Ponta D'ouro

Ponta D'ouro

Ponta Do Ouro means the "Place of Gold", named so after the glorious sunrise that you can enjoy from the beach. The town is close to the northern border of South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province, though you’ll need a 4x4 to get there.

Activities and sightseeing

Scuba diving and snorkelling

The sea off Ponta is warm and crystal clear and there are many tropical species of fish and invertebrates to look out for.

Swimming with dolphins

Not only do you get the chance to swim with dolphins, you also have the chance to learn more about these fascinating animals.

Maputo Elephant Reserve

Just 50km north of Ponto, spot some elephants, duiker and small antelope.