Dar Es Salaam

Overview

Dar Es Salaam is the largest city in Tanzania with a population of roughly three million occupants. As this number continues to increase, it is also considered one of the fastest growing cities in the world. Dar es Salaam is a unique and vibrant city, as it is comprised of a variety of Indian, African and kian cultures and influences. It is the cultural hub of Tanzania and the center for all things fashion, media, television, and art related. Swahili is spoken throughout Dar es Salaam, making it the largest Swahili speaking city in the world. The city displays beautiful architecture as it has many colonial era buildings and 20th century art deco structures. From nightlife and cuisine, Dar es Salaam boasts some of the most diverse entertainment in East Africa.

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Dar es Salaam is the largest city in Tanzania and home to a wide range of people and cultures.

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Bounty Beaches Around The Corner

Besides the history of the city, Dar es Salaam also has tropical beaches where you can dig your toes into the warm sand! You could visit South Beach, just outside the city center, or take the boat about two hours north of the city to paradise: Bongoyo Island!
Dar es Salaam is easy to combine with the other historic coastal towns of Bagamoyo, Pangani, or Tanga. Of course you can also take a boat to the famous Zanzibar Island or fly to Pemba or Mafia Island within an hour. The beautiful and less touristy safari parks Ruaha, Mikumi, and Selous are also accessible from here.

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