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Town Medium Inhambane

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Located in Mozambique :: Mozambique :: Inhambane
Category: Places :: Town Medium

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Inhambane is an attractive and historical city and is one of the important tourist towns of Mozambique. It offers coconut palm beaches, colourful markets with fresh fish and vegetables, beautiful architecture and an atmosphere that reflects its diverse past stretching back to the eleventh century. Arab, Persian and Portuguese (Vasco da Gama) traders visited Inhambane in the late 1500s. The port of Inhambane was a major centre for ivory and slave trade as well as whaling. Enjoy a drink at the Inhambane harbour and watch the dhows (local sailing boats) sail back and forth to Maxixe (pronounced Masheesh). It is the main centre for resorts and beaches like Tofo and Barra.

Contact [ correction ]
Address : Inhambane Provincial Tourism Office, Inhambane, Mozambique
Contact : Inhambane Provincial Tourism Office
Tel : +258 22 320 216
Fax : +258 22 320 216
Email : Click Here
Cellphone Reception : Good Main Cellular Network : Mcel

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Destination Information [ correction ]
Police Station : Yes   Police Telephone : +258 29 321 347
Hospital : Yes   Hospital Telephone : +258 29 320 345
Petrol : Yes
Diesel : Yes
Facilities : Gas Refill, Shopping Centre, Shops, General Dealer, Bank, ATM, Internet Cafe, Lodging, Camping, Butchery, Bakery, Liquor, Restaurant, Pharmacy, Airport, Mechanical Repair

Facilities [ correction ]
Other Facilities : Orphanage. Depot. Theatre/Cinema. Insurance/Financial Services.

Activities [ correction ]
Game Viewing, Game Drives, Night Drives, 4WD Trails, Tours and Excursions, Guided Walks, Fishing, Swimming, Diving, Snorkelling, Surfing, Boat Trips, Bird Watching, Photography
More Activities: Museum.
Notes on Activities: (Some activities may be offered nearby).

Travelling Information

Ferry/Pontoon services nearby. Harbour nearby.


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