Colourful Mixture No. 5
Mozambique Eco Lodges – Nkwichi & Nuarro Lodge
Experience a fantastic combination of Mozambique’s finest eco lodges, with Nkwichi Lodge on the shores of Lake Niassa, followed by a stay on the coast of northern Mozambique at Nuarro Lodge. This is a truly unique and exciting combination holiday package.
Mozambique Eco Lodges – 8 nights / 9 days
Day 1 – The Arrival:
You arrive at Oliver Tambo International airport in Johannesburg and catch a connecting flight to Lilongwe Airport, Malawi. From Lilongwe, it is a scenic 1 hour flight in a light aircraft to Likoma Island. From Likoma Island it is a 1 and a half hour boat ride to Nkwichi Lodge.
Day 2 to Day 4 – Nkwichi Lodge
There are many activities to choose from on Lake Niassa at Nkwichi Lodge, and they cater for the adventurous and the not-so adventurous who are looking to relax. There is swimming and snorkelling, canoeing and kayaking, sailing as well as a variety of walking trails to choose from. There are also historical tours and visits to the local community project.
Day 5 – Nkwichi Lodge to Nuarro Lodge
After a final breakfast at Nkwichi Lodge, you set off by boat for Cobue, the nearest village to Nkwichi Lodge. From there it is a captivating 4 hour drive winding up the escarpment of The Great African Rift Valley from Cobue to Lichinga.
From Lichinga, it is a one hour flight to Nampula, and a 4 hour road transfer from Nampula to Nuarro. It is also possible to do an air transfer from Nampula to Nuarro.
Day 6 to 8 – Nuarro Lodge:
Nuarro Lodge is a truly authentic eco lodge situated in a private bay adjacent to the beautiful Baixo do Pinda with unbelievable diving and tropical pristine beaches. There are also bush trips to the Lurio Waterfalls, the possibility of visiting Ilha de Mozambique, as well as a visit to the Macua village for real interaction with local people.
Day 9 – The Return Journey
This is the last day and we hope you enjoyed your experience. Your day starts with a return transfer to Nampula Airport, followed by return flight to OR Tambo Int. airport in Johannesburg. Our service ends here; we hope you had an amazing journey with us in northern Mozambique.
Mozambique Eco Lodges journey idea includes:
Johannesburg Airport -> Lilongwe
Lichinga -> Nampula
Nampula -> Johannesburg Airport
Light aircraft Lilongwe -> Likoma Island
Boat Likoma Island -> Nkwichi Lodge
Road & boat transfer Nkwichi Lodge -> Lichinga
Road transfer Nampula -> Nuarro Lodge
Road transfer Nuarro Lodge -> Nampula
4 nights at Nkwichi Lodge in double chalet, full board, drinking water included
See Tripadvisor reviews for Nkwichi Lodge.
4 nights at Nuarro Lodge in double chalet, full board included
See Tripadvisor reviews for Nuarro Lodge.
More about accommodation here.
All non-motorized activities included
Good to Know
– This is a great journey idea for the adventurous, who are looking for a bit of a cultural experience to be added to their holiday. It also offers great opportunities to see the land and take in the scenery, as there are quite a few transfers by land, air and water.
– Citizens of the European Union don’t need a Visa for South Africa.