The town's most impressive sight is the 538m-long suspension bridge that spans the Zambezi River.

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1. Old Portuguese Fort

0.25 MILES

There are the remains of an old Portuguese fort (now a cultural centre) on the river near the bridge.

2. Missão de Boroma

12.16 MILES

About 25km northwest of Tete, overlooking the river, is the Missão de Boroma. Founded in 1885 by Jesuit missionaries, it was known for its colégio (school…