Amenities & Attractions Close to Acorn B&B
Discover DurbanDURBAN has plenty of venues and attractions to offer visitors – and here are just a few of them around the city.
The iconic landmark, Moses Mabhida Stadium, where you will find the Big Rush Big Swing, the world’s only stadium swing and the largest swing in the world. Thrill-seekers are able to jump 106 meters above the pitch and swing out in a 220-metre arc. The Stadium’s Sky Car, which will take you up over the stadium for and unforgettable view of the city.
UShaka Marine World, Africa’s largest marine theme park
Durban Botanic Gardens
The Golden Mile, the famous beachfront strip, offering world-class surfing waves
Umgeni Bird Park
Durban’s Green Corridor
The African Art Centre
A city tour on a Ricksha bus (tel: 031 322 4209)
The Inanda Heritage Trail, including the Phoenix Settlement where Mahatma Gandhi developed his philosophy of passive resistance: the Ohlange Institute, founded by the first president of the African National Congress, Rev John Dube, which is the same place where Nelson Mandela cast his historic vote in the country’s first democratic elections in 1994.