Beachside getaways

Dreaming of a #beachside getaway these holidays?
Make that dream a reality on the KZN South Coast!

The KZN South Coast has 5 stunning Blue Flag beaches and 2 pilot beaches to choose from, which are awarded annually for their safety, water quality and environmental education and management standards. These blue flag beaches can be found in Hibberdene, Umzumbe, Southport,Margate, Ramsgate, Southbroom and Trafalgar.

World-class restaurants and bars are only a stone’s throw away from these gorgeous beaches and offer up a variety of #southcoastcuisine from fresh seafood to gourmet burgers.

Resident marine adventure tours provide a glimpse below the water for those with an affinity for adventure. These marine tour providers showcase the KZN South Coast’s stunning Aliwal Shoal and Protea banks from both above and below. Whether it’s shark cage diving, deep sea boat rides or an underwater sea safari, the KZN South Coast is the place to #Explore.

A rich fishing culture resides along the KZN South Coast, with most beaches offering up excellent fishing experiences.

Always wanted to learn how to surf? Take advantage of the many surf schools jotted along the KZN South Coast and learn how to ride the perfect waves of the KZN South Coast.

Gallop into the sunset with the many horseback riding centers along the shore side in Pennington, Shelly Beach and Trafalgar.

The Sao Joao monument is a must see for all coastal visitors. This monument commemorates those lost in the 1552 sinking of the Portuguese ship, Sao Joao.

So head on down these holidays and make the KZN South Coast your destination for relaxation, exploration and adventure!

For more #Getaway ideas follow @infosouthcoast, download the Ugu South Coast Tourism App for android and apple IOS or head on down to

Go make memories!