Umhlanga Main Beach, Umhlanga Rocks

4.4
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Offering outstanding swimming conditions, Umhlanga Main Beach is equipped with all the necessary tourist facilities, including restrooms, showers, and umbrellas for rent. Enjoy the warm ocean breeze or take advantage of the high waves perfect for surfing and other water sport activities. You can also take a walk on the coastal promenade and visit the local cafes and restaurants. Remember to swim only in dedicated areas near the lifeguard stations, and keep in mind that seasonal currents can get strong at this location. Use our Umhlanga Rocks planner to add Umhlanga Main Beach and other attractions to your Umhlanga Rocks vacation plans.
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  • This is the main attraction in Durban and popular with the locals as well. It is a long stretch of beach where you can take a leisurely stroll.  more »
  • What a refreshing beach with lovely sorroundings. The views by the beach are to die for, perfect for relaxation with friends, family just take caution as the waves in the water are quite strong...  more »
  • A very well maintained walkway with options of the sand or paved walkway. Best time early in the am to see the sunrise. Generally safe and thanks to the many residents/ratepayers that privately...  more »

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