trips planned today
trips planned today
out of 5
Best things to do in Comoros
Top 13 things to do in Comoros
1. Adore Comores, Moroni
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Adore Comores
2. Chomoni Beach, Grande Comore
With a paradisal landscape of turquoise sea and perfect white sand, Chomoni Beach offers excellent snorkeling and plenty of relaxation. Swim or bring snorkel gear to explore the warm waters and diverse marine life, then lounge on the beach and gaze at the volcanic rocks scattered across the small bay. Enjoy a meal of fresh lobsters and seafood caught and prepared by the locals, and consider an overnight stay in one of the rustic bungalows next to the water.
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Chomoni Beach
3. Grande Mosquée de Moroni, Moroni
Admire the simple yet captivating architecture of Grande Mosquée de Moroni, standing on the shores of the Indian Ocean. Bright white walls contrast the blue sea, while numerous arches create a rhythmic effect. Observe the ornate windows hiding in the back and the vibrant green dome pointing to the sky.
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Grande Mosquée de Moroni
Plan your trip to Comoros
Get a personalized tripA full day by day itinerary based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place. Everyone on the same page.
4. Bouni Beach, Grande Comore
Crystal clear sea, fine white sand, and a forest of palm trees make Bouni Beach a perfect getaway. Locals and tourists gather here for volleyball and soccer, or just swimming in the warm Indian Ocean. Though generally lacking infrastructure, the beach has some improvised huts and bars, which add a special charm to the place. Feel free to pitch a tent and spend a couple of nights in the peaceful and safe atmosphere.
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Bouni Beach
5. Nioumachoua Beach, Fomboni
With islands in view Nioumachoua Beach offers swimming and other beachfront opportunities next to a transparent, turquoise sea that gradually changes color into cyan blue as the water deepens. Some visitors like to hire a boat and visit several nearby islands, or go fishing on the reef with local fishermen or boat, sail, canoe, or kayak to explore the area's wild beauty. Whale watching is a prime activity from July to October, or go bird-watching (particularly for endemic species) anytime.
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Nioumachoua Beach
Tours including Nioumachoua Beach:
6. National Museum of the Comoros, Moroni
Suggested duration: 30 minutesLearn more about National Museum of the Comoros
Tours including National Museum of the Comoros:
7. Mount Karthala, Grande Comore
Forming the southern part of the largest island in Comoros, Mount Karthala stands as a huge shield volcano (and one that's prone to frequent eruptions). Its eruptions are characterized by ample of volcanic flow, which have formed a lava lake in the crater of the caldera. One of the latest eruptions occurred in 2015, causing water contamination due to ash fall; the lava also permanently modified the shape of caldera. You can book a glass-bottom boat tour or hike the 2,000 m (6,562 ft) trail and explore the mountain by yourself.
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Mount Karthala
8. Mosquee du Vendredi, Moutsamoudou
Situated just a few steps from the dock and the sea, Mosquee du Vendredi is one of the island’s most remarkable religious sites. Boasting perfectly symmetrical architecture, with long balconies on two levels, the all-white building is adorned with numerous small pillars and arches. Enter and climb to the top of the green, decorated minaret to be rewarded with panoramic views of the ocean and the rest of the town.
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Mosquee du Vendredi
9. Plage de Moya, Moya
Kick back and relax at Plage de Moya, a place so clean and uncrowded you’ll feel like it’s your own. It’s tucked away outside the city, and it boasts white sand and clean, shallow water ideal for swimming. Bring some food and enjoy a picnic while admiring the view of the endless ocean.
Suggested duration: 1h 30 minLearn more about Plage de Moya
10. Ntingui Mountain Peak, Lingoni
Reaching an altitude of 1,338m (4,388ft), Ntingui Mountain Peak is the second highest peak on the island. Take a hike to get there, and you’ll see an abundance of interesting plant and animal life on your way. When you get to the top, take a moment to appreciate the breathtaking views of the landscape and the pristine nature.
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Ntingui Mountain Peak
11. Mitsoudje, Grande Comore
A visit to Mitsoudje gives you the opportunity to meet the locals and learn about the way of life in the island’s rural parts. The town, although quite small, is the largest and the capital of the Hambou municipality, with a population of 5,000.
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Mitsoudje
12. Chissioua Ouenefou, Moheli
Explore the varied ecosystem of Chissioua Ouenefou, whose coastal and underwater areas burst with numerous plant and animal species, as well as interesting geological formations created by volcanic eruptions. Taking a relaxed hike around the island offers the chance to observe palm trees and baobabs, as well as many of the regionally important resident birds, namely the masked booby. If you opt to go diving, one of the most popular activities here, you can see dugongs, dolphins, and manta rays, as well as the coral reef, which is the hawksbill turtle's natural feeding habitat. If you’re interested in history, check out the site of a leper colony from the 19th century.
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Chissioua Ouenefou
13. Mssihiri wa Cheik Ahmed Mosque, Moroni
Suggested duration: 1 hourLearn more about Mssihiri wa Cheik Ahmed Mosque
Trips in Comoros by other users
9 days in Comoros BY A USER FROM SERBIA Moroni 41 days in Comoros BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Mssihiri wa Cheik Ahmed Mosque Adore Comores Grande Mosquée de Moroni 8 days in Comoros BY A USER FROM EGYPT Moroni Moya 10 days in Cape Town & Comoros BY A USER FROM DENMARK Cape Town Moroni 1 day in Comoros BY A USER FROM TANZANIA Moroni 6 days in Comoros BY A USER FROM OMAN Moroni 8 days in Comoros BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA Moroni Moya 8 days in Comoros BY A USER FROM KENYA Moroni 21 days in Comoros BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA Moheli Moya Moroni 35 days in Comoros BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM Moroni 8 days in Comoros BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Moroni 15 days in Comoros BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA Moroni