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Chigongo is the small place in Mozambique, located some 250 km to the north-east from Bindura Town. The capital city Maputo is in 1,500 km to the east. The population of Chigongo is about 150 people (census of 2012). Chigongo is a popular tourist destination thanks to its dams.

Closest airport Tete Chingodzi (IATA: TET) is about 270 km away.

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Cahora Bassa
The Cahora Bassa lake is Africa's fourth-largest artificial lake, situated in the Tete Province in Mozambique. The name Cabora Bassa is an earlier misspelling of the name. In Africa, only Lake Volta in Ghana, Lake Kariba, on the Zambezi upstream of Cahora Bassa, and Egypt's Aswan dam are bigger in terms of surface water. The Cahora Bassa Dam system is the largest hydroelectric scheme in southern Africa with the powerhouse containing 5 x 415MW turbines. It is one of the three major dams on the Za…

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Hotel Vip Executive Tete

starting $128

Park Inn by Radisson Tete

starting $120

Cresta Lodge Harare

starting $155

Protea Hotel Chipata

starting $130

Kingsmead Guest House

starting $193

Armadale Boutique Lodge

starting $220

Daisy's Guest House

starting $0

York Lodge

starting $184

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