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Inhaca Island

Maputo, Mozambique
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Long weekend on Inhaca

If you want peace and tranquility with the option to take some light recreation, fishing or... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maputo, Mozambique
So removed yet so close

We recently visited Inhaca Island with our Family as part of a 2 week visit to southern Mozambique... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Maputo, Mozambique
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want peace and tranquility with the option to take some light recreation, fishing or snorkeling, this is the place to go. Great to go with some friends as the houses are big enough to share without invading personal space

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited Inhaca Island with our Family as part of a 2 week visit to southern Mozambique. The boat ride was quicker than i thought. We rented a private charter (the expensive but reliable alternative to the ferry which is slow and is not...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017

Amazing place, relaxing, pure and beautiful !! The trip from Maputo is made by boat takes about 2.5h but it is beautiful. On the island you can visit the Island of the Portuguese, walk in the immense virgin paradises to lose sight of and take...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We snorkeled on the Western side with guides from Machangulo Beach Resort. The Coral reefs are spectacular and visibility was good even on an overcast rainy day, as it's fully protected. There were kids as young as 7 with us and while families , everyone...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

4 nights at Nahyeeni lodge on inhaca island was absolutely bliss. I could not fault this piece of tranquil heaven. It's important to plan your days but be adventurous and willing. The staff are all helpful and willing. Remember you are on an island and...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

I'm hoping to provide some insight into the trip to and from Inhaca island as very little information is found online and locals all provide conflicting information. We took the government ferry on a Sunday morning. The ferry only departs around 8am but it is...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

I had the pleasure of staying at Manico Camp on Inchaca Island. What a place.......the facilities is wonderful clean and the staff is a blessing. I had so much fun on the island.... to visit here you need someone to help you explore......we tried to...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This island is beautiful, peaceful, great for vacays, it's one of my fav destinations, the downside though is the lack of luxurious hotels at the centre, most of them are average! An island this beautiful deserves classy hotels for the full experience!

Reviewed 3 March 2017

The excursion is great if you can rent a boat and share the expense, also if you choose a sunny and quiet day. The sea can be very rough, especially in the afternoon (try not to come back too late). It is not recommended for...More

Reviewed 8 February 2017

Inhaca is a beautiful quiet and peaceful island across the bay form Maputo. It has a fancier hotel and some cheap alternatives. The beaches right on the docking port are not that fantastic, but the Portuguese Island (Ilha dos Portugueses) just 10 minutes away on...More

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