It's nearly Spring and time to head outdoors. Durban has picnic spots for every type of occasion and grouping. Here are our top 5:
Makaranga Garden Lodge is home to the largest private collection of Zimbabwean stone art in southern Africa and hand-selected Italian sculptures. The lodge offers 12 hectares of indigenous and exotic botanical gardens,18 ponds, meandering streams and a waterfall.
The gardens make for the perfect setting to spoil your loved ones. Guests can’t bring their own beverages and meals but the lodge offers a vast picnic menu, which includes breakfast, vegetarian and deli options.
It is open daily from 8.30am to 5.30pm. Located at 1A Igwababa Road, Kloof. Call 031 764 6616 or see www.makaranga.com/