Addo Tourism

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Addo is a town in Sarah Baartman District Municipality in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. Region east of the Sundays River, some 72 km northeast of Port Elizabeth. In 1931 about 680 hectares (1,700 acres) were enclosed to form the Addo Elephant National Park. The name is also borne by a railway station, post office and bridge. Of Khoekhoen origin, the name probably means 'euphorbia ravine'.


This warm abode of Addo is a delightful place to visit in South Africa. After your splendid visit to Addo, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Port Elizabeth. Port Elizabeth, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like The Boardwalk Casino And Entertainment World, Kragga Kamma Game Park, Fushin. Also, to reach Addo, you'll have to take a flight to Port Elizabeth; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Addo*

  • Addo: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Addo for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Addo.

    • Burglary and Theft 87.5 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.5 (High)
    • Car Stealing 75 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 100 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 100 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 87.5 (Very High)
  • Living in Addo - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 17.19 (Very Low)
    • Climate Index 98.81 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Addo

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Addo

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.23 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 63.36 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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