Mamoudzou is a port city and the capital of Mayotte (French overseas territories) located in the Indian Ocean. Mamoudzou is located on the Grande-Terre Island (aka Mahore) - Mayotte's main island. Grande-Terre island is in the northern part of the Mozambique Channel, located between Madagascar (to the northwest) and Mozambique (to the northeast).
Geographically, the Mayotte territory is part of the Comoros (Comoro Islands), but after the 1975-held referendum Mayotte (aka Maore) remains politically part of France. As part of France, since January 1, 2014, Mayotte is also an overseas territory of the European Union.
With population of around 12,000, Mamoudzou became Mayotte's capital in 1977. The country's former capital was Dzaoudzi, located on the Petite-Terre Island (aka Pamanzi). The city of Mamoudzou has 6 satellite villages (named Kawéni, Mtsapere, Passamainti, Tsoundzou 1, Tsoundzou 2 and Vahibe) and is divided into 3 cantons.
- The city has a bank, a shopping centre, Air France office, Air Mayotte office, tourist office, the Jana na Leo magazine's headquarters, restaurants (Les Terrasses, Isijiva, Le Barfly, Mamoudzou La Kaz).
- There is a ferry service for tourists between to the islands Grande-Terre and Petite Terre (between the ports Mamoudzou and Pamandzi).
- Dzaoudzi Pamandzi International Airport is in Pamandzi.
The Mamoudzou cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Mamoudzou, Grande-Terre, Mayotte.
If you lose the Mamoudzou location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Mamoudzou cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Mamoudzou, Grande-Terre, Mayotte. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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9 January, 2017