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On the other hand - if you are thinking about exploring your home town city, we have the just the line up of events for you and the family to dive into.
We've rounded up some budget friendly events and things to do that are easy on the pocket - from activities at R250 for the whole family.
If you are wanting to splash out a bit at R500 for the family day - we also have you covered.
A fun activity to get involved in with the family - split up into teams and choose a prize for the winner.
Cost: R25 per person
Time: 18:00 - late
Contact: 011 887 2095
Forest Hill ice rink
Glide out on the ice together and make winter wonderland dreams come true. The special treat on Sunday is not to be missed. There is also bumper cars available to have a real good laugh together.
Cost: R80 per person for entry and R35 for skate gear.
Time: 19:30 - 22:30
Contact: 012 668 1044
Climb the trees with the kids and let your inner child out - there are different courses dedicated to different ages and are tailored to outdoor fun.
Cost: R 180 - R 330 per person
Time: 09:00 - 17:00
Contact: 086 999 0369
SEE: #EcoTravels: Durban and Jozi among the world's top 10 cities with the most trees
Bounce Trampoline Park
When you kid has the most energy in the world, which is always, then take a trip to Bounce - enjoy the fun with them by jumping about together.
Cost: R80 to R150
Time: 11:00 - 20:00 (Monday - Thursday) 11:00 - 14:00 (Weekends)
Contact: 011 517 2500
Sitatued in the leafy northern suburb, it allows children to see the beautiful animals of Africa and the world up close. There is a cafe where you can tuck in a snack after an adventurous afternoon at the Zoo.
Cost: R90 per adult, R55 per child
Time: 08:30 - 17:00
Contact: 011 486 3931