Also known as Umtata, Mthatha, located in the Eastern Cape, lies in an area of great natural beauty renowned for its flora and fauna. Positioned at an elevation of more than 697 metres, the town is situated along the Mthatha River, ‘the taker’, notorious for its flooding! Take advantage of the facilities for car hire at Mthatha airport, and the beauties of this wonderful area will be yours to explore.
• A great selection of vehicles from the top car rental agencies in Mthatha
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The city of Mthatha itself offers you a wide range of accommodation, ranging from high-end hotels and lodges to more affordable and charming guest houses, B&Bs, and self-catering options. Car rental in Mthatha makes it possible to explore the beautiful beaches and mountains of the region at your own pace.
If you are a nature lover, then Mthatha’s many game reserves are sure to delight. And with convenient car rental at Mthatha airport, they’re all within easy reach! There are beautiful forest habitats, hiking trails, and a rocky coastline with wonderful beaches. In winter, the indigenous forests are lit by the scarlet blaze of the indigenous coral trees in bloom, and the hillsides are bright with flowering aloes.
Wildlife such as zebras, eland, bushbuck, blesbok, impala, and duiker are prolific; as well as birds such as Cape parrots, Knysna turaco, herons, ground hornbill and sunbirds.
Mthatha itself offers the visitor many options, such as the Nelson Mandela Museum and the Mthatha Plaza. A visit to the Kwelera National Botanical Garden is simply a must, as is a trip to Collywobbles vulture colony. Enjoy a whale watching trip to Port St Johns, or visit the impressive Mogwa waterfall – Motolink car hire Mthatha makes it all possible! Give us a call today.