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