• Activities at Sensayuma
    Activities at Sensayuma

Things to do

  • Take a walk along the beach, up the river or through the hills.
  •  Explore the pristine dune forest and climb an ancient Milkwood Tree.
  • Gaze out at the incredible 180-degree views. Look for Whales, Dolphins, Zambezi Sharks, Loggerhead Tutles
  •  Bird watch to your hearts content and spot our extremely rare resident White Eared Barbets and magnificent Fish Eagles.
  • Take a guided tour to two local Nature Reserves and see some of the plentiful game while you hike through these beautiful protected areas..
  • Paddle up the river or down some rapids on our guided river tours.
  • Head out to sea on a boat to look for whales and catch some fish with uncle Roger.
  • Explore deep into the wilderness with our quad bike tours and find some secret spots.
  • Grab a cocktail or ice cold beer from the bar.
  • Order some delicious meals from our on site beach café.
  •  Laze around the swimming pools soaking up the sun.
  •  Browse through our beach shop and buy some handcrafted jewelry.
  • Play a round of pool.
  • Maybe a round of table tennis.
  • Have a nap in one of the many hammocks in the garden.
  • Curl up with a book from our Library.
  •  Connect to our fast WiFi and catch up with family and friends.
  • Find some beautiful shells, maybe you will find one of the treasured Nautilus shells that wash up.
  •  Sit around a beach bonfire and play your drum for the stars.
  • Make some new friends and share some stories.
  •  Have a braai. And practice saying ‘Nou gaan ons braai’.

Sensayuma Hikes and Walking Tours

  • Beach and forest guided hike. An easy way to explore the local area around the Backpackers and get some cool views.
  • Harold Johnson Nature Reserve hikes. This local reserve has a medicinal plant hike and a longer hike through the untouched forest.
  • Amatikulu Nature Reserve hikes and paddling tours. Enjoy game viewing from foot or paddle around the huge estuary enjoying the birdlife and excellent fishing.

Sensayuma Fishing Trips

  • Deep sea fishing boat charters. Fish for bottom fish and enjoy being out in the ocean, maybe spot a whale or some dolphins.

Sensayuma Cultural/Historical/Environmental Tours

  • The Epic Tour. Visit Shakaland and experience Zulu Culture, History and Dance and have a traditional lunch. Then walk across the Dlinza aerial forest boardwalk and climb the viewpoint tower. Then relax with a local ‘Zulu Blonde’ craft beer.