You can find some great beaches in South Africa. The visitors can have a great fun time in these beaches of South Africa. Apart from the wildlife reserves in South Africa, beaches also play an important role in attracting tourists to the country. You can enjoy your summer holidays or short trips to the beaches of South Africa as the country possess beautiful beaches with turquoise waters and white sandy coastlines.

 

East London is a city in Eastern Cape Province which has some of the best beaches. Orient Beach is good for swimming. Eastern Beach provides a scenic view with its black rocks, and allows the visitors to explore and take great photos there. Gonubie Beach and Nahoon Beach are good for long walks along the sandy shores.

 

Port Elizabeth beaches of Eastern Cape Province are protected by Algoa Bay. Humewood Beach and Kings Beach are safe for surfing and swimming.

 

South Beach in Durban of KwaZulu-Natal province is perfect for surfing and swimming. uShaka Marine World is spread across 15 hectares land of this beachfront.

 

Margate  is another beach in KwaZulu-Natal province which is favored by young people to enjoy their summer holidays.

 

Cape Vidal is one of the best beaches in South Africa with white sandy beach. The visitors can enjoy the coolness of rock pools in the beach. The visitors can also see humpback whales here in the month of October.

 

Umhlanga Beaches in KwaZulu-Natal province offers great fun to the visitors such as swimming, surfing, rock pools, warm tidal pools, and boogie boarding.

 

Camps Bay  in Western Cape Province offers a spectacular sunset to the visitor. It also offers great views of Lions Head and Twelve Apostles.

 

Blouberg Beach in Western Cape Province offers the view of Robben Island and Table Mountain. Robben Island is the Island where South Africa’s ex-president was held as a prisoner for more than twenty years.

 

Boulders Beach in Western Cape is place where you can see jackass penguins. The spectacular scenery around the beach is due to the presence of granite boulders. The visitors can enjoy swimming in this beach.

 

Hermanus is famous for whale watching. Whale Festival is celebrated here to enjoy the migration of southern right whales during spring.

 

Muizenberg Beach is ideal for families where people can swim and enjoy a relaxed picnic.

 

Noetzie Beach in Western Cape Garden Route is famous for its three castles. Buffels Bay is in proximity to the Noetzie Beach.

 

Plettenberg Bay has two beaches such as Lookout and Robberg. Lookout Beach offers scenic views of Outeniqua Mountains and sunset. Whale watching is offered by Robberg Beach.

 

Elands Bay is in Western Cape Province and it is famous for surfing. Visitors can enjoy the rock painting on the caves at Elands Bay.

 

Jeffreys Bay is in Eastern Cape Province and it is a popular surfing destination.

 

Cape St. Francis is located in Eastern Cape Province and it is famous for surfing.