Things To Do in MtwalumeWater Sports in Mtwalume
Where? Mtwalume, South Coast, KwaZulu Natal
When? Daylight hours.
How much? Free
The waters here are superbly warm and there are numerous lovely tidal pools ideal for safe swimming. The main feature of this village is the Mtwalume River which forms a beautiful lagoon where it enters the sea. The river is approximately 85km long and was named Mtwalume by the Zulus because of the tall upright Mtwalume trees growing on the river bank.
This area is exquisite an ideal for a variety of watersports such as scuba diving, angling, windsurfing and board surfing. If that is too much activity for you, one can also simply relax and soak up the sun whilst admiring the vibrant birds and wild life along the banks.
Hike up to the spectacular Mtwalume Falls which is just a little higher up. Fishing and spearfishing is very popular in Mtwalume. There are plenty of popular spearfishing or fishing spots where the main catch is snoek and garrick