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Located in South Africa :: KZN Midlands  :: Howick
Category: Places :: Town Medium

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Howick is located in the uMgungundlovu District of KwaZulu-Natal Province. The town is located South Africa about 88 kilometres from the port city of Durban. It is 1050 m above sea level, and has warm summers and cool dry winters. It is located on the N3 freeway, connecting it with the rest of South Africa. Howick is the location of the Howick Falls known as kwaNogqaza or 'The Place of the Tall One' by the original Zulu natives, it is a large waterfall that take place when the Umgeni River falls 95 metres over dolerite cliffs on its way to the Indian Ocean. There are several other waterfalls in the vicinity and all of them have claimed human lives.

Contact [ correction ]
Address :  KZN, South Africa
Cellphone Reception :  Good Main Cellular Network :  Vodacom. MTN

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Destination Information [ correction ]
Police Station :  Yes   Police Telephone :  +27(0)33 330 2893
Hospital : Yes   Hospital Telephone :  +27(0)33 330 2456
Doctor : Yes   Doctor Telephone :  +27(0)33 330 7289
Tourist Information :  Yes   Tourist Information Telephone :  +27(0)33 330 2355
Petrol :  Yes   Petrol Type :  95 EPU/LRP
Diesel :  Yes
Towing Service :  Yes   Towing Service Telephone :  +27(0)33 330 2874
Facilities :  Gas Refill, Shopping Centre, Shops, General Dealer, Bank, ATM, Foreign Exchange, Tour Services, Lodging, Camping, Butchery, Liquor, Restaurant, Pharmacy, Airstrip, Airfield, Car Rental, Tyre Repair, Tyre Sales

Facilities [ correction ]
Other Facilities :  Auto Dealer. Retirement Home. Medical Centre. Fast Food. Government Services.

Activities [ correction ]
Game Viewing, Game Drives, Picnics, Cellar Tours, Hiking Trails, Mountain Biking, Fishing, Swimming, Surfing, Canoeing, Boat Trips, Bird Watching
More Activities :  Golf. Horse Riding. Paintball.

Travelling Information

Hospital no. given for Medi-Clinic - Howick Private Hospital. The towing number is for Mr Towing & Recovery Howick. Taxi/Shuttle Services. There is a Mechanic/Workshops at Halfway Toyota Howick. Doctor number is for Dr D. Naidoo.

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