Bazaruto Island

Situated off Mozambique on the east coast of Africa, The Bazaruto Islands are one of the most spectacular destinations on earth. The Islands offer exclusive accommodation options. Sunsets, peace and solitude are a reality on the Bazaruto islands, allowing the visitor to choose what or what not to do. Guests can relax on un spoilt, un crowded, pristine beaches while for the more active there is excellent bird watching, superb diving and snorkeling as well as excellent fishing. Year round warm tropical climate. An almost untouched paradise on earth, the archipelago has earned its reputation as the ‘Pearl of the Indian Ocean’. Between the islands boats are the only option, on the islands walking is the way to go.The costal area surrounding the Bazaruto Archipelago is world renowned for its superb variety of white sand, alluring golden sunsets and tall palm trees. Enjoy stretches of untouched white sandy beaches and magnificent views.

The archipelago’s coral reefs and crystal waters offer some of the best diving in the world. Dive sites are un crowded and marine life is varied and abundant. With sites at a depth of 12 to 30 metres and visibility up to 40 metres you will discover protected reefs teeming with dolphin, hump back whales, whale sharks, sharks, manta rays and turtles.The area surrounding is ranked as the best Marlin fishing destination in the Eastern Indian Ocean. The season runs from early October through to end of January each year. The Bazaruto Archipelago offers salt water fly fishing for the sought-after bonefish. Experience a traditional sailing dhow around the Bazaruto Archipelago. The islands of Benguerra, Bazaruto, Magaruque and Santa Carolina are complemented with azure waters, sandy beaches, palm trees and pristine coral reefs.

Indigo Bay Island Resort and Spa

Indigo Bay Island Resort and Spa is an exquisite island destination situated on Bazaruto Island, the largest island in the Mozambican archipelago of the same name. It offers visitors the quintessential Indian Ocean island holiday as well as a gateway to the unspoilt beauty of the surrounding area.

The largest of the archipelago islands, Bazaruto is one of Africa’s premier scuba diving destinations. Divers are able to see over 100 species of coral, thousands of tropical fish species…. read more

pestana bazaruto lodge

Pestana Bazaruto Lodge is one of the only and exclusive hotels in Bazaruto, the largest island of the Bazaruto Archipelago, approximately 600 km north from Maputo (capital of Mozambique).Besides Bazaruto, the archipelago is constituted by Benguerra and Magarupe islands, as well as the small island of Santa Catarina (formerly known as the island of Paradise). The archipelago, declared National Park in the year 2000, presents a wide diversity of fauna and flora and includes forest, savanna and swamp ecosystems….. read more

bazaruto island activities

Dhow Chasing:Play the original survivor games…With a setting of white sandy beaches surrounded by the crystal-clear water of the Indian Ocean and an historical journey back in time with the original east African dhows that have been sailing the Mozambican coast line for centuries. BAZARUTO LODGE ACTIVITIES Pool, Diving, Freediving, Fishing, Swordfish fishing

Internet Wi-Fi / Broad band, Babysitter (upon request), Bar, Library and reading room… more

bazaruto island weather

The Bazaruto Archipelago enjoys a warm, tropical climate. Evenings are seldom cold, except for a few nights in June and July and the region experiences less rainfall than areas further south. In summer temperatures can soar but the islands experience less humidity than the mainland because of their exposed position. Mozambique experiences rain mainly during the months November to April, while August is the driest month in most areas……read more

bazaruto island location

Indigo Bay is situated on the 12 000 ha Bazaruto Island, part of the jewel-like Bazaruto Archipelago which lies 30 km east of mainland Mozambique. At 37km long and up to 7km wide, Bazaruto is the largest of the main islands comprising the archipelago and features white sands, large sand dunes and freshwater lakes surrounded by the translucent blue of the Indian Ocean. ….. read more

bazaruto island PHOTO GALLERY

Indigo Bay Island Resort and Spa offers world-class luxury and facilities, its elegant yet natural design perfectly complimenting the beauty of its tropical location overlooking Indigo Bay on Bazaruto Island.The Pestana Bazaruto Lodge has 40 A-frame thatched bungalows, charmingly decorated ethnic island style and set amongst tropical gardens, with breathtaking views of the ocean and gardens …. read more