Amanzimtoti is a coastal town renowned for its subtropical climate and stretch of golden beaches. It is a popular tourist destination, particularly with surfers, and divers visiting the world-famous Aliwal Shoal just off the coast. The town features several shopping malls, entertainment venues, and a variety of nature reserves. Experience the beauty of the area for yourself by staying at a top-notch Amanzimtoti accommodation.
Amanzimtoti, referred to by locals as “Totiâ€, means “Sweet Watersâ€ in Zulu. The town offers an array of exciting activities for the leisure-lover and the more adventurous, from relaxing on the beach, to the numerous sport facilities at Hutchison Park. A visit to The Galleria is a must which features plentiful shops, a bowling alley, skating rink, and an 11-screen Nu Metro cinema, including a 3D theatre.
The town of Amanzimtoti is host to the annual Sardine Run which attracts many to its beaches. Just a 20 minute boat trip off the coast to Aliwal Shoal offers an opportunity to swim amongst Tiger Sharks and Hammerheads, as well as see giant Brindle Bass and various types of ray. Other water sports can be enjoyed at the lagoon, where one can hire rowing boats and canoes and make the most of the fantastic year-round weather.
For the nature lovers, Amanzimtoti is home to a variety of wildlife, including the Cape Clawless Otters, Blue Duiker, Vervet Monkeys, and Spotted Ground-thrush. Most of the wildlife can be found along the Amanzimtoti River or in the coastal dune vegetation. Nature reserves and green areas worth visiting include Ilanda Wilds, Umbogavango, Vumbuka, and the Pipeline Coastal Park. Birding enthusiasts will be spoilt for choice with the Umdoni Bird Sanctuary and the 150 different species that make the nearby forest their home.
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