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Things to do in Durban North

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Mall
“Small and intimate where you need not have to dodge the crowds but has everything you need”
  • 39 locals recommend
Zoo
“Umgeni River Bird Park features more than 200 species of birds, and some are the only representatives of their kind in Africa. On a network of paths running through lush landscaping and waterfalls, visitors can observe a variety of indigenous species as well as birds from Southeast Asia and Australia, including lories, cockatoos, and aras. One of the highlights of the park is the bird show where visitors can learn about more about the exotic species as they perform”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bar
“Great Irish Pub with good current TV sports programs and pretty good food and great beers and wines ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Italian food at its best, they also offer some amazing specials. Enjoy a 180 degree sea view while you eat. You will not be disappointed. Located a mere 5min safe pleasant walk from out accommodation.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Cafe
“Delicious milkshakes, and waffles. Healthy breakfasts, with a vibey atmosphere.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Transportation
“If you don't have a vehicle don't stress various options are available for your stay. We are also situated on the bus and taxi route which makes it very convenient.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Voted one of Durban's top Sushi and Seafood restaurants. The food is fresh and delicious. Service is outstanding and they have one of the most stunning views. Jacks also offers half price sushi from 12-6pm Mondays - Saturdays. Definitely one of our favourite local spots.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Park
“Traditional features like lily ponds,sculptures & meandering walkways highlight these public garden. Stunning views ,peace & quiet,Touristy”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Good all round restaurant and pub with good food and great sea views, open for lunch and dinner”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“Yes! We have a mangrove forest right in Durban. You have your own guide and can wander along the boardwalk and watch all the little mangrove crabs collecting their mangrove leaves..”
  • 3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Quick one stop shopping for all those things you may need at the last minute.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
“Extremely popular place for meeting up with friends and enjoying a delicious breakfast, and a cuppa coffee.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Another favourite of ours. Tom Yum Soup, Garden Beach Salad and other delicious treats....”
  • 10 locals recommend
Food & Drink Shop
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  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Our favourite place to unwind with a glass of wine and and delicious foccacia, after the busy week.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Go for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The views are great with wonderful, smiley service and delicious food! We recommend their pizza, pasta and burgers!”
  • 9 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Italian Restaurant
“Italian food at its best, they also offer some amazing specials. Enjoy a 180 degree sea view while you eat. You will not be disappointed. Located a mere 5min safe pleasant walk from out accommodation.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Voted one of Durban's top Sushi and Seafood restaurants. The food is fresh and delicious. Service is outstanding and they have one of the most stunning views. Jacks also offers half price sushi from 12-6pm Mondays - Saturdays. Definitely one of our favourite local spots.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Good all round restaurant and pub with good food and great sea views, open for lunch and dinner”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Our favourite place to unwind with a glass of wine and and delicious foccacia, after the busy week.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Store
“Extremely popular place for meeting up with friends and enjoying a delicious breakfast, and a cuppa coffee.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Go for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The views are great with wonderful, smiley service and delicious food! We recommend their pizza, pasta and burgers!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Another favourite of ours. Tom Yum Soup, Garden Beach Salad and other delicious treats....”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 4 locals recommend

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