Pemba, Ibo Island Lodge, Mobile Island Hopping Safari & Coral Lodge

Pemba Beach Hotel & Spa

Avani Pemba Beach Hotel is situated in the far north of Mozambique, close to the Tanzanian border, this is the only luxury hotel in Pemba and offers a secure beach with aesthetically unique Arabian-influenced architecture.

Nominated for World Heritage status, Ibo is the most unique island you will ever visit! Idyllic sandbank beach, ancient history & culture, water sports, birding, mangrove forests, guided experiences, sumptuous seafood, romance, luxury, and tranquility…Welcome to the Ibo Island Experience!

The Mobile Island Hopping Safari offers guests a chance to explore the Quirimbas Archipelago! Sail into the clearest of blue water with pristine corals below to explore under snorkel.  Your chance to camp in the open Mozambique bush.

Coral Lodge 15.41 offers 10 stylish luxury villas and the main guest areas allow guests to unwind and relax. Because of its unique location, Coral Lodge can offer you a great number of activities with lots of variation. You can simply enjoy the resort, the beach and the water sports or satisfy your curiosity of the rich Mozambique history and the culture.



Note that all properties seasons are different so a quote will be necessary as this is a guideline only.

ITINERARY: 12 Nights’ at Avani Pemba Beach Hotel, Ibo Island Lodge, Dhow Safari & Coral Lodge

Day 1:

Upon arrival at Pemba airport you will be welcomed by a representative and transferred to Avani Pemba Beach Hotel for your overnight stay. Overnight at Avani Pemba Beach Hotel on a bed and breakfast basis.

Day 2:
After breakfast guests are collected from the hotel and transferred to Pemba airport for a short light aircraft flight to Ibo Island, in the Quirimbas archipelago.

Day 2-4:
2 nights at Ibo Island Lodge on a full board basis.

Day 4:
This morning guests will depart on their mobile dhow safari in the Quirimbas Archipelago. This is a brilliant way to explore the coastline fringed by tropical islands on a sturdy motorized Arab dhow complete with experienced crew and pro guide

Day 4-6:
2 nights on Dhow Safari on a full board basis.

Day 6:
After a leisurely morning guests will be dropped off on Ibo Island. From here guests will take a light aircraft transfer back to Pemba. Once in Pemba board a Mozambique Airlines flight to Nampula where guests will be collected and transferred by road to Ilha de Moçambique. Drive time is approximately 2 hours. Once on Ilha it’s 15 minutes by speedboat across to Coral Lodge.

Day 6-12:
7 nights at Coral Lodge on a fully inclusive basis.

Day 13:
In the morning guests will be driven back to Nampula in time for outgoing flight back home.

What’s included?

Avani Pemba Beach Hotel: Return road transfers, Accommodation in an Avani Ocean Room, Breakfast, Bottled water and tea/coffee in room, Non-motorised watersports /equipment and Emergency medical evacuation.

Ibo Island Lodge: Return air transfers from Pemba to Ibo Island, Accommodation in a sea facing room; All meals; Guided historical Tour; Daily transfer to a private sandbank beach; Use of Kayaks, Medical evacuation

Mobile Island Hopping Safari: Accommodation in tents, all meals, non participation camp, all linen and sleeping gear, non motorized activities.

Coral Lodge 15.41: Return transfers, Accommodation in a luxury chalet, All meals, house wines, soft drinks, local beers & spirits, bottled water, tea & coffee, all non-motorised activities, guided tour to Ilha de Moçambique per stay and $2 per person per night contribution to community fund

What Activities are there?

Snorkelling, diving, whale watching (seasonal), dhow sailing trips, sea kayaking, picnic trips to isolated beaches, mountain biking and village trips