Vilanculos Activity CenterInhambane, Vilankulo
Centrally located near the grocery store, bank, and cafe, the Vilanculos Activity Center provides a list of activities and contacts in Vilankulo.
Liquid Dive offers activities such as diving, surfing, ocean safaris, snorkeling, whale watching, and more, as well as accommodation and a restaurant. Liquid moved to a new beachfront location in 2017, and now boasts 11 cabins looking out onto the beach right next to the dive center. Set in easy walking distance from other Tofo lodges, restaurants, and activities, this is an excellent place to stay and to experience diving and spot amazing marine life.
Vilanculos Canoe Safaris offer professional canoe safaris in the Govuro Wetlands, a wetland system fed by the Govuro Spring River. Guests are collected from their accommodation in town and driven 30kms west of Vilankulo, where they will be paddled down 2kms of the crystal clear freshwater river. Enjoy either a morning or sunset trip. The sunset trip offers a beautiful sunset view as well as the appearance of fireflies among the reeds and thousands of stars, while the morning trip offers an abundance of flowers and crystal clear water.
Big Blue, located in Vilankulo, is an adventure company which offers various marine related activities such as fishing charters, snorkelling, whale watching, and island trips. They also offer boat services for private boat owners at Vilanculos Bay. The Bazaruto Archipelago is a beautiful environment offering tourists much to see and do and Big Blue helps to make this possible.
Mozambique Horse Safaris is a family run business operating in Chibuene, on the coast of Vilanculos. They offer experienced and beginner horse lovers a chance to experience the beauty of the Mozambique coast through either weeklong horse safaris along the Vilankulo shoreline or an hour and a half-day trip for those visiting the area. Rides take guests on an unforgettable trip where they can experience the beauty of the islands, the ocean, and the stunning scenery of the coast.
Villas do Indico is an ocean eco-resort and spa located right on the Indian Ocean in the coastal town of Vilankulo. This is the perfect lodge for a honeymoon couple, traveling friends, or a family getaway. Vilankulo offers access to the Bazaruto Archipelago and its beautiful chain of islands, a prime area for diving, snorkeling, and lounging on the beach. Additionally, activities such as horse riding, canoeing, kite surfing, and more are available and can be booked through the lodge. For those who would rather relax at the resort, there is a pool and spa to treat yourself to the ultimate relaxation experience.
The Surf Shack is located right on the beachfront on Praia do Tofo, and is run by a South African couple with plenty of surfing experience. They do lessons, rentals, repairs, and kayaking, and have a cool shop inside. The atmosphere is chilled, with a cool vibe surfer vibe, and the shop opens out onto the beach. Perfect for learning to surf.