10 days in Mozambique Itinerary

10 days in Mozambique Itinerary

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Maputo
— 3 nights
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Tofo
— 2 nights
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Inhassoro
— 1 night
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Vilanculos
— 3 nights
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Maputo

City of Acacias

Walking the broad, leafy avenues of Maputo, Mozambique's capital and bustling harbor city, you can discover numerous architectural gems and come to appreciate the area's Portuguese-influenced culture.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mozambique Scuba and National Art Museum. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Maputo Central Train Station, get to know the fascinating history of Praca Independence Praça da Independência, take an in-depth tour of Fortaleza of Maputo, and examine the collection at Museu dos CFM.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Maputo trip planning tool.

Windhoek, Namibia to Maputo is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Windhoek to Maputo. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Windhoek in June; daily highs in Maputo reach 32°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Tofo.

Things to do in Maputo

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Museu De Historia Natural de Maputo ©
Natural History Museum
Museu De Historia Natural de Maputo
3.1
Maputo Central Train Station ©
Architectural Building
Maputo Central Train Station
3.6
Museu dos CFM ©
Specialty Museum
Museu dos CFM
4.3

2
nights
Tofo

Historically a fishing village governed by Portuguese colonists, Tofo has become a top destination for adventurers, divers, and marine life lovers.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then trot along with Cavalheiros Do Tofo, and then kick back and relax at Barra Beach. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Tofo and then stroll through Marine Megafauna Foundation.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Tofo planner.

Getting from Maputo to Tofo by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Inhassoro.

Things to do in Tofo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Praia do Tofo ©
Must see
Praia do Tofo
4.5
Barra Beach ©
Beach
Barra Beach
4.6

1
night
Inhassoro

Inhassoro is a small fishing port in Inhassoro District of Inhambane Province in Mozambique. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Inhassoro Beach.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Inhassoro visit planning app.

Traveling by flight from Tofo to Inhassoro takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. While traveling from Tofo, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Inhassoro, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Vilanculos.

Things to do in Inhassoro

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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3
nights
Vilanculos

Tourism in Vilanculos, a small town on the coast of Mozambique, owes much to its convenient location as a base for exploring the Bazaruto Archipelago, a national park.
Go for a jaunt from Vilanculos to Bazaruto Archipelago to see Parque Nacional de Bazaruto about 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the exciting artwork at Machilla Magic, see Loka Adventure, and take a pleasant ride with Mozambique Horse Safari.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Vilanculos travel site.

You can drive from Inhassoro to Vilanculos in 1.5 hours. In June in Vilanculos, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vilanculos

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.0
Mozambique Horse Safari ©
Horseback Riding Tour
Mozambique Horse Safari
4.5

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