East London Tourism, South Africa

Visit East London - Best of East London

East London (Afrikaans: Oos-Londen, Xhosa: eMonti) is a city on the southeast coast of South Africa in the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality of the Eastern Cape province. The city lies on the Indian Ocean coast, largely between the Buffalo River and the Nahoon River, and hosts the country's only river port. East London today has a population of over 267,000 with over 755,000 in the metropolitan area.

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Home to pretty treasures, East London is South Africa's best kept secret. Tour packages of East London are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for East London*

  • Pollution Statistics in East London

    Know the pollution level of East London before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 29.17 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 70.83 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 45 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 85 (Very High)
  • East London: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 73.75 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 72.5 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 73.75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 61.25 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 68.75 (High)
    • Attacks 72.5 (High)
    • Drug offense 66.25 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 43.42 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 10 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 73.68 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 58.75 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 77.5 (High)
  • Living in East London - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 27.64 (Low)
    • Climate Index 98.61 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 49.71 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.5 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 69.44 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.73 (Moderate)
    • 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 East London

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in East London

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.01 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 52.49 USD

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

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