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Sights & Landmarks In Port Elizabeth

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  • Donkin Reserve. Rufane Donkin and his wife Elizabeth are remembered as the city’s namesakes. The public may visit the lighthouse, which was completed in 1861. Here is where the Office of Tourism for the Province of Prince Edward Island is located.
  • Townships: The Tourist Information Center offers planned trips. However, there is a safety problem with township visits.
  • Alexandria Dune Fields. The communities of Colchester and Cannonville, just outside of PE, are home to the world’s biggest coastal dune field.
  • Tour Nelson Mandela Bay City, Dickens Street, Central Port Elizabeth,+27 41 373-7758. See Town Hall, Feather Market Hall, the Old Post Office, Fort Frederick, Donkin Reserve, Settlers Park, and the Horse Memorial all in one fabulous tour. 
  • Wezandla African Arts and Crafts Gallery, 27 Baakens Str,  +27 41 585-1185, fax: +27 41 585-1186. Browse African Art 

How To Travel To Port Elizabeth

BY PLAIN The Port Elizabeth Airport is about two miles south of the city's core business sector. Because it is reported to be less than 10 minutes' driving from most main districts of the city, it has acquired the nickname "Ten Minute Airport." out of town, with daily flights to...

How To Get Around In Port Elizabeth

BY BUS Within the city, there is a public bus transportation system. The system has undergone a substantial overhaul for the World Cup 2010, with new buses, and you should expect to wait no more than 15 minutes for a bus. Online schedules are available at list/schedule.aspx. BY TAXI The (minibus)...

Prices In Port Elizabeth

MARKET / SUPERMARKET Milk1 liter$0.94Tomatoes1 kg$1.38Cheese0.5 kg$5.20Apples1 kg$1.45Oranges1 kg$1.05Beer (domestic)0.5 l$1.15Bottle of Wine1 bottle$3.50Coca-Cola2 liters$1.02Bread1 piece$0.38Water1.5 l$0.90 RESTAURANTS Dinner (Low-range)for 2$15.00Dinner (Mid-range)for 2$25.00Dinner (High-range)for 2$Mac Meal or similar1 meal$3.30Water0.33 l$0.53Cappuccino1 cup$1.30Beer (Imported)0.33 l$1.65Beer (domestic)0.5 l$1.65Coca-Cola0.33 l$0.67Coctail drink1 drink$3.00 ENTERTAINMENT Cinema2 tickets$7.00Gym1 month$22.00Men’s Haircut1 haircut$5.00Theatar2 tickets$22.00Mobile (prepaid)1 min.$0.12Pack of Marlboro1 pack$2.50 PERSONAL CARE Antibiotics1 pack$12.00Tampons32 pieces$3.20Deodorant50 ml.$2.20Shampoo400 ml.$2.80Toilet paper4 rolls$1.35Toothpaste1 tube$0.80 CLOTHES...

Beaches in Port Elizabeth

The clean and magnificent beaches of Port Elizabeth are the city's most valuable asset. Summer water temperatures range from 18 to 21 degrees Celsius, while winter temperatures range from 14 to 19 degrees Celsius. Except when the South Easterly wind blows, the sea conditions in the bay are normally...

Museums & Galleries In Port Elizabeth

South Africa Airforce Museum, +27 41 505-1295, fax: +27 41 505-1403. Open 8AM to 3:30PM Mon to Fri and 10AM to 6PM on Sun. Entrance is free. Bayworld, Marine Drive, Humewood,  +27 41 584-0650. Open 9AM to 4:30PM.. There is a museum, an oceanarium, and a snake park here. At this time, there are no dolphin shows scheduled.Nelson Mandela...

Things To Do In Port Elizabeth

PE is an excellent starting point for game watching. Addo Elephant National Park, as well as several privately owned wildlife reserves in the vicinity, are home to elephants and other birds and animals. African Dawn (Wildlife Sanctuary), Thornhill,  +27 42 2860-710. 9AM-5PM. Cheetahs, Servals, and a variety of other birds and species may be seen...

Food & Restaurants In Port Elizabeth

Brooke's Pavilion boasts a fantastic view of the beach and the ocean. For a brunch with a view, any of the eateries are a wonderful choice. Blue Waters Cafe. It's reasonably priced and offers a great view of the ocean.Fishmonger, The Broadwalk, Marine Drive, Summerstrand, +27 41 583-6895. Succulent prawns, calamari, fish and chips,...

Coffee & Drinks in Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth boasts coffee that is on par with the finest in the world. It's a city with a small number of baristas who are fiercely competitive in their pursuit of the ideal brew. Vovo Telo Corner Raleigh and Irvine Street, Richmond Hill. Phone: +27 41 585-5606 Hours: Monday to Friday...

Shopping In Port Elizabeth

Curios can be bought along the beach. However, haggle the pricing down.African Hides can be purchased by appointment from Ostrich Emporium SA +27 41 5812148.Siyalcha Dolls,  +27 41 454-3465.Traditional Xhoza dolls  Shopping Malls The Boardwalk, Marine Drive, Summerstrand, +27 41 507-777, e-mail:[email protected] Provides a variety of stores. eateries specializing on quick food and a casinoGreenacres Shopping Centre. A wonderful...

Nightlife In Port Elizabeth

Barney's Tavarn, At the Boardwalk, +27 41 583-4500. Pub with a lively atmosphere. It has views of Algoa Bay and is located only steps from the water's edge. The bar has an excellent balcony and serves excellent draught beer and meals. A local favorite, this watering place is often the first stop...



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