Cape Vidal Beach with a Bushbuck in the foreground. Cape Vidal is a nature lovers paradise with endless beaches, tame wildlife and fantastic snorkeling in the bay. Cape Vidal is situated 35km from St Lucia and is one of popular day trip destinations. If you are looking for things to do in St Lucia, this is a must!
Road block in the iSimangaliso Wetlands Park, previously known as the St Lucia Wetlands Park. The only place in the world where you can see rhino on a snorkeling safari! For snorkeling, day trips and safaris into iSimangaliso, contact Extreme Nature Tours. www.extremenaturetours.co.za
The snorkelling at Cape Vidal, Black Rock and Kosi Bay is great, if you’re a serious diver, Sodwana Bay is still the diving destination. For a more exclusive dive experience head up to Rocktail Bay or Mbibi. The hiking trail at Kosi Bay offers terrain ranging from grassland, beach and mangrove forests to mysterious waterways. You can do a short or multi-day horse trail, watch mama turtles laying eggs or baby turtles hatching on the beach, go out in a boat to see dolphins and humpback whales.
Baby White Rhino in iSimangaliso. As well as beautiful beaches and great snorkeling, iSimangaliso also has a high concentration of wildlife and sightings of Black and White Rhino are common. Bush and beach safaris with Extreme Nature Tours.