Port Elizabeth is noticeably a sporting enthusiast’s city and is fast becoming known as "Sport Elizabeth" because of its excellent sporting facilities. Port Elizabeth is home to both the Eastern Province Rugby Union and the Eastern Province Cricket Board.
The city boasts two internationally recognised stadia, namely St George’s Park Cricket Oval and Boet Erasmus Rugby Stadium. The city has many sports clubs with excellent facilities catering for bowls, golf, tennis, yachting, athletics, cycling as well as seasonal sports such as soccer, rugby, hockey, cricket, and motor racing.
Towering above the city of Port Elizabeth lays the memorial of the person who gave the city its name - Elizabeth. Her death and sorrow of her husband Sir Rufane Donkin the acting Governor of the Cape Colony at the time.
KRAGGA- KAMMA GAME PARK
Lush coastal forest and grassland is home to vast herds of African game, including White Rhino, Buffalo, Cheetah, Giraffe, Zebra, Nyala, Bontebok, Lechwe and many more species. All the animals roam freely, unrestricted in natural surroundings. This owner operated animal friendly park, where no hunting or other disturbance of the game is permitted, means that you always get close up views and great photo opportunities.
Take a drive in your own vehicle through the park on the well-maintained roads (no need for 4x4) and enjoy viewing the game in any weather conditions from the comfort of your car.
For those really close encounters, choose the 2 hour guided tour in an open Landrover with a professional guide providing you with interesting information on the animals and the historical background to the area.