Mozambique Overland Tours

7 Days

Mozambique Overland Tours

Mozambique overland tours takes you to one of Africa’s interesting countries. If you are looking for memorable holiday of fun at the beach and food, Mozambique overland tours is your first choice. The beaches and islands are incredible. There are untamed islands and beaches that can be seen all across the sea-shores with a wonderful climate for marine adventure and beach parties.

Its culture is so diverse owing to its long history of trade. Trading ports with Arabs, Indians, Chinese brought in cultures that would blend in the African culture. Being a former Portuguese colony the European culture is at the midst of the mix. The aggregation of the multi cultures also gave birth to to a palette of delicious cuisines and colorful markets.

Mozambique Overland tours

Mozambique overland tours
beach market | Art

The islands are gorgeous and the beaches fantastic. Notable islands to visit are Bazaruto, Santa Carolina, Bangue, Benguerra and Magaruque. Part of Mozambique Experience is the marine life from whales, sharks, dolphins, turtles, mantas and more than 2000 species of fish.

As for adventure and sports in the sea, Mozambique is arguably the best in Africa. The paradise island is known for scuba diving, swimming with whale-sharks and marine species. Its clear waters of the Indian Ocean makes it a perfect destination for snorkeling in the world.

In Inhambane experience the ‘Dhow’, the traditional wind driven boat as you sail from Bay to Bay across the Matmba river flows.



Holiday on the coast

Having arrived in Maputo and probably rested enough for the long drive to Inhambane, past coconut, sugar cane and cashew plantations; enjoy the country-side of Mozambique. Once in Inhambane you will have the whole endless beach to your disposal, experience the sea food, the local bars and beach life style. You will sail on a traditional dhow to the Bazaruto Archipelago for more fun on the islands. Take snorkeling, scuba dive or watch the whale shark swim on the clear waters of the Indian ocean. Discover the long beaches of Inhambane, the sea food at the local restaurants along the everlasting beaches and culture of Mozambique in the warm sun and clear waters of the Indian Ocean.

Trip Highlights

  • Maputo City Tour
  • Inhambane
  • Tofo Bay
  • Vilanculos
  • Bazaruto Archipelago


Day 1 :

We leave Maputo in the morning for Inhambane. The drive is long but also very interesting to see the country side set up of Mozambique along the coastline. There are a few towns you will pass through, as well as sugar cane plantations and coconuts which happen to be very popular here. 

Day 2 :

We have two days of optional activities to do in Inyambane and time to relax and enjoy the beach life. Among the things to do here is scuba diving, whale-shark viewing as well as snorkeling. Otherwise take a swim on the warm waters of the sea or walk-about along the beach

Day 3 :
Tofo Bay

Tofo bay is just a few kilometres away and its one of Mozambique's iconic destinations. Here you will meet other people from around the World having fun and enjoy the bars and restaurants. The local people are at work as well showcasing Africa's talent in arts. You can still have your ocean safari from here or just seat back and relax.

Inyambane City tour will bring you a good sense of what makes Mozambique such a special place. Trading has been happening here since the 1500s and of course transformed over the years but key to Inyambane is the culture of trade embedded here. It was the connecting port for Southern Africa and Asia. Enjoy the city and its vibe on this bay. Later in the afternoon we make our way to Vilanculos

We spend the day today on the islands of the Bazaruto Archipelago. Explore the islands, experience the beaches, go for snorkeling, have fun on the sand and learn more about the history of the islands. In the afternoon we board the dhow again making our way back to mainland Mozambique.

We leave Vilanculos in the morning going southwards to Xai Xai district arriving there in the afternoon. The rest of the afternoon is to enjoy and walk on the beach on sunset, swim or just relax.

Day 7 :

Back to Maputo today as we leave Xai Xai district early in the morning. There is a lot other optional activities you can do in Maputo as the tour ends today.



  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Transportation to and from!!
  • Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
  • Accommodations during the trip in lodges/hotels with family environment
  • Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
  • First Aid Medical Kit
  • All the required permits and paperwork


  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Johannesburg, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations not include
  • Vaccinations and inoculations
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.

Frequently asked questions

Do I need yellow vaccination?

Yes you need to have a letter from your GP to indicate that you have been vaccinated against yellow fever.

Do I need a Visa?

Yes. You need to check with your embassy if there is Visa exemption to travel into Mozambique. Usually you can apply for the Visa online but its also easy to apply and get the Visa on arrival.

Is it safe in Mozambique?

Our Tours are with local guides who knows the places very well and our clients have always found it much safe.

Are there ATMs on the way?

Yes ATMs are available in all towns we travel through. You’ll have opportunities to do your shopping for your essentials for the tour.

What about internet access?

Yes. Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems but we can safely say in most times the wi-fi at the facilities would work. When on the road or on safari there will be no wi-fi connection.

What about battery charging and hot shower facilities?

Yes charging system and hot shower readily available in all facilities.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Mozambique Overland Tours
8% Off
From €1,200 €1,100
/ Adult
From €800
/ Child
From €300
/ Infant
  • 1-12 people
  • Lodges
  • 6 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 5 diners
  • English
  • Lodges and/or B&Bs

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