Hotel Cardoso Location

Maputo is situated on the shore of the Indian Ocean and is a melting pot of peoples and cultures.

Founded as a port town by the Portuguese, Maputo has been influenced by travellers and traders from Africa, Asia and Europe. It is known for its lively nightlife and exotic cuisine – with the delicious peri-peri prawns being a must for any traveller! Visitors to the city can enjoy the bustling local market, the famous old fort and the many architectural and historical landmarks.