15 days in Mozambique Itinerary

15 days in Mozambique Itinerary

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Inhassoro
— 1 night
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Tofo
— 2 nights
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Beira
— 2 nights
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Tete
— 1 night
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Quirimbas Archipelago
— 2 nights
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Pemba
— 2 nights
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Maputo
— 4 nights

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Inhassoro

Inhassoro
Inhassoro is a small fishing port in Inhassoro District of Inhambane Province in Mozambique. To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Inhassoro road trip planner.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Inhassoro is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Inhassoro when traveling from Johannesburg in December, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Tofo.

Things to do in Inhassoro

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Tofo

Historically a fishing village governed by Portuguese colonists, Tofo has become a top destination for adventurers, divers, and marine life lovers.
On the 19th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral da Nossa Senhora da Conceicao and then kick back and relax at Barra Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): stroll through Praia do Tofo, then stroll through Marine Megafauna Foundation, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tofo online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Inhassoro to Tofo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Beira.

Things to do in Tofo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Scuba & Snorkeling
Barra Beach ©
Barra Beach
Praia do Tofo ©
Praia do Tofo

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Beira

Beira ©
Beira is the third largest city in Mozambique. On the 21st (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Beira Cathedral and then visit a coastal fixture at Macuti Lighthouse and Shipwreck.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Beira trip planner.

Getting from Tofo to Beira by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In December, daily temperatures in Beira can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 22nd (Tue), you're off to Tete.

Things to do in Beira

Historic Sites
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Macuti Lighthouse and Shipwreck ©
Macuti Lighthouse and Shipwreck
Beira Cathedral ©
Beira Cathedral

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Tete

Tete ©
Tete is the capital city of Tete Province in Mozambique. On the 23rd (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Sao Joao Baptista and then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Jose de Boroma.

To find maps and other tourist information, read Tete visit planning site.

Fly from Beira to Tete in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. December in Tete sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time for travel to Quirimbas Archipelago.

Things to do in Tete

Historic Sites
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Catedral Sao Joao Baptista ©
Catedral Sao Joao Baptista

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Quirimbas Archipelago

Quirimbas Archipelago ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): head off the coast to Vamizi Island.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Quirimbas Archipelago trip planner.

You can fly from Tete to Quirimbas Archipelago in 7 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Quirimbas Archipelago can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. On the 25th (Fri), you'll travel to Pemba.

Things to do in Quirimbas Archipelago

Nature · Parks
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Vamizi Island ©
Vamizi Island

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Pemba

Pemba ©
Once named Porto Amelia after the Queen of Portugal, today Pemba retains much of the former Portuguese colonial influence.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): stop by Moussa sacko. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sun): kick back and relax at Wimbe Beach.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Pemba travel route tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Quirimbas Archipelago to Pemba. In December, daytime highs in Pemba are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Maputo.

Things to do in Pemba

Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping · Parks
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Wimbe Beach ©
Wimbe Beach

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Maputo

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Xefina Pequena and Praia da Costa do Sol. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Maputo Shopping Center and CCFM - Centro Cultural Franco-Mocambicano. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Museu dos CFM, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mesquita da Baixa, appreciate the extensive heritage of Praca Independence Praça da Independência, and steep yourself in history at Vila Algarve.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Maputo sightseeing planner.

Getting from Pemba to Maputo by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Pemba in December, Maputo is a bit cooler at night with lows of 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Maputo

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 31:
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Vila Algarve ©
Vila Algarve
Praia da Costa do Sol ©
Praia da Costa do Sol
Maputo Shopping Center ©
Maputo Shopping Center

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