Port Elizabeth

South Africa

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Cruises to Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth is one of South Africa's major municipalities and bears the nickname "The Friendly City." Relax on beautiful King's Beach. Spot some big game at the Kragga Kamma Game Park nature reserve. Explore the rich history of South Africa's Eastern Cape at the Donkin Reserve. Try local dishes like potjiekos, an indigenous stew cooked outdoors in a cast-iron pot.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Cruise Terminal Port Elizabeth. Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    Standard Time Zone. UTC/GMT +2 hours
  • Language
    The 3 main local languages are Xhosa, English and Afrikaans.
  • Language
    Port Elizabeth is located at the end of the Garden Route, a iconic 190 mile stretch of the southwestern coast of South Africa.
    • Currency & Shopping
      The local currency in South Africa is the rand.
    • Famous For
      Located along Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth is one of South Africa’s major seaports and the Southernmost large city in Africa.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Port Elizabeth is a popular destination for whale watching, with humpback, southern right, and Bryde’s whales seen throughout the year.
    • Fun Fact #2
      The Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium hosted 8 matches during the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

Port Elizabeth TOP EXCURSIONS

Garden Route South Africa
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We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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Garden Route South Africa

Garden Route Explorer (LIZ-DUR) - Double Occupancy

Enjoy a beautiful scenic drive from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town on your 3-night Garden Route Overland. The Garden Route...

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Garden Route South Africa

Garden Route Explorer (LIZ-DUR) - Single Occupancy

Enjoy a beautiful scenic drive from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town on your 3-night Garden Route Overland. The Garden Route...

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Leopard Mountain Safari (LIZ-RIC) - Double Occupancy

Travel to the 58,000-acre Manyoni Private Game Reserve and overnight at Leopard Mountain Lodge which has the most specta...

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Leopard Mountain Safari (LIZ-RIC) - Single Occupancy

Travel to the 58,000-acre Manyoni Private Game Reserve and overnight at Leopard Mountain Lodge which has the most specta...

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