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Chimpanzee Eden and Botanical Gardens Private Tour from Hazyview
"Depart from your hotel at around 08:00 and drive to the Jane Goodall Institute Chimpanzee Eden situated about 15kms (9 miles) outside Nelspruit. You'll arrive in time to join the tour which includes the feeding of the chimpanzees at 10:00. This is a unique opportunity to view chimpanzees in semi-wild surroundings. Visitors will be captivated by these primates who share 98% of man’s DNA. With every visitor we take to the Sanctu we contribute to the rescue of another chimpanzee. After the tour you'll stop for lunch before traveling to the Lowveld Botanical Gardens in Nelspruit. Situated on the banks of the Crocodile and Nels Rivers the 159 hectare (392 acres) garden is home to around 600 plant species. After a leisurely stroll through the gardens you'll return to Hazyview
From ZAR2,680.00
 
"Full-Day Kruger Park Safari from Nelspruit
"Full-Day Kruger Park Safari from Nelspruit Whiteriver or Hazyview""Your tour departs from Nelspruit/White River or Hazyview early in the morning. You’ll enjoy a full day of adventurous game driving in this world famous natural reserve park. Kruger National Park has the greatest diversity of wild animals in Southern Afri making it an ideal spot for game viewing and safari adventure activities. This natural game reserve is renown for boundless opportunities to spot the Big Five of Africa – Elephants Leopards Buffalo Rhinos and
From ZAR1,450.00
 
Kruger National Park Sunset Drive
"The sunset safari departs promptly at 5pm from the Kruger National Park gates and will continue until 8pm then your guide will return you to your resort.Late afternoon is an extremely good time for game viewing. As evening approaches nocturnal animals become active and guests are able to experience a truly amazing African sunset.Once the sun has set and darkness sets in the spotlights are switched on and the search for nocturnal animals begins. In the quiet of the darkness guests can expect a different safari experience from that of the daytime
From ZAR1,030.00

More Transportation in Maputo

Ferry to Catembe

Catembe can be sen from Maputo / Lourenco Marques,For me, on numerous trips with parents and twice with Students, we took the short ride across Delagoa Bay for meal. That consisted always of Prawns,...
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kenHuocj
Jul 16, 2015

TAKE THE TRAIN

WHY NOT LET THE TRAIN TAKE THE STRAIN?There are 2 ways to get to/from Maputo by train from South Africa/Johannesburg. The Shongololo Express originates in South Africa and Mozambique has the rail...
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DAO
Oct 12, 2012

Maputo Intl. airport (MPM)

Maputo Intl. airport (MPM) is the main airport in Mozambique. It's an old airport with a small terminal. But the runway is long enough to handle big aircrafts. I came with an Airbus 340 operated by...
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georeiser
Aug 25, 2009

Rickshaws have reached Maputo via Agulhas current

The public transport of Maputo is in its infancy. There are hardly any taxis and considering a newcomer to the city this limits pretty much the mobility he might hope for since chances are he would...
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Assenczo
Aug 17, 2009

From Maputo to Swasiland

It's easy to travel from Maputo to Swasiland or South-Africa.I took a chapa from Maputo to Manzini in Swaziland. The road from Maputo to Swasiland is very good (see photos). The distance is aprox 180...
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georeiser
Mar 27, 2009

The chapas (minibuses)

Maputo's transportation are mainly served by minibus taxis called chapas. The minibuses are mostly Toyota Hiace or other similar cars. And they carry most of the public transport activity in Maputo,...
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georeiser
Mar 18, 2009
 
 
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Bus in Maputo

Though Maputo's transportation are served mostly by minibus taxis called chapas, there are some buses too. If you think it's safer to be a passenger in a big bus instead of the smaller chapas, just go...
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georeiser
Mar 14, 2009

The boat from Maputo to Catembe

The ferries to Catembe, on the other side of Maputo bay, goes from the harbour on the baixa area. Just where Ave 10 de Novembro starts. The ferries leave when they are full. And the price is 30...
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georeiser
Mar 10, 2009

SAA

SAA (South African Airways) have several flights per day from ORTIA (Johannesburg). The flights is less than an hour.Don't expect too much at the airport.On deparure, things are quite chaotic. You...
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PierreZA
Apr 29, 2008

Gasoline & Diesel Prices [January 23, 2007]

Gasoline Prices.If any visitor is planning to rent a car in Maputo, this following information might be helpful.On January 23, 2007, gasoline & diesel prices in Maputo were:~ Gasoline ~24.30...
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MarioPortugal
Feb 11, 2007

Taxi rides for 100 Meticais (=about 3 Euros)

Taxis are generally available in the city of Maputo and easy to find in front of any major hotel.Local Taxis ride without meter (!!) but this should not be a concern for any visitor since, as far as I...
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MarioPortugal
Feb 06, 2007

Imperial Car Rental

Imperial Car RentalMaputo downtown591 Av. Mao Tse TungMaputoTelephone: (+258) 2149-3543Facsimile: (+258) 2149-3545 Maputo AirportMaputoTelephone: (+258) 2146-5250Facsimile: (+258)...
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MarioPortugal
Feb 06, 2007

The inexpensive Chapa rides

Chapa is a vehicle used for public transportation. This service is provided (I guess) by private small businesses.Those vehicles, normally Toyota Hiace vans, can easily be found anywhere in Maputo and...
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MarioPortugal
Feb 02, 2007

THE LITTLE ORANGE TAXI

For a bit of fun you can catch one of the Laranjinhas (a scooter taxi) for a ride around the city. ‘Laranjinha’ translates from Portuguese as ‘little orange’ and they are simply an orange plastic...
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DAO
Jan 13, 2007

Top Hotels in Maputo

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Avenido Da Marginal 4016, (Formerly Holiday Inn), Maputo, 00100, Mozambique
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PO Box 1151, Maputo, 00100, Mozambique
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Av. Da Marginal, Near by CCJC, Maputo, 1880, Mozambique
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Ave Martiers de Mueda 707, Maputo, Mozambique
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Av. Julius Nyerere, 627, Maputo, 3236, Mozambique
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Av. Patrice Lumumb, 737/739, Maputo, 1750, Mozambique
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Top Things to Do in Maputo

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Livro Aberto Library, Language, and Literacy Center

Livro Aberto ("Open Book") is a nonprofit library, language, and literacy center in Jardim do Professores. They offer English and Portuguese classes (beginning to business levels) from certified...
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"Maputo - formerly "Lourenço Marques""
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"Backpacking in MAPUTO"
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"NICE COUNTRY - BAD GOVERNMENT"
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"The tide of changes"
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"Maputo"
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