Project Description

Travel With a Purpose

A 10-day bush and beach combo designed to help you unwind! The tour starts at Maputo airport where clients will be transferred to their lodge at the Kruger National Park, South Africa. Game drives and nature will make sure relaxation is a priority. Clients are then transferred to Maputo for a night in the mother city of Mozambique! They fly out to Nuarro Lodge the next day.


  • ‘Big 5’ in Kruger National Park
  • UNESCO Nature Reserve
  • Views of Maputo
  • Pristine Dune Forests

Tour Information

Language: English
Transport: 7-seater 4WD / Aircraft
Pax: Min 2 guests

Day 1
Guests arrive at Maputo International Airport and are transferred by road across the border to South Africa (visas by own arrangement and own account).

Guests can enjoy their meals at the Shishangeni Lodge restaurant or experience dinner around the boma under the African sky.
Overnight at Shishangeni Lodge – Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 2-3
At Shishangeni Lodge, guests can book game drives or spa treatments directly with the lodge and experience magnificent sunsets, all manner of wildlife at the watering hole, early morning or late afternoon game drives in search of the ‘Big 5’ with an expert guide, a pampering at the spa, a splash in the pool, sundowners in the bush and endless photo opportunities.
Overnight at Shishangeni Lodge – Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 4
After enjoying breakfast and a morning game drive, guests are then transferred back across the border into Mozambique, and on to Maputo. Guests can ask reception to suggest a restaurant in the city that will give them a taste of true Portuguese cuisine for dinner (own account).
Overnight at Cardoso Hotel – Breakfast

Day 5
After breakfast, guests take a short drive to Maputo International Airport where they board a flight to Nacala International Airport (own account). On arrival, they then take a 2.5 hour road transfer to Nuarro Lodge.

Guests can spend the following 4 days filling their time with one of the many activities available at the lodge, or they can simply relax in their ocean-facing cottage and sip cocktails while swinging in a hammock and watching whales pass by (July – Oct), or at the Beach Bar, overlooking the ocean.
Overnight at Nuarro Lodge (Beach Chalet) – Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 6-9
There is a wide variety of activities available at Nuarro Lodge will keep guests of all ages as active or relaxed as they choose. Nuarro Bay is a dream for snorkelling with a beautiful coral reef just a short swim from the beach and scuba diving is an underwater paradise. All equipment is available at the Nuarro Activity Centre.

The beach picnic is highly recommended where guests are taken by boat or road to one of the deserted beaches and enjoy a delicious picnic prepared by the chef of the restaurant at Nuarro..

The lodge also offers bush and night drives, taking guests on a thrilling 2 hour drive around the Nuarro Reserve in an open Toyota Land Cruiser, discovering multitudes of amazing insects, animals and the splendour of healthy tree and plant species. The night drive allows guests to find the illusive greater and lesser bush baby, as well as the civet and genet cats, all with an informative guide with knowledge about the Nuarro bush.

For guests that are more inclined to relax, they can visit Maria, the in-house Mozambican masseuse, who is from the local the village, and although she has no formal training, she has learnt her trade from many mentors. Guests can enjoy a relaxing back or full body massages under the trees on the beach, or in their room.

Dinners are enjoyed at the restaurant, with the freshest seafood delights available, prepared in both local and international styles
Overnight at Nuarro Lodge (Beach Chalet) – Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 10
Guests enjoy a final breakfast at the lodge before they are transferred to Nampula Airport for their onward arrangements.


Accommodation: As specified
Meals: 9 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 9 dinners
Activities: As specified
Guide: Qualified English speaking driver-guide


All international/domestic flights and taxes • Visas • Entrance and park fees • Travel and personal accident insurance • Personal expenses • Excursions / activities not specified • Gratuities

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