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Panoramic Maputo and Exclusive High Tea

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Starting from £97.70 GBP / Adult
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Embark on leisurely journey that brings you the best of Maputo and treats you to one of the city's most sophisticated pleasures. Your exploration begins with a short drive to the legendary Polana Serena Hotel. Along the way, you'll pass the city's beautiful train station, crowned by its magnificent and quite weathered bronze dome. Upon arrival at the hotel, marvel at its palatial beauty and learn about its storied history, including the who's who of guests entertained here throughout the ages. Sit down to a scrumptious High Tea, featuring fresh pastries and sandwiches, while soaking up the five-star ambiance and stunning views of the Indian Ocean. Afterwards, continue your journey with a drive through Maputo, stopping in Independence Square to admire its grand Cathedral, Neo-classical City Hall and colonial facades. On your way back to the quayside, pass one of Maputo's most eclectic attractions – a house made entirely of iron.
HighlightsShow
  • Sip fresh-brewed tea and savor fresh baked goodies and finger sandwiches at the famed Polana Hotel.
  • Witness the city's train station designed by an associate of Gustav Eiffel, famed for a certain Parisian icon.
  • Enjoy a photo stop in Independence Square, the historic epicenter of the city.
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Local currency
What to WearShow
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Smart, casual clothing
Important NotesShow
  • Guests must be able to negotiate 10-20 steps.
  • This tour is not suitable for full-time wheelchair/motorized scooter users.
  • Guests with limited mobility should be accompanied by an able-bodied companion who can provide assistance.
  • Transportation though well maintained is very basic and may not be up to typical Western standards.
  • Expect bumpy driving conditions as there are many pot holes in Maputo and stretches of dirt road.
  • No formal guide qualifications are required in Mozambique. In order to support the local community Azamara uses local guides, many of whom do have experience guiding cruise line passengers.
Location Maputo, MozambiqueMaputo, Mozambique
Tour Code X705X705
Duration2.50 Hours2.50 Hours
Activity Level#Mild#Mild
#A light snack or refreshment is served on this excursion.
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