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Surface: 801 590 km²
Capital: Maputo
Population: 22.894 million inhabitants (2009)

Travel advice
Status: Non-essential travel to certain areas in Mozambique are discouraged.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .

Best time
June, July, August and September are the best months to travel to Mozambique. This avoids the hot and rainy months.

Portuguese is the official language in Mozambique. In addition, approximately 20 local languages ​​spoken in Mozambique

Travel documents
You must have a passport valid for at least 6 months when leaving Mozambique.
A visa is required. You can apply online, in person at the Embassy of Mozambique in Brussels or approximately 70 euros to the limit (30 days valid).

Embassies and consulates
Below is a list of relevant diplomatic representations with eg address and contact information.
Dutch Embassy in Mozambique: .
Dutch consulates in Mozambique: .
Embassy of Mozambique in Belgium (also Netherlands) .

Immunization (vaccination)
To visit Mozambique is advisable to one or more vaccinations to get.

Mozambique is malaria for.

Money and Money
In Mozambique is paid with the Mozambique metical (MZN).

Traffic and route
In Mozambique you must drive on the left side of the road.

In Mozambique a sometimes adapter needed.

Tap water
It is not recommended to drink water from the tap.

News and newspapers
The latest news regarding Mozambique available on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from Mozambique available at Abyznewslinks .

Websites in Mozambique end in .mz.
Official websites of Mozambique: and .

Photos and videos
On Flickr you can find a nice collection of pictures of Mozambique.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos of Mozambique.

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An overview of all the holidays in Mozambique available at .

Protected areas and World Heritage
An overview of the protected areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in Mozambique can be found on Protected Planet .
An overview of the World Heritage in Mozambique can be found on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Sources: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.