Diving in Mozambique

Coral reefs and whale shark and manta ray encounters await you in the waters of Mozambique. Relax in the white sand beaches and visit the Quirimbas Archipelago, a 250 km (155 miles) stretch of coral islands or be amazed by the extraordinary marine life that includes dugongs at The Bazaruto Archipelago, which is also home to over 1200 marine species. Mozambique is considered one of the most romantic diving destinations in the world.

Officially the Republic of Mozambique, this country is located in Southeast Africa. Mozambique is bordered by the Indian Ocean, allowing for famous beaches like Tofo. This beautiful country has amazing offshore marine parks such as Quirimbas National Park. Its capital city is Maputo, and its largest city is Matola. Mozambique is well-known for the quality of its fresh seafood and delicious cuisine. This country has unique marine life with species such as the rare dugongs, making it a preferred place for scuba and snorkel divers. Whale watching is one of the most popular activities in Mozambique. This divers’ paradise has warm waters all year-round.

Travelinformation for Mozambique

Languages en
Currency MZN
Timezone UTC+02:00
Tipping 0-10% / Restaurant Staff / Service charges are typically added to restaurant bills, eliminating the need to tip.
Network Provider mCel, Movitel, Vodacom
Dial Code 258
Electricity 220 V / 50 Hz
Power Plug Type C, F, M

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Wildlife in Mozambique
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sharks
Whale Shark
Tiger Shark
Bull Shark
Whitetip Reef Shark
Rays
Stingrays
Turtles
Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Seahorses and Pipefishes
Pipefish
Fishes
Moray Eel
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Snake Eel
Scorpionfishes
Surgeonfish
Frogfish
Parrotfish
Molluscs
Octopus
Wildlife in Mozambique
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Sharks
Whale Shark
Tiger Shark
Bull Shark
Whitetip Reef Shark
Rays
Stingrays
Turtles
Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Seahorses and Pipefishes
Pipefish
Fishes
Moray Eel
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Snake Eel
Scorpionfishes
Surgeonfish
Frogfish
Parrotfish
Molluscs
Octopus

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