Stats and Helpful Info

The following are some stats as well as some info that might be helpful to future travelers:


(Please note that the prices are relevant at the time that we traveled and should therefore be adjusted. The cost of the accommodation does not include some “freebies” like staying at friends or bushcamping, and the amount reflected is per couple per night)


Country :                              Mozambique 


Dates :                                   28th March 2008 to 10th April 2008


Exchange rate:                   3 Meticals = R1


Number of Nights:             14


Distance traveled:              3109 km


Average distance per day:  222km


Cost of Diesel:                    R10.60 (Maputo)


                                                R12.25 (Vilanculos)


Average fuel consumption:  8.04 km/l


Diesel used:                            370 litres


Worst Road/s:                     Punto du Ouro to Maputo

Tar road 400km north of Masinga and

                                                Road to Pomene


Best Road/s:                       Maputo to Xai Xai


Favourite new destination: Xai Xai


Average cost of accommodation: R445.78


Number of Bushcamps:   None


Cheapest Acommodation: Camping at Pomene R200 per night for 2


Most enjoyable:                  Villa Del Mar in Vilankulos