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Dar es Salaam Travel Guide

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Where is Dar es Salaam?

Few things put you in the mood for adventure more than researching your next destination. So, are you ready to learn a bit more about Dar es Salaam? It's the national capital of Tanzania. It's also about 120 miles to the south of Tanga, a significant city. It's an area of Tanzania that some 2,700,000 people live in.

Places to Visit in Dar es Salaam

Go and see a stage production at Little Theatre and appreciate the highly talented actors. Seeking some more options? Get in touch with your spiritual side and join other worshipers at St Joseph's Cathedral. But there's more! There are many pivotal moments in time that helped shape this area into what it is today. Have a look at the intriguing collections at National Museum of Tanzania.

Car Rentals in Dar es Salaam

Adventure is just around the corner, and the best way to find it is with the freedom of your own ride. See and do more by checking out car rentals in Dar es Salaam via Orbitz. Unfortunately, there aren't any car rental firms in easy reach of Julius Nyerere International Airport. You'll need to hail a cab or investigate public transport if you want to venture the 6 miles into the city.

Where to stay in Dar es Salaam – Hotel Accommodation

It's a cinch to lock in a place to stay in Tanzania's capital city. Orbitz offers 56 hotels in Dar es Salaam. Book soon for the best amenities! On the hunt for a luxurious hotel? You'll feel like a movie star if you decide to crash at the Hyatt Regency Dar Es Salaam, The Kilimanjaro (Kivukoni Street) or the Sea Cliff Hotel (Toure Drive, Msasani Peninsula). That said, if you'd rather save your pennies for amazing Dar es Salaam memories, try out the Golden Park Hotel (Arusha - Kumekucha, Sinza Road) or the Stay Inn Hotel (Udowe/Swahili Street, Near Msimbazi Rd).

Nearest Airports to Dar es Salaam

If you plan to fly in to Dar es Salaam, you'll likely be heading to Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR). Grab a coffee and find your bearings after climbing out of the plane. This is the closest airport, sitting 6 miles away from the center of town.

Popular Places to Visit Near Dar es Salaam

If you've got a spare day and don't mind traveling 40 miles, head on over to Jambiani. This nearby area has a world of things to see and do. Start exploring the story of this destination at Paje Beach. If you'd like to learn more, make your way to Jambiani Beach and Airborne Kite Centre too. After more options? Zanzibar Town is 45 miles from Dar es Salaam. Make your way here for attractions including the Slave Market, Old Fort and Prison Island. You've got a world of choice!

No Cancellation Fees

Whether you've had a rethink or your plans have shifted for a different reason, we won't ask for a fee if you have to cancel your booking.^ As we can't say the same for your chosen hotel or airline, it might pay to ask them about their policies.

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