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Bluff, Lake Jozini, Westville, Midlands, Umdloti Beach, Chaka's Rock, Durban, Durban Beachfront, Morningside, Glen Ashley, Oslo Beach, Hillcrest, Durban North, Cathedral Peak, Durban Central, Glenwood, La Lucia, Kloof, Champagne castle, Berea
Kosi Bay consists of a series of interconnected fresh water and saline lakes, formed about 100 million years ago and that drain out – via ancient vegetated dunes – into the Indian Ocean on the north-eastern end of the KwaZulu-Natal Province of South Africa. Other than the crystal clear lakes, the Kosi Bay area has the largest swamp and palm forests in South Africa, a great variety of animal and bird life, endless stretches of golden, deserted beach and is surrounded by a nature reserve.
Five species of mangrove tree thrive here and the rural people use ingenious methods to trap fish along the estuary. Sharks, dolphins, turtles and whales are commonly seen in the ocean while hippos, crocodiles and otter frequent the lakes. Approximately 250 bird species have been recorded here including the palmnut vulture, the world’s only vegetarian bird of prey!
Kosi Bay’s climate is sub-tropical and temperatures range between 17° in winter and... Show more