Durban is not only the hub of Kwazulu Natal’s nightlife, but it’s also a hotpot of culture. With its fantastic climate, beautiful crystal blue water, lush vegetation, and friendly people inviting you to enjoy all the wonders of the city, you’ll be spoilt for choice. When she visits Durban, the Bucket List Genie can’t pass up the opportunity to enjoy some of her favourite things to do in Durban – apart from indulging in an authentic bunny chow!
The Moses Mabhida Stadium has, by far, been the most popular tourist destination in the city since it hosted the 2010 Soccer World Cup. Today, it offers the ever-popular Segway stadium tour, which will give you the inside scoop on this structure which holds its own amid other top international attractions and has boasted international guests and dignitaries from across the world.
While visiting the stadium, show your nerves of steel by taking the plunge with the bridge swing, known as the Big Rush. Free-falling from the arch of the Moses Mabhida stadium and swinging across the pitch on the Guinness World Records’ tallest swing since 2011 is guaranteed to give you the biggest rush.
Still have your eye on the sky? Then book a coastal microlight flight that offers magnificent aerial views over Ballito and the Tugela River Mouth. If conditions allow, you may even be able to fly above the ocean, from where you can enjoy the sea spray and observe the whales and dolphins as they frolic in the shallows below.
If you’ve always dreamed of learning to fly, make your visit to Durban count by booking an introductory aircraft self-fly experience. Experience the exhilaration of flight! Learn to fly with a structured and relaxed approach. If you are unsure of small aircraft and your ability to accept flying in one, then experience an Introductory Flight with a professional flight instructor.
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