Maputo Tourism

Maputo (Portuguese pronunciation: [mɐˈputu]), known as Lourenço Marques before independence, is the capital and largest city of Mozambique. It is known as the City of Acacias, in reference to acacia trees commonly found along its avenues, and the Pearl of the Indian Ocean. Today, it is a port city, with its economy centered on the harbour. According to the 2007 census, the population is 1,766,184. Cotton, sugar, chromite, sisal, copra, and hardwood are the chief exports. The city manufactures cement, pottery, furniture, shoes, and rubber. The city is surrounded by Maputo Province, but is administered as its own province.


Maputo in Mozambique awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Maputo. Popular vacation packages of Maputo are of 1-2 days.

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Maputo Trip Planner

Plan your customized day by day trip plan for Maputo. Choose from various experinces categories as adventure, romantic and family and kids friendly for your trip using using Maputo trip planner.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Maputo