Here, the deep sand and thick bush doesn’t slow down the spirit of adventure that the Maputo Special Reserve offers you. Without a big effort, in our specialized vehicle, you will find the vast open areas, where Elephants refresh themselves with long mud baths.

Huge fresh water lagoons nourish a great variety of birds, host the laziness of the Hippos and complete the scenery for the jumps and runs of several Antelope Species.

A sky with millions of stars will be the starter for the delicious meals prepared by our Chef. The fire will bring light to the darkness of the night, so when you wake up from a quiet sleep, you will find out that here, the African savannah meets the Indian Ocean.

  • Our guide will pick you up early morning at your accommodation (06.30 AM). While crossing the brand new Maputo – Catembe bridge, you can enjoy a Light Breakfast, on-board of our vehicle.
  • Inside the Reserve you will discover the unique aspects of the wild and its magnificent ecosystems filled with rich and extraordinary Biomes. There will be a break for lunch in the wild.
  • After lunch we will drive towards the camp area. Dinner at the camp with traditional African recipes prepared by our Chef, under the unique starry sky and a warm fire.
  • After breakfast we will go and discover the wonders of the Reserve wildlife and landscapes. When we return to the camp you will sit back and have a sunset drink while our Chef prepares you dinner.
  • Breakfast at the camp. After lunch we will drive towards the Reserve gates and we should be back in Maputo around 4.30 Pm, where our guide will leave you at your accommodation.

PRICE PER PERSON (USD)

1 PERSON

1660$

2 PERSONS 

960$

3 PERSONS

760$

4 PERSONS

610$

5+ PERSONS

550$

* Children below 12 years old have a 15% discount.

INCLUDES

  • PROFESSIONAL FIELD GUIDE RANGER.
  • MEALS IN FULL BOARD REGIME AND ALL CAMPING EQUIPMENT.
  • WATERS, REFRESHMENTS AND COFFEE/TEA FOR ALL THE TRIP.
  • FUEL.

EXCLUDES

  • ALL THE COSTS RELATED WITH PERSONAL ITEMS.
  • ANY ACTIVITIES, MEALS OR ACCOMMODATION THAT ARE NOT SPECIFIED IN THIS PROGRAM.
  • BANK TRANSFER FEES AND EXCHANGE RATE FLUCTUATIONS.

RECOMENDATIONS

Maputo Special Reserve is a wild place. We provide all the necessary equipment to enjoy a remote area with all the safety.

We recommend you to bring along comfortable clothing with neutral colours. Please bring along closed shoes and a long sleeve shirt/fleece for the sunset period. A winter jacket is recommended during the dry season, when it is a bit colder (April to October). Hat, sunscreen and sunglasses is advisable;

We provide the possibility of taking an outside shower. Please bring your bathing suit for your comfort and privacy;

Mabeco Tours provides our valued guest with binoculars for the observation of wildlife. We encourage you to bring your preferred binoculars and also your photographic equipment, in order to capture the wonders of nature;

These tours are not private. In case you desire private tours, an extra cost will be charged.

KEY FACTS

 

  • Conservation Area; 1040 Km2
  • Key Species; elephant; giraffe, blue wildebeest; zebra, reedbuck, red duiker.
  • Bird diversity; 350 species
  • Biome; Indian ocean coastal belt.
  • This reserve holds large fresh water lagoons that support the huge biomass existing in the area.