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Maputo: Highlights Tour with Local Beer Tasting

Maputo: Highlights Tour with Local Beer Tasting

Enjoy a half day tour through Maputo city center. We will meet up at the fort Our Lady of Conception to start off our tour and learn about the Resistance of the Gaza Empire, our next stop is the third-ranked train station by Times Magazine and we learn about its history and we also visit its gorgeous museum and next to the station, is the longest suspension bridge in Africa. The third point is the colorful Mosque located on the oldest part of the city. The mosque is located in area where Indians used to live during the Lourenço Marques Time. Behind the mosque are mural painted by Coana which give the area a fresh look, not only that, but also see some interesting bars and we stop at one of them to try local beer. The central market is good place to try locally procuded fruit and have an idea of what Mozambicans eat on a daily basis. The Tunduro Gardens is another interesting place to be, the main atraction being fruit bats hanging on trees. Last by not least is the famous Iron House designed by the Famous Architect Gustav Eiffel. We learn about this house and stop at Gallery located inside the house.

Walking Tour Inside Maputo Neighborhoods

Walking Tour Inside Maputo Neighborhoods

You will see that it has varied contrasts that can be observed in the various urban and suburban areas that make up the city. We will head to downtown, which is the heart of the city where we will have the opportunity to observe, interact and photograph the daily lives of residents, visitors, workers and others. We will appreciate the commercial area of the city with its various types of products. We will circulate through the various arteries that make up the downtown area and feel the cosmopolitan atmosphere of the city. During the tour, tourists are free to question or contribute in order to have a perfect and pleasant climate with the view to enjoy the tour to the fullest. Visit the historical and cultural icons of the city, located in the city center such as: - The Railway Station - Central Market - Downtown Mosque - Fortress - Bring Back Project - The Famous Downtown Araujo street and its bars. Then we will walk through the various streets and avenues that lead to the upper part of the city, with some stops at local attractions such as local shops, markets, among others. During the itinerary there will be interaction with the local residents where we will get to know the daily lives of the residents.

Maputo: Mozambique eSIM Roaming Mobile Data Plan

Maputo: Mozambique eSIM Roaming Mobile Data Plan

Say goodbye to the hassle of physical SIMs and finding mobile network operator stores with our e-SIM service. After purchase, you'll receive a QR code that you can scan on your compatible device to install the e-SIM wherever and whenever you need it. Choose from a range of data volumes, validity periods, and coverage options in different countries to stay connected with ease. Most iPhone models beyond XS support e-SIM, and follow our instructions in the photo session to check compatibility for other devices. Share the QR code via AirDrop or scan it to another device. Install the e-SIM by connecting to WiFi or a network, and remember to turn on roaming for the e-SIM. If you have trouble connecting to the network, consult our self-troubleshooting guide. If your data is used-up? Simple, just buy another e-SIM to top-up. APN (Access Point Name): iboots Local Network:VM/Viettel

Eswatini Cultural Tour

Eswatini Cultural Tour

05:00 Depart Maputo city to Eswatini, the drive takes us around 4 hours through the Lebombo mountains In Swazi culture the highest traditional political, economic, and ritual powers are shared between a hereditary male ruler and his mother or a mother substitute who holds the official position of Queen Mother. Polygyny is the traditional ideal, each marriage involving the payment of a bride-price. 09:00 Arrive at Mantenga Cultural Village (take a break before the tour of the village starts) 09:20 Tour of the Village with a local swazi guide (feel free to ask questions) and after the tour you will take a short hike to see the waterfalls waterfalls 10:30 Cultural dance 11:30 Drive to Swazi Candle factory (you will a chance to see how the man and women makes and design art from candles and also visit the candle shop where you can buy some gifts for your loved ones back home) and art market 12:30 Lunch, after the visit you can have an hour of having lunch at the near to the candle factory before you start your journey back to Maputo. 14:00 Depart Swazi candle factory to Maputo ( this drive will be again around 4 hours from the candle factory to Maputo) 18:00 Arrive Maputo

From Maputo: Day Trip to Ponta do Ouro

From Maputo: Day Trip to Ponta do Ouro

The full-day trip begins with pick-up at your accommodation in Maputo. As you leave the city and head towards the coast, you’ll pass through wildlife areas and get the chance to spot elephants, wildebeest, zebras, and a wide variety of bird species. Once you get close to the Ponta do Ouro area, the roads start to turn into beach sand. Enjoy the impression of being on a tropical island as you drive through the jungle. Located close to the border with South Africa, the area of Ponta do Ouro is famous for its beaches, dolphins, and off-shore diving and fishing. Explore the area, walk along the beautiful beaches, and treat yourself to some freshly caught seafood. After lunch, consider bar hopping along the seafront and interacting with the friendly owners. Later in the afternoon, jump back in the vehicle and relax as you’re driven back to Maputo.

Maputo: Mafalala Suburb Guided Walking Tour

Maputo: Mafalala Suburb Guided Walking Tour

Discover the multicultural suburb in Maputo on a guided tour in Mafalala. Learn about macua ethnic group culture, and see where some of the most important people in Mozambique lived. Meet your guide and walk together to Mafalala suburb. Hear about the most important people in Mozambique who called Mafalala home. Discover the homeland of the best all-time football player of Portugal, Eusébio da Silva. Visit the local soccer field where the 2000 Olympic games gold winner, Maria de Lurdes Mutola, played for a men's team. Learn about the best marrabenta (local music) musicians who lived in the area. Discover the political history of Mafalala, as the suburb where the two Presidents of the Republic of Mozambique lived, Samora Machel and Joaquim Chissano. Learn about the most recognized writers who lived in Mafalala, including Noémia de Sousa and José Craveirinha. Finish the tour with a better understanding of the area's history and its significance in Mozambique.

Maputo City Tour

Maputo City Tour

We will take you to historical site like the Cathedral, Independence squares, Iron house, Tunduru Botanical Garden, Central Market, Train Station and the Fortress. The tour is 3 hours walking downtown. The guide will walk with you for the full tour, you can have chance to try the local fruits in the central Market. Maputo was formerly named Lourenço Marques until 1976. Maputo is situated on a large natural bay on the Indian Ocean, near where the rivers Tembe, Mbuluzi, Matola and Infulene converge. The city consists of seven administrative divisions, which are each subdivided into quarters or bairros. The city is surrounded by Maputo Province, but is administered as a self-contained, separate province since 1998. Maputo City is the geographically smallest and most densely populated province in Mozambique

Maputo International Airport - Hotel

Maputo International Airport - Hotel

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Kruger Park Safari from Maputo

Kruger Park Safari from Maputo

Clients are picked up from their hotel or residence in Maputo City in an airconditioned vehicle. By about 07h30 you will reach the Kruger Park Gate and swap vehicles to an open-backed safari vehicle. The day in spent inside the Park searching for the most interesting animals with a professional nature guide who will enrich this experience. There is a stop for lunch at one of the Rest Camps for lunch - by the river there is a good chance you will see more animals at this stop. After 8 hours in the park clients are transported back across the border into Mozambique and back to your lodging.

Mafalala Walking Tour

Mafalala Walking Tour

This is an impoverished urban district near central Maputo. It was created in the colonial era as a township for Mozambican workers who were not allowed to live in the center of the city. No consideration was given to infrastructure, water and sanitation or community facilities. With impermeable soils, seasonal floods cause the overflowing of latrine pits and the rapid spread of diseases. It was the historical home of many of Mozambique's important cultural and political figures, the resistance movement that fought for independence. It is an impoverished urban district near central Maputo. It was created in the colonial era as a township for Mozambican workers who were not allowed to live in the center of the city. No consideration was given to infrastructure, water and sanitation or community facilities. It is an impoverished urban district near central Maputo. It was created in the colonial era as a township for Mozambican workers who were not allowed to live in the center of the city. No consideration was given to infrastructure, water and sanitation or community facilities. Mafalala is an impoverished urban district near central Maputo. It was created in the colonial era as a township for Mozambican workers who were not allowed to live in the center of the city. No consideration was given to infrastructure, water and sanitation or community facilities. Mafalala is an impoverished urban district near central Maputo. It was created in the colonial era as a township for Mozambican workers who were not allowed to live in the center of the city. No consideration was given to infrastructure, water and sanitation or community facilities. Mafalala is an impoverished urban district near central Maputo. It was created in the colonial era as a township for Mozambican workers who were not allowed to live in the center of the city. No consideration was given to infrastructure, water and sanitation or community facilities. Mafalala is an impoverished urban district near central Maputo. It was created in the colonial era as a township for Mozambican workers who were not allowed to live in the center of the city. No consideration was given to infrastructure, water and sanitation or community facilities. Mafalala is an impoverished urban district near central Maputo. It was created in the colonial era as a township for Mozambican workers who were not allowed to live in the center of the city. No consideration was given to infrastructure, water and sanitation or community facilities. Mafalala is an impoverished urban district near central Maputo. It was created in the colonial era as a township for Mozambican workers who were not allowed to live in the center of the city. No consideration was given to infrastructure, water and sanitation or community facilities. Mafalala is an impoverished urban district near central of Maputo town. It was created in the colonial era as a township for Mozambican workers who were not allowed to live in the center of the city.

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Thank you so much for the guide have many information about mafalala to me . And tour guide Emilio help me to do some donation for the locals , actually this is extra work but he also very kind to help me to do that . Recommend to everyone join this tour know more about that .

The tour guide was exceptional! WOW! What an amazing young man with knowledge and very good personality! We enjoyed his tour

Everything was perfect. Simba was great! Would highly recommend this to anyone

Interesting tour that brought the history of the city to life

Very good tour - knowledgeable and pleasant guide.