Flight tickets from George to Nampula

Nampula is a city in northern Mozambique and the capital of the Nampula Province, located in the Nampula District. It is the largest city in Mozambique after the city of Maputo, with an estimated population of over 500,000, and the third-largest city in all of Mozambique. Nestled in the rolling, green terrain of Northern Mozambique, Nampula is a culturally diverse city with a rich musical history, unique cuisine, and many attractions that provide a wonderful gateway to the rest of the beautiful country of Mozambique. With a rich cultural and historical heritage, beautiful natural features and activities, Nampula is a great destination for visitors looking to experience the comforts of a modern city with the beauty of nature intertwined.

Getting to Know Nampula

Nampula is an administrative province in northern Mozambique. According to the 2017 census, the population of Nampula is approximately 4,242,085. Nampula is in the Central Africa Time Zone, GMT +2. Portuguese is the official language of Nampula, but various indigenous languages are also spoken in the province. The currency of Mozambique is the Mozambican Metical (MZN).

Climate and Weather

Nampula is located in northern Mozambique and is the capital of the province of the same name. The climate of Nampula is tropical savanna, which means hot and humid conditions throughout the year. The temperature typically ranges from 26°C/78°F to 32°C/89°F in a typical year, with summer months slightly higher on both ends. Rainfall is seasonal in Nampula, with most rain coming in the warm season between October and May. The city receives an average of 64 mm/2.5 inches of rainfall per month during these months, with November and April normally the wettest. Due to the proximity to the Indian Ocean, the weather conditions in Nampula are generally mild with consistent humidity and would make a pleasant destination for those looking to escape the winter cold.

Touring Nampula: Airport and Transportation

There are two airports in Nampula: Mueda Airport (APL) and Nampula International Airport (APL-Nampula). You can get from the main airport to downtown in Nampula by taxi, which costs around $999. It will take approximately 15-20 minutes. You can also take a shuttle bus for around $499. Unfortunately, there are no money exchange services at Nampula Airport.

Exploring the Rich History and Culture of Nampula

  1. Nampula is the capital of Mozambique’s northern province of Nampula. It is known for its vibrant culture, rich history and diverse landscape
  2. Nampula’s culture is a mix of Portuguese and African influences and is reflected in painting, music, cuisine and crafts. Some cultural attractions include the Nave de Mar and Pedra de Nave cultural center
  3. There are many historical sites in and around Nampula, such as the liberation struggle iconic site of Tigride, Train Station which was destroyed during the civil war, and Birikimbe village which is a museum dedicated to traditional life in the town

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