The Eastern Cape

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Eastern Cape - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

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  • 1. Art Route 67

    Public Art (Mural/Sculpture/Statue)

    Consisting of 67 public artworks by the Eastern Cape's local artists, the route symbolizes the 67 years that the late Nelson Mandela dedicated...Read More

  • 2. Hobie Beach

    Beach–Sight

    The pier marks the beginning of Hobie Beach, where sailing catamarans and Jet Skis launch, and where a number of annual events and festivals...Read More

  • 3. Humewood Beach

    Beach–Sight

    Humewood Beach runs from King's Beach to Shark Rock Pier. This beach has fine white sand and is a great place for families, with shaded areas...Read More

  • 4. King's Beach

    Beach–Sight

    Within the bay and starting closest to the city center and harbor (which is best avoided), the first beach you come to is King's Beach, so named...Read More

  • 5. McArthur Baths

    Humewood | Beach–Sight

    The section of beach near McArthur Baths is great for swimming and very popular. If you'd rather swim in flat water, head for the bath complex...Read More

  • 6. Pollock Beach

    Beach–Sight

    Adjacent to the suburb of Summerstrand, Pollock Beach is one of the better swimming beaches, with a lovely small natural tidal pool. It also...Read More

  • 7. Sardinia Bay

    Beach–Sight

    For a truly fantastic Port Elizabeth beach experience, very little can beat Sardinia Bay Beach, outside the bay and about a 20-minute drive...Read More

  • 8. South End Museum

    Museum/Gallery

    South End was once the most vibrant part of Port Elizabeth, until it was flattened by the apartheid-era government to "tidy up" the city and...Read More

  • 9. Red Location Museum

    New Brighton | Museum/Gallery

    Red Location Museum won the inaugural World Leadership Award in the Architecture and Civil Engineering category for 2005. Innovative displays...Read More

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