Why jump on a cheap flight from Maputo to Tete? Vibrant Mozambique beckons you to come explore the energy and uniqueness of Tete, its third-largest city. With four flights departing each week from Maputo, the capital, it’s easy and affordable to travel to Tete. Take advantage of our cheap flights today, and discover your inner adventurer with fastjet.
Flying from Maputo International Airport
Maputo is the gateway to the country’s dune-fringed beaches and vast, adventurous interior. It’s the perfect base to begin exploring Mozambique. But do it in style, fly! Catch a flight on one of fastjet’s planes that are ready to take you from Maputo to Tete today in style and comfort.
Your adventure begins at Maputo International Airport which sees 2000 people pass through its doors each day. Having been upgraded a decade ago, it’s more than equipped to cater to the diverse needs of passengers. If you’re catching the fastjet flight to Tete, you’ll need to be there an hour early. The flight leaves at 15h15, so give yourself time to check in and maybe grab a coffee or magazine.
Flying to Tete
The flight trip from Maputo Airport to Tete is 1 hour and 45 minutes. If you’ve booked a window seat you should glimpses Kruger National Park, Gonarezhou Transfrontier Park and Zinave National Park. The aircraft also passes over the Banhine National Park and Chimoio, a town situated on the Mutare-to-Beira road. When you reach this point, there’s only 25 minutes left before touchdown at Chingozi Airport.
Welcome to the city of Tete
You’ll arrive as the sun hangs low in the sky. While Chingozi Airport is not terribly modern, it does offer basic comforts for travellers. But this will all change in 2023 when it’s replaced by a bigger and better airport offering a more luxurious experience. Catch a taxi ride or book a hired car and look forward to a short 8 km drive into Tete city – a new getaway to the Zambezi River frontier.
Why not stay in one of the great hotels?
Whether travelling for business or pleasure, we suggest checking in at any of these three hotels: the VIP Executive Tete, the Park Inn by Radisson Tete, or Hotel Natura Tete. You won’t be disappointed.
What can you see and do in Tete?
Learn about Tete’s interesting history at Tete Cathedral and walk the length of Samora Machel Bridge. This 762-metre suspension bridge, which looks remarkably like a miniature version of the Golden Gate Bridge, was built in 1973. Below the waters of the might Zambezi River rush by. Having travelled from beyond Victoria Falls through mountainous areas, it is truly a spectacular and awe-inspiring site.
Treat yourself to outstanding views at Cahora Bassa Dam
Go on an adventurous daytrip to Cahora Bassa Dam, 130 km upriver from Tete, where the indomitable Zambezi River lies trapped between huge mountains. Be dazzled by clear blue waters and breath-taking landscapes. During your journey to the dam you’ll pass through the picturesque town of Songo. Bring your hiking boots, as you’ll love walking its roads.
Built in the 1970s, this majestic dam is 250 km long and 38 km wide.9 The dam wall is a staggering 171 metres.
Taste the prawns at Paraiso Misterioso Restaurant
Rest your tired feet, quench your thirst and fill your tummy with a delicious meal at Paraiso Misterioso Restaurant. Seafood cuisine is the order of the day. While you dine on melt-in-your-mouth king prawns you’ll be treated to a magnificent view of Samora Machel Bridge.
Tete and the untamed beauty of the mighty Zambezi River are calling you, your friends and family. So what are you waiting for? Book your fastjet cheap flight today, pack your bags and get ready for the adventure of a life time. You can relax in comfort while you fly, knowing that fastjet takes you safely to your destination, every time.
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