Nampula has a number of visitor attractions, including Nampula Cathedral and Nampula Stadium.
For a truly authentic Mozambique experience, find the time to also look beyond Nampula and discover the scenic and cultural gems that this region has to offer.
Discover Nampula's religious side at the area's cathedrals and other places of worship.
Make sure you throw in comfortable shoes and sign up for one of the wildlife safaris.
For lots of people, enjoying new places is as much about local food as it is about visiting sites, so don't forget to sample the meals for which this area is known. Some ingredients commonly found in a number of Mozambique recipe books are banana and coconut milk. Don't leave Nampula without trying out pao (bread rolls) as well as peri peri chicken. Mozambique desserts such as ananás com gengibre (pineapple with ginger) are also great to try. If your idea of relaxation involves a nice cold beer or two, see what you think of Manica. It is a popular drink in Mozambique.
When your time is up in Nampula, pack up your camera and mementos, spend your last of your meticais on last-minute souvenirs, and bid a fond Adeus (farewell) to this wonderful spot.