Mount Edgecombe Tourism

Mount Edgecombe is a sugar-growing suburb of Umhlanga in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, situated just north of Durban, which forms part of eThekwini, the Greater Durban Metropolitan. It is famous for resorts and golf. It includes a retirement home for the elderly of Durban. The population increased 89% between 2001 and 2011 from 3,874 to 7,323. The Black African population decreased while the White and Indian population rose greatly. Its name is derived from the Earl of Mount Edgecombe in Cornwall, United Kingdom.

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A place in South Africa, Mount Edgecombe is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. A gripping city on its own right, Pietermaritzburg also deserves a visit. Pietermaritzburg, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Tala Privated Game Reserve, Kwazulu-natal Botanical Gardens, Butterflies For Africa. Tour packages of Mount Edgecombe are of 1 to 2 days duration.

  • Know the pollution level of Mount Edgecombe before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 43.1 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 57.59 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.09 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 64.73 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.73 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 46.23 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Mount Edgecombe for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Mount Edgecombe.

    • Burglary and Theft 84.29 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 82.14 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 91.49 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 81.22 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 79.37 (High)
    • Attacks 77.89 (High)
    • Drug offense 73.04 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 31.96 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 7.25 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 63.76 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 66.24 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 81.74 (Very High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Mount Edgecombe is 138.47 (High)

    • Safety Index 19.08 (Very Low)
    • Climate Index 95.61 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 52.2 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.51 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 39.92 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 56.11 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.55 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 75.52 (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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Mount Edgecombe

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.61 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.94 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.93 USD

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