Port Elizabeth Travel Guide

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Port Elizabeth Overview

Port Elizabeth (or PE for short)is part of the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality it is a popular destination for South African tourists based on its friendly people (it is called the Friendly City), lovely beaches and relatively low cost base compared to the larger Cape Town and Durban. There is also a beautiful Oceanarium with dolphins.

This port famously known as the friendly city is the gateway to the Eastern Cape of South Africa. It is a modern town with all the commercial amenities like domestic and international airports and a harbour that serves for trading with international communities. Port Elizabeth is 763 kilometers east of Cape town, part of the Garden Route.