Top 10 things to do in Mozambique

  • African Spoonbill in Mozambique
    African Spoonbill in Mozambique
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    Beaches of Mozambique
  • Bazarutu National Park, Mozambique | Top 10 things to do in Mozambique
    Bazarutu National Park, Mozambique
  • Manta Ray in  Mozambique
    Manta Ray in Mozambique
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    Namapa, Mozambique

1. Go fishing in the deep channels off the coast where there is fantastic big game fishing for sailfish and wahoo – some of the best in the world

2. Swim with wild dolphins from Ponta do Ouro in the very south of the country. It’s a fantastic experience to get close to such beautiful wild animals

3. Portugal had a huge influence on Mozambique and it shows in the food as peri peri sauce is found on almost everything – spicy and delicious!

4. Bird watchers will go wild for Gorongosa National Park where over 400 kinds of birds live, including the African Spoonbill and the Black Sparrowhawk

5. Sail around the white sands of Bazaruto National Park, a stunning collection of islands and sand banks in the Indian Ocean

6. Explore the markets of Maputo before settling in for a bottle of Manica at one of the local bars

7. Head to Tofo for amazing diving with whale sharks, manta rays, turtles and even Humpback whales on their journey from Antarctica up the edge of Africa to Sri Lanka

8. Find a quiet lodge and relax on the shores of the beautiful Lake Malawi, where water based activities and dining overlooking the rippling water are the perfect way to enjoy the time

9. The stunning Quirimbas Islands encompass streaks of white sand in the turquoise waters of Mozambique, perfect for relaxing and enjoying the beautiful colours of nature

10. Mozambique 2,500km long coastline wields a huge array of fresh seafood – grilled prawns and octopus are the local speciality