Shore fishing (you’ll need a fishing license – obtainable from Maritime offices on the beachfront or from Reef Resort’s reception and strictly payable in cash)
Deep sea fishing charters – offered by Reef Resort (you’ll need a fishing license)
Whale watching offered by Reef Resort during Winter (also requires a license)
Enjoy snorkelling along the reef that runs parallel to the beach (an assortment of snorkeling gear is available to hire at Reef Resort)
Sip on a cocktail while taking in the beautiful views - If you have a 4x4, you can enjoy a sundowner on the dunes which are a short drive away
Visit the Wenela Tidal Pool, about 1km south of the Xai Xai main beach
Visit the abandoned old Hotel Chongoene about 4kms north of Reef Resort
There are many little beach bars/restaurants in the Xai Xai area including our own Café Pescador on the premises – some offer activities from time to time
For an outing for the day, travelling north for around 40kms from Xai Xai, visit the lovely beaches of Chizavane, have lunch at Zona Braza
For an outing for the day, travelling south, it’s around 95kms to Bilene - admire the views of the lagoon and lunch at one of the many restaurants there.
Xai Xai main town – 16kms away
- Visit the Limpopo Central Market and top up with fresh produce, browse through their colourful capulanas to buy for gifts or have a dress or shirt made from one of the industrioius dressmakers at the market.
- Stock up with groceries
- Banks with ATM’s
- Top up with fuel
- Visit a bakery (Padaria) for the freshest bread in town – some even serve a short espresso….