Discover the natural beauty and rich heritage of the South Coast and Port Edward with an extensive variety of activities availablenear and around the Wild Coast Sun.
Nature lovers can enjoy scenic walks along the nearby Umtamvuna Nature Reserve, varying in duration from an hour or three to a full day hike, surrounded by diverse fauna and flora. Explore the prehistoric fossil beds of the Petrified Forest on the stretch of beach between the Wild Coast Sun and the Mzamba River.
The pristine beaches are a sun-seeker’s haven, with abundant opportunities available for various beach and ocean activities, including diving, surfing, swimming or hiking along the coastal reserves. Speak to PRO to arrange a deep-sea fishing trip, and do your own dolphin and whale watching.
Visit the craft markets in the immediate vicinity of Wild Coast Sun, like the Cow Shed Pottery Market. Take the kids to see the petting zoo at Mac Banana’s. Enjoy truly fresh coffee and see where coffee is grown, roasted, blended and packed at Beaver Creek Coffee Farm.
Further afield, Oribi Gorge is just an hour away from Wild Coast Resort. It offers breath-taking waterfall views, zip lining, abseiling and white water rafting.
Whatever your fancy, there are plenty of Wild Coast attractions to explore and things to do.
Umtamvuna Nature Reserve
Explore the flora and fauna of this beautiful reserve. Keep your eyes on the skies, and you might just spot a Fish Eagle.
Phone: +27 39 313 2383
A must for those fascinated by natural history, ask the PRO to arrange for you to go on a guided walk to the Petrified Forest and Mzamba Cretaceous Deposits.
The unspoiled, golden beach of the Wild Coast is right on your doorstep when staying at the Wild Coast Sun.
Cow Shed Pottery Market
A delightful morning out, the Cow Shed's unique crockery sets and African curios are just waiting to be explored.
Phone: +27 039 311 3955
The Mac Banana estate is a full day out. There's an adventure golf course, a petting zoo, two restaurants, paintball, pony rides and a butterfly farm.
Phone: +27 39 319 1033
Pack your cameras when you go to Oribi Gorge, one of the most scenic Wild Coast attractions. There's rafting, abseiling and for the brave, the highest swing in the world with Wild 5 Adventures.
Phone: +27 82 566 7424
Beaver Creek Coffee Farm
Visit the roastery for a cup of coffee made with freshly ground coffee beans at Beaver Creek in Port Edward.
Phone: +27 39 311 2347
Deep Sea Fishing
If you're keen on landing the catch of the day, speak to the PRO for information on a deep-sea fishing trip off the South Coast.
Take your binoculars with on your Wild Coast getaway, and stay on the lookout for humpback whales and bottlenose dolphins, especially active during the Sardine Run.