Visite O Glorioso Gaza Province and pack in private park tours
While The Gaza Province is not known to be a big draw for tourists in Mozambique, you will get a great welcome from the locals and see how they live under traditional and rural conditions. Many custom tours to the parks are available in this region, but the main featured city and capital of The Gaza Province is Xai-Xai which is located on the south coast and perfect for a relaxing beach holiday.
Imhambe, Anita, Maputo, and Zimbabwe, are all located to the north, south, east and west of the Gaza Province which has a huge population of over 1.5 million people living there. Guided private custom tours to the bordering parks and safari excursions can be arranged but only if you want to see small and more intimate settings that the bigger parks in Mozambique.
Top Things to Do in Gaza Province
Xai-Xai the captivating coastal capital of The Gaza province perfect coastal tours
There is extensive cereal, and rice cultivation in the Gaza Province which is mostly located in the capital Xai-Xai, the stunning coastline that runs along the city is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Mozambique. Some of the many activities available are fantastic watersports like diving, snorkeling, kitesurfing, kayaking, swimming, and fishing.
Private Hiking guided tours through the parks and reserves can be super fun but you must always be prepared for any eventuality and listen to the safety procedures and your guide at all times s there is a lot of wild game and some of the top 5 animals roaming freely around the parks.
Travel Tips for Gaza Province
The Gaza Province has a semi-tropical climate, not unlike its neighbor Zambezia which allows holidaymakers to visit all year round. Temperatures are hot but easy to manage from May to November which is a perfect time to book private sightseeing tours of the area. While the rainy season starts from December to the end of April, the downpours can be heavy but short, and the sun always shines afterward.
Private guided and custom tours around The Gaza Provence can be expensive as there are additional costs for traveling around and you will need to book quite a few accommodations. This region is quite similar to The Zambezi Province in that there are many tours to parks and safaris so hotel costs can vary according to your needs but budget $130.00 for food and accommodation if it is not included in your private tours.
Research Mozambique and the Gaza Province before traveling to this region of the world and book any guided tours before you arrive in the country to get good prices. Shop around and compare prices and tours and take your time booking as there is a lot on offer so make sure the whichever tour you book ticks all the boxes. Check your documents when traveling to any region in Africa, make sure your passports and visas are valid.
The Gaza Province has a sub-tropical island climate with sometimes mild but humid summers and thunderstorms with lots of lighting in the winter months but once the storms are over the sun is sure to shine again pretty quickly. Temperatures vary quite a bit in the Gaza Province going from 25 degrees right up to 30 degrees Celsius in the spring alone. January is the month for a lot of rain while June and July are the driest months of the year.