Mozambique is peppered with miles and miles of pristine, palm-fringed beaches which make it an irresistible destination for the eloquent beach bum looking for an escape from the concrete jungle. Whether you’re embarking on exciting diving in Mozambique or simply looking forward to a week of sun, sand and frozen cocktails, there’s an incredible range of beaches to visit.
Famed as the gateway to the tres romantic Quirimbas
Archipelago on the northern coastline of Mozambique, Pemba Beach is
world-renowned as one of the top beach destinations for water sports and
diving enthusiasts. Hawaii – eat your heart out.
Ponta De Ouro
The bustling town of Ponta do Ouro is located at the Southern tip of
Mozambique and is without a doubt one of the best scuba diving locations
in the world. The sparkling waters teem with a variety of marine life
including dolphins and manta rays while schools of tropical fish fill
the colourful coral reefs. Ponta De Ouro is the prime destination for a
number of spectacular diving trips in Mozambique and provides a tranquil, secluded holiday spot for beach bums and glitzy guests alike.
Inhambane and Praia do Tofo
Inhambane Bay lies just 470km northeast of Maputo and offers safe
swimming and easy boat launching in warm, clear waters. Apart from being
a good fishing spot, there are a number of vibrant coral reefs nearby
for adventurous swimmers to explore. Right next door, the pristine beach
at Praia do Tofo is celebrated as the most popular surfing beach in
Mozambique. The powerful right point break and warm water attract
professional surfers from all over the world.
Located 160km north of Maputo, the picturesque village of Bilene is
home to a sweeping 27km-long lagoon with bright, white stretches of sand
for beach games, and warm, shallow water for safe swimming. This is a
popular resort destination for families and water sports enthusiasts who
enjoying non-motorised (quiet) water sports such as paddle-skiing and
Now that you’re aware of the sandy Shangri-La that awaits you, head
down to one of Mozambique’s stunning beaches and make some summer
memories under the warm African sun.
Original Source: Scuba Mozambique