Wild Coast Jikeleza Route Accommodation and Activities
The Wild Coast Jikeleza Route boast magnificent scenery, pristine ecosystems, affordable family accommodation, superb culinary offerings, malaria-free Big 5 game viewing and adventurous leisure activities for the whole family.
Named after the isiXhosa expression "To go around" the Jikeleza Route is East London's premier tourism route and also its best-kept secret. Situated just 10km northeast of the city, the Wild Coast Jikeleza Route runs along the old Schafli Road (East Coast Resorts Road) and stretches from Sunrise on Sea to Cefane. The Jikeleza Route is now the official start of South Africa's Wild Coast, a stretch of rugged coastline sprinkled with some of the best beaches in the world.
Accommodation can be found all along the Wild Coast Jikeleza Route and ranges from bed and breakfast and self-catering establishments, to backpackers and caravan parks. All offer well situated, quality accommodation, with many having excellent views of the beaches and warm waters of the Indian Ocean.
Places along the route:
Directions from East London:
Directions from Durban: