Dar es Salaam

Dar is a thriving metropolis of over four million people. Noisy and unsettling, but extremely decorative, with Arabic, African and European architecture lining its streets, visitors lose themselves in abundant craft markets and then enjoy sundowners from gracious dhows.

Prepare for Dar es Salaam

Be well prepared for your trip. Access information on safety and health, current affairs, what to read and, if you have time, some local language.

Tips for Dar es Salaam

Our tips to get more from your visit.