6 Things To Do In Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique

One of the most popular vacation spots in Mozambique, Ponta Do Ouro is a gorgeous, beachy, relaxing destination in which to let your hair down during a long weekend. Of course you can just do nothing there, if you’re so inclined, but if you’re at all interested in marine life, watersports, nature or socializing, there’s plenty to keep you occupied. Here are six things to do in Ponta do Ouro that will allow you to fully enjoy the abundant pleasures of the sea, land and culture.


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Swim with Dolphins at Kaya Kweru

Few things are as inspiring and memorable as experiencing nature in such a special and heart-warming way. Contact the operators at Kaya Kweru to catch up with the group of 400 dolphins which swim along the coast. This is especially magical for children who are old enough to swim, as dolphins are friendly and unique creatures.



Quad Bike from O Lar do Ouro

Many visitors to Mozambique would say that the best way to see the incredible coastline is on a quad bike, as they provide the perfect way to see a great deal — without taking it too slow. Biking from the southernmost tip of the country at O Lar do Ouro is a stunning activity which will be fondly cherished in the memory.

Take photos at the Ntsuty Lodge

The tropical gardens at the Ntsuty Lodge provide a sublime setting that boasts the most incredible colours which nature has to offer. Flora, fauna and birdlife combine into an earthly Garden of Eden, and any visitors who are passionate about photography would be amiss to leave this incredible place out of their itinerary.

Fish at Ocean View Cabanas

There are few places as beautiful and suited to casting a rod as the Ponta Do Ouro coast, which provides some of the best fishing in the country. The Ocean View Cabanas are an excellent starting point, with special packages for those who love to fish and all the gear a fisherman could ever want available at this establishment.

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Kitesurf in Ponta do Ouro

For those who love a bit of adventure and doing something that freaks others out, kitesurfing in one of the most scenic spots in the world is an absolute must. Ponta do Ouro bay provides the ideal location for this fun activity, with the adrenaline boost and majestic scenery combining for a potent experience which will not soon be forgotten.

Enjoy a sundowner at Beach Bar

Beach Bar on the Ponta Do Ouro coast is a wonderful place to enjoy the sun and surf while quenching your thirst with a local beer or a refreshing cocktail. Patrons can order a seafood platter to be delivered to the beach, ensuring that your ocean-induced appetite is kept at bay with exquisite cuisine. Excellent value and English-speaking staff are further reasons to pay Beach Bar a visit.

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