Maputo, the sprawling Mozambican capital, is a hive of activity that attracts thousands of tourists each year.
The bustling harbour, lively nightclubs and friendly locals are some of the areas greatest enticements, and travellers are instantly made to feel at home in this warm and welcoming place. Rich in natural beauty and exotic wildlife, the region’s fauna and flora fascinates those who explore their surroundings.
Take a ferry ride from the fishing harbour to Inhaca Island, where you’ll have the opportunity to see historical buildings and museums, or travel to the Maputo Elephant Reserve and marvel over crocodiles, antelope, jackals, hippos and, of course, large herds of pachyderms.
Maputo boasts several opulent hotels, many of which have recently been refurbished and offer all the luxurious extras one may expect from high-quality establishments. Bed and breakfasts, resorts and self-catering lodges are also common, and travellers are sure to find lodgings to suit their pockets, and tastes, when they visit Maputo.