uShaka Beach


The somewhat sheltered beach at uShaka Marine World marks the southern end of the Golden Mile.

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Nearby Durban attractions

1. uShaka Marine World

0.08 MILES

Divided into areas including Sea World and Wet’n’Wild, uShaka Marine World boasts one of the largest aquariums in the world, the biggest collection of…

2. Addington Beach

0.24 MILES

This popular beach is located beside uShaka Marine World. It's good for swimming and popular with families.

4. New Beach

0.79 MILES

Popular outdoor venue for parties and concerts.

5. Dairy Beach

1.07 MILES

Consistent waves due to a good beach break make this a hot surfing spot on Durban's Golden Mile.

6. Port Natal Maritime Museum

1.08 MILES

In the midst of Durban's busy southern seafront you can explore two former steam tugs and see the huge wicker basket once used for hoisting passengers…

7. Old Courthouse Museum

1.25 MILES

Found in the beautiful 1866 courthouse behind City Hall, this museum offers a worthwhile insight into the highs and lows of colonial living. There's also…

8. North Beach

1.27 MILES

A popular and often crowded swimming beach north of the harbour on Durban's Golden Mile.