It is the home of the pristine beaches, wildlife, history, and adventure. Located along the South eastern South African coast, Eastern Cape is one of the best places to be in South Africa. With the help of its unique natural diversity, it made the province rich in marine life and has a variety of plant and animal species. It is said to incorporate parts of all the ecological zones that occur in the whole South Africa. Through this, it became a haven for the wildlife.
Compared to the other places in South Africa, Eastern Cape has the most abundant wildlife. And Like all the other South African provinces, there are natural Parks in the Eastern Cape. Like the Addo Elephant National Park, where you will get to see elephants, rhinos, lions, leopards and great white sharks. Take a closer look at the Elephants near the park at Port Elizabeth. Tour the wild coast to catch some fantastic view of the ocean.
But the highlight is the adventure part the Eastern cape caters, such as river tubing on Storm’s River Gorge, Skydiving, and get to experience the bride bungeeing in Bloukran’s Bridge. Do some mountain trekking, bird watching in the forests and many more. There are also pristine beaches to visit.
What’s more awesome about the Eastern Cape is the historical heritage it left in South Africa. During the time when Nelson Mandela was fighting against the apartheid, the province became the centre in the fight for the democracy. Also, the former president himself and other political activists were all born in the province.
The tour will not be complete without going to the famous restaurants of the Eastern Cape. Try the finest seafoods in the Blackbeards Restaurant. Satisfy your cravings from the best tasting restaurants that offers extraordinary and unique style cuisine like the Grazia food and wine,and Die Walskipper restaurant. You can actually find a lot of eateries down in Eastern Cape that will feed your stomach as you travel the rich province. Certainly you will find this tour worth it.