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Bazaruto Archipelago Dhow, Safari

Classic Mozambique
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Classic Mozambique

This tour takes you from Johannesburg to Johannesburg in 14 days. PDFGrab the Tour Dossier PDF .


Book any one of the following selected departure dates in the month of November 2015 and get up to 10% off the trip cost!

*Discount does not apply to local payment or single supplement if applicable

Enquire icon25 Jan 2016, Enquire icon22 Feb 2016,

Current Price

ZAR 16950  Currency Converter + ZAR 2710 Local Payment ZAR 3020 Single Supplement (if needed)


14 days


Accommodated Tours,


Lodge, hostel, chalet or permanent tents

Tour Summary

Travel from Johannesburg through the kingdom of Swaziland to the pristine beaches of Mozambique. Leave Mozambique with sun-kissed skin and head to Kruger National Park for jam-packed game viewing opportunities.


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A day-by-day breakdown of what to expect and where you'll be staying.

Classic Mozambique

Day 1, Johannesburg to Hlane Royal National Park

After leaving bustling Johannesburg and travelling through scenic Mpumalanga, we reach Swaziland and Hlane Royal National Park. The Highveld gives way to Lowveld and to the bush land that wildlife love the most.

Day 2, Hlane Royal National Park

A free day to partake in some of the many optional activities on offer...if you want to.... such as Mountain Biking, Game Drives or a Lion Tour.

Classic Mozambique

Day 3, Hlane Royal National Park to Praia do Tofo

Today we cross into Mozambique and head north through beautiful coastal scenery arriving at our camp in the late afternoon. Feel the heat and humidity turn up a notch but trade that off with the beautiful bush turning into coastal palm trees and white sand. Time to relax on that sand before dinner!

Day 4, Praia do Tofo

Tofo is reputably the best dive spot on the east coast of Africa and Scuba Diving is just one of the many optional activities to keep you busy today. Try fishing, snorkeling, surfing or chilling out on the beach with a cold cocktail.

Classic Mozambique

Day 5, Praia do Tofo to Vilanculos

Continuing along the coast we drive north to Vilanculos and prepare for our excursion to the Bazaruto Archipelago.

Day 6, Vilanculos to Bazaruto

We sail on a traditional Dhow to the stunning islands of the Bazaruto Archipelago where we can snorkel, swim and soak up the sun. Tropical waters and gorgeous coral and reef life make for a amazing day!

Classic Mozambique

Day 7, Bazaruto to Vilanculos

After a night sleeping on board we return to Vilanculos and can partake in numerous activities such as horse riding or snorkelling.

Day 8, Vilanculos to Inhambane

Heading south through the beautiful coconut plantations brings us to the old European settlement of Inhambane arriving in the early afternoon.

Classic Mozambique

Day 9, Inhambane

A free day to enjoy some of the optional activities available. Try your hand at Scuba Diving, Quad Biking, Fishing, Horse Riding or take a Boat Cruise on the bay. If that sounds like too much work then just relax on the white sand beaches with a good book or your journal.

Day 10, Inhambane to Maputo

Leaving the white sand beaches and laid back vibe of Inhambane we travel further south and discover the hustle and bustle of the capital - Maputo. Spend the afternoon exploring this historic African city.

Classic Mozambique

Day 11, Maputo to Kruger National Park

We depart from the hustle and bustle of Maputo, cross back into South Africa and enter Kruger National Park - home of the Big 5! We spend our time game driving before arriving at our camp. Optional, guided Night and Dawn Game Drives are available.

Day 12, Kruger National Park

Game Drives and animal spotting take up our day with the odd stop for lunch or a swim if the weather allows.

Classic Mozambique

Day 13, Kruger National Park

We spend another day game driving through the Kruger National Park in search of smaller antelope, wildlife, birds and the Big 5!

Day 14, Kruger National Park to Johannesburg

An opportunity for a early morning game drive before we return to Johannesburg and the end of our tour.

Meals included in your tour cost

13 Breakfasts, 13 Lunches, 12 Dinners

Highlights included in your tour cost

Classic Mozambique

Bazaruto Archipelago Dhow Safari

Gorgeous Bazaruto Archipelago Tropical Mozambique waters White sand beaches Glorious coral reefs and fishlife

Classic Mozambique

Kruger National Park Game Drive

View the Big 5 in their own environment World Famous Kruger National Park

There are 9 optional activities available on this trip.

Prices shown are approximate

Tour Starts Tour Ends Price Enquire or Add to Backpack

30 Nov 2015

13 Dec 2015

ZAR 16950 + ZAR 2710

14 Dec 2015

27 Dec 2015

ZAR 16950 + ZAR 2710

11 Jan 2016

24 Jan 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

25 Jan 2016

07 Feb 2016

ZAR 16425 + ZAR 2250

08 Feb 2016

21 Feb 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

22 Feb 2016

06 Mar 2016

ZAR 16425 + ZAR 2250

07 Mar 2016

20 Mar 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

21 Mar 2016

03 Apr 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

04 Apr 2016

17 Apr 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

18 Apr 2016

01 May 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

02 May 2016

15 May 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

16 May 2016

29 May 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

27 May 2016

10 Jul 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

30 May 2016

12 Jun 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

13 Jun 2016

26 Jun 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

11 Jul 2016

24 Jul 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

25 Jul 2016

07 Aug 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

08 Aug 2016

21 Aug 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

22 Aug 2016

04 Sep 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

05 Sep 2016

18 Sep 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

19 Sep 2016

02 Oct 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

03 Oct 2016

16 Oct 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

17 Oct 2016

30 Oct 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

31 Oct 2016

13 Nov 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

14 Nov 2016

27 Nov 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

28 Nov 2016

11 Dec 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

12 Dec 2016

25 Dec 2016

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250

26 Dec 2016

08 Jan 2017

ZAR 18250 + ZAR 2250


This tour goes through: Hlane Royal National Park, Praia do Tofo, Vilanculos, Bazaruto, Inhambane & 3 other destination(s) in Africa.


Crew: 2 crew (including cook)
Vehicle: Overland Truck
Other: Sleeping mat included

Recent Feedback

Left quoteThe highlight of my trip had to be Gweru in Zimbabwe, it was my idea of paradise. So much to do there with the animals and the location of it was just beautiful!Right quote

Anne B (27) from Ireland

Left quoteThe trip was great! A very relaxed ride in a mokoro, followed by camping in the Okavango Delta and watching the animals on the islands was awesome!Right quote

Michael & Silke from Germany

Left quoteI loved every millisecond of the entire trip... Guess what I did in Swakopmund? I skydived out of a plane - woohoo was that AWESOME :-)Right quote

JoJo E (61) from Switzerland

Left quoteFinally home and had a great time…. I loved the shark diving, Sossusvlei and Himba people. Saw Lions, a Leopard, Elephants, Giraffes, everything really! Thanks for…Right quote

John E from Canada

Left quoteI did not believe in god till i visited Chobe National Park.Right quote

Juca from Uruguay

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