Santa Maria Peninsula

Santa Maria Peninsula

Join tourists who love holidays off the beaten track, in nature, when you book your Mozambique holiday to the magnificent Santa Maria Peninsula. Discover this wild, untouched piece of land jutting into the Indian Ocean on the eastern side of Maputo Bay, close to Inhaca Island. Indulge in world class fishing, exquisite bird sightings and mind-boggling snorkelling. Santa Maria Peninsula is one of the best Mozambique family holiday destinations that offers all year-round satisfaction.

Scuba divers explore the depths off the Santa Maria reefs some 4km offshore while other tourists indulge in boat trips to the biodiverse beauty of Inhaca Island. Or enjoy a day cruise to Portuguese Island for lunch. Drive a few kilometres inland from the peninsular to explore the important Maputo Elephant Reserve, once home to abundant herds of antelope and elephants.

Yes, the Santa Maria Peninsula is a paradise for keen travellers to Mozambique who want a beach holiday with a difference. This gorgeous holiday destination promises an idyllic escape from real life to endless white beaches in a remote location.

A holiday at Santa Maria effortlessly combines adventures into pristine African forests, endless walks along golden sandy beaches and a wide range of water sports in the azure ocean.  A veritable tropical paradise where you get to create more unforgettable memories.

Select the perfect Mozambique beach resort on the Santa Maria Peninsula – such as the luxurious Machangulo Beach Lodge. While there may be few shops in the area, tourists can dine out at one of the delightful restaurants during their dream Mozambique holiday.

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