Santos Beach (Santosstrand - Mossel Bay)

  • Santos Beach - South Africa
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  • Santos Beach - South Africa
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Santos Beach is located in Mossel Bay, around 100 miles east of Cape Town. It is one of the most popular spots on the south coast for locals and holiday travelers alike. Besides hanging out on the beach there plenty of activities to enjoy, from checking out the harbour, dolphin and whale watching, snorkeling, swimming, and fishing.

The golden sands make up wide beaches with plenty of room for walking and playing games. During the summer there are lifeguards throughout the beach to make sure that swimmers and children are safe, and you may even experience live entertainment and other beach activities.

In addition to enjoying the beautiful stretch of beach, you will be able to visit a wildlife sanctuary or hike a nature trail. Visit seal island or take a sunset cruise while you are here. This spot offers unforgettable memories of the beauty of nature.

Nearest town/city

Mossel Bay

Also known as:

Santosstrand - Mossel Bay

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