Great beaches and great diving.
- Maxixe Mozambique
Maxixe in Mozambique is a busy harbour across the bay from Inhambane.
An airstrip for frequent flyers and a laid back spot for the rest of the world.
- Pemba Mozambique
The commercial centre of Northern Mozambique and a beautiful sea side town.
If you are looking for paradise with super cheap prices, yummy food and torquoise water. Stick on your backpack and go and explore the wonders that Mozambique have to offer.
- Ponta D ouro
On the border of South Africa and Mozambique Ponta is a great place to start your backpacking adventure of Mozambique.
A peri-peri mix of Africa by the sea seasoned with take-away Portuguese traditions.
The Capital of Mozambique
The capital of Mozambique, Maputo has grown up with contrasting cultural influences which have all contributed to her fascination.
Charming old world hotels, fine beaches, the best food ever with prawns and peri-peri chicken a hot favourite, coupled with a vibrant nightlife and some serious sport fishing combine to tempt every Tom, Dick and Harriet.
The friendly locals have selected the best of preceding Portuguese traditions and given them their own African twist.
Places to Stay
- Catembe Packer's Lodge
Catembe sits by the lapping waters of Holy Spirit Bay and is one of the best kept secrets of Maputo.
- Fatima's Place Maputo
Centrally located in Maputo, Fatima's Place Backpackers is Mozambique's longest running backpackers offering easy access to markets, shops, bars and restaurants.
- Maputo Backpackers
Maputo Backpackers are only 50m from the Beach. They offer home-cooked seafood or traditional meals and day/night trips into Maputo.
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A backpackers overlooking Wilderness.
Formerly the Phoenix Hotel now a great Backpackers Hostel
(Jeffreys Bay,Sunshine Coast)
This Riverdal backpackers / guest house overlooks the mountains and is on the edge of town.
Stop over here if you're on the road between SA and Mozambique, or want to go from Mozambique to the Kruger and Swaziland and need to restock.
Rent a camper in South Africa
(Port Elizabeth,Sunshine Coast)
Topsail House is a perfect place to stay in the centre of Simon's Town.
(Simon's Town,Cape Town)
En route to Lesotho, between the Wild Coast and Jo'burg.
Jah Drums Backpackers will provide a banging good time in Coffee Bay.
(Coffee Bay,Wild Coast)
This Hazyview backpackers offers bushwalking, safari-ing, braaing or just hanging out at the pool.
Explore the South Peninsula.