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Magical Mozambique

  1. 1. Magical Mozambique<br />Presenting Mozambique’s top wildlife, beach and historical destinations, the passionate personalities behind them, and what you need to know to sell Mozambique.<br />
  2. 2. Sustainable Tourism Development in Mozambique<br />Young safari professionals investing in Mozambique<br />Small, boutique properties, eco- friendly and community based<br />Intimate, luxurious without being ostentatious<br />World class beaches plus wildlife destinations<br />
  3. 3. Quirimbas Archipelago<br />
  4. 4. Northern Mozambique<br />Flight and Access Options into Pemba<br />Flights 5 days per week into Pemba on both LAM and SA Airlink<br />Flights from Nairobi on KQ, arrive late to require over night in Pemba<br />Pemba links easily with flights from Beira/Gorongosa<br />From Pemba, enjoy a 30 minute scenic flight over mangrove forest and islands to private Ibo Island Lodge airstrip<br />
  5. 5. Ibo Island Lodge :<br />Quirimbas Archipelago National Park of Northern Mozambique<br />
  6. 6. Rich history in this small town, Sao Sebastio fort is only 500m from the lodge.<br />
  7. 7. Join a traditional Mozambiqan Silversmith at work.<br />
  8. 8. Beautifully restored property, comprised of three villas.<br />
  9. 9. All nine bedrooms (soon to be 14) are individual and feature a king size 4poster, <br />or twin hand crafted beds with crisp cotton linen and in keeping with <br />the historical Indian influence on Ibo.<br />
  10. 10. Private Sandspit Beach, guests come here daily by dhow for Indian Ocean swimming, <br />snorkeling, and dining under tent.<br />
  11. 11. Satellite navigation & radio communication<br />Raised viewing deck<br /> Shaded area<br />20 to 40 hp motor<br /> Comfortable seating in the bow<br />Spacious bow with ample storage space for guests belongings, life jackets & 20 l of drinking water<br />Island Hopping Safaris:<br />Sail by dhow from tropical island to island in the beautiful Quirimbas Archipelago!<br />11 meter solid wooden dhow<br />with a breadth of 3.4 meters<br />
  12. 12. Ilha de Mozambique Region<br />
  13. 13. Ilha de Mozambique<br />Flight and Access Options<br />Several daily scheduled flights into Nampula;<br />LAM daily scheduled flights from Maputo<br />SA Airlink flights from Johannesburg<br />KQ Flights from Nairobi <br />From Nampula;<br />2 hour drive to coast<br />Charter into the coast, Lumbo airstrip (13 km from Coral Lodge)<br />5 hour drive from Pemba<br />
  14. 14. Coral Lodge 15.41: A unique luxury lodge at a prime beach location <br />
  15. 15. Modern, African-style beach resort maintains authentic, Mozambican pureness.<br />Coral Lodge 15.41<br />
  16. 16. Coral Lodge 15.41 was developed with families in mind. <br />
  17. 17. Cultural Experiences in Ilha de Mozambique, UNESCO World Heritage Site<br />
  18. 18. Nuarro Luxury Eco Lodge :: Built by the local community with all local materials <br />
  19. 19. 12 beach-front chalets look out over the stunning Indian Ocean and Nanantha Bay.<br />.<br />
  20. 20. One of the only properties in Mozambique to offer shore access diving, <br />divers can access the continental shelf drop-off and world-class diving <br />in that area immediately in front of the lodge.<br />
  21. 21. Lake Niassa/Malawi <br />
  22. 22. Nkwichi Lodge <br />From Malawi<br />By Charter Plane: Lilongwe to Likoma Island (60 minute flight). Nkwichi Staff will meet clients at the airstrip on Likoma Island and then take travelers by boat to Nkwichi Lodge. <br />By the Ilala Ferry on Lake NiassaThis historic ferry leaves from Chipoka (1 hour and 30 minutes drive from Lilongwe) on Friday evenings reaching Likoma Island on Sat. afternoon where guests will be met and transferred by boat to Nkwichi Lodge.<br />By Yacht on Lake Niassa: Danforth Yachting run charter trips on Lake Niassa. Board the catamaran Mufasa at Monkey Bay on the southern shores of Lake Niassa and sail for 3 days up the east coast.<br />From Mozambique<br />By Plane: There are regular schedule flights from Maputo, Beira and Nampula to Lichinga. <br />
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  23. 23. Nkwichi Lodge blends into the surrounding forest;<br />barely seen from the lake or from above.<br />
  24. 24. Totally hand crafted, large rooms give guests a real “sense of place”.<br />
  25. 25. Part of the Manda Wilderness Project, a responsible tourism initiative to <br />support the local people and protect one of Africa’s last true wildernesses.<br />
  26. 26. Gorongosa National Park<br />
  27. 27. Gorongosa National Park <br />Fly-in access from Beira, Chimoio & Vilanculos (and the surrounding Bazaruto archipelago resorts).  <br />Scheduled flights to Beira from Johannesburg, Harare & Maputo can be booked with either LAM or Airlink.  <br />Regular schedule flights to Chimoio from Maputo can be booked through LAM, and frequent scheduled flights to Vilanculos from Johannesburg (and back via Kruger-Mpumulanga) are available through Pelican Air<br />
  28. 28. But perhaps most exciting… flights to easily combine beach and bush. <br />Direct flight Tues, Fri and Sat on Federal Air from Kruger Mpulanga Airport to Vilanculos.<br />Friday and Tuesday best connection<br />Spend three nights at Benguerra Lodge and then take scheduled charter direct from Island to Gorongosa National Park and Explore Gorongosa. Flights go on Monday and Friday.<br />
  29. 29. Working to protect the ecosystem, the wildlife and southern Africa’s only <br />remaining rainforest.<br />
  30. 30. Healthy lion populations continue to thrive…<br />
  31. 31. … particularly as Cape Buffalo were reintroduced late last year.<br />
  32. 32. Exciting new for 2011, cheetah reintroductions!<br />
  33. 33. 4 Eco-luxury tents comprise Explore Gorongosa. <br />Soon to come : One more tent + tree house!<br />
  34. 34. Benguerra Island<br />Flight and Access Options<br />Daily scheduled flights into Vilanculous, including direct flight from Kruger National Park in South Africa<br />Regular 15 minute flights from Vilanculous to Benguerra Island<br />
  35. 35. Benguerra Lodge<br />An unpretentious, safari-inspired beach escape<br />
  36. 36. The Cabanas ~The Casitas ~Villa Chibuene, <br />each with their unique characteristics and attractions.<br />
  37. 37. The Lodge is small and intimate and offers genuine hospitality, <br />personalized service and an intimate knowledge of the natural environment. <br />
  38. 38. Rich East African/Arabic feel – evinced in both the décor, and the <br />unique and delectable food. <br />
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  40. 40. Indigo Bay<br />The definitive Indian Ocean island experience.<br />A perfect getaway for families, honeymooners or executive incentives.<br />
  41. 41. Matemo Island<br />Ideal for honeymooners or families, offering a wide arrange of marine activities <br />plus a fascinating insight into local culture.<br />
  42. 42. Medjumbe<br />Small private Mozambique island only one km long and 500 metreswide <br />A perfect vista of endless white sand and translucent sea <br />
  43. 43. Pemba Beach Hotel and Spa<br />Gateway to the pristine QuirimbasArchipelago<br />Makes a striking architectural statement in the ancient port town of Pemba<br />
  44. 44. Lugenda Wilderness Camp<br />Intimate bush camp set in the vast and remote 42 000 square km Niassa wildlife reserve.<br />
  45. 45. Mozambique Voyages: In-bound operator specializing in Mozambique<br />Over 13 years of experience in country, the most knowledgeable Moz Ground Operator!<br />
  46. 46. Staff is constantly out and about in Mozambique, experiencing the destination and <br />checking out properties – both old and new.<br />
  47. 47. Mozambique Voyages has numerous years working with properties throughout the destination, <br />and as a result has built up a strong buying power to ensure best rates are available to clients. <br />
  48. 48. Experiencing Benguerra Lodge as well!<br />
  49. 49. Knowledgeable team and full professional reservations system, <br />including a soon to be launched online booking system!<br />
  50. 50. Magical Mozambique<br />Contact Information:<br />Sarah:<br />Mallory:<br />Facebook: Magical Mozambique<br />