The Eastern Cape
THE EASTERN CAPE INFO TRAVEL DIRECTORY
Welcome to Eastern Cape Info! Eastern Cape Info is a user-friendly website offering a comprehensive guide to Accommodation, Activities & Restaurants in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. The Eastern Cape is one of the premier holiday destinations in South Africa, offering unspoiled areas of breath-taking natural beauty for holiday makers!
Activities in The Eastern Cape
The Eastern Cape province offers activities to suit all tastes and pockets. There are a large number of game reserves which offer game viewing and a true African safari experience including the Big five. Most large game lodges are situated between Port Elizabeth and Grahamstown. The Sunshine Coast is very popular amongst holiday makers. Some of the towns include Port Elizabeth, East London, Port Alfred, Kenton on Sea, Bushmans River Mouth, Kidds Beach, etc.
The Wild Coast holds much excitement for the more adventurous tourist! Well known for its hiking trails and rugged coastline, the Wild Coast is home to some of the following towns: Gonubie, Coffee Bay, Haga Haga, Morgan Bay etc.
The Eastern Cape Info Travel Directory offers information about this spectacular eco-tourism destination which has an extremely rich biodiversity of national and international significance. The Eastern Cape province is home to seven of South Africa’s nine biomes (bio-geographic regions); over 3500 endemic plant species found nowhere else on earth; many internationally recognised important bird areas and diversity of natural landscapes which offer unique wilderness and coastal experiences.
The three main national parks are the Addo Elephant Park taking the lead as one of South Africa's finest game reserves, supported by Tsitsikamma National Park and the Baviaanskloof nature reserve (a world heritage site) and the many privately owned reserves, together enabling the Eastern Cape to offer itself as a truly well rounded holiday experience to visitors both from within South Africa and the many international visitors who have discovered this unique corner of Africa.
Besides the magnificent Game Reserves and wild life, the Eastern Cape province boasts with miles and miles of un-spoilt golden beaches, mountain and hiking escapes and trout fishing in the natural waters of the many mountain ranges.
Accommodation in The Eastern Cape
The Eastern Cape Travel Directory offers accommodation options to suit those wanting the best in luxury accommodation at internationally recognised standards, to smaller reserves catering for the budget conscious traveller. There are even economic camping opportunities, with many Guest Lodges and other lodging accommodation just outside the reserves.
Businesses in The Eastern Cape
There are many restaurants offering the very best in dining experiences, from the budget to the more finer. Eastern Cape food can be defined by the industrial energy of Port Elizabeth, the tranquillity of Tsume’s indigenous forests and the gentle rolling Winterberg Mountains. Visitors will find dining a pleasure in this region from the fresh East Coast seafoods of the Wild Coast, to the semi-arid plateau of Graaff Reinet. There is magic in every mouthful! Have a look at our Restaurant Directory for more information.
Wildlife, sunshine and adventure activities for all ... the Eastern Cape is truly South Africa's no 1 holiday destination!
This region also offers a range of other business opportunities and please feel free to view our business directory of the Eastern Cape.Read More