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Pemba & mainland
Pemba & mainland
Pemba & mainland

The remote beaches north of Pemba can be almost as striking as the islands

You can visit one of the surrounding villages…

…or walk around the beaches to explore the area.

Pemba & mainland

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The town of Pemba is situated in one of the world’s largest natural harbours.
You can explore the remote coastal wilderness by diving…
… or by doing social and cultural visits to the surrounding villages.
Its beaches are ideal for walks and snorkelling.
The Pemba Beach Hotel offers a really good restaurant…
… 105 pleasant rooms…
… and a large pool.
The Guludo Beach Lodge, which is further north, is constructed from local materials…
… and whose income directly supports regional projects.
Guludo is a good example of responsible tourism in Africa.
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The town of Pemba is situated in one of the world’s largest natural harbours.
The town of Pemba is situated in one of the world’s largest natural harbours.
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You can explore the remote coastal wilderness by diving…
You can explore the remote coastal wilderness by diving…
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… or by doing social and cultural visits to the surrounding villages.
… or by doing social and cultural visits to the surrounding villages.
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Its beaches are ideal for walks and snorkelling.
Its beaches are ideal for walks and snorkelling.
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The Pemba Beach Hotel offers a really good restaurant…
The Pemba Beach Hotel offers a really good restaurant…
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… 105 pleasant rooms…
… 105 pleasant rooms…
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… and a large pool.
… and a large pool.
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The Guludo Beach Lodge, which is further north, is constructed from local materials…
The Guludo Beach Lodge, which is further north, is constructed from local materials…
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… and whose income directly supports regional projects.
… and whose income directly supports regional projects.
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Guludo is a good example of responsible tourism in Africa.
Guludo is a good example of responsible tourism in Africa.
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Anantara Beach Holiday

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Enjoy a range of land and water-based activities from Anantara Bazaruto Beach Resort and Spa. A great destination for families, it offers something to keep all ages entertained as well as ample opportunity for utter relaxation.

US$2,670 - US$5,660 per person

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Benguerra Beach Holiday

6 days • 1 locations
VILANCULOS AIRPORT TO VILANCULOS AIRPORT

This luxurious lodge offers a fantastic blend of total relaxation and more active pursuits. Explore your idyllic surroundings with a range of land and water-based activities before unwinding with a massage and sundowner drinks on the beach.

US$6,280 - US$8,380 per person

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Where to stay in Pemba & mainland

Our suggestions for places to stay in Pemba & mainland


Guludo Beach Lodge

Guludo Beach Lodge

Guludo Beach Lodge is a quiet eco-friendly beach lodge in a stunning and remote location, with a firm commitment to conservation and fighting poverty.


100% (4 reviews)
Avani Pemba Beach

Avani Pemba Beach

Avani Pemba Beach in Mozambique's small, northern town of Pemba - the gateway to the reefs and beaches of the Quirimbas Archipelago


60% (3 reviews)

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