Life is a journey and not a destination, and so should be the way to Tofo. As an alternative to a 10-hour transfer to Tofo you can take a slow way North experiencing Manhiça local market, the beautiful dunes of Xai Xai, the traditional Quissico and Zavala amazing lakes, the Piri Piri culture at Nhacoongo ,the ancient Inhambane city and much more. We leave every Monday from Maputo on our comfortable Safari Truck and drop you off in Tofo on Wednesday afternoon. Come on board!
Mussiros Office, Maputo
We leave Maputo at 6:00. Meeting point at Mussiro’s office, Sommerchield.
Manhiça Stopover. Shopping and visit to the local market. Safari Truck has Fridge and Freezer, you are welcome to use both.
At around 12:00 we stop at Macia. Macia it’s known for the quality and wide offer of fruits. A must Stop. We arrive to Xai-xai and check-in at accommodation site (Bamboo beach lodge). You can enjoy free time and take advantage of the many activities available such as: Quad bikes, Dunes sliding, Xai xai forest visit or just relaxing at the beach. Relax and Party!!
We leave Xai Xai towards Quissico at around 11:00 so that you have time to sleep in or enjoy free time at Xai Xai beach.
Once we arrive to Quissico/Zavala we will have a traditional lunch (Lunch included in the price), another memorable experience for your log book.
Check in at Zavala’s accommodation at the lake and relax. You can enjoy the lakes, pristine beach and mangrove of Zavala and enjoy!
At around 17:00 you will chill out on our workshop of Timbila and Chitende (Traditional musical instruments), while enjoying the sunset with a 2M Beer. Party is coming.. Again..
Sleep in or enjoy free time at Zavala, we are leaving at 9.00 to the Piri Piri Nation called Nhacoongo. At this stopover you will experience a Mozambican trademark, it’s Piri Piri plantations and the ancestral transformation process.
We will then leave to Inhambane where you will have a walking tour in the city. You will be impressed with its rhythm and its cultural heritage.
We will then leave to Tofo, but make a few detours to Tofo surrounding beaches (Praia da Rocha, Barra Beach)
Drop you off in Tofo at the accommodation of your choice. Time to exchange contacts and share photos 🙂
Born and raised in Maputo, Jacira had always been attracted to various forms of expression and art. She wants to show the other side of Maputo and our amazingly talented and welcoming people!