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Long, calm walk with amazing scenery

An amazing walk for all ages and who can resist looking at the beautiful ocean while walking. Well... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Durban, South Africa
Best 2,5 km promenade in Durban North.

The paved walkway from the Durban- view park in the south to the Breakers resort in the north and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
70 Marine Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
+27 82 450 0302
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Reviewed 4 days ago

An amazing walk for all ages and who can resist looking at the beautiful ocean while walking. Well kept and clean as well

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 978tasnimk
Reviewed 5 days ago

The paved walkway from the Durban- view park in the south to the Breakers resort in the north and the nature reserve beyond I’d the best 2,5 km walk in Durban. The light house is 50 years old and is a land mark and beautiful....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 220umeshj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking in the promenade is moat relaxing just watching the waves and listening to the waves crashing a sense that relaxes your mind n feeling a sense of freedom from a stressful day

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Loverstravel02
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well maintain and safe, you literally walking on the ocean and the sea breeze is totally breathtaking. Pathway takes you all the way to the lagoon so perfect for the early morning jog or evening stroll. Could do this every day

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mr_MJO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The promenade is great. It is quite long, from the one end, past the whalebone pier, all the way through to the Breakers. It is well worth the walk or the run. it is exceptional over New Years when you get to the see the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Big_GWP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a walk along this beach on a cloudy summer day. It is a very clean and safe beach for tourist. There are hotels with ocean views and a lighthouse. People were surf fishing. This is a nice place to get away to.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rickeys-Travels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful coastline and it's worth making time to meander along the promenade. You'll find people enjoying the walk and scenery from early morning to late afternoon. If you participate in the weekly parkrun, you'll explore the promenade from the one end to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ryamarim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This much improved walkway now takes you all the way from the very northern part of Umhlanga (The Breakers Resort) to the very south. It is paved but the indigenous plants have been well preserved & their is adequate security. You have an uninterrupted view...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Reviewed 10 December 2018

I visited this promenade as parkrun was happening here ,its a nice promenade to walk or run around and has chairs to sit and goes past the lighthouse ,not best for swimming due to the rocks

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Its around a 4.5 km walk and is best walked at early light say 5 am as its not so busy and quite quite.Walk past all the most expensive hotels in Durban. Beaches are beautiful and the sunrise is of the best in the world....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from pearlm26 | Reviewed this property |
No. Unfortunately not. Running, walking only.