The picturesque city of Pemba is the capital of Cabo Delgado province and the entrance to the Quirimbas Archipelago, a 31 island chain extending into the Indian Ocean. Virtually untouched by the outside world, here you will find some of the most exquisite and idyllic islands in the world possessing an air of romantic dilapidation.
Remote Mozambique island lodges are dotted on the Archipelago, whist our northern Mozambique tours and safaris allow you to explore this fascinating destination in detail.
The entire 7500km²Quirimbas Island holiday region is steeped in history and is a melting pot of African, Portuguese and Arabian influences. For the last 500 years it was an important trading post along the coast of East Africa, with early visitors including spice merchants, ivory smugglers, slave traders, colonial powers and even pirates!
The southern islands fall within the 1,500 square kilometres called the Quirim… Read More