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Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) Tours, Safaris & Game Drives

Explore the diverse Port Elizabeth attractions and Gqeberha tours, offering unforgettable Eastern Cape experiences such as Addo Elephant Park safaris, wildlife encounters, beach activities in Algoa Bay, historical sites tours, adventure tours throughout the Eastern Cape, thrilling whale watching in Algoa Bay, and an array of family-friendly activities in PE.

Explore Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth): Your Gateway to Adventure and Culture

Nestled along South Africa's scenic Eastern Cape, Gqeberha, formerly known as Port Elizabeth, is a treasure trove of rich history, stunning coastal beauty, and thrilling wildlife encounters. Whether you’re seeking city sightseeing, beach escapes, or exciting safaris, Gqeberha promises an unforgettable experience.

Discover the Best Tours in Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth)

1. Ultimate Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) City and Safari Tour

Discover the best of Gqeberha in one day, by blending city exploration with a thrilling safari. Begin your adventure at Cape Recife Lighthouse and the historic Donkin Reserve, then dive into the local culture at bustling markets. Cap off your day with a 2-hour safari at a nearby private game reserve, home to cheetahs, elephants, and other magnificent wildlife.

  • Includes: Pickup and drop-off, English-speaking tour guide, bottled water, lighthouse entry fees, and a 2-hour game drive.
  • Ideal For: Families, couples, small groups, and cruise ship passengers.
  • Experience: city tours, Cape Recife, Donkin Reserve, Gqeberha safari, wildlife encounters.

Price: From: R2295 - R2700 per adult 

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2. Addo Elephant National Park Full-Day Safari

Immerse yourself in the wild at Addo Elephant National Park, renowned for its population of elephants and the "Big Five". This full-day small-group tour offers an intimate view of Africa's majestic wildlife, perfect for nature lovers and adventure seekers.

  • Includes: Pickup and drop-off, lunch and refreshments, expert guide, and park entry fees.
  • Ideal For: Families, of all ages, cruise ship passengers, small group safari tours 
  • Experience: Addo Elephant Park, Big Five safari, wildlife tours, malaria-free safari in South Africa

Price: From: R2295 - R2700 per adult 


3. Private Game Reserve Safari

Experience an exclusive day or luxury safari at a nearby private game reserve. Encounter diverse wildlife, including the Big Five, guided by experienced rangers who will share insights into the animals and the reserve's ecosystem.

  • Includes: Pickup and drop-off, lunch and refreshments, expert guide, and park entry fees.
  • Ideal For: Cruise ship passengers, vacation packages, and luxury safari travellers.
  • Experience: private safari, big five encounters, Eastern Cape wildlife safari.

Price: From: R2295 - R2700 per adult 


4. River Cruise and Addo Elephant National Park

Combine the serene beauty of a Sunday river cruise with the excitement of a safari at Addo Elephant National Park. Cruise along the estuary, climb the Alexandria Sand Dunes and, enjoy a local braai lunch and then venture into the park for an educational and fun local safari experience.

  • Includes: Pickup and drop-off, River cruise, braai lunch, Addo Park entry fees and expert guide.
  • Ideal For: Families, nature lovers, cruise ship tours, corporate events and team-building experiences.
  • Experience: Sundays River, scenic cruise, Alexandria Sand Dune, Addo Elephant Park, local braai.

Price: From: R2295 - R2700 per adult 


5. Giraffe Walk and 2-Hour Addo Safari (Open Vehicle)

Walk alongside giraffes,  and embark on an exhilarating 4x4 in Addo Elephant National Park. This tour is perfect for those looking to combine a walking safari with the thrill of an open vehicle game drive.

  • Includes: Pickup and drop-off, guided safari walk, 4x4 game drive and expert guide.
  • Ideal For: Corporate groups, wildlife enthusiasts, special occasions and team-building experiences.
  • Experience: giraffe walk, Addo safari, open vehicle tours, African bush experience.

Price: From: R2295 - R2700 per adult 


6. Tsitsikamma National Park Day Trip

Explore the dramatic landscapes of Tsitsikamma National Park. Hike through lush forests, marvel at coastal vistas, and cross the famous suspension bridge at Storms River. For thrill-seekers, an optional bungee jump at Bloukrans Bridge awaits.

Includes: Pickup and drop-off, Tsitsikamma entry fees and expert guide.
Ideal For: Day trips, adventure seekers, nature lovers.
Experience: Tsitsikamma tours, Storms River, hiking, bungee jumping Hiking, coastal views, adventure activities..

Price: From: R2295 - R2700 per adult 


7. Port of Call Tours
Designed for cruise passengers, this tour offers a quick yet comprehensive exploration of Gqeberha. Visit key landmarks, enjoy coastal views, and experience the local culture, all within a short timeframe.

Experience: Shore excursions, city landmarks, coastal views.
Ideal For: Cruise ship passengers, short visits.
Keywords: cruise ship tours, shore excursions, Port of Call, Gqeberha landmarks.

Optional Add-On Experiences
Enhance your tour with these exciting add-ons:

Diamond and Jewelry Shopping: Explore exquisite diamonds and jewellery, ideal for memorable souvenirs.

Keywords: diamond shopping, jewellery stores, souvenirs.
Wine Tasting: Savor locally-produced wines, experiencing the unique flavours of the Eastern Cape.

Keywords: wine tasting, local wines, South African vineyards.
Beer Tasting at Richmond Hill Brewery: Sample award-winning craft beers at Richmond Hill Brewery.

Keywords: craft beer tours, Richmond Hill Brewery, beer tasting.
Local Shopping: Discover high-quality handmade items and unique crafts perfect for keepsakes.

Keywords: local shopping, handmade crafts, souvenirs.
Takeaway Coffee and Pastries: Enjoy a break with coffee and delicious local pastries.

Keywords: coffee shops, local pastries, food tours.

Why Choose Gqeberha?
Diverse Attractions: From historical landmarks to breathtaking beaches and thrilling safaris.
Warm Hospitality: Experience the friendliness and warmth of the local community.
Stunning Coastal Beauty: Enjoy the natural splendour of South Africa's Eastern Cape.

Practical Information
Languages: English, isiXhosa, and Afrikaans are widely spoken.
Access: Served by Port Elizabeth David Stuurman International Airport and major harbours.
Nearby Destinations: 750 km from Cape Town and 1,400 km from Johannesburg.
Climate: Mild coastal climate year-round, ideal for travel any time.
Accommodation: Options range from luxury hotels to budget-friendly stays.

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Gqeberha invites you to embark on a journey of discovery, blending history, culture, and adventure along South Africa's captivating Eastern Cape coast. From exploring historical landmarks and going on wildlife safaris to enjoying coastal delights, Gqeberha promises an enriching and unforgettable escape for all who visit.

Addo Elephant National Park Day Tour Safari

Experience Addo Elephant Park on a guided safari from Port Elizabeth, spotting the "Big Five" with insightful commentary from your guide, enjoying scenic views, photo stops, picnic-style lunch, and witnessing South Africa's natural beauty and conservation efforts.

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Port Elizabeth Tour: City and Safari

Explore Port Elizabeth's history, natural beauty, and wildlife on a guided tour showcasing scenic views, local shopping, and a wildlife safari in a 4x4 vehicle.

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Port Elizabeth Tour: City and Sandboarding adventure in Gqeberha

Discover the rich history, culture, and art of Port Elizabeth on a guided sightseeing tour around the city. Explore the closest and best beaches with high dunes. Learn how to sandboard quickly on a guided sandboarding adventure tour and more!

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