Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth is a South African city on the coast of Algoa Bay, with its nature reserves and vast beaches, it is a marvel for sea and nature lovers.

It is an authentic pearl of the Eastern Cape Province and rich in tourist attractions: a paradise for shore excursions, natural reserves and the extensive beaches along the Algoa Bay. Port Elizabeth is a modern city, but full of history. Dubbed "the City of friendship", it is the capital of the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. It is one of the largest port cities in Africa, has a bustling the market square, a major university (named after the anti-apartheid leader), and many opportunities for those wishing to visit during their next trip on a Costa cruise. You can take shore excursions to the beach in a nature reserve. Animal lovers will be amazed by the beauty of Addo Elephant National Park, which hosts elephants, rhinos, lions, buffalos, leopards, whales and great white sharks.

 

Not to be missed: 

• Donkin Reserve, city park

• Addo Elephant National Park

• King's Beach