Matemwe is a village located on the north – east coast of Zanzibar. The economy of this place, is based on agriculture especially seaweed and fishing. This area are frequent by tourists, it is a place for those who wants to get away from mass tourism. Here, you will do long walks along the white sand beach, and enjoy the beautiful crystal sea, enjoying relaxing and living the local traditions. The Matemwe beach is the longest of Zanzibar, and is subject to the tides, characteristic of the place. The island of Mnemba, where there is the opportunity to enjoy boat tours and snorkeling, is located in front, only 15 minutes. This little island allows you to discover the show that the reef provides, together with the marine life that houses, among which tunas, barracuda, clown fish, dolphins and whale sharks. Also, for kayakers, there is the chance to explore the area around Matemwe, in a unique and wonderful.
If you go to this resort, be sure to visit Nungwi, where you can visit a small aquarium with features sea turtles. In addition, from November to March, you can watch the deposition and the hatching of eggs of green turtles.