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Located in South Africa :: Eastern Cape
Category: Places :: Travel Region

Description [ correction ]

The Eastern Cape is known for its diverse landscape from beautiful beaches in East London and Plettenberg Bay, the forests of Tsitsikamma to the arid Great Karoo. This is a tourist's paradise. Their capital is Port Elizabeth, the fifth largest city in South Africa. People here are warm, generous and hospitable resulting in PE being nicknamed 'The Friendly City' The Eastern Cape has some of the best weather with more sunshine days than any other coastal town in the country. In contrast they also have SA's only ski resort, Tiffindell, situated in the Drakensberg on the slopes of the Ben Mcdhui, the highest peak in the Cape. Africa's largest Arts Festival is held in Grahamstown with both local and imported talent on show for 11 fun filled days. The predominant languages of the region include Xhosa, English and Afrikaans.

Contact [ correction ]
Address :  Eastern Cape, South Africa
Contact :  Eastern Cape Tourism Board
Tel :  +27(0)43 701 9600
Email :  Click Here
Host Website :  Click Here

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Activities [ correction ]
Game Viewing, Game Drives, Night Drives, Quad Bikes, 4WD Trails, Tours and Excursions, Picnics, Wine Tasting, Cellar Tours, Hiking Trails, Guided Walks, Mountain Biking, Donkey Trekking, Horse Trails, Tractor Rides, Donkey Cart Drives, Animal Feeding, Golf, Fishing, Swimming, Diving, Snorkelling, Surfing, Sandboarding, Water Skiing, Canoeing, Sea_Kayaking, Sailing, Boat Trips, White Water Rafting, Bird Watching, Whale or Dolphin Watching, Scenic Flights, Stargazing, Photography

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