If you are looking for an exciting way to spend the holidays, the South Coast is definitely the place to be — offering a wide range of outdoor activities and must-have experiences for the whole family. Get your skottles, braai stands, and enough sun block and get ready to make some memories this Christmas holiday.ACTIVITIES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY* Bellevue Park — Ramsgate.Offering both an educational experience and the excitement of nature, Bellevue Park is a National Heritage site. There are over 200 species of indigenous trees, a variety of habitats and lots to see. For further information on what the park has to offer contact 039 316 6097.* Crocworld Conservation Centre — Scottburgh.Crocworld on the South Coast is home to one of the oldest crocodiles in the world. The beautiful conservation centre is a must-see! For more information on entry fees and activities that are offered you can contact 039 976 1103.* Butterfly Valley — Ramsgate.Unlike most butterfly farms, Butterfly Valley does not import butterflies. The butterflies that are found at Butterfly Valley are bred right on the South Coast and visitors are able to enjoy the experience of watching the intriguing life cycle of these beauties. For more information contact 072 235 3688.* Paddle Boat and canoe hire at Uvongo beach/Ramsgate Lagoon. The South Coast takes safety seriously when it comes to our beaches — there are well-trained instructors and lifeguards at hire points explaining the route and helping to strap up your life jacket. Be sure to try out this exciting activity.* The Whale deck — RamsgateThe most spectacular view of the ocean and, if you’re lucky enough, you may spot a few whales or dolphins.* The Red Desert — Port Edward.The South Coast has the smallest desert in the world, be sure to explore this hidden wonder. For further information contact the Red Desert Nature Reserve at 083 631 9331.* Wild Waves — The Wild Coast Sun, Port Edward. The exciting water slide experience is a must with an exciting variety of entertainment offered by the Wild Coast Sun hotel and casino. For further enquiries contact 039 305 9111.If you are looking for more information on entertainment and fun activities to do on the South Coast, log onto SA-Venues.com There are also a variety of popular restaurants and options for holiday accommodation.