Draped along Africa’s Indian Ocean coastline from South Africa up to Tanzania is magical Mozambique.
Vilanculos is a small, vibrant, coastal town 700 kilometers from the Mozambique capital, Maputo. It boasts a new international airport and is the gateway to the Bazaruto Archipelagos, idyllic offshore islands that make up a string of jewels in the Indian Ocean.
Adventure comes in so many forms – best marlin fishing in the world, snorkeling, boating, diving, kite surfing and just good old swimming.
Dhow sailboat trips and motorboat trips are offered by many to fulfill your adrenalin rush or provide the amazing opportunity of swimming with dolphins or sea turtles. The people are friendly and in no time at all, you would have made life-long friends. Vilanculos is just pure bliss! Indulge yourself!
The best thing is that it is so easy to reach for us Nigerians. From Lagos you can take a flight with Southafrican Airlines to Johannesburg and then from there straight to Vilanculos. For just $ 45 per person you will get a visa on arrival at the airport. And then the fun begins.
Enjoy some images of our trip to Vilanculos and Anantara Bazaruto here