Specialists in safaris around Africa
Be guided by us
Dugongo Viagens is a company dedicated to the accomplishment of safaris, tours and transfers in southern Africa. Its general director, Josep Signes of Spanish nationality, within the framework of his first trip to Africa on a humanitarian mission, accompanied by a group of doctors, was enchanted by this paradise, where he settled and lived for over 10 years. In Maputo-Mozambique.
The discovery of all the wonders of the area, its people, culture, customs, landscape, crafts, an incomparable beauty drove the decision to share their experience and offer its customers the ability to live unforgettable vacations, showing the most emblematic places of Mozambique, South Africa and Swaziland. His co-director and wife, Lydia Macaringue is a Mozambican authentic, with extensive experience in customs, traditions and bureaucracy of the country which ensures a quiet, convenient and enjoyable stay.
We offer services to clients from different parts of the world.
Dugongo Viagens designs their packages always thinking of safety, convenience, and economy of its customers. Customize travel to any assumption. The services are flexible regarding the dates, times, etc. for groups, individual, corporate or business, our ultimate goal is that the customer enjoys a journey that will lead you to the corners and, or more beautiful places of southern Africa wild.
Our guides / drivers and employees are the guarantee of the success of our services. Selected for their experience, enthusiasm and skills and for being natives. They take care of the details trying to solve any unforeseen at the time.
Our team is integrated by:
Lidia Macaringue ·
"Lidia Macaringue se licenció en 2006 por la Universidad Eduardo Mondlane - Facultad de Letras y Ciencias Sociales. Está especializada en Ciencias Sociales. Desempeña la función de relaciones públicas y actividades relacionadas con el área social. Posee una excelente capacidad de comunicación y gran trato personal. Le gusta la lectura, el cine, viajar y conocer otras culturas y pueblos. Habla perfectamente español, inglés, portugués, dialectos Shangana, Chope y Ronga."
Simao Langa ·
Simao Langa earned his licentiate’s degree in Tourism from Universidade Eduardo Mondlane - High School of Hospitality and Tourism of Inhambane. His tourism career includes working as Tourism Guide. Simao speaks Portuguese, English, Changane, and Swazi and has a good knowledge of French. He enjoys interacting to clients on the phone, email or in person. In his spare time he enjoys listening to music, watching action movies and reading.
Vasco Machava ·
DRIVER / PROFESSIONAL GUIDE
"Vasco Machava is a Driver and Professional Guide. He studies at the Eduardo Mondlane University, Translation Course Portuguese - French (3rd Year). He was born in Mozambique-Maputo. He is married and has two children. In his spare time likes to watch football, watch comedy films, documentaries and play with his children. He speaks English, Portuguese, French and Shangana & Ronga dialects."
Samsom Naftal Macaringue ·
Driver and guide
"He was born on 10/11/1981 in Swaziland - Manzine. He graduated from high school in 2002 in Swaziland - Manzine. He played in football team of Swaziland for over 7 years. He worked as a driver in the public semi-collective passenger transport for 4 years. Currently performs functions of driver and guide in Dugongo Viagens. He Likes spending his free time reading books, watching football and novels. Speaks English, Portuguese, Zulu, Swati and Shangana."
Bramugi Azi Nhalenguane ·
"He was born on 10/10/1962 in Mozambique - Maputo. Having finished primary school of old system in 1980. In 1980 began to sculpt and in 1991 he was hired to teach sculptures classes in Swaziland for 5 years. In 1996 he founded an association in Maputo designated ANARTE (National Association of Craftsman). He’s married and has seven children. Speaks Portuguese, English, Swazi, Ronga, Bitonga, Machope, Zulu, and Mandau. In his spare time likes chatting with friends, read books."
WARRANTY, SAFETY AND EXPERIENCE
We know that traveling to a new country is a big responsibility, so in DUGONGO VIAGENS we like to treat our customers as if they were "family". We care about you and yours always based on three very important points:
- EXPERIENCE AND COUNSELLING: we have great knowledge of the region as well as the customs and traditions of its people, crafts ... This allows us to advise the traveler in prices and quality, leisure areas to visit, etc. You can ask us about any topic you have, we will advise you about the best option.
- SERIOUSNESS AND RESPONSIBILITY: in all the services we provide. We want our customers speak well of us, so the responsibility and seriousness are associated with our brand.
- QUALITY AND SAFETY: in all services contracted (hotel, restaurants, etc.) as well as a personal service for the traveler to feel at home. You do not have anything to worry about.