Visit Ethekwini - Best of Ethekwini

This is a comprehensive travel guide for Ethekwini in South Africa. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Ethekwini like a local. The nearest major city to Ethekwini is Margate. Attractions in Margate include Tala Privated Game Reserve, Kwazulu-natal Botanical Gardens, Butterflies For Africa. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Margate Airport. Popular vacation packages of Ethekwini are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Ethekwini*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ethekwini

    Know the pollution level of Ethekwini before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 44.59 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 56.43 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.43 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 63.57 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.21 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 41.43 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 46.88 (Moderate)
  • Ethekwini: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 82.78 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 79.55 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 87.04 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 91.41 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 79.14 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 76.88 (High)
    • Attacks 76.3 (High)
    • Drug offense 71.69 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 35.04 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 8.27 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 60.8 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 65.51 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 81.07 (Very High)
  • Living in Ethekwini - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Ethekwini is 136.36 (High)

    • Safety Index 20.57 (Low)
    • Climate Index 95.61 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 52.45 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.61 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 41.13 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 52.63 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.43 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 81.18 (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 Ethekwini

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.54 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.87 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 50.45 USD

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

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