38 kilometers northwest of Port Elizabeth is a small stunning garden town, Uitenhage.
The town lies at the mouth of the Zwartskop River, securing a perfect position at the foot of the Winterhoek Mountains. With its valley like position, Uitenhage boasts favorable climate all year round that allows lush gardens to flourish. The town’s official flower, Strelitzia, is found almost everywhere and a stroll through the streets will allow you to discover this delicate flower.
Uitenhage is also conveniently located close to the Addo Elephant National Park where you can enjoy the sight of elephants and other wild animals found in the area. If you are looking to learn the history of the Uitenhage, the town is home to several Victorian and Settler buildings which add to the town’s charm.
Accommodation in Uitenhage is the best to begin a perfect holiday in the refreshing town. Uitenhage accommodation offers beautiful guesthouses and comfortable elegant self-catering units.