Explore Mozambique

Countries visited: South Africa, Swaziland, Mozambique.
This 14-day tour will take let you explore the beautiful country of Mozambique. With a start in South Africa and travelling to Swaziland you will miss nothing of the best parts of Southern Africa. Enjoy all of the different cultures you will encounter and marvel at the stunning nature these countries have to offer. See wildlife and participate in interesting and sometimes thrilling activities. Make memories that will last a lifetime!


Explore Mozambique

Day 1 South Africa – Swaziland – Hlane Royal National Park

Leaving Johannesburg early, we travel through the Mpumalanga province to Swaziland. After crossing the border we enter Hlane Royal NP, a huge nature reserve, home to lion, elephant and white rhino.
Optional Activities: Hiking, Mountian Biking, Game drive, Rhino Walk.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Day 2 Hlane Royal National Park

At over 30000 hectares Hlane is Swaziland’s largest protected area. Originally the private hunting area of the Swazi Royal family the area is now held in trust and managed by Big Game Parks. As the lions are housed in a fenced enclosure it is possible to hike inside the park. After a day’s exploring there we enjoy a display of traditional Swazi dancing following dinner.
Optional Activities: Hiking, Mountian Biking, Game drive, Rhino Walk.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3 Mozambique – Praia do Tofo

We cross into Mozambique. Travelling north you can’t help but be captivated by the beautiful coastal scenery before arriving in Praia do Tofo and our campsite for the next two nights. Whether you just want to relax on the white sandy beaches or take on some of Africa’s most amazing diving and snorkelling spots, there’s plenty on offer in Tofo.
Optional Activities: Snorkelling, Scuba Diving and Surfing.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4 Praia do Tofo

In season Tofo is one of the world’s best sites for the viewing of the world’s largest fish, the Whale Shark. This entire day is free so that you can go snorkelling, scuba diving or just relax on the beautiful white sandy beach.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 Vilanculos

The Bazaruto Archipelago is Mozambique’s premier destination and it’s not hard to understand why. A protected area, the sea-life here is spectacular and snorkelling at one of the reefs is one of the best ways to enjoy it. On the way to Vilanculos we will be stopping at a local craft market for a little souvenir shopping.
Optional Activities: Snorkelling, Horse Riding
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 Bazaruto Archipelago National Park Excursion

If you have booked the Activity Package you will go on the Bazaruto camping excursion. The Bazaruto excursion is taken on the traditional sailing vessel of the African East Coast, the Dhow. We sail out to the islands and have the opportunity to snorkel, swim and relax over these 2 days. The Bazaruto is one of Southern Africa’s largest marine parks. We will overnight at a camp on the beach in our tents.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 Bazaruto Archipelago National Park Excursion

The second day of this oceanic excursion is again spent exploring the crystal clear waters of the Indian ocean and the abundant sea-life it supports. On rare occasions the weather may be unfavourable and in this case the Dhow will be replaced with a more conventional vessel.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8/9 Inhambane

Today we travel through coconut plantations to the old Portuguese settlement of Inhambane. This coastal region is very relaxing and boasts incredible beaches. There are many optional activities available here from fishing to horse riding.
Optional Activities: Scuba Diving, Horse Riding, Quad Biking, Snorkelling, Fishing, Boat Cruise
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10 Maputo

Today we return south towards the direction of Mozambique’s capital, Maputo. Mozambique gained full independence from the Portuguese in 1975, but only gained political stability in more recent times and is undergoing a major upgrade as the country’s economy grows.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 11/12 South Africa – Kruger National Park

Today we return to South Africa to the world famous Kruger National Park, where we hope to spot Africa’s Big 5. The Kruger Park is the most famous nature conservation area in the world. Two nights are spent in this magnificent area enjoying African wildlife. Informative dawn game walks and night drives (accompanied by a ranger) are offered as an optional extra.
Optional Activities: SANP Night Drive and Dawn Game Walks (Subject to availability).
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch (day 11 only), Dinner

Day 13 Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

We move to the greater Kruger area today and if you have booked the Activity Package you will visit Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, where animals are being re-habilitated before being released back in to the wild. In the evening we enjoy a traditional song and dance evening along with a typical South African meal.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 14 Panorama Route – Johannesburg

Travelling along the Panorama Route we stop at Blyde River Canyon and Bourkes Luck Potholes. The tour ends on arrival in Johannesburg. Johannesburg has many excellent restaurants and the group often spends this evening together.
Optional Activities: Dinner out
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

RATES & INCLUSIVE / EXCLUSIVE

Tour Price: ZAR 10.403,00, single supplement: ZAR 620,00
Activity Package: ZAR 2.350,00

The prices in EUR are only indications. Payments are to be done in ZAR (South African Rand).

Included

  • Meals mentioned in Itinerary
  • 13 nights twin share camping
  • All activities mentioned in itinerary (except for optional activities)

Excluded

  • Activity Package R2.350- The activity package consists of Bazaruto camping excursion, Moholoholo rehabilitation centre.
  • Single Supplement R620- The tour is based on twin share accommodation. If you want to go alone you have to pay the single supplement.
  • Personal Expenses

The tour can also be booked as an accommodated tour.

Departure Dates 2013

January: 14th, 28th
February: 11th, 25th
March: 11th, 25th
April: 8th, 22nd
May: 6th, 20th
June: 3rd, 17th
July: 1st, 15th, 29th
August: 12th, 26th
September: 9th, 23rd
October: 7th, 21st
November: 4th, 18th
December: 2nd, 16th, 30th

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Kindly note that the prices and accommodation are subject to change based on date, availability and special requests.

What makes this tour different

Experience Mozambique and marvel at all of the beautiful beaches this country has. Get in touch with the locals and learn about their culture.

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