Dar es Salaam City Tour - Visit all attractive places

Dar es Salaam (meaning 'place of peace') is the largest city and former capital city of Tanzania. On the Swahili coast, Dar es-Salaam is an important economic Centre and one of the fastest growing cities in the world.

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6 to 7 hours


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  • What's included :
    • Lunch
    • Bottled drinking water
    • Public and private transport
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Activities as indicated in itinerary.
    • Entry/Admission - Kariakoo Market
    • Entry/Admission - St. Joseph's Cathedral of Archdiocese of Dar es Salaam
    • Entry/Admission - National Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Kivukoni Fish Market
    • Entry/Admission - Village Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Mwenge Woodcarvers Market
    What's excluded :
    • Tip for driver/guide
    • Anything not mentioned on inclusive
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Kariakoo Market, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

    Our tour will start at Kariakoo market. The history of this market goes back to 1916. After british captured Dar es Salaam from the Germans during World War -1, they built a depot for their carrier corps no longer needed, the Governor allowed the building to be used as a market, hence the name "Carrier Corps Market" and Swahili speaker pronounce the name as "Kariakoo". And that is how it is known until today.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: St. Joseph's Cathedral of Archdiocese of Dar es Salaam, 24 Sokoine Drive 24 Sokoine Road, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

    After Kariakoo Market you will pass through Uhuru torch monument at Mnazi Mmoja area, Dar es Salaam old Boma then you will reach to Roman Catholic Cathedral overlooking the harbour.
    St. Joseph is the first Roman Catholic Cathedral in Mainland Tanzania. The main building took five years to complete, 1897-1902, and was consecrated on October 15,1908. It is artistically constructed in Gothic style with shingled spire, a vaulted interior and carved relief above the main altar. The interior still retains the original German inscriptions.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Askari Monument, Samora Avenue and Maktaba Street, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

    After Catholic Cathedral you will pass to Lutheran Cathedral then to Askari Monument.
    Askari Monument was built by the British colonial government replacing another statue mounted by the German colonial government in 1911 in commemoration of Major Herman Von Wissmann, the first Governor of German East Africa, appointed in 1895.The British demolished it in 1916 following Germany's defeat and retreat during the First World War.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: National Museum, Shaaban Robert Street, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

    Museum and House of Culture (MHC) is the first National Museum to be established in Tanzania, in 1937 and opened to the public on 7th December, 1940. Initially it was known as King George V Memorial Museum, after King George V of Great Britain who died in 1936. In 1962the name was changed to the National Museum.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Kivukoni Fish Market, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

    On the way to fish market you will pass along the Tanzania State House (taking picture is not allowed). Head down to Kivukoni fish market, here you will see fishers sell their catch to restauranteurs and homemakers who came to buy. The market is divided into two main sections, comprising eight zones, one of which is the auction. In other sections fish are cleaned, cooked and resold at marked-up prices.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Village Museum, Along Bagamoyo Road in Kijitonyama, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

    After fish market you will have lunch then you will take public transport from kivukoni to Morocco road, from there you will take tuk tuk (Rick Shaw) to Village Museum.
    The Village Museum, or popularly "Kijiji cha Makumbusho" (Swahili for "Village Museum") is loacated along Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road in Kijitonyama. The Museum features around twenty traditional houses representing the over 120 ethnic groups found in Tanzania. The houses includes furnished huts, cattle pens and meeting places. Visitors are allowed to get into the houses. After tour within the museum you will get chance to watch traditional ngoma(dance) sessions that we arranged for you.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Mwenge Woodcarvers Market, Sam Nujoma Road, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

    After village museum we will complete our tour by visiting Mwenge woodcarvers market. Her you will see different wood carvers products made from famous African black tree (Ebony Tree).

    Later your driver will drop you off at your hotel.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam, Dar Es Salaam Region

    After this tour your driver will drop you off at your hotel.

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick all our tourists from their hotel around the city or ferry from Zanzibar.Ports
    • Ferry Ticket Office, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by African Pangolin Safaris

Activity ID: V-106897P24

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