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Beaches in Malawi, Tanzania & Mozambique

A holiday isn’t really a holiday unless you can put your toes in the water and bum in the sand is it? Fortunately, we are particularly well-situated to help you get the beach retreat of your dreams. The turquoise waters and white sands of Mozambique make it an exquisite beach holiday – with warm hospitality, the freshest seafood around and endless activities, it’s the perfect destination for romantic honeymooners or a family with lots on their agenda. It’s a particularly good place to visit if you’re a keen scuba diver or deep-sea fishing enthusiast!

If you’re considering a safari and beach combination, look no further than Lake Malawi. The southern shores of our incredible freshwater lake are just a short drive from the exceptional Liwonde National Park. Home to over 700 species of colourful, little cichlid fish, it’s a great spot for snorkelling, particularly in the clear blue waters of the ‘Lake of Stars’ as it’s known. Dotted along the lakeshore and its stunning private islands are intimate eco-lodges that are begging to show you the delights of Malawian hospitality. They offer numerous activities such as snorkelling, scuba diving, paddle-boarding, catamaran day trips, island day trips, sunset cruises, kayaking, sailing, visits to the surrounding villages, birding, hiking and more.

Our Favourite Beach Destinations:

Likoma Island, Malawi:

Accommodation on Likoma Island offers a serene and secluded escape in the middle of Lake Malawi. You can find charming lodges and resorts that blend harmoniously with the island’s natural beauty. Enjoy stunning views of the lake, powdery white sandy beaches, and lush tropical vegetation. Some accommodations offer beachfront chalets or luxurious safari tents, ensuring a comfortable and unique stay. Whether you prefer a tranquil retreat or thrilling water activities like snorkelling and diving, Likoma Island’s accommodations cater to every traveller’s preferences.

Mumbo Island, Malawi:

For the ultimate eco-friendly and off-the-grid experience, Mumbo Island is the perfect destination. This uninhabited island is a haven for nature enthusiasts and adventurers. Accommodation options here often include exclusive tented camps or eco-lodges that prioritise sustainability. Wake up to breathtaking lake views, and immerse yourself in the untouched natural surroundings. With no electricity or distractions, Mumbo Island offers a chance to disconnect from the world and reconnect with nature.

Ilha de Mozambique, Mozambique:

As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ilha de Mozambique boasts a rich history and vibrant culture. Here, you’ll find a range of accommodation choices, from boutique hotels to charming guesthouses that showcase the island’s colonial-era architecture. Explore the island’s cultural landmarks, museums, and lively markets in refurbished historical buildings with modern amenities. With its blend of culture, history, and coastal charm, Ilha de Mozambique provides a unique and enriching beach escape.

Nuarro Lodge, Mozambique:

Nuarro Lodge offers a remote and eco-friendly beach escape in northern Mozambique. This eco-lodge emphasises sustainable tourism and community engagement. Guests can stay in thatched-roof chalets with stunning ocean views designed to blend in with the coastal environment. Enjoy activities like snorkelling, kayaking, and guided nature walks. Nuarro Lodge is an excellent destination for those seeking a tranquil and responsible beach vacation.


Vilanculos, Mozambique:

Vilanculos is a gateway to the Bazaruto Archipelago and is renowned for its idyllic beaches and vibrant marine life. Accommodation options range from luxury resorts with all-inclusive amenities to cosy guesthouses and beachfront lodges. With easy access to the stunning Bazaruto Islands, guests can explore marine reserves, engage in water sports, or unwind on the soft sandy shores. Vilanculos offers a mix of relaxation, adventure, and cultural experiences.

Tofo, Mozambique:

Tofo is a laid-back beach destination that draws travellers with its stunning coastline and abundant marine life. Accommodation choices include beachfront lodges, guesthouses, and backpacker hostels catering to various budgets. Dive into crystal-clear waters to swim with manta rays and whale sharks, explore local markets and dine on fresh seafood. Tofo’s chilled-out atmosphere and natural beauty create the ideal backdrop for a relaxing beach escape.

Fanjove Island, Tanzania:

Fanjove Island is a remote and stunning island located off the coast of Tanzania, in the Indian Ocean. It’s part of the Songo Songo Archipelago, which is known for its pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and vibrant marine life. Fanjove Island is particularly known for its tranquility, making it a popular destination for travelers seeking a secluded and peaceful tropical getaway. Activities on Fanjove Island often revolve around snorkeling, scuba diving, swimming, and simply relaxing on the beautiful beaches.

Fanjove Island from above

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Beach Experiences FAQs

Is Zanzibar a good beach destination in Tanzania?

Absolutely. Zanzibar’s beaches, such as Nungwi and Paje, are famous for their beauty. Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site, adds cultural richness to your beach vacation.

Is Lake Malawi safe for swimming?

Lake Malawi is considered safe for swimming, but it’s always a good idea to check with our team or lodge staff and learn about any possible risks before taking a dip.

What's the best time to visit Mozambique's beaches?

For beach holidays, the dry season (April to November) is the ideal time to visit Mozambique. During this period, the weather is pleasant and the waters are calm.

Can I go diving in Mozambique?

Mozambique is renowned for its fantastic diving spots, particularly in the Bazaruto and Quirimbas Archipelagos. There, you can discover coral reefs and come across a variety of marine creatures.

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