Mozambique

General Information about Mozambique

Mozambique is located in southeast Africa and is bordered by South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania and the Mozambique Channel in the Indian Ocean. There are around 21,397,000 people living in Mozambique with around 1,000,000 of those living in it's capital city Maputo which lies on a cliff of the coast of the Mozambique Channel/Indian Ocean. Mozambique's offical language is Portuguese which is spoken by 27% of the population as a second language. More commonly spoken is Emakhuwa and other Mozambican languages. Mozambican people mainly follow Christian, Muslim or Indigenous beliefs.

Maputo is a relaxing place to visit and has many cafes. The Bazaruto Archipelago National Park is one of the most popular places in Mozambique. It consists of five islands: Bazaruto, Benguera, Magaruque, Santa Carolina and Bangué which boast beautiful beaches and animals.

Climate

Find Out About The Climate In Mozambique

Mozambique's climate is usually tropical to subtropical with November to April experiencing temperatures as high as 31 degrees well as being the wet season. May through to October are the best months to visit with warm days and cool nights. In the mountainous regions the annual temperature sits at around 10 degrees. Because Mozambique is in the tropics its not uncommon for them to experience monsoon rains along the coastline which flow in from the Indian Ocean.

Geography

Geographical Information On Mozambique

Much of Mozambique's terrain is made up of coastal lowlands, uplands in the centre, high plateaus in the north west and mountainous in the west. Mozambique has a massive coast line of 2,470 kilometres and a total area of 784,090 square metres. Its highest peak is Monte Binga which is located near the border of Zimbabwe in the Chimanimani Transfrontier in the province of Manica. Monte Binga rises to over 2,436 metres is an amazing sight to see. Mozambique has over 25 rivers that flow through the country into the Indian Ocean, and is the home to the fourth longest river in Africa. The Zambezi River is located in the middle of Mozambique and flow for over 820 kilometres.

Economy

Learn About The Economy In Mozambique

Mozambique used to be one of the world's poorest countries, but since they declared their independence back in 1975 the economy has undergone a major reform. Ranking in at number 14 out the 40 countries in the sub-Saharan Africa region and is now 56.6 percent financially free. Over 35 pecent of the economy comes from the agricultural industry which employs over 80 percent of the population. Mozambique exports over 40 percent of prawns, as well as plent of cashews, sugarcane, sea, corn, rice, as well as beef and poultry. The official currency is the Metical.

Apartments in Mozambique

* Maputo Apartments* Miramar Apartments* Paulo Apartments
* Pemba Apartments* Stefane Apartments* Vilanculos Apartments
* Vilankulo Apartments


Attractions, Activities and Tours in Mozambique

* Pemba Attractions


Guesthouses in Mozambique

* Catembe Guesthouses* Ilha de Moçambique Guesthouses* Maputo Guesthouses
* Matola Guesthouses* Quelimane Guesthouses


Hostels in Mozambique

* Vilanculos Hostels* Vilankulo Hostels


Hotels in Mozambique

* Beira Hotels* Bilene Hotels* Cabo Guinjata Hotels
* Cafumpe Hotels* Catembe Hotels* Chefe Bringa Hotels
* Chefe Chume Hotels* Chidenguele Hotels* Chimoio Hotels
* Chitengo Hotels* Cidade de Nacala Hotels* I. Chavane Hotels
* I Chavane Hotels* Ibo Hotels* Ibo Hotels
* Ibo Mz Hotels* Induna J. Macuàcua Hotels* Induna J Macuacua Hotels
* Inhambane Hotels* Inhampura Hotels* Inhassoro Hotels
* Lagoa Nova Hotels* Ligogo Hotels* Mabsil Hotels
* Machampane Hotels* Maputo Hotels* Marracuene Hotels
* Massavane Hotels* Massinga Hotels* Matola Hotels
* Mecúfi Hotels* Medjumbe Hotels* Meponda Hotels
* Miramar Hotels* Mocuba Hotels* Murrébuè Hotels
* Nampula Hotels* Nampula Mz Hotels* Pemba Hotels
* Ponta do Ouro Hotels* Praia do Tofo Hotels* Quelimane Hotels
* São Martinho Hotels* Sevene Hotels* Tete Hotels
* Vila Praia Do Bilene Hotels* Vilanculos Hotels* Vilankulo Hotels


Must Explore would like to wish you an enjoyable stay in Mozambique.

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