4 days in Mozambique Itinerary

4 days in Mozambique Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Mozambique journey planner
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Vilanculos
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Tofo
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Maputo
— 1 night
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Vilanculos — 1 night

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.
On the 25th (Thu), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then take in the exciting artwork at Machilla Magic.

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Cape Town, South Africa to Vilanculos is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cape Town in August: high temperatures in Vilanculos hover around 29°C and lows are around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Tofo.
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Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Museums
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Tofo — 1 night

Historically a fishing village governed by Portuguese colonists, Tofo has become a top destination for adventurers, divers, and marine life lovers.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Tofo and then meet some fierce fish with Mozambique Experience.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Tofo day trip planning website.

Getting from Vilanculos to Tofo by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. In August, daily temperatures in Tofo can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can fly to Maputo.
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Maputo — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Fortaleza of Maputo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paroquia Santo Antonio, and then learn more about the world around you at Museu De Historia Natural de Maputo.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Maputo itinerary website.

Fly from Tofo to Maputo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can catch the flight back home.
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Mozambique travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Architectural Buildings · Flea Markets
Still relatively unvisited by international tourists, Mozambique boasts plenty of natural and cultural charms that could easy make it into a major vacation destination. The beaches of the south come in all shapes and sizes, while the less-visited north offers island archipelagos and untouched coral reefs. The colonial architecture of the main urban areas complements the colorful African heritage that still holds sway here, with the region's art, cuisine, and music ensuring each trip to Mozambique allows the visitor to appreciate the country's distinct culture and vast landscape.
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