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Winter Whale Tales


At this time of the year; Umngazi guests are greeted to the sight of the Humpback Whales (The most commonly seen whale species off the Wild Coast) These whales feed in Antarctic icy waters during the Summer and visit our shores during their annual migration to warmer waters during June to late November/early December; to give birth and nurse their calves.… Read the rest

Reptile Tales From The Wild Coast


As Claude Monet once said; “The richness I achieve comes from Nature, the source of my inspiration.” After meeting a very interesting chap named Tyrone; I was intrigued by his passion and knowledge on snakes and reptiles and thought it would be an interesting tale to share…   Tyrone Ping has always been intrigued by snakes and reptiles from an early age, growing up in Kwa-Zulu Natal these were never in short supply, from the coastal forests to the Drakensberg mountains.… Read the rest

Whale Tales


Winter is a very special time of the year for Umngazi, as guests are greeted to the sight of the Humpback Whales, which are the most commonly seen whale species off the Wild Coast.… Read the rest
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