MOZAMBIQUE EXPLORER – 10 DAYS

Why This Tour?

Mozambique is best known for its fabulous beaches and amazing diving possibilities. The country however has a rich (and turbulent!) history that has left its mark. Mozambique is a land of contrasts and this tour shows you all the different aspects. Visit cosmopolitan Maputo with its vibrant street and night life, revel in the remnants of African and Arab culture on Ihla de Mozambique and end your tour with 5 days of sun, sea and seafood.

NB. Why not add this 10 day fly-in package to your self-drive in South Africa…

Included in the Tour:

  • 9 nights accommodation in a variety of hotels and lodges
  • Daily breakfast
  • 5 lunches and 5 dinners
  • Domestic flight from Maputo to Nampula
  • All transfers in an air-conditioned private vehicle with professional driver
  • Non-motorized water sports at Nuarro Lodge (snorkelling, kayaking, eco trails & bike rides)
  • Personalized travel book with lots of information

 

 

Itinerary 10 day fly-in package:

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Day 1 & 2: Maputo

Meet & greet at Maputo airport and arrive at your hotel right on the beach of Maputo.
During your stay you enjoy a guided tour of this interesting capital of Mozambique with its famous landmarks. Visit the old fort, the train station whose dome is designed by Eiffel, the botanical gardens, Maputo Cathedral and Independence Square (with the Samora Machel Statue)
Dine at the hotel overlooking the Indian Ocean or try out one of the many lively restaurants in town and experience Mozambican flavour and flair.

Accommodation suggestion: Southern Sun Maputo

Day 3 & 4: Ihla de Mozambique

From Maputo fly directly to Nampula. Your guide will take you to Ihla de Mozambique, a UNESCO world heritage site and once the capital of Mozambique. Walk around this tiny island and see the fascinating mix of African, Arab and European culture and history, displayed in the churches and mosques, beautiful colonial buildings with thick walls, the imposing fort and old Portuguese houses.                 

Accommodation suggestion: Terraco das Quitandas

Day 5-9: Nuarro

A transfer through the inlands of Mozambique takes you to Nuarro Lodge, a gem hidden in Nuarro Bay on the warm Indian Ocean. Step out of your lovely Mozambican style chalet directly onto the white sandy beach. The coral reefs start a few meters from the beach and offer unparalleled snorkelling. There are many other fantastic reefs which makes it a diving hotspots and in season you can even get close to Humpback whales who frequent this bay. Enjoy picnics on one of the many private beaches, sail away on a traditional Dhow, go kayaking, bird watching and meet the locals on a cultural village visit.  The food includes lots of fresh seafood and other delicacies, which will make you never want to leave!

Accommodation suggestion: Nuarro Lodge

Day 10

Your fabulous beach time has come to an end. Your driver takes you to Nampula or Nacala Airport from where you fly out to Johannesburg or Maputo.

Kids
Beach dinner
beach

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