Nxabega Okavango Tented camp situated on a 25,000- hectare private concession has the best of what the delta has to offer. With an array of activities on offer and children of all ages welcome it is the perfect family getaway and has recently undergone a refurbishment. Not only have the 9 tented luxury suites been re- done but also the communal areas too, exquisite beauty and comfort await.
Another update, the tourism development levy has not been implemented from the 1 June 2017, the new date will be shared once determined.
There will no longer be a direct flight between Sossusvlei and Swakopmund, this flight has been replaced by a scenic flight- an incredible chance to fly over this vast and untamed coastal desert. Catch a glimpse of the magnificent sand dunes, ship wrecks, seal colonies and flocks of flamingos.
Closing dates of Benguerra Island for 2018 are; 25th February 2018 – 17th March 2018 for the refurbishment of the lodge kitchens and guest areas. Azura Benguerra is Mozambique’s first eco -friendly resort and was built by the local community using locally sourced building materials. All of the 20 beach villas have their own personal plunge pool and it’s a great place for a family getaway as well as a very romantic honeymoon destination. Paddle boarding, diving, snorkeling, dhow sailing cruises and even salt water fly fishing are some of the activities on offer. We look forward to seeing the finished result next year, and they have assured us that no bookings have been affected.
Concession fee increase by Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA) despite the industry’s efforts to postpone the implementation. The 1st of July of this year these fees have been implemented by TANAPA and put into place. These costs will be a per person per night fee.
LAM Mozambique airlines has been removed the European Union air safety list after meeting all requirements to operate between airports in the EU. Guests from overseas can now get flights from Nairobi twice a week, Dar Es Salaam three times a week, Johannesburg twice a week and also daily flights to Vilanculos.