Eleko Beach, a public beach east of the city, is popular for its clean stretch of sandy beach. There are numerous bars and restaurants serving locally caught fare, and a barbeque can be arranged at the beach huts, which can be rented on a daily basis together with deck chairs and stools. Artworks created by7 local artists are also available for purchase at the beach market, where a certain amount of price negotiation is expected.

 

Quick reference:

A 45-minute drive from central Victoria Island, it is located 60km east of the city.

Most taxis know how to get there.

Beach huts are available all week and weekends

Visitors Tips:

  • Some price negotiation is expected
  • Keep belongings with you
  • Pay close attention to swimming safety as the Atlantic Ocean can be unsafe at certain tides
  • Ask about safe swimming and watch out for currents
  • Take a mix of denominations for purchases
  • Buy or bring bottled water
  • If not driving, hire a state-registered taxi to take you there and back