5 days in Mozambique Itinerary

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Maputo
— 1 night
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Tofo
— 1 night
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Ponta do Ouro
— 2 nights
Drive to Maputo Airport, Fly to Dubai

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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 2nd (Wed): learn more about the world around you at Museu De Historia Natural de Maputo, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at Tours Maputo, and then get close to the beloved marine mammals with Mozambique Scuba.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Maputo sightseeing planning site.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Maputo is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Central Africa Time (CAT), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Dubai in November since evenings lows in Maputo dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Tofo.
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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.
On the 3rd (Thu), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then relax and rejuvenate at Massagem Tropical, and then stroll through Marine Megafauna Foundation.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Tofo driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Maputo to Tofo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, daytime highs in Tofo are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to fly to Ponta do Ouro.
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Ponta do Ouro — 2 nights

On the 4th (Fri), have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ponta do Ouro trip builder tool.

You can fly from Tofo to Ponta do Ouro in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel 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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