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 41.46 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 55.77 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.82 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 26.32 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45.51 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 42.31 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.22 (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 82.98 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 79.71 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 86.89 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 91.42 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 78.96 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 77.16 (High)
    • Attacks 76.77 (High)
    • Drug offense 71.65 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 34.79 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 8.1 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 61.05 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 65.56 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 81.16 (Very High)
  • Living in Ethekwini - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Ethekwini is 142.23 (High)

    • Safety Index 20.36 (Low)
    • Climate Index 95.61 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 50.76 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.72 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 38.69 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 52.2 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.16 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 92.56 (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 5.51 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.12 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 50.59 USD

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

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