South Africa with Wilderness Safaris

Maputaland

Maputaland is situated in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, South Africa’s first World Heritage Site. Just offshore is the Maputaland Marine Reserve offering extraordinary diving and snorkelling encounters with prolific marine life, spectacular coral landscape, dolphins and whales.

Highlights

  • The coastal dunes here are amongst the tallest vegetated dunes in the world
  • Few sections of the South African coastline are as unspoilt or secluded
  • The area is best known for its diving as well as the turtles that lay their eggs on the beaches