9 days in Mozambique Itinerary

9 days in Mozambique Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Washington DC
Fly + Drive:  37 h
1
Quirimbas Archipelago
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h
2
Vilanculos
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  1 h
3
Tofo
— 1 night
Fly:  32 h
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Quirimbas Archipelago

Quirimbas Archipelago ©
You've now added Vamizi Island to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): head off the coast to Vamizi Island.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Quirimbas Archipelago trip itinerary builder site.

Washington DC, USA to Quirimbas Archipelago is an approximately 37- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Africa Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for the flight to Vilanculos.

Things to do in Quirimbas Archipelago

Nature Parks
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Vamizi Island ©
Vamizi Island

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mozambique Horse Safari as well as Kayaking & Canoeing. Step out of Vilanculos to go to Inhassoro and see Inhassoro Beach, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, get interesting insight from Tours, and get a taste of the local shopping with Machilla Magic.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Vilanculos trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Quirimbas Archipelago to Vilanculos takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Quirimbas Archipelago in August: high temperatures in Vilanculos hover around 77°F and lows are around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Tue) to allow time for travel to Tofo.

Things to do in Vilanculos

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Inhassoro Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Mozambique Horse Safari ©
Mozambique Horse Safari

1
night
Tofo

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 2nd (Wed): kick back and relax at Praia do Tofo, stroll through Marine Megafauna Foundation, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Tofo tour itinerary planning website.

Do a combination of flight and car from Vilanculos to Tofo in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tofo

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Praia do Tofo ©
Praia do Tofo

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