7 days in Mauritius, Mozambique & Mpumalanga Itinerary

7 days in Mauritius, Mozambique & Mpumalanga Itinerary

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Grand Baie, Mauritius
— 2 nights
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Flic En Flac, Mauritius
— 2 nights
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Maputo, Mozambique
— 1 night
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Hazyview, South Africa
— 1 night

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Grand Baie, Mauritius

Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
On the 11th (Sun), get interesting insight from Tours, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Trou aux Biches, and then kick back and relax at Mont Choisy Beach. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Gris Gris Beach, then look for gifts at Save A Sail, and then kick back and relax at La Cuvette Public Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Baie travel route website.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Grand Baie is an approximately 8-hour flight. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Mauritius Standard Time (MUT), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Grand Baie when traveling from Johannesburg in October, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Flic En Flac.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Mont Choisy Beach ©
Mont Choisy Beach
Gris Gris Beach ©
Gris Gris Beach

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Flic En Flac, Mauritius

An unusual commodity in the lesser-touristed western part of Mauritius, the developed seaside village Flic En Flac boasts a vast white sandy beach that generates a large amount of tourism.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, contemplate the long history of The Martello Tower Museum, then delve into the lush surroundings at Ebony Forest Reserve, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at La Vallee des Couleurs, and finally stop by Tou Korek Surf Shop. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Le Morne Brabant and then enjoy the sand and surf at Le Morne Beach.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Flic En Flac road trip planning site.

Getting from Grand Baie to Flic En Flac by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October in Flic En Flac, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Maputo.

Things to do in Flic En Flac

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Le Morne Brabant ©
Le Morne Brabant
Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve

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Maputo, Mozambique

Maputo ©

City of Acacias

Walking the broad, leafy avenues of Maputo, Mozambique's capital and bustling harbor city, you can discover numerous architectural gems and come to appreciate the area's Portuguese-influenced culture.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at Maputo Shopping Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia da Costa do Sol, then step off the mainland to explore Inhaca Island, and finally shop like a local with CCFM - Centro Cultural Franco-Mocambicano.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Maputo trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Flic En Flac to Maputo in 9.5 hours. Traveling from Flic En Flac to Maputo, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Hazyview.

Things to do in Maputo

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Inhaca Island ©
Inhaca Island
Praia da Costa do Sol ©
Praia da Costa do Sol
Maputo Shopping Center ©
Maputo Shopping Center

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Hazyview, South Africa

A gateway to the popular Kruger National Park, Hazyview boasts an enviable location in South Africa's lowveld, surrounded by a staggering number of both natural and historic sites.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Whispers.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Hazyview trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Maputo to Hazyview in 4 hours. Traveling from Maputo in October, things will get slightly colder in Hazyview: highs are around 29°C and lows about 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hazyview

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Elephant Whispers ©
Elephant Whispers

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