New Cathedral

Southern Mozambique

The attractive new cathedral – named Nossa Senhora de Conceição, just like its predecessor next door – rises up just north of the jetty. Its distinctive red roof dominates the skyline and is clearly visible across the bay. It is open daily for church services.

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0.21 MILES

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4. Old Mosque

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Along the northern end of the waterfront road is Inhambane's attractive 'Old Mosque', dating to 1840.

5. New Mosque


The new mosque is at the northeasternmost end of the waterfront road and is an easy walk from the ferry jetty.

6. Market

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Inhambane’s colourful market is at its best in the early morning.