Greyhound goes to Durban – 7 fun things to do when you get there

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Sun, surf and beautiful beaches, Durban in KwaZulu-Natal is a must for all holiday goers. Buy your Greyhound bus ticket to Durban, pack your flip-flops and discover just why Durbanites never seem to pack a jacket. You will fall in love with the variety this vibrant city has to offer from the warm weather, accommodation, restaurants, beaches, and fun-filled family activities.

Let’s embark on a true Greyhound journey and explore some of the fun activities to do in Durban.

  1. Good Vibez Only Picnic Setup

Picnicking is all about good food, views and spending time with your loved ones. Rather than meeting at a restaurant, how about you enjoy a delicious lunch and refreshing drinks with an ocean view? Whether it’s outdoors at the beach, in the park, a beautiful botanic garden of even in the comfort of your own garden or backyard Good Vibez Only will transform the space into a recreational utopia. You decide on the perfect spot (or if you don’t have one in mind, they will recommend options) and then Good Vibez Only Picnic Setup transforms the space into your forever memory. Now that’s a unique and wonderful way to create lasting memories with your loved ones in Durban!

Greyhound goes to Durban - 7 fun things to do when you get there

  1. Magical Gondola Night Rides

The Magical Gondola night ride makes you feel like you are in Venice yet you are in South Africa. Head on over to Durban Point Waterfront Canal and spend an hour in a cute gondola boat under the sky, sailing across waterways and bridges. It’s an escape from the bustling Durban City life and a great way to relax and unwind!

Greyhound goes to Durban - 7 fun things to do when you get there

  1. Tala Mini Day Safari

Swap a beach day for a Safari day! If escaping to the bush is your thing then the Tala Mini Day Safari is the perfect activity for you while on your beach holiday!  The Tala Mini Day Safari is a quick 45 minutes outside of Durban in the private Tala private game reserve and boasts animals like giraffes, rhinos, hippos and zebras. So, grab those binoculars and cameras and see what animals you and your private tour guide can find! It’s a fun day out for the kids and a guaranteed memory in the making!

Greyhound goes to Durban - 7 fun things to do when you get there

    1. Durban Ricksha Bus

We know you love buses, after all, you have just travelled to Durban on your favourite Greyhound so this activity should be perfect for you! A fantastic way to see the sights in Durban is to hop on the A17 Ricksha Bus at the North Beach Tourism Office. There are a variety of routes and tours to choose from and the tours run for about 3-5 hours. The bus stops at variety of tourist attractions like the KwaMuhle Museum, Juma Musjid Mosque, Moses Mobida Stadium, Victoria Street Market, and uShaka Marine World to name but a few. This tour is a great way to learn about the City and get a good overview of the many activities to do while you are in Durban.

Booking and departure from Ricksha bus kiosk at the Old Pavillion Site, Bay of Plenty – North Beach  +27 31 322 4209 (Telephone)Greyhound goes to Durban - 7 fun things to do when you get there

  1. Ushaka Marine World

Who doesn’t love a water park? You can’t go to Durban without visiting the popular Ushaka Marine World! It is an amazing place for the whole family – especially the kids. There are fun water slides, dolphin shows, paddle pools, shark cage diving experiences and an amazing aquarium. You can rest assured that your entire visit at Ushaka Marine World will be filled with fun!

Greyhound goes to Durban - 7 fun things to do when you get there

  1. Beach Day

Last but not least, Durban has incredible beaches! Plan some fun-filled family/friends’ day out and spend some time soaking up the sun (don’t forget your sunblock) and relaxing listening to the waves. Head into the warm Indian Oceans waters for a swim, rinse and repeat! Many popular beaches in Durban have a lekker vibe with restaurants, bars and markets scattered along the shores. After all, aren’t the beaches the reason you are heading to Durban in the first place?Greyhound goes to Durban - 7 fun things to do when you get there

  1. Travel to Durban with Greyhound

So, there you have it, fantastic activities for you, the family and friends to make your Durban trip a memorable one. We all know life is about the journey and not only the destination. So, make your JOURNEY part of your adventure with Greyhound! Greyhound is the most luxurious and comfortable way to travel by bus!

Greyhound works tirelessly to ensure that our coaches are in tip-top shape for you. From fleet maintenance to deep cleaning and sanitisation, we have put in place COVID-19 protocols to keep you safe! After all, safety and service excellence is the Greyhound way!

Greyhound goes to Durban - 7 fun things to do when you get there

Book your ticket to your city of adventure online now at or alternatively call our 24hrs Customer Care/Reservations on 011 611 8000. You can also book at any of our trusted partner’s Checkers, Shoprite, Pick n Pay, Makro, Game, Builders or Computicket!

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