Entry fees for each of the Park’s 10 jewels

Coastal Forest

Accessible only by off-road vehicles, this section of the Park includes pristine beaches and beautiful dune vistas

Entry Fees

Adults: R27
Children (under the age of 16): R16
Vehicle entry charge: R27
Community Levy: R5 per person

Gate Opening & Closing Times

Gate opening and closing times: 06h00 to 18h00
Reception hours: 07h00 to 16h00 (Mon – Sun)

Eastern Shores & Cape Vidal

The ideal beach and safari destination

Entry Fees

Adults: R48
Children (under the age of 12): R36
Vehicle entry charge:
• 1-5 people: R58
• 6-12 people: R85
• 13-20 people: R117
• 21+ people: R201
Accommodated visitors: R7 per person
Community Levy: R5 per person

Gate Opening & Closing Times

Gate opening and closing times:
April to October – 06h00 to 18h00
November to March – 05h00 to 19h00
Reception hours:
08h00 to 16h00 (Mon – Sat)
07h00 to 15h00 (Sun)

False Bay

Abounding with treasures both old and new

Entry Fees

Adults: R42
Children (under the age of 12): R26
Community Levy: R5 per person

Gate Opening & Closing Times

Gate opening and closing times:
06h00 to 18h00
Reception hours:
08h00 to 16h00 (Mon – Sat)
07h00 to 15h00 (Sun)

Kosi Bay

An estuary system comprising of four lakes linked by a network of channels

Entry Fees

Adults: R53
Children (under the age of 12): R26
Vehicle entry charge: R53
Community Levy: R5 per person

Gate Opening & Closing Times

Gate opening and closing times:
06h00 to 18h00
Reception hours:
08h00 to 16h00 (Mon – Sat)
07h00 to 15h00 (Sun)

Lake Sibaya

Southern Africa’s largest natural freshwater lake

Entry Fees

No entry fees payable.

Gate Opening & Closing Times

Gate opening and closing times:
06h00 to 18h00

Lake St Lucia

Africa’s largest estuarine system sustains an awe-inspiring ecosystem

Entry Fees

No entry fees payable.

Gate Opening & Closing Times

No gate. Accessible 24 hours.

Maphelane

The southernmost jewel in iSimangaliso’s crown

Entry Fees

Adults: R42
Children (under the age of 12): R26
Community Levy: R5 per person

Gate Opening & Closing Times

Gate opening and closing times:
April to September – 06h00 to 18h00
October to March – 06h00 to 19h00
Reception hours:
08h00 to 12h30 and 14h00 to 16h30 (Mon – Sat)
07h00 to 15h00 (Sun)

Sodwana Bay

1 200 species of technicolour marine life are waiting to astound you

Entry Fees

Adults: R42
Children (under the age of 12): R36
Vehicle entry charge:
• 1-5 people: R58
• 6-12 people: R85
• 13-20 people: R117
• 21+ people: R201
Accommodated visitors: R7 per person
Community Levy: R5 per person

Gate Opening & Closing Times

Gate opening and closing times:
Open 24 hours
Reception hours:
08h00 to 16h30 (Mon – Thu)
07h00 to 16h30 (Fri – Sat)
07h00 to 15h00 (Sun)

uMkhuze

More than 420 species of birds can be found in this bird-lovers’ paradise

Entry Fees

Adults: R48
Children (under the age of 12): R36
Vehicle entry charge:
• 1-5 people: R58
• 6-12 people: R85
• 13-20 people: R117
• 21+ people: R201

Community and conservation levy: R5 per person

Gate Opening & Closing Times

Gate opening and closing times:
April to October – 06h00 to 18h00
November to March – 05h00 to 19h00
Reception hours:
07h00 to 19h00 (Mon – Sat)
07h00 to 15h00 (Sun)

Western Shores & Charters Creek

See elephant, rhino and leopard, as well as giraffe, tsessebe and other antelope species

Entry Fees

Dukuduku and Nhlozi Gates:
Adults: R48
Children (under the age of 12): R36
Vehicle entry charge:
• 1-5 people: R58
• 6-12 people: R85
• 13-20 people: R117
• 21+ people: R201
Community Levy: R5 per person

Charters Creek:
Adults: R25
Children (under the age of 12): R15
Community Levy: R5 per person

Gate Opening & Closing Times

Gate opening and closing times:
April to October – 06h00 to 18h00
November to March – 05h00 to 19h00
Reception hours:
08h00 to 16h00 (Mon – Sat)
07h00 to 15h00 (Sun)