We currently offer either morning or afternoon canoe tours in traditional two man Canadian Canoes 25km out of Vilanculos Town on the Govuro Spring River. The Govuro Spring River has crystal clear waters, with great birdlife Including Black Crake, Purple Gallinule, African Darter, River Warblers, Pygmy Geese, Kingfishers, Jacanas, Cormorants, Eagles and Herons the river is also full of African Water lilies and other aquatic animals.
The Basic Itinerary
A taxi will pick you up from your Resort/Accommodation and transfer you 25km to the River where you will arrive and start the tour. The actual time spent on the River Canoeing is 2 hours. There will be refreshments and a snack whilst on the tour and there will be drinking water available. Once we get back from Canoeing you will be transferred the 25km back to your Resort/Accommodation in Vilanculos. Please confirm times when you book as they can change depending on winter and summer. Departure times in the mornings are at 7am and in the Afternoons 3-30pm. If you would like to request an earlier pick up in the mornings please don't hesitate to contact us.
Depends on how many People but normally 1500 Mts or the equivalent of US $ 50 dollars Including the Taxi. Please note that big discounts are given to groups. And bookings must be made 24 hours before the trip departs.
What to bring
Sun Cream, Sun Hats, Sun Glasses, Camera, Binoculars, Go Pro, Shorts and flip flops.
Duration of tour
(Mornings 3 hours) or (Afternoon 3 hours)