23 days in Mozambique Itinerary

23 days in Mozambique Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Inhassoro
— 1 night
2
Vilanculos
— 3 nights
3
Tofo
— 3 nights
4
Maputo
— 6 nights
5
Manica
— 2 nights
6
Beira
— 2 nights
7
Mozambique Island
— 2 nights
8
Tete
— 2 nights

1
night
Inhassoro

Inhassoro
Inhassoro is a small fishing port in Inhassoro District of Inhambane Province in Mozambique. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Inhassoro Beach.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Inhassoro route planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Inhassoro is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in September, with highs in Inhassoro at 30°C and lows at 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Vilanculos.

Things to do in Inhassoro

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 28 — 30:

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Kayaking & Canoeing. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Fishing Charters & Tours and Manyikeni. There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Machilla Magic.

Start your trip to Vilanculos by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Inhassoro to Vilanculos in 1.5 hours. September in Vilanculos sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Tofo.

Things to do in Vilanculos

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 3:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing

3
nights
Tofo

Historically a fishing village governed by Portuguese colonists, Tofo has become a top destination for adventurers, divers, and marine life lovers.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Marine Megafauna Foundation and Catedral da Nossa Senhora da Conceicao. Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Praia do Tofo. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Barra Beach.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Tofo trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Vilanculos to Tofo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in October, and nighttime lows around 22°C. You'll set off for Maputo on the 6th (Sun).

Things to do in Tofo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Barra Beach
Find places to stay Oct 3 — 6:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Praia do Tofo ©
Praia do Tofo
Barra Beach ©
Barra Beach

6
nights
Maputo

Maputo ©
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.
Get some cultural insight at Museu dos CFM and Fortaleza of Maputo. Step out of the city life by going to Inhaca Island and Maputo Elephant Reserve (Reserva Especial de Maputo). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mesquita da Baixa, get engrossed in the history at National Money Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception, and steep yourself in history at Vila Algarve.

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

Traveling by flight from Tofo to Maputo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. October in Maputo sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Manica.

Things to do in Maputo

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Matola Raid Memorial
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 12:
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Inhaca Island ©
Inhaca Island
Museu dos CFM ©
Museu dos CFM
Mesquita da Baixa ©
Mesquita da Baixa

2
nights
Manica

Manica ©
Manica is a market town in western Mozambique, lying west of Chimoio in the province of Manica. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ndzou Camp.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Manica day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Maputo to Manica takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Manica are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. You'll set off for Beira on the 14th (Mon).

Things to do in Manica

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 14:
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Ndzou Camp ©
Ndzou Camp

2
nights
Beira

Beira ©
Beira is the third largest city in Mozambique. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Beira Cathedral and then visit a coastal fixture at Macuti Lighthouse and Shipwreck.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Beira trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Manica to Beira takes 4 hours. Traveling from Manica in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Beira, with lows around 25°C. You will leave for Mozambique Island on the 16th (Wed).

Things to do in Beira

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 16:
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Macuti Lighthouse and Shipwreck ©
Macuti Lighthouse and Shipwreck
Beira Cathedral ©
Beira Cathedral

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Governor's Palace Museum and then contemplate the long history of Fortaleza de Sao Sebastiao.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mozambique Island day trip planning app.

Getting from Beira to Mozambique Island by combination of flight and car takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive. In October, daytime highs in Mozambique Island are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. On the 18th (Fri), you'll travel to Tete.

Things to do in Mozambique Island

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 18:
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Governor's Palace Museum ©
Governor's Palace Museum
Fortaleza de Sao Sebastiao ©
Fortaleza de Sao Sebastiao

2
nights
Tete

Tete ©
Tete is the capital city of Tete Province in Mozambique. On the 19th (Sat), 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 reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tete trip maker site.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Mozambique Island to Tete in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mozambique Island in October: highs in Tete hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 26°C. On the 20th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tete

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Catedral Sao Joao Baptista ©
Catedral Sao Joao Baptista

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