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Ranked #11 of 45 things to do in Maputo
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Owner description: Mozambique’s southern province of Maputo is home to this reserve, a sandy and humid habitat that is still working to replenish its wildlife population that was destroyed in 1970s civil wartime.
Durban
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Big adventure”
Reviewed October 13, 2012

This was big adventure. Bad roads, stuck cars, hours searching for animals and very satisfying when we saw elephants, and zebra. Lunch with hippos too. This was my favourite safari and second favourite thing to do in Maputo after Xefina Island

Visited September 2012
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Maputo, Mozambique
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Real nature”
Reviewed October 7, 2012

but you have to bring 4X4 for the road and inside and lots of adventure spirit, no celular network but excelent views and a great beach

Visited March 2012
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maputo
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Maputo reserve”
Reviewed August 24, 2012

Stunning scenery and fantastic beaches , not much in the way of animals, have to travel across the border to Kruger if Game viewing is your priority , but did see Elephants, Reedbuck, monkeys and Hippos

Visited August 2012
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3 Thank Mozkiwi
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Turin, Italy
Level 5 Contributor
51 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“all in one”
Reviewed August 3, 2012

just 1 hour drive from Maputo (you need a 4 x 4), true african bush with both lagoons and a marvellous sand beach.
We were very lucky and we managed to see: elephants , hyppos, lots of birds, monkeys.
We have been there with an association of Maputo that deals with sustainable tourism, Muteko, very professional and helpful.

Visited July 2012
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2 Thank neropass
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Lisbon, Portugal
Level 6 Contributor
200 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“Wild life, one hour drive from Maputo”
Reviewed July 20, 2012

Beautiful scenary, pure nature, wonderful beaches. Hard to reach, because the roads are in bad conditions. You may find wild life on the road, drive carefuly

Visited June 2012
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Thank JackieCLC
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