"Ola, Bom Diah!" Easy access is what it's all about when visiting Inhambane (lying some 470 km north east of Maputo) via either road or flights to and from the local airport which offers the visitor frequent charter options. This perfect paradise offers a variety of accommodation that is ideal for families, or if you are looking for a more intimate experience, guesthouses are aplenty and even luxurious hotels for the more discerning traveller.
Castelo Do Mar for example is a luxury self-catering villa in Inhambane that offers six stylish rooms for those seeking peace and quiet, with the comforts of air-conditioning, stunning sea views, a library and the pleasure of following the beat of one's own drum. Romantic water lodges such as Pomene Lodge are perfect for family or couple retreats.
All Inhambane accommodation is tailored to suit your needs, yet afford you a uniquely Mozambique experience. For example, most resorts employ local chefs who specialise in seafood and Portuguese cuisine as well as offer specialised guides who know the area like the back of their hand. Silver Fish Lodge is a luxury lodge that is tailored to people looking for a superb fishing experience - partnered with local expertise, this is an adventure waiting to happen. Pomene Bay is known for its excellent game fishing in Mozambique.
One of the oldest settlements in Mozambique, with fascinating architecture
Colourful markets, ports and inspiring architecture make this a great holiday destination
Deserted beaches, clear tropical water and palm trees like you’ve only seen on photographs!
Romantic isolation for honeymooners and lovers alike
Inhambane accommodation is varied and includes resorts, family accommodation, hotels and guesthouses. Inhambane is one of Mozambique's premier tour destinations.
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Inhambane was established in 1560 by the Portuguese and is one of the oldest settlements in Mozambique. It is 470 km from Maputo and is located in southern Mozambique where it lies on the Inhambane Bay. Sites worth a visit include Praia dos Cocos, Tofo, Guinjata Bay and Barra. Inhambane is Mozambique's premier tourist destination. Portuguese is the official language.
Relaxing beaches, brilliant weather and the freshest seafood imaginable makes Inhambane a must stop destination for a holiday in Mozambique.
If you like exploring, then Inhambane will tickle your fancy. This interesting town is filled with quirky bars, restaurants and a museum, as well as fascinating buildings and architecture. Stroll through the central market, "Mercado Central", where traders sell everything from spices to prawns, fish and vegetables. Diving is another experience not to miss and you might just spot a Giant Manta Ray, Whale Shark or sea turtles!