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Port Elizabeth Map, South Africa

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Port Elizabeth Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Port Elizabeth with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Port Elizabeth useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Port Elizabeth!

Port Elizabeth Sightseeing

Donkin Reserve: In the center of the city stands a pyramid monument with a lighthouse. This was a public space that was decreed in eternity by Sir Donkin Rufane, the acting British Governor of Cape in 1820. In the loving memory of his wife Elizabeth who had died in India, he constructed a pyramid. The lighthouse was built much later in 1861. Presently the lighthouse houses the city’s Tourist Information center. read more

Port Elizabeth History

One of the major factors that contributed to the development of the industrialization was the commencement of the General motors’ plant in Port Elizabeth in the year 1926. This was followed by various other auto majors and soon, Port Elizabeth became famous as little Detroit of South Africa. read more

Port Elizabeth Travel Guide

Port Elizabeth has poor transport system. The bus services are erratic. Basically one has to rely on the minibus taxis that can be found on most of the streets. These are also very crowded and the drivers don’t pay much attention to the traffic rules. Therefore it is advisable that the tourists use this means of transport only during the day time and in the well known sectors. There is an option of the metered taxis... read more

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