Known for its elephants and the scent of blossoming citrus trees, Addo is a delight for those traveling to the Sundays River Valley in South Africa. The area is nestled against the Addo Elephant National Park and a number of other game reserves. Port Elizabeth hosts the closest airport
to Addo at 47km away. East London is another viable option for a gateway to Addo, but is considerably further away than Port Elizabeth. Traveling via road is possible and could be well worth the experience with wonderful views along the way.
A number of small towns within the area of Addo provide a number of relaxing and appealing activities. The Addo are itself offers pack house and citrus farm tours. Travelers can also experience the local wildlife, including birds of prey and the elephant. For a little history, the town of Enon & Bershesa offers the Moravian Mission. Sunday’s River provides recreation and adventure with options to enjoy sandboarding, canoeing, and more. Horse trails, hiking trails, and opportunities to visit safaris and animal rehabilitation centers are also abundant.
Addo accommodation can be found in the form of farm houses, guest cottages, bed and breakfasts, and lodges. Offering budget and 5-star opportunities, most properties can be found adjacent the Addo Elephant National Park
. Within the park itself are some options for those who really want to immerse themselves in their surroundings. Find the most suitable accommodation for you by clicking on our interactive map and exploring Addo for hotels and must-see destinations.