Port Elizabeth - Highlights
Amongst the biggest cities of South Africa, Port Elizabeth has still retained its traditional charm. This city sometimes called the "The Friendly City" or "The Windy City" is residing along the Algoa Bay. It is a leading seaport of the country. The city boasts plenty of sporting facilities for variety of sports such as cricket, field hockey and rugby union. The city is also a famous water sports destination due to its coastal setting. It has range of accommodations from basic to luxury. If you are planning a trip to this city then car hire at Port Elizabeth is highly recommended.
The city lies at the ending point of the scenic Garden Route. It is approached by large number of travelers due to magnificent beaches that lie in and around the city. While in the city, you can enjoy cruising and whale watching tours. The city's St Georges and Humewood beaches are ranked the Blue Flag beaches. Rent a car at Port Elizabeth to best enjoy your travels.
Apart from the beaches, you also get to see historical sites, parks and monuments in the region. The Campanile (bell tower), the Donkin Reserve park and monument, the old stone Fort Frederick, the gardens at St George's Park, the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum, Addo Elephant Park and Zuurberg National Park are some of the significant attractions of the region easily accessible by means of car hire at Port Elizabeth.