Sodwana offers much more….
Sodwana enjoys sub-tropical weather, with warm water year-round. Temperatures vary from very hot to cool during the winter mornings. The best diving is from April to September, the winter months. The area is covered with dense coastal forest offering exquisite scenery, bird watching and a number of small mammals. There are a number of game reserves and game lodges a short distance from Sodwana.
Sodwana Bay is located in South Africa and is an ideal diving location if you are interested in a large variety of marine life and ocean topography options. The bay itself is located in a marine reserve that is known as the Greater St. Lucia Wetlands Park, so you are going to be sure of seeing a lot of well preserved reef areas as well as abundant marine life.
In summer, loggerhead and leatherback turtles come out of the sea on to the beaches to lay their eggs. Leatherback Turtles are the largest living marine reptiles and live almost their entire lives at sea. The only time that they are on land is when the female turtles lay eggs, and when hatchlings emerge from the nest and make their way to ocean.
Quad Biking in South Africa – South Africa is absolutely beautiful and what better way to explore it’s terrains than to go quad biking! Get ready for adventure, fun and adrenaline pumping rides! Go quad biking through valleys, indigenous forests, streams, waterfalls, over scenic mountains and witness the amazing wildlife.
For shark enthusiasts, Two Mile Reef becomes the seasonal resting area for female ragged-tooth sharks during the first months of their gestation period until the end of Feburary while the summer months also present divers with the best chances of a whale shark encounter.
Spar & OK – 3km
4X4 Route – 5km
Restaurant (Sodwana Lodge) – 7km
Quad Bikes & Micro-lights – 7km
Fishing Charters – 9km
Sodwana Beach – 9km
Lake Sibaya – 16km
Mkuze Game Reserve – 35km
Phinda Game Reserve – 40km
Ndumu Elephant Park – 70km
Hluhluwe Game Reserve – 95km