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    MALANGE

This is the second province in Angola whose capital city has the same name as the province. Malange has a great number of tourist attractions, like the Pedras Negras of Pungo - Andongo, Mesa da Rainha Ginga (Queen Ginga's table), among others. Agriculture is the main economic activity. The climate is mainly humid, with averages temperatures between 20 and  24ºC.

 

HOW TO GET THERE

 By air

TAAG, Sal, Air Gemini fly to Malange.

By road

The distance between Luanda and Malange, is 450km. On the way is Dalatando, passing the Lucala river, Quanza's river affluent. To the Calandula waterfall follow the road to Malange and turn left. During sometime, Calandulas' waterfall was known as waterfall of the "Duque de Bragança". Back to the main road follow to Malange City.

NATURE

 

Pungo Andongo, Foto de Fernando Chavez   http://www.ebonet.net/webs/galerias/gal_angola.cfmThere is a vast range of tame and wild animals: cattle, sheep and goats, rabbits and felines, Among the wild animals, there are the giant black palanca, wild dogs (mabeques), the spotted hyena, the cheetah, gunga, kissoma, puku, songue, common bambi, paca;a, monkey, elephant, hare, red palanca, golungo, nunce, buffalo, wild boar, hippopotamus, crocodile, lion, leopard and pangolin. There are also many birds, of different species.

 

 

 

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