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Pristine, palm fringed beaches and crystal clear seas, Mozambique is a great beach getaway for families with plenty of activities to keep every member of the family happy!

Mozambique is suitable for any age, but is a malarial country so anti-malarials will be required.

Accommodations in this wonderful country are in beach lodges with a variety of room options for those with children and activities are generally water based, with snorkeling, diving, kayaking, sailing and fishing all available. Inland excursions include horseback riding.

Family activities in Mozambique

Diving on the Bazaruto reefs

Diving & Snorkeling

The lodge has a fully equipped Dive and Snorkel Centre and the resident dive instructor will be happy to take you out diving or snorkeling amongst the coral reefs.

Rolas Island, Mozambique

Rolas Island Trip

You can explore the island on which there is a very small fishing village where you often see fish out on racks to dry. There is a good amount of coral around the island and the snorkeling is wonderful.

The Fort, Ibo Island

Ibo Island Trip

An enjoyable way to spend a morning is with a trip to Ibo Island. Ibo was a key Swahili trading post and the capital before Pemba.You can wander amongst the main streets which have fascinating, but very crumbling, colonial architecture.

Family friendly accommodations in Mozambique

Casa Rex, Vilanculos

Casa Rex

Vilanculos Coastal Wildlife Sanctuary

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