautiful bead-work and various crafts .
Horse riding can be done along the beach in St Lucia or Game Ride within the Eastern Shores. The trips are a minimum of 1 hour long and a combo trip combining beach and game can be arranged. You will be accompanied by a qualified rider at all times.