21 days in Mozambique Itinerary

21 days in Mozambique Itinerary

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Inhassoro
— 2 nights
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Bazaruto Archipelago
— 2 nights
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Tofo
— 2 nights
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Vilanculos
— 3 nights
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Beira
— 2 nights
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Tete
— 2 nights
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Mozambique Island
— 2 nights
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Maputo
— 5 nights

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Inhassoro

Inhassoro
Inhassoro is a small fishing port in Inhassoro District of Inhambane Province in Mozambique. On the 17th (Fri), kick back and relax at Inhassoro Beach.

Plan trip to Inhassoro with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Polokwane, South Africa to Inhassoro is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Polokwane in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 26°C in Inhassoro. On the 18th (Sat), you're off to Bazaruto Archipelago.

Things to do in Inhassoro

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 16 — 18:

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Bazaruto Archipelago

Bazaruto Archipelago ©

The Pearl of the Indian Ocean

Bazaruto Archipelago comprises six islands formed by sand deposits from the Save River.
On the 19th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional de Bazaruto. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Two Mile Reef.

To see ratings and other tourist information, read Bazaruto Archipelago online trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Inhassoro to Bazaruto Archipelago. In December in Bazaruto Archipelago, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tofo.

Things to do in Bazaruto Archipelago

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 20:
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Parque Nacional de Bazaruto ©
Parque Nacional de Bazaruto
Two Mile Reef ©
Two Mile Reef

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Tofo

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 21st (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Marine Megafauna Foundation, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Tofo, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral da Nossa Senhora da Conceicao and then kick back and relax at Barra Beach.

Discover how to plan a Tofo trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Bazaruto Archipelago to Tofo in 3.5 hours. December in Tofo sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Vilanculos.

Things to do in Tofo

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 20 — 22:
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Praia do Tofo ©
Praia do Tofo
Scuba & Snorkeling
Barra Beach ©
Barra Beach

3
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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Safaris and Scuba & Snorkeling. Do some cultural sightseeing at Machilla Magic and Manyikeni.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Vilanculos tour planning website.

Traveling by flight from Tofo to Vilanculos takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in December, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Beira.

Things to do in Vilanculos

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 25:
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Safaris
Scuba & Snorkeling
Manyikeni ©
Manyikeni

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Beira

Beira ©
Beira is the third largest city in Mozambique. On the 26th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Beira Cathedral and then enjoy the sea views from Macuti Lighthouse and Shipwreck.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Beira tour itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Vilanculos to Beira in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. December in Beira sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. On the 27th (Mon), you'll travel to Tete.

Things to do in Beira

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 27:
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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. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Sao Joao Baptista. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Jose de Boroma.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Tete route planning app.

Getting from Beira to Tete by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in December, and nighttime lows around 27°C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Mozambique Island.

Things to do in Tete

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 29:
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Catedral Sao Joao Baptista ©
Catedral Sao Joao Baptista

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Mozambique Island

Mozambique Island ©
Once a capital of Portuguese East Africa, the World Heritage-listed Island of Mozambique today ranks among Mozambique's fastest-growing tourist destinations.
On the 30th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sao Sebastiao Peninsula, contemplate the long history of Fortaleza de Sao Sebastiao, and then explore the world behind art at Governor's Palace Museum.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Mozambique Island online travel route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Tete to Mozambique Island in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in December, and nighttime lows around 30°C. On the 31st (Fri), you're off to Maputo.

Things to do in Mozambique Island

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Governor's Palace Museum ©
Governor's Palace Museum
Fortaleza de Sao Sebastiao ©
Fortaleza de Sao Sebastiao
Sao Sebastiao Peninsula ©
Sao Sebastiao Peninsula

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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.
For shopping fun, head to FEIMA - Feira de Artesanato, Flores e Gastronomica or CCFM - Centro Cultural Franco-Mocambicano. Do some cultural sightseeing at Museu dos CFM and Mesquita da Baixa. There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Inhaca Island, admire the landmark architecture of Maputo Central Train Station, browse the different shops at Maputo Shopping Center, and take an in-depth tour of National Money Museum.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Maputo trip planner.

You can fly from Mozambique Island to Maputo in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Mozambique Island in December, plan for little chillier nights in Maputo, with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Maputo

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 5:
Highlights from your plan
Inhaca Island ©
Inhaca Island
Museu dos CFM ©
Museu dos CFM
Mesquita da Baixa ©
Mesquita da Baixa

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