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Maputo Central Train Station

Praca dos Trabalhadores, Maputo, Mozambique
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3-Hour Small Group Maputo City Tour
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Praca dos Trabalhadores, Maputo, Mozambique
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

It was 10 years since i first visited the Maputo Central Train Station and couldn't wait to bring my husband to see it as he loves trains even more than i do! We were delighted to realise that there is a new museum open in...More

Thank Bernadette C
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This train station is very attractive. You can visit it and there is also a nice museum inside! I recommend to visit the station :)

Thank Alessio L
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Absolutely stunning, perfect restoration of a colonial building. It was completely empty when I visited, meaning that it really felt like you had stepped back in time to when it was first built. Everything from the benches to the clocks to the marble is in...More

Thank livvynatasha
Reviewed 12 June 2016

It is a nice place to feel the city. I visited it in Sunday ,so was lucky with the traffic around and less people there.

Thank Nadia P
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

I did like the visit but the place was not tourist friendly. I was asked by one of the staff why I was photographing the stationery train at the station, in Portuguese, and had it not been for my guide it would have been an...More

Thank derejeb
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Just an old school train station under construction. I dont know why it is rated as a number 1 tourist spot.

Thank gmba
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We just loved the stop over to see these old world station also used in Leonard Dicaprio's movie Blood Diamond! You only need to work your way through the locals outside the station but working with them you get yourself a tour guide for the...More

Thank MalindaVC
Reviewed 23 May 2016

The building is being painted on a regular basis, so it always stands beautifully. The iron construction has been created by Eiffel (he never went there himself, but had the construction sent there). The building is quite a contrast to the trains that are very...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Worth a trip, especially if you're British, the station is beautiful with lots of components (girders, vices, fences) that have stamps of British towns on them - having been built there.

Thank KevMcFadyen
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I am so awed of this 120-year old train station. Its currently on renovation but just looking at it outside charms you. The place is quite dirty and busy but I love the buzz of it. You feel the real Mozambique with the buzzling atmosphere...More

Thank Ces12345
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