Durban Sports & Activities

Uncover sports & activities in Durban with our insider's guide.


It's easy to charter all manner of boats, from a paddleski (a flat fiberglass board that you paddle) for a few rand to a deep-sea fishing vessel...

Dolphin-watching and Diving

Calypso Dive and Adventure Centre. This PADI five-star Instructor Development Center organizes dives, rents equipment and conducts dolphin...


Deep-sea fishing is a popular activity, as there's almost always something biting. Summer (November–May) brings game fish like barracuda, marlin...


Durban is a great destination for golfers, with a number of internationally acclaimed courses in subtropical settings. Lush, forest-fringed...

Helicopter Tours

JNC Helicopters. Flips (a short flight on a helicopter) are undertaken with up to three people leaving from Virgina Airport. Take a scenic...


Surfing has a fanatical following in Durban, and several local and international tournaments are staged on the city's beaches, at nearby Umhlanga...


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