Lonely Planet Writer

Sodwana Bay section of iSimangaliso to get facelift

The Sodwana Bay section of KwaZulu-Natal’s iSimangaliso Wetland Park is to receive a R720 million (US$53 million) upgrade over the next 24 months.

Sodwana Bay.
Sodwana Bay. Image by Hayden / CC BY 2.0

The works will include a modern visitor reception and gate complex, craft markets and new recreation areas for day visitors – all facilities will have access for people with disabilities. The Sodwana area is an integral part of the park, and hosts some of the rarest forest types and species in South Africa. Read more: news24.com