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Lichinga Destination Guide

Delve into Lichinga in Mozambique

Lichinga in the region of Niassa with its 109,839 residents is located in Mozambique - some 891 mi or ( 1434 km ) North of Maputo , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Lichinga

Local time in Lichinga is now 07:08 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Maputo " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Songea, Chipata, Salima, Nkhotakota, and Mangochi. While being here, you might want to check out Songea . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Lichinga ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Lichinga is the capital city of Niassa Province of Mozambique. It lies on the Lichinga Plateau at an altitude of 1360 metre, east of Lake Niassa (Lake Malawi). The town was founded as Vila Cabral as a farming and military settlement. It is served by Lichinga Airport.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -13.32 35.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Niassa Province, Populated places in Mozambique, Provincial capitals in Mozambique

Roman Catholic Diocese of Lichinga

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Lichinga is a diocese located in the city of Lichinga in the Ecclesiastical province of Nampula in Mozambique.

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Located at -13.32 35.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Religious organizations established in 1963, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century, Roman Catholic dioceses in Mozambique

Lichinga District

Lichinga District is a district of Niassa Province in north-western Mozambique. The principal town is Lichinga.

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Located at -13.32 35.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Districts of Mozambique, Niassa Province

Lichinga Airport

Lichinga Airport is an airport in Lichinga, Mozambique that is serviced by Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique the national flag carrier.

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Located at -13.27 35.26 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Airports in Mozambique

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Lichinga