Situated on the shores of the Uembje Lagoon 188km north of Maputo is the holiday town of Bilene. Along the shores of this vast expanse of water (8km wide and 27km long) lie pristine white sands and shallow waters, ideal for basking in the sun and swimming. The saline waters[…]
Welcome to Bilene
The serene seaside town of Bilene is an easy 2 hour drive north east of Maputo making it the perfect destination for locals and tourists alike.
Bilene Lodge is set on the shores of the Uembje Lagoon. This sprawling expanse of water is separated from the Indian Ocean by a sandbar offering a protected area for a variety of watersports and activities, while the shallow shores are surrounded by beautiful white sandy beaches.
Take a trip to the mouth of the lagoon by barge, boat, kayak or dhow. In certain seasons you can whale watch or snorkel and get up close and personal with the turtles.
Birdwatchers can appreciate the flocking water birds, adrenaline junkies can take on the sand dunes or you can simply take a stroll to the vibrant local market.