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Where in the world: Africa  /  Mozambique  /  Inhambane Province  /  Vilanculos

Top 13 things to do in Vilanculos

1. Safaris

Suggested duration: 4 hours
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2. Scuba & Snorkeling

Suggested duration: 2 hours
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3. Speed Boats Tours

Suggested duration: 2 hours
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4. 7 Days 6 Nights budgeted Escape to Mozambique adventure

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The tour Escape to Mozambique reminds us of the craziness of Maputo as we make our way up to the Mozambican coastline of Inhambane. On the way, you will be captivated by the beautiful scenery of local plying their wares and the palm trees. On arrival, you can relax on the beach, horse ride or discover the underwater world on the ocean safari. You will take the discovery either by whale sharks or scuba dive watching manta ray cleaning station in action. Board a traditional dhow to the Bazuruto archipelago where you will eat fresh seafood on the beach. The tour ends at Maputo, but the early risers will have a chance to enjoy the sunrise on the beach.
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5. Parque Nacional de Bazaruto, Bazaruto Archipelago

Explore a safe haven for dugongs, marine turtles, and birds at Parque Nacional de Bazaruto. The national park includes a wide variety of habitats, ranging from the sand dunes of the islands to the forests and savannah of the interior. Participate in diving or snorkeling and enjoy the underwater views of the ocean floor and marine life. See humpback whales, bottlenose dolphins, and barracudas as you glide through the crisp, clear water. The park offers protection to the only remaining viable population of dugongs in the Western Indian Ocean.
Suggested duration: 8 hours
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6. Machilla Magic

Buy a piece of a unique, handmade art at Machilla Magic and help support this community project. A vital source of income for more than 60 artists and their families, the project came to life in 2002 initiated by Sandy and Snowy Somerville. With dramatic decline of the fishing revenues, the founders urged fishermen to use their net-repairing skills to produce hammocks on handmade looms. Browse through the plethora of bags, wicker baskets, hats, clothing, bead and tin works, wood carvings, and handmade furniture nearly all made from recycled materials. Bargains abound; you can find many souvenirs for less than one U.S. dollar.
Suggested duration: 2 hours
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7. Kayaking & Canoeing

Suggested duration: 3h 30 min
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8. Boat Tours & Water Sports

Suggested duration: 4 hours
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9. Bahia Mar Wellness & SPA

Suggested duration: 2 hours
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10. South East Africa Safaris

Suggested duration: 2h 30 min
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11. Fishing Charters & Tours

Suggested duration: 4 hours
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12. Inhassoro Beach, Inhassoro

Suggested duration: 2 hours
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13. Manyikeni

Suggested duration: 2 hours
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