Leisurely things to do in Mozambique
Embark on an extraordinary adventure with an array of thrilling things to do in Mozambique. Located near the renowned Bazaruto National Park, Anantara offers the perfect gateway to adventure travel and coastal exploration. Our luxury vacation experience is defined by a vibrant underwater world, from exhilarating water sports to world-class fishing excursions and mesmerising diving experiences. Unwind amidst the beautiful secluded shores of Bazaruto, and experience the true spirit of the landscape in Mozambique.
Duck and dive in the pristine sands in front of the resort with a spirited game of beach volleyball.
The resort features two pools - one for families and one for adults only. Order all-day refreshments from your poolside lounger or swim up to the bar.
Our fitness centre has the latest in weight training, cardio equipment, and a fully equipped fitness circuit, leaving no muscle untouched.
Keep in shape or up your game, with well-maintained courts overlooking the ocean.
Balmy Indian Ocean waters are ripe for adventure. Go full speed with waterskiing, wake or kneeboarding, or tranquilly explore by kayak or stand-up paddleboard.
Embark on an exhilarating exploration of Mozambican cuisine with an immersive cooking class.
Used throughout the Indian Ocean for thousands of years, these slender, long-hulled vessels are the preferred mode of transport for Bazaruto’s traders and fishermen. Enjoy a range of excursions by dhow, including a romantic sunset voyage.
Paradise Island Snorkelling Adventure
Travel by boat to nearby Paradise Island and swim amongst dazzling schools of brightly coloured fish. Sunbathe on pristine sands and savor a delicious barbecue picnic.
The Dom Carlos Spectacular
Drive by the lakes, villages, dunes, beaches, including Sailfish Bay and Dolphin Bay, all the way to the very tip of the northern point of Bazaruto Island to the famous Dom Carlos Point. Enjoy swimming, snorkelling, witnessing majestic bird and marine life with the Bazaruto lighthouse as your backdrop.
Ride along sandy beach and into the surf. A great experience for the whole family, catering to all levels of riders.
Bazaruto is an ornithologist’s dream, home to over 180 species of bird, including a vast range of Palearctic migrants, 26 species of waders, and huge flocks of pelicans and flamingos that frequent the coastal lakes and tidal pools.
Pansy Island Excursion
Spot dolphins dancing in the waves. Look out for humpback whales from August to October, and whale sharks from April to July.
Turtles also frequent the waters, and leatherback, loggerhead and green turtles often come ashore to lay their eggs. Lucky guests may also glimpse the elusive dugong.
DEEP SEA FISHING
The Bazaruto Archipelago has been a national park since 1971, and a strong marine conservation policy of tag and release ensures sustainability - and many a prize catch. Anglers looking to test their skills can try their hand at catching the black, blue and striped marlin for which the area is known.