Bilene Lagoon, Mozambique
Unique riding area
A perfect turquoise lagoon, stable wind, warm water, 1m depht 1 km square area, perfect to learn, near unique in the world.
And 15 km playground for downwinders, various speed spots, direct wave spot access.
The Bilene lagoon is a near unbelivable spot to enjoy our passion in total safety.
A giant lagoon set in amazing empty vista, with constant wind and warm water.
Multiple Speed spots, downwinders, and a direct access to a wave spots.
OLK Coaching, Guiding, Video edits, with a kite centre directly on the beach.
To Discover Kiteboarding
Our learning area hasn't any currents or tides, the wind is stable and with the warm shallow water, You will maximise your lesson in these perfect conditions.
Our learning philosophy is based on IKO Standards, on a perfect secure Spot, with adapted learning equipment, good security and communication measures. The wind blows every day, from 15 to 25 knots (ideal speed range to learn).
Kitesurfing is a passion to enjoy, therefore we have perfect safety equipment, including helmet and life jacket for all our students
More about the Kiteschool
Praia Do Bilene, in the province of Gaza, is located 140 km from Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, and a few hours from Johannesburg (Capital of South Africa), Bilene is an emerging tourist area of great natural beauty.
It is a lagoon of 15 km in length with direct access to the Indian Ocean, which is not affected by the tides.
The white sand beach and crystal clear waters are shallow, so it is very safe for children, and fully suitable for water sports
With calm waters and constant wind, on its coast a good offer of accommodation has been developed, maintaining the traditional aspect and the local culture of the area, which coexist in perfect harmony with the tourism of more than 64 different countries, which usually visits the area.
More about Bilene
Early morning, you can see on the beach of the lagoon, the arrival of fishermen, in traditional boats loaded with fish and seafood, which can be bought at the local market.
Since it is located near Maputo, Bilene has good communications and supplies all kinds of products. It is a zone of contrasts, which has all the amenities and services (gas stations, ATMs, good internet connection, restaurants ...), but retains a traditional atmosphere of great charm.
In the local market you can buy local fruits; You will re-discover the flavor of mango, and avocado, or a papaya in Mozambique.
The barracas: the local bars of Mozambique are met as barracas. Both locals and visitors, enjoy local tasting 2M and Laurentina beers.
Frango con Patatas is almost the national dish. Chicken cooked on the grill with charcoal and fried potatoes, which can be seasoned, to taste, with Piripiri, the powerful local hot sauce; nothing more simple and delicious
Transfer to Bilene: the road from the airport to Bilene is a journey of colors, which goes deep into nature, passing through small towns where you can appreciate the traditional and rural life of the country.
Mozambique is located in southeastern Africa. With about 2570 km of coastline.
Of great beauty and natural diversity, it has several parks and national reserves with almost 100,000 km2, such as the Gorongosa National Park, part of the Kruguer Park or the Zinave National Park.
It's large coast side allows many incredible spots to enjoy kitesurfing