For those that are searching for a deeper and more comprehensive African Experience, this is for you.

Mabeco Tours have created a 15 day itinerary based on guests that are looking for Bush & Beach.

Ideal for larger groups (Friends & Family) or even couples (groups are not limited in terms of size), Mabeco Tours will always provide you with a genuine, original and personal experience.

MABECO TOURS–“Always on the move”.

DAY 1 – Arrival to Maputo:Our specialized guide will pick you up at the Airport in Maputo and drop you off at your accommodation (Sommerschield Guesthouse). You will have a free day to restore your energies and prepare for our great expedition.

Day 2 and 3 – Maputo Special Reserve: Our specialized guide will pick you up at 06.30 AM. A light breakfast will be served on board of our vehicle for your comfort. We will cross the brand new bridge and Tar road that will lead us to the Reserve. Along the way, we will stop at a traditional bread factory, located in Salamanga Village. After a full day in the bush, with a beautiful stop for lunch, we will arrive at our CAMP MABECO, where we will stay for the evening. This adventure will have a duration of 2 days and 1 night.

On day 3, our specialized guide will transfer you back to Maputo (Sommershield Guesthouse).

Day 4 –Maputo city tour: Our specialized guide will pick you up at your accommodation at 9.00 AM. A 3 hour city tour will cover the most known and unique landmarks and places in the city. To finalize it, a seafood lunch will be served at one of the most iconic restaurants of Maputo: Costa do Sol Restaurant.

Day 5 and 6 – Sábiè Game Park: Our specialized guide will pick you up at 05.00 AM. A light breakfast will be served on board of our vehicle for your comfort. Enjoy one of Mozambique’s best secrets: the only place in Mozambique where you can spot the BIG 5. Sábiè Game Park is unique in many ways, including the feeling of exclusivity and personal treatment. This adventure will have a duration of 2 days and 1 night.

On day 6, our specialized guide will transfer you back to Maputo (Sommershield Guesthouse).

Day 7 –Maputo to Tofo Beach: Our specialized guide will pick you up at your accommodation at 6.00 AM. A light breakfast will be available on board of our vehicle. There will be at least 2X comfort brakes during the trip, that will last between 5 and 5.5 hours. We expect to arrived to the relaxed and beautiful Tofo beach by lunch time. You will be delivered at your accommodation (Liquid adventures).

Day 8 –Tofo Beach (ocean safari): Our partners at Liquid adventures will provide you with a ocean safari (time to be determined due to weather / it may change to a different day if weather conditions are not met). If you are lucky, you will be able to snorkel/observe whale sharks, manta rays, turtles and many species of dolphins and other maritime creatures.

The rest of the day is free.

Day 9 –Tofo Beach (free day): Free day in Tofo. A wide range of activities are available in Tofo. Surf lessons, paddle board, diving, fishing, beach time, cultural activities are just a few examples of things you can do.

DAY 10 – Tofo Beach to Vilanculos:  The trip to Vilanculos will last for about 4 hours. We expect to depart at around 8.00 AM from Tofo, in order to arrive at lunch time in Vilanculos.

Our specialized guide will drop you off at Casa Rex and you will have the rest of the day to relax and enjoy the lovely area.

DAY 11 –Bazaruto Island Tour: After breakfast, our specialized guide will drop off at the beach, where you will be taken to Bazaruto Archipelago on a traditional wooden Dhow. Enjoy the scenic and unique trip to this magnificent area. The Dhow will stop at 2 mile reef for snorkeling time. Observe the hundreds of fish species that live in this special place.

When you arrive to Bazaruto Island, you will be able to climb a giant dune and observe, from way above, the extension and beauty of this Island and other, that surround them. A delicious lunch will be served on the beach. After lunch you will return to Vilanculos, where our specialized guide will transfer you to your accommodation.

DAY 12 –Free day in Vilanculos:  Use this day to relax by the pool or beach. We will travel early morning the next day.

DAY 13 –Vilanculos to Chidenguele:An early departure (05.30 AM –06.00 AM) will be essential for our 6 to 6.5 hour drive towards Chidenguele. We will have pre-packed breakfasts for the way. We expect to arrive to Chidenguele (ZonaBraza) at lunch time or before that.

Zona Braza is a beautiful property nestled in the Dunes. Enjoy the warm Indian Ocean and the lovely beach of this area.

Day 14 –Chidenguele to Maputo: Unfortunately our last stretch of road happens today. Departure of Zona Braza will be mid morning (after you enjoy a good breakfast and also one last refreshing dive in the pool or beach). The drive to Maputo should take around 4 hours. Your specialized guide will drop you off at Sommerschield Guesthouse, in Maputo.

Day 15 –Departure from Maputo: Our specialized guide will pick you up at your accommodation at a designated time (depending on the time your flight departures from Maputo).

PRICE PER PERSON (USD)

2 TO 3 PERSONS

$ 3890

4+ PERSONS

2950$

* Single supplement: on request

INCLUDES

•5nights accommodation in Sommerschield Guesthouse in Maputo (day 1, 3, 4, 6 and 12) –sharing basis and B&B;
•3 nights accommodation in Liquid adventures in tofo beach (day 7, 8 and 9) –sharing basis and B&B;
•3 nights accommodation in Casa Rex in Vilanculos (day10, 11 and 12) –sharing basis and B&B;
•1 night accommodation in Zona Braza in Chidenguele (day13) –sharing basis and B&B;
•2 day/1 night safari in Maputo Special Reserve (day 2 and 3) with accommodation in glamping tents in sharing basis in FULL BOARD Meal regime and conservation fees;
•2 day/1 night safari in Sábiè Game Park (day 5 and6) with accommodation in semi luxury tents in sharing basis in FULL BOARD Meal regime and conservation fees;
•Ocean Safari in Tofo Beach –can be changed or cancelled due to weather conditions;
•Bazaruto dhow Safari in Vilanculos–includes all conservation fees and lunch;
•All transfers provided by specialized guide, to and from airport, and also to the activities areas;

EXCLUDES

•ALL THE COSTS RELATED WITH PERSONAL ITEMS.
•ANY ACTIVITIES, MEALS OR ACCOMMODATION THAT ARE NOT SPECIFIED IN THIS PROGRAM.
•BANK TRANSFER FEES AND EXCHANGE RATE FLUCTUATIONS.

RECOMENDATIONS

Maputo Special Reserve is a wild place. We provide all the necessary equipment to enjoy a remote area with all the safety.

We recommend you to bring along comfortable clothing with neutral colours. Please bring along closed shoes and a long sleeve shirt/fleece for the sunset period. A winter jacket is recommended during the dry season, when it is a bit colder (April to October). Hat, sunscreen and sunglasses is advisable;

We provide the possibility of taking an outside shower. Please bring your bathing suit for your comfort and privacy;

Mabeco Tours provides our valued guest with binoculars for the observation of wildlife. We encourage you to bring your preferred binoculars and also your photographic equipment, in order to capture the wonders of nature;

These tours are not private. In case you desire private tours, an extra cost will be charged.

KEY FACTS

 

  • Mozambique has about 2400 km of coastline;
  • Key Species; elephant; giraffe, blue wildebeest; zebra, reedbuck, red duiker.
  • Bird diversity on Maputo special reserve; 350 species
  • Say “Kanimambo”, dialect for thank you and people will give you a big smile.
  • Mozambique oficial language id Portuguese and currency is Metical.