How to get to Machangulo

Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, is the connecting city

When you’re ready to embark on your holiday of a lifetime, come visit us! Remember that it’s essential to plan your trip and make sure you are prepared to have the most enjoyable visit. As our guests, there are various ways to travel to Machangulo Mozambique.

Maputo is located 550km from Johannesburg and you have the option to hop on a flight from Maputo, take an adventure drive through the Maputo National Park, or take the scenic route on a boat across Maputo Bay, in order to reach your holiday destination.


There are three exciting ways to get to us here in Machangulo: by plane, boat or car.


Machangulo has its own airstrip. There is a short 20-minute hop from Maputo, followed by a short drive to your villa. Costs are approximately $1500 for a return flight (max. 5 pax).

Note: Air ticket prices are subject to change. Luggage restrictions apply.


Speed boat services are available, operating between Maputo and Machangulo. The trip takes roughly 1.5 hours, followed by a short drive across the peninsula. Return costs are approximately $600 (max. 13 pax). You will pass the tropical island of Inhaca. Our 4×4 services will collect you and bring you to our villas.

Machangulo Tip: For larger groups, a boat transfer is more efficient.


The drive to Machangulo is through The Maputo National Park, and will take you around 3 hours from Maputo. This trip is approximately 200km and while you are traveling, witness wildlife and gorgeous scenery en route.

Note: Due to sand road conditions, a 4×4 vehicle is necessary.


The Machngulo Nature Reserve is at your fingertips. Zoom in, click around, and explore what this spectacular destination has to offer.

Machangulo Villas map

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Please get in touch with us at your earliest possible convenience so that we can assist in organizing your transport.

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