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Dar es Salaam Half-Day City Tour

By Vintage Africa
Price was undefined, price is now £133


Free cancellation available
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Selective hotel pickup
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless tickets
Vehicles and venues disinfected


  • Highlights of Dar es Salaam, also called “Haven of Peace”

  • Tanzania's largest & richest city, a historic port town

  • Rich Swahili culture blending Arabic & Bantu influences

  • Lively & colourful markets of the city including Kariakoo

  • In-depth & comprehensive tour with an expert guide

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided tour of Dar es Salaam

  • What's included

    Admission fees

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transport to and from your central Dar es Salaam hotel

  • What's included

    Live commentary is provided in English

Know Before You Book

  • At least 2 people are required in each booking for this activity to take place.

  • Tips are not included and are left to individual discretion.

What you can expect

Discover Tanzania's largest and richest city on this in-depth half-day tour. Stroll through the bustling markets, see the city's major highlights and gain an appreciation for its rich cultural fusion, a lively blending of Arabic and Bantu influences.

Tour the economic and business heart of the city and see the cultural highlights of the region, including the Village Museum – part of the National Museum – and the harbour, as your guide explains the city's historical background and development. This coastal fishing village was once a major trading port along the Indian Ocean. You'll also learn why the city is called a “Haven of Peace”.

Continue to explore the lively and colourful markets of the city – including the Kariakoo fish market and a carving and handicrafts market – where you can haggle for local goods. In half a day you see many sides to this multifaceted city, glimpsing its unique blend of Arabic and Bantu influences.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Vehicles and venues kept vacant between travellers

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place
  • Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Temperature checks available
  • Masks required
  • Masks provided
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Individually wrapped food options available
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Activity Location

  • Dar es Salaam

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Dar es Salaam City Center (Hotel Pickup)
    • Dar es Salaam

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