Eastern Cape Travel Guide

Map of Eastern Cape

Home to some of South Africas' best Malaria Free Safaris - the Eastern Cape has it all! From informal seaside escapes, to encounters with the Big Five on safari or a choice of scintillating city diversions - you're sure to find what you're looking for in the Eastern Cape.


Scenic diversity is one of the most striking characteristics of the region, ranging from the lush, evergreen Tsitsikamma Forest to the rugged Baviaanskloof Wilderness Area, the southern slopes of the Drakensberg and the arid Great Karoo. Alternating between sweeping sand, river mouths, rocks and covers, the coastline is a paradise for water sports enthusiasts. Among them, surfers ride the perfect waves, anglers reel in king-size catches, and board sailors revel in the challenge of the wind. Sunshine all year round, fine leisure resorts and splendid facilities ensure that the great outdoors is always in style.


Add to this fantastic Malaria Free Safari's making it a perfect family friendly destination and you have a perfect holiday spot!


Here are some of the region’s top attractions:


  • Addo Elephant National Park
  • Shamwari Private Game Reserve 
  • Grahamstown
  • Port Elizabeth
  • St Francis Bay
  • Jeffry's Bay 
  • East London