Durban Safaris and Tours

Durban City Tour

Explore the vibrant and bustling city of Durban on this day tour. Be escorted with your own private guide. Taste local foods and learn about the history of Durban and the people. Visit the Victoria Spice Market as well as the Zulu markets.

Durban is one of South Africa’s favorite cities to visit. From the beautiful blue seas of the Indian Ocean to the hustle and bustle of the Zulu and Indian Markets. On this tour you will learn more about the history of Durban as well as the traditions and cultures of the Indiana and Zulu people in Durban. You’ll also learn more about the famous “bunny chow” as well as try some local foods such as the “koeksister” and “biltong”!

Durban City Tour Itinerary

You’ll be collected by your guide at 8:30am and head down the beachfront where all the action is. Durban has recently expended the promenade making it the longest in Africa. There’s a world of history to discover. You’ll get to learn more about the harbor and it’s role in the development of Durban.

The city center is home to the historic building of Durban and you’ll get to discover more about them, from the City Hall to the old Court House Museum.

You’ll get to visit the largest outdoor “pharmacy” in South Africa and walk among the traders learning more about the Zulu culture and traditions. You’ll get to walk through the various markets of the so called “Warwick Markets”. You’ll get an opportunity to explore (and shop) the Victoria Market.

Also on the day’s itinerary is a visit to Africa’s oldest surviving botanical gardens where you’ll get to learn more about South Africa’s indigenous plants, trees and birds. Lunch is at a popular local spot overlooking the beautiful gardens of Mitchells Park.

Finally you’ll get an opportunity to enjoy the city from a view site before heading back to you accommodation.

What’s Included

  • Pick and drop off from your accommodation in the Durban area.
  • 30 Min tour of the Botanical Gardens (except Monday’s).
  • A guided walk through the markets.
  • Qualified guides through out the day.

What’s Excluded

  • Tip and curios.
  • Lunch is for your account.


  • Prices listed are per person.
  • Minimum of 2 persons required for the tour.
  • Group discounts available on asking.
  • Start at 8:30am.
  • Finish at approx. 3pm.

How to Book a Durban City Day Tour


Here are some photo’s from recent Durban city day tours.