Watercolour Landscape Painting Locations

Wonderful watercolour painting holiday spots



Beach Bush Berg


You will never be short of a good Watercolour Landscape Painting location in South Africa.

KwaZulu Natal is the eastern most province of South Africa and measures 92,100 square kilometres stretching from Port Edward in the south to its border with Mozambique in the north.

KZN has a population of nine million people; 75% Zulu, 15% Indians (the largest gathering of Indians living outside India) and the rest white

Your watercolour landscape Painting Holiday begins here

The coast has 120 kilometres of Magnificent Beacheslapped, by the warm Indian Ocean - Sometimes rocky inlets sometimes miles of sand dunes often with people enjoying Kitesurfing, Kayaking, Surfing, or Paragliding which gives the landscape a human touch. Up North there are the Elephant Coast, Dolphin Coast and Isimangaliso Wetland Park(formerly the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park). You can sketch or paint amongst nature’s bounties up close and personal with the elephant, watch the hippo and after painting all day sneak up on the turtles as they come back to the beach to lay their eggs. If you fancy revving it up theres always Quad Biking.

Down South the Hibiscus Coast plays host, in July most years, to the incredible, annual migration of sardines with their following of dolphins, sharks and whales.
A “wow” moment in anyone’s vacation! For the adventurous there is Scuba Diving on the famous Aliwal Shoal with the sharks and dolphins, or Swing Line & Bungee Jump in the Oribi Gorge as well as Abseiling down waterfalls offer a great backdrop to another Watercolour Landscape Painting

The Drakensberg or uKhahlamba mountains are perfect for painting- it is pure, untouched, magnificent splendor, and hidden amongst the caves and mountains you can visit some of the first art work of the world the San rock art. Awesome to think of the years these masterpieces have lasted.

The Midlands have 4 meandering tourist routes with 400 places to visit. An art & craft haven as you can visit artists in their studios, join them in a painting session and later enjoy some of the fun pursuits , the Treetop Zip Line Tour, Horseback Safaris, and White Water Rafting.

Zululand boasts some of the best Game Reserves on the continent where, if you want to indulge in some watercolour landscape painting of bush, waterholes amongst the animals, this is the spot.You can also visit the cultural villages and try your hand at drawing traditional Africa

There is so much Painting Enjoyment in South Africa

South Africa boasts a diversity of Culture, History, natural splendour and outdoor activities unlike any other. You are sure to find just what you've always been looking for

South Africa got you hooked yet?

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and lets start painting even before you arrive. You'll be stunned at the scenery and it's even better in real life!

Choose your favourite painting location this year in KZN


Beach Bush or Berg


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