The city is located in the Cabo Delgago region of northern Mozambique. It is counted among the oldest towns of Mozambique, consisting of a deep harbour, historic monuments, modern nightlife, and many shopping options for visitors who like handcrafted products. It offers many notable attractions, from the busy markets that Mozambique is famed for to restaurants, cafes, and luxury resorts with top notch spas. The city is also famous for its historic buildings, featuring Arab as well as Portuguese styles of architecture, forming remnants of Mozambique's colonial past. For those with an adventurous bent of mind, the car rental can take them to the Niassa Reserve, home to the largest and most famous of African wild animals. The wildlife sanctuaries offer camping opportunities for those who love to be in close contact with Mother Nature. The place is also famous for its bush activities, which besides camping, includes campfire sports, hiking, diving, bird watching, and kayaking.