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Snorkeling in Krakatoa Reef, Barra Peninsula, Inhambane Mozambique

Dive Depths:
14-18m/46-59ft
Visibility :
10-30m/33-98ft
Inhambane is a city in the southern Mozambique, lying on the Inhambane Bay at 470 km/292 mi north-east of Maputo. Known as Terra De Boa Gente (Land of Good People), it is one of the oldest and prettiest settlements in Mozambique. The landscape surrounding Inhambane is dominated by vast coconut palms where an architectural atmosphere, rich in diverse history dominated the spot's character.

Krakatoa is an inshore reef that looks like a sunken volcano crater or caldera. Located at a 15 km/9 mi distance from Inhambane Town, the crater is 2-4 m/6.5-13 ft lower than the surrounding rock, making for a wall around the site.

The spot is rich in hard and soft coral and in the middle of the crater is abound by a number of rocky out crops between the sands, offering an amazing snorkeling experience. The depths here range between 14-18 m/46-59 ft with visibility ranging between 10-30 m/33-98 ft. You get to swim with the whale sharks to and from the Krakatoa site.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Inhambane
22 km/13.8 miles 21 minutes
Head north east, then turn right, and then turn right again then take a slight turn right and onto Tofo Beach.
BY AIR
Inhambane Airport,
1.7km/ 1.1 miles

Schools

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BOOKING REQUEST
Quad Bike Booze Cruise 1, Ponta Do Ouro
/ Maputo, Mozambique, Ponta Do Ouro

3 Hour round trip to Ponta Malongane from Ponta D’Ouro.
Stopping at different bars and barrakas on the way.
2 people per bike (sharing), price per person, we supply the fuel.

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Quad Bike Booze Cruise 2, Ponta Do Ouro
/ Maputo, Mozambique, Ponta Do Ouro

3 Hour round trip to Ponta Malongane from Ponta D’Ouro.
Stopping at different bars and barrakas on the way.
1 person per bike (sole driver), we supply the fuel.

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Scuba Diving, Ponta Do Ouro
/ Maputo, Mozambique, Ponta Do Ouro

This is a brilliant way to discover the amazing world of diving. Professionals will take you through all the safety, do’s and don’t of Scuba diving, after which they will let you have a feel of underwater breathing.. the price also includes one sea dive.

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Quad Biking – Paintball Matric Holiday Week, Ponta Do Ouro
/ Maputo, Mozambique, Ponta Do Ouro

This package is for students between the ages of 18 and 25 and is valid for travel between 1 Nov and 13 December on set departure dates. It includes return transport from JHB to Ponta Do Ouro and back, 6 nights accommodation ocean safari, quad bike cruise and a paintball session.

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$ 400

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