Mutsamudu, the second city of the Comoros , was built in 1482 It has a population of 24,000.

It is the capital of Anjouan Island, the birthplace of the former president of the Union « Sambi ». It has an old castle and features old streets, small shops and handicraft shops.

It enjoys marine tropical weather, with temperatures ranging from 27 ° C to 32 ° C all year round.