Quirimbas Archipelago

Lying stretched out in the warm azure Indian Ocean off the coast at Pemba find the magnificent Quirimbas Archipelago. Cruise around ‘Ilhas Quirimbas’ on a luxury yacht or traditional dhow, exploring the more than 30 small, gorgeous islands.


Imagine the perfect Mozambique holiday where sea and sand are so untouched, just asking to be explored? The Quirimbas National Park protects a large part of the archipelago’s southern side – mangroves, seagrasses, sandy and rocky shores are important feeding areas for turtle, crab plovers and migratory birds.


Bring your diving kit to explore the underwater magic of this world. Discover a veritable divers’ paradise where Bottlenose and Humpback dolphins breed. The fantastical and remote Quirimbas Archipelago is your seventh heaven. Enter the unique Quilalea Marine Sanctuary 55km north of Pemba by boat then swim, collect shells, watch whales and snorkel.


Book your relaxing holiday package to the Quirimbas Archipelago to explore its timelessness, getting completely away from it all. Fishermen will love the thrill of luring game fish and other tropical species. Why not try kite surfing, the latest Quirimbas craze?Find a spa to rejuvenate mind, body and soul. Take a boat to explore the tiny and undeveloped Islands of Ibo, Quisiva and Matemo- featuring old Portuguese settlements with a rich colonial and Swahili history. There is evidence that the culture today is an ancient mix of influences from Africa, the Arab region, India, and Europe.


Book rustic yet luxurious villas on an island. Find eco-lodges built in tune with nature, with as little impact on biodiversity as possible. The Quirimbas Archipelago offers a diverse range of exclusive beach resorts and hotels. Honeymoons on these islands are the ultimate in romance and seclusion -you will find it hard to leave.