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Zululand[dead link] is one of the 11 districts of the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal. It is home to some of the continent's longest established wildlife reserves. It is a district of rolling hills, river valleys, wetlands and sand forests that provide habitat for lions, elephants, rhinos, buffaloes, leopards and hippos.


Map of Zululand
  • 1 Richards Bay — a gateway to Zululand's game parks and diverse wildlife, and a great place for water sports
  • 2 Empangeni Empangeni on Wikipedia
  • 3 Eshowe — the oldest town of British settlement in KwaZulu-Natal, and a good base to see the Zulu culture
  • 4 Ulundi Ulundi on Wikipedia
  • 5 Hluhluwe — a hub of tourism that has an abundance of accommodation facilities, from budget accommodation to five-star game lodges
  • 6 Vryheid
  • 7 Mtunzini Mtunzini on Wikipedia
  • 8 Pongola Pongola, KwaZulu-Natal on Wikipedia
  • 9 Nongoma Nongoma on Wikipedia

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Get in[edit]

By plane[edit]

From far countries to get in Zululand you need to travel by air. Nearby areas from South Africa can use transport such as taxi and buses.

Get around[edit]


  • Traditional villages
  • Hills
  • Valleys
  • Battle sites from the Zulu War, including Rorke's Drift


  • Go on safari in a game reserve.

Stay safe[edit]

People are friendly and welcoming.

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