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Ranked #1 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Zoos/Aquariums
Owner description: Please visit the official Shamwari Game Reserve Lodges page on TripAdvisor for more info, images, video & slideshow. Search... more » Owner description: Please visit the official Shamwari Game Reserve Lodges page on TripAdvisor for more info, images, video & slideshow. Search "Shamwari Game Reserve lodges".Shamwari is the best private game reserve situated in the malaria free Eastern Cape,South Africa.This privately owned 25 000 hectares of prime natural terrain has received numerous international awards.Shamwari is an exploration of nature with close encounters of free roaming wildlife and the coveted big five with a choice of unique luxury lodges, an exclusive private villa and the adventurous Explorer Camp.Luxury accommodation is offered in 7 different game lodges at Shamwari Game Reserve, all of which are 5 Star graded. Choose a game lodge that perfectly compliments your ideal African experience « less
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Ranked #2 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Owner description: SAMREC is Port Elizabeth's new marine bird rehabilitation and education centre situated in the Cape Recife Nature Reserve.... more » Owner description: SAMREC is Port Elizabeth's new marine bird rehabilitation and education centre situated in the Cape Recife Nature Reserve. The centre's purpose isn't just to rescue and rehabilitate, but to also inform and educate the public through their different programs.Tour our marine rehab and education centre and experience nature through sight, sound and touch.Visitors can experience the hospital and see the volunteers in action helping to save our environment, in particular the endangered African Penguin. « less
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Ranked #3 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
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Ranked #5 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Casinos/Gaming
Owner description: Step inside the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World and prepare to be thrilled! Located in Port Elizabeth and next to... more » Owner description: Step inside the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World and prepare to be thrilled! Located in Port Elizabeth and next to the Nelson Mandela Bay beachfront. Its close proximity to many beachfront hotels makes it a haven for locals and visitors alike.Flirt with lady luck in our state-of-the-art casino; featuring 781 modern slot machines and 23 American Roulette, Blackjack and Poker tables. The Boardwalk is currently undergoing a R1 billion expansion to make it an even bigger, better destination!A One-stop shop for allThere’s a wide choice of restaurants to suit the whole family and the lake’s retail complex will delight you with a range of shops and speciality stores. As you peruse the complex, let the kids enjoy the fun activities offered by the Magic Company. Don’t forget to pop in to the cinema to enjoy the latest movie screening or head to The Vodacom Amphitheatre to enjoy entertaining shows that’ll get your feet tapping!Come along and enjoy The Boardwalk – where anytime is playtime! « less
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Ranked #6 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Scenic Drives; Landmarks
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Ranked #7 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
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Ranked #8 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Zoos/Aquariums
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Ranked #9 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Military Museums; Museums
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Ranked #10 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Museums
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Ranked #11 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Architectural Buildings; History Museums; Museums
Owner description: THE MUSEUM It is designed to challenge conventional views of museum design. It draws on the work of Andreas Huyssen who has... more » Owner description: THE MUSEUM It is designed to challenge conventional views of museum design. It draws on the work of Andreas Huyssen who has written extensively on the concept of memory and history. Visitors are not treated as consumers but active participants. The conventions of representing history as a single story are challenged through the design of the museum spaces. The past is represented as a set of memories that are disconnected yet bound together by themes. « less
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Ranked #12 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
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Ranked #13 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Zoos/Aquariums
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Ranked #14 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: History Museums; Museums
This carefully restored 1827 cottage is Port Elizabeth’s oldest Settler’s house.
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Ranked #15 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #16 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Architectural Buildings; Cultural
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Ranked #17 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: Collections consist of South African art (particularly that of the Eastern Cape), British art, international printmaking and... more » Owner description: Collections consist of South African art (particularly that of the Eastern Cape), British art, international printmaking and Oriental art (including Indian miniatures and Chinese textiles). These are supplemented by an active programme of temporary exhibitions. « less
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Ranked #18 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Cultural
Ranked #19 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Scenic Drives; Landmarks
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Ranked #20 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
Ranked #21 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #22 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Hiking Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #23 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Art Galleries; Cultural
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Ranked #24 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #25 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Cultural
Ranked #26 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Cemeteries; Cultural
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Ranked #27 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #28 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
Category: Museums
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Ranked #29 of 31 attractions in Port Elizabeth
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