backRoad Trip: KZN Coastal Meander


Your first stop is Umhlanga Rocks for the trendy beach, vibrant nightlife and great restaurants. Next up is the Dolphin Coast between the Umdloti River and the Tugela River, where bottlenose dolphins can be spotted throughout the year. Then head to the coral reefs of the Sodwana Bay National Park for snorkelling. Finally, visit the iSimangaliso Wetland Park – the spectacular forested dunes are the highest in the world, and it’s great for spotting wildlife.


Visit as many beaches as possible, relaxing on the golden sand.

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