Points Of Interest Near Flamboyant Self-Catering, Southbroom

Barn Swallows of Umkobi Lagoon

1.3km North of Flamboyant Self-Catering

An enormous flock of Barn Swallows have chosen to roost in the reed beds of Umkobi Lagoon at Southbroom, on the KwaZulu Natal South Coast, and in the summer months between October and April, visitors to the are can observe millions of swallows retiring...

Frederika Nature Reserve

1.4km North of Flamboyant Self-Catering

The Frederika Nature Reserve located at Southbroom on KwaZulu Natal's South coast, was established in 1977 when thirty beachfront residential sites were placed on the market to be sold. A concerned environmentalist named Leo Driessen realised the...

Riverbend Crocodile Farm

1.8km North of Flamboyant Self-Catering

The Riverbend Crocodile Farm has over 200 Nile crocodiles on display in a natural aquatic setting. The farm is a breeding centre for Nile crocodiles, producing over 4000 hatchlings every year. Demonstrations of crocodile hatchings take place in January...

Mpenjati Nature Reserve

5.7km North West of Flamboyant Self-Catering

The Mpenjati Nature Reserve is situated on the KwaZulu Natal South Coast 20 km south of the popular holiday destination of Margate. The beautiful reserve lies situated around the Mpenjati River Lagoon, and extends seawards 500m, serving to protect...

Pure Venom Reptile Park

15.0km North of Flamboyant Self-Catering

The Pure Venon Reptile Park is a great place to see and learn about the snakes and other reptiles of the South Coast. Daily snake demonstrations and guided tours are presented by professional staff, providing visitors with a much better understanding...

Mallards & Mercury Ski-Boat Festival

15.3km North of Flamboyant Self-Catering

Mallards & Mercury Ski-Boat Festival has proved to be one of the most successful and biggest ski-boat competitions in South Africa, and by far the largest fishing competition on KwaZulu Natal's Hibiscus Coast. The event draws an estimated 400 anglers...

Natal Space Centre

15.9km North West of Flamboyant Self-Catering

The Southern Cross Astronomical Observatory and Museum, also known as the Natal Space Centre, was opened in Port Edward on KwaZulu Natal's South Coast fifteen years ago. The complex consists of an astronomical museum housing an extremely large and...

Umtamvuna Nature Reserve

18.6km North West of Flamboyant Self-Catering

The Umtamvuna Nature Reserve is the southernmost of KwaZulu-Natal's nature reserves, and encompasses the northern bank of the Umtamvuna River, which forms the provincial boundary between KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape. The name 'Umtamvuna' means...

Wild Coast Sun Casino

20.4km North West of Flamboyant Self-Catering

The Wild Coast Sun Resort is one of Southern Africa's oldest and most popular casinos. Located just 5 km south of Port Edward the casino easy driving distance from many of the South Coast's beach resorts. The casino has over 400 slot machines...

Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve

21.0km North West of Flamboyant Self-Catering

Nearly 5 km wide at some points, and over 400 m deep, the Oribi Gorge is perhaps better classified as a canyon than a gorge. The reserve is located at the confluence of the Mzimkulu and Mximkulwana Rivers. Aeons of erosion by these rivers have carved...