Matemo Island Vacations
Of course, visiting just one place can only ever give you a narrow glimpse into the broader cultural and natural fabric of a region. So try to allow a few days to discover Mozambique's sights and attractions. Medjumbe Island, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the south, and Pemba, 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the north of Matemo Island are good spots to check out if you have the time.
Discover moments of tranquility in Mozambique's cathedrals.
There are many ways to experience the wide open spaces around Matemo Island. Quad biking and hiking are just two popular ways thrill seekers here can get their thrills.
The food here possesses its own unique characteristics and flavors, so don't miss the opportunity to try several of the local dishes. Banana and coconut milk are some of the signature ingredients. Sample popular local dishes, such as pao (bread rolls) and peri peri chicken. Ananás com gengibre (pineapple with ginger), a great way to wrap up your meal. Manica is a popular brand of beer in these parts. So head to the nearest drinking establishment, pull up a stool and see what you think.
As your adventure comes to close, you'll be sure to bid the region a teary "Adeus"