LOCATION

Land, boat or air, getting here is already an adventure

The Monarch is situated inside a private game reserve in an exclusive area of the Machangula Peninsula, Mozambique.

Upon request, our team can assist with arranging your transfers to and from the Villa.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO NOTE

All transfers start in Maputo

Arrival and departure flights to and from Maputo are to be arranged yourself. It’s vital to pre-book your transfer to an from the villa in far in advance.

There are three methods to accessing The Monarch:

Monarch | Boat Transfer

BOAT TRANSFER

Boat charter from Maputo, departing from Maputo Marina or Porta de Pesca Capacity for 14 guests

Estimated travel time 1hr30 mins by boat and 20 minutes by vehicle.

Please note, upon disembarking and boarding the boat, you will have to walk through water that is approximately shin deep. Please dress appropriately. Upon your arrival in Machungula, you will be collected by a The Monarch driver and drive directly to your destination. Drive is approximately 20minutes.

Boat Transfer Rates – one way

Maputo to Santa Maria
4 people – MZN 12,000.00
10 people – MZN 20,000.00

Monarch | Self Drive

SELF-DRIVE THROUGH THE MAPUTO SPECIAL RESERVE

Capable 4×4 Vehicle is essential

Travel time: Approximately 5 hours

Using your own vehicle, you can take an epic drive through the incredible Maputo Special Reserve.

Starting in the capital Maputo, you’ll be driving south, over the new bridge – towards Ponta de Oura. After approximately 120km, you’ll reach the West Gate Entrance of the Elephant Reserve.

Once through the gates, its an additional 80kms (approximately 4hours) to The Monarch.

Monarch | Chartered Aircraft

CHARTERED AIRCRAFT TRANSFERS

Advance Booking Required Travel time: 15 minutes

Sit back and take an incredible scenic flight over the peninsula from Maputo to a private airstrip near The Monarch.

Fixed-wing and helicopter options are available.