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Machilla Magic is a 'Fair Trade Tourism' Certified community project that works with over 60 artists and their families in Vilankulo (Mozambique) and its surrounding area. We have a wide range of diverse arts and crafts, 95% of which are made from...more
19 De Outubro | Bairro 19 de Outubro, Vilanculos VNX, Mozambique
All reviews local artists arts and crafts fair trade worth a visit recycled materials craft shop for sale great initiative bring home unique pieces buy gifts nice souvenirs loved ones wall hangings shopping bags wonderful shop back home
Machilla magic is so much worse the journey if you wanna see or buy some African fine art made of recycled materials. Luca will also warmly welcome you and be happy to introduce this fair trade project as he is one of the numerous artists...More
Nice place to go look and you can get some great memorabilia here they have a lot of different things there for everyone's pocket. Not sure how I would get full wodden canoe back in the plane though. Friendly staff.
I enjoyed exploring Machilla Magic and seeing the awesome locally made items, not only do they make awesome gifts and souvenirs but its a great way to support the community!
Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Amy G
Machilla_Magic, Owner at Machilla Magic, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2019
Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for your support, we look forward to seeing you in your next visit to Vilankulo. The Machilla Magic family :)
Stopped here as part of a town trip with Santorini. Staff was friendly and didn’t pressure us to buy anything. We ended up getting a couple small carved wooden animals, a bag, a sandalwood box and a little giraffe sculpture. Prices were not unreasonable and...More
What a lovely store, looks absolutely magical and such a great variety of beautifully made items for every area of the house, or gift shopping. You can truly take a piece of Mozambique home with you.
Only snag was at Vilanculos airport being harassed and...More
Date of experience: April 2019
Machilla_Magic, Manager at Machilla Magic, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2019
Thank you so much for your lovely review. We really appreciate you taking the time to visit our community gallery. We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Vilankulos.
The Machilla Magic family :)