For an exotic conclusion to your African sojourn, spend a little R&R time at Benguerra Island, Mozambique. &Beyond luxury accommodation offers guests light and airy casinhas and cabanas, and languid hours spent on silky white pristine beaches. Guest rooms peep out among tropical forest offering views on to the beach. With a distinct nod to both Africa and the Mozambican coastline's Portuguese heritage, &Beyond Benguerra Island is undoubtedly the most exclusive destination in the Bazaruto Archipelago.
This itinerary is an extension to our Cape, Kruger & Victoria Falls itinerary but could also be booked as Mozambique only if requested
Day 10: Victoria Falls > Johannesburg Fly to Johannesburg (Flight not included) and overnight.
Day 11: Johannesburg > Vilanculos > Benguerra Island Fly to Vilanculos (Flight not included). On arrival private check-in and lounge before your 10-minute helicopter transfer to Benguerra Island.
An exquisite piece of paradise in the middle of the Indian Ocean, &Beyond Benguerra Island is a magical destination where time stands still and legends come to life.
Here authentic African character and charm blend with echoes of distant history in a lodge that cherishes the simplicity of tradition, while celebrating the Arabic influence of its past. Quaint casitas overlook silver sands lapped by turquoise waters where rare dugong call to life ancient tales of mermaids and mariners. The second largest island in the Bazaruto Archipelago, &Beyond Benguerra Island offers pristine beaches, unspoiled coral reefs teeming with marine life and excellent catch and release fishing opportunities. Simple, yet elegant, ten casitas and two cabanas are tucked into a shady forest on the edge of a pristine beach. Private decks boast cool plunge pools and sheltered gazebos. Spacious bedrooms include en suite bathrooms and open air showers, while casitas also offer a generous private lounge.
Days 12 & 13: Benguerra Island Enjoy the facilities of the stunning &Beyond Benguerra Island Resort. Optional scuba diving, salt water fly and deep sea fishing, horse riding, castaway picnics, Dhow cruises, Helicopter excursions and other activities are available. *Some at additional cost.
The warm Indian Ocean waters of Benguerra are host to an exotic array of colourful marine life and there are a number of pristine coral reefs within easy reach of the island. Divers may encounter devil rays or sting rays gliding along the sea bottom, while leatherback, loggerhead and green turtles are all found here.
Day 14: Benguerra > Vilanculos Helicopter transfer to Vilanculos for your onward flights.
• 3 nights' Benguerra Island & 1 night Johannesburg luxury accommodation • Transfers and transport • 4 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 3 Dinners • Soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees • Laundry • One per day activities: sea kayaking, sunset dhow cruise and scheduled snorkelling trip • One per stay activities: castaway picnic, island expedition and local village tour • Bonus extra night complimentary at Villa Santorini during 11 Jan-30 Jun or 01 Sep-19 Dec
Pricing (per person) $NZD
Booking conditions Prices are based on the lowest season available. Please contact World Journeys for pricing on your specific dates of arrival.
Prices are based on the lowest season available. Please contact World Journeys for pricing on your specific dates of arrival.