Ibo, Dhow and Quilalea

Are you looking to spoil your loved one this year? Or do you have a milestone you wish to celebrate? Perhaps you have worked too hard and just need a break? Well, Mozambique Travel has just the antidote for you! We have a selection of holiday packages to Mozambique that are not only designed to suit all kinds of preferences and budgets, but also allow you to get the most out of your well-deserved break.

Did you know that by booking with us, you get cheaper rates than when you book with the hotels direct? Our packages include value-added extras so you can enjoy more for less! Isn’t that fantastic? Of course it is! So stop shopping around and make us your one stop shop for all your Mozambique holidays.

They say a Mobile Island Hopping Safari is by far the mostromantic way to explore the remote isles of the Quirimbas Archipelago. Find out if it’s really true with our 11 Nights package to the Quirimbas where you will spend 3 nights at Ibo Island Lodge, 4 nights on a Mobile Island Hopping Safari plus 4 nights at AzuraQuilalea. If this doesn’t impress you, then nothing will!

Ibo Island Lodge Garden Room VerandahDay 1:    You are met in Pemba by an Ibo Island Lodge representative who will take you to a light aircraft for the 25 minute scenic flight to Ibo Island. Your 3 nights’ stay will be in a Sea Facing Room that is designed for comfort with lovely handcrafted furniture. You will spend your days out and about on guided historical tours and enjoying some quiet moments on a private sandbank. Ibo Island Lodge will introduce you to the romance of colonial charm in its three lovely buildings that were built over a hundred and fifty years old. The lodge has 14 individually designed rooms, 2 swimming pools, lovely gardens and a restaurant on the roof deck where some of the most spectacular sunsets can be observed.

(Stay includes: Accommodation in a sea facing room for the parents and a garden facing or Historical room for the Adult children; All meals; Guided historical Tour; Daily transfer to a private sandbank beach; Medical evac) 

Day 4:    Leave the comfort of Ibo Island Lodge for 4 nights of fun and roughing it out on a Mobile Island Hopping Safari. You will be in the company of an experienced skipper and crew as you set sail in a motorized dhow to explore wide coastal river mouths with verdant mangrove forests and observing the prolific red listed birds. You can easily combine this safari with sea kayaking, and if weather permits, you can paddle off your support vessel. Try your hand at fishing and enjoy some snorkeling during this exciting exploration of the Quirimbas National Park. Your crew will set up camp on Mogundula Island, and while you explore this deserted atoll, your chef will prepare fresh seafood, all grilled over hot coals. You will sleep in tents, with only the sounds of the waves and nature to lure you to sleep.

(Stay Includes: Transfers; Accommodation in a tent; All meals; Non-motorized watersports)

Azura Quilalea Sunset DinnerDay 8:    A dhow transfer will take you to your final destination for 4 nights of unparalleled bare foot luxury at Azura Quilalea. You will be booked into a sea facing Kaskazi Villa and 2 Kusi Villas. This Mozambique accommodation is equipped with contemporary amenities including air conditioning, ceiling fans, minibars and coffee/tea making facilities and butler-host service. Indoor and outdoor showers and private undercover decks with daybeds all add to the picture of absolute indulgence. You can do as little or as much as you like during your stay, and with a variety of watersports available on the island, you can be assured to spend as much of your time in the great outdoors.

(Your stay includes: Accommodation in a sea facing Kaskazi villa and 2 Kusi Villas; All meals including main beach dinners; Local beers & spirits, selection of house wines; Soft drinks, tea & coffee, water; Sunset cocktail of the day; Mozambican Butler/Host Service; Wifi in public areas; Use of snorkeling equipment; Use of kayaks; Baobab walking trails; Various Honeymoon special treats; Various Children’s Activities (see Activity Sheet), EVAC Medical Insurance from Pemba)

Day 12: A helicopter transfer from Quilalea to Pemba concludes your dream island holiday.

Flight out from Pemba* (booked directly by agent)

Enjoy all of this for just US$ 7,920 per person sharing when you book your packages with the specialist tour operator. We have amassed a wealth of knowledge over the past twenty years about Mozambique, so we know the properties we sell and can only promise you fireworks during your holiday.


  • Rates are quoted per person sharing in US dollars (US$)
  • The above quote does not include flights. Details on all flight schedules and flight quotes are available on request.
  • Assistance with all flight bookings can be offered
  • Package is subject to booking terms & conditions