To the north of Gaza is the Province of Manica and to the South the Province of Maputo, to the West South Africa, to the East the Province of Inhambane and the Indian Ocean, Gaza itself is a flat green plain stretching along the mouths of the rivers Limpopo and Changane, rising only in altitude when nearing the South African border.
Its geographical situation and the fact that it has the warmest waters of the Northern beaches make it an obligatory stop for those travelling from Maputo or South Africa or Swaziland.
At a distance of only 224Km from the city of Maputo, Gaza, the capital of which is Xai Xai, is greatly sought after as an ideal place for a holiday or simply for a relaxing weekend as it offers numerous attractions including beautiful beaches, well equipped tourist complexes, the spectacular estuary of the river Limpopo and the vast extension of green wood land along the valley of the river.
A number of hotels also provide excellent conditions for holding business meetings and other events, and makes it possible to combine business and pleasure.
The main ethnic groups are the Changana, And the Chopi.