©

Durban trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Durban

Trip Planner Africa  /  South Africa  /  KwaZulu-Natal  /  Durban

Surf City

Sunny weather and golden beaches await you on a vacation in Durban, a busy port city on the Indian Ocean known for its outdoorsy atmosphere. Wandering the buzzing city streets, you can discover colonial-era architectural gems and a vibrant blend of African and Asian cultures. Things to do in Durban include, among others, a wide range of recreational activities, from diving and surfing on one of the beaches, to hiking, skydiving, and swimming with sharks. Plan your tour of Durban and South Africa travel itinerary using our South Africa road trip website .
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Durban

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Durban

You'll find a variety of options for your stay in Durban, from backpacker hostels and affordable guesthouses, to luxurious beachfront resorts. You can also opt for private, rental lodgings, or a stylish boutique hotel. Accommodations in town cluster largely near the coastline, and the prices of most establishments rise and fall with the seasons. The most expensive time to visit remains the summer, from December to February.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay

Recently planned trips to Durban

3 days in Durban BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Durban BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA February, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Durban BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in Durban BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in Durban BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Durban BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA January, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Durban BY A USER FROM ZIMBABWE February, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: February, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Durban BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Durban BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in South Africa BY A USER FROM FRANCE February, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Durban BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, teens, kids, outdoors, romantic, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids, outdoors, romantic, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Durban BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans