Mocimboa da Praia Mozambique

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Mocimboa da Praia Mozambique

Learn more about the coastal resort of Mocimboa da Praia in Mozambique

Mocimboa da Praia is a quiet and beautiful little village, situated North of Mozambique and is the last town to the Tanzania Border gate of Namoto - 130km away - which makes Mocimboa da Praia an ideal stop-off place for long distant travellers who are in need of a break.

Where locals master the traditional art of fishing on-shore and from off their dhow boats

A town close the Namoto Border post going into Tanzania

Mocimboa da Praia lies beside the banks of a beautiful Estuary ... and everyday, the locals launch their dhows out on the Estuary to go do a hard days work of fishing - which is interesting to watch and spend your day relaxing.

Mocimboa da Praia has basic facilities and supplies for the traveller, including Accommodation, restaurants (prawns on the menu - going for only R20!), a little hospital, Petromoc fuel station (diesel only), a bank and an airstrip for people who would like to fly up.


Mozambicans love clothes and if you have spare clothes (especially board shorts), then remember to take some with you, to trade with!

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