Xai-Xai

Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.
Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.

General Information

Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.   It is a busy town with markets, shops, restaurants and bars.  The beach of Praia do Xai-Xai has been a popular tourist destination for many years.  

A coral reef just off the shore offers good snorkelling and protects the beach from erosion.  The Wenela Tidal Pool, 2 kilometres south of the town, has a natural tunnel and blow hole that links the pool with the Indian Ocean.

Xai-Xai, formerly João Belo, developed under Portuguese rule as a port, agricultural and industrial centre.  The town was badly affected by the floods in 2000 when the Limpopo burst its banks.  Some buildings were 3m deep under water.  However, since then the town has grown back, and tourism is increasing.   This area has huge Cashew nut trees.

Accommodation in Xai-Xai

In some areas 4x4 vehicles are required, therefore it is best to check that with the relevant lodges when booking if you are not travelling in a 4x4.  There are a variety of accommodation options available.  Please see the accommodation directory for more information. 

Activities in Xai-Xai

There are many activities to keep one busy in this area, from walking and hiking, to deep sea fishing charters and scuba diving charters.  Please see the activities directory for more information.  

Businesses

Xai-Xai has a busy commercial centre, with open furniture markets being very popular.   Tourists will find many souvenirs, stalls, shops and local products. The restaurants in the area are all a culinary delight and there is something to suit every taste.

Please go to our business directory for a complete list of businesses you will find in the region, or add your own free business listing.‚Äč

Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.Xai-Xai (pronounced as 'shy-shy') is situated in the southern part of Mozambique in the Gaza Province.

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