Capital: Maputo

Currency: Mozambican metical (MZM)

Country Code: +258

Do I need a Visa? Visas are required for many countries, best to check VisaHQ for the current requirements for each individual country

How will I charge my devices? Mozambique’s electrical current is 220v, 50 Hz

How do I get there?  Well, if you’re heading to Maputo (MPM) and flying from…
New York: 16 hours
Los Angeles: 24.5 hours
Toronto: 19.5  hours
Sao Paulo: 11 hours
London: 13.5  hours


Geography: Mozambique lies to the southeast of the African continent, bordering South Africa, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Tanzania.  It is primarily lowlands, a lengthy coastline,  uplands to the center and high plateaus to the west.

Time Zones: GMT +2

How's the weather? Mozambique has a tropical climate with two main seasons- wet from October to March and dry from April to September with  warm temperatures on average year round. NB to all you Northern Hemisphere dwellers, Mozambique’s seasons are opposite yours.