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Mapeta Destination Guide

Explore Mapeta in Mozambique

Mapeta in the region of Nampula is a town in Mozambique - some 922 mi or ( 1483 km ) North-East of Maputo , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Mapeta

Current time in Mapeta is now 04:09 AM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Maputo " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Moroni, Fomboni, Vajaroa, Ussene Sebo, and Ussene. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Moroni . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Mapeta ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Ilha de Mocambique, Weltkulturerbe, Mosambik - © Abendsonne Afrika

3:37 min by michaelmerbeck
Views: 265 Rating: 5.00 - Entdecken Sie die einmalige Schönheit dieser kulturellen Insel, Ilha de Mosambik mit Abendsonnea Afrika - Ihre Safarispezialisten ..

Terraco Ilha de Mocambique - © Abendsonne Afrika

2:35 min by michaelmerbeck
Views: 212 Rating: 0.00 - Entdecken Sie die romantische und landestypische Unterkunft auf der Ilha de Mocambique mit Abendsonne Afrika - Ihre Safarispezialisten ..

Coral Lodge, Mosambik - © Abendsonne Afrika

3:08 min by michaelmerbeck
Views: 204 Rating: 0.00 - Entdecken Sie Ilha de Mocambique von der Coral Lodge aus mit Abendsonne Afrika - Ihre Safarispezialisten ..

Ilha de Mozambique

4:41 min by Piero Fregnan
Views: 195 Rating: 0.00

Pençao Casa Branca ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Lumbo is a port on the northeast Indian Ocean coast of Mozambique. It is served by a branch of the main northern line of the national Mozambique railway system which also serves the bigger port of Nacala to the north.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -15.01 40.67 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Populated places in Mozambique

Mossuril District

Mossuril District is a district of Nampula Province in north-eastern Mozambique. The principal town is Mossuril.

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Located at -14.97 40.66 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Districts of Mozambique, Nampula Province

Mozambique Island Bridge

Mozambique Island Bridge is a bridge in Mozambique that connects the Island of Mozambique, the former capital of colonial Portuguese East Africa to the mainland over the Indian Ocean.

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Located at -15.04 40.71 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Bridges in Mozambique

Island of Mozambique

The Island of Mozambique (Portuguese: Ilha de Moçambique) lies off northern Mozambique, between the Mozambique Channel and Mossuril Bay, and is part of Nampula Province. Prior to 1898, it was the capital of colonial Portuguese East Africa. With its rich history and sandy beaches, the Island of Mozambique is a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of Mozambique's fastest growing tourist destinations.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -15.04 40.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Islands of Mozambique, Nampula Province, Swahili city-states, World Heritage Sites in Mozambique

Fort São Sebastião

The Fort of São Sebastião on the Island of Mozambique is the oldest complete fort still standing in sub-Saharan Africa. Constructions by the Portuguese began in 1558 and it took about 50 years to complete. Immediately beyond the fort is the recently restored Chapel of Nossa Senhora de Baluarte, built in 1522 which is considered to be the oldest European building in the southern hemisphere. It is also one of the best examples of Manueline vaulted architecture in Mozambique.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -15.03 40.74 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: 16th-century architecture, Forts in Mozambique, Maritime history of Portugal, Portuguese forts