There are the Pongola and Ithala Game Reserves, within a short distance from Pongola, worth a visit. Ithala Game Reserves has the only working goldmine in a game reserve in South Africa.
Pongola Poort Dam is famous for Tiger Fishing. You can also watch game from the safety of a boat. The annual Tiger fish competition is during the long weekend in September.
We can also give you a tour of the most excuisite sub tropical gardens that Pongola is famous for. The Pongola Garden club also offers an annual "Pongola Open Gardens" weekend.
A lovely 9 hole golf course and club house in town is also available. "The 19th Hole" fine dining restaurant and bar is not to be missed. The restaurant is open for delicious lunches. Closed on Mondays.
Experience the tradition and hospitality of the Zulu Kingdom with a visit to the Zulu Royal Palace
We also offer tours to rural communities and schools.
TSB Sugar mill, (5 minutes walk) offers tennis, squash, bowls and swimming for the more energetic.
There is also an art gallery in the bush and a taxidermist to see.