Experiences - KCDM


  • Richards Bay: One of the main attractions, Richards Bay offers pristine beaches perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and beach sports. Alkantstrand Beach is a favorite for its clean sands and excellent facilities.
  • Fishing and Boating: The district's coastline is ideal for deep-sea fishing and boating. Richards Bay Harbor provides ample opportunities for water-based activities.
  • Scuba Diving and Snorkeling: The warm waters and vibrant marine life make the area perfect for underwater exploration. Spots near Richards Bay and surrounding areas are popular for these activities.
  • Bird Watching: The region is rich in birdlife, making it a paradise for bird watchers. Various reserves and coastal areas provide excellent opportunities to observe a wide variety of bird species.
  • Hiking and Trails: The diverse landscape offers numerous hiking trails, ranging from coastal walks to more challenging routes in the mountainous areas.
  • Quad Biking and Horse Riding: For thrill-seekers, the district offers quad biking and horse riding adventures through scenic routes and off-road tracks.
  • Land-Sea Integration Projects: The King Cetshwayo District has been selected for demonstration projects that integrate marine and terrestrial habitats. These projects aim to balance economic opportunities with environmental sustainability and provide a model for other regions.


Located approximately 180 km`s north east of Durban and 465 km`s south of Maputo in Mozambique on the eastern coastline.

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King Cetshwayo District Municipality.
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Email. mavundlan@kingcetshwayo.gov.za
Phone. 035 799 2603