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Masai warrior on the Serengeti, Dar es Salaam
 

Experience the vibrant atmosphere of Dar es Salaam

Curious to explore Tanzania? Book flights to Dar es Salaam and experience this bustling port city in East Africa. Be mesmerized by the hustle and bustle of the picturesque harbour. Or hop on a boat to Bongoyo Island and snorkel among exotic fish. Dar es Salaam is a real trading centre. Visit the Fish Market for the catch of the day or peruse the wares at the vibrant Kariakoo Market. You will be guaranteed to find some great souvenirs!

The beginning of an adventurous trip

Dive into the history of archaeological finds at the National Museum or visit a traditional settlement in the Village Museum. Once a quiet fishing village, Dar es Salaam has grown into the vibrant cultural heart of Tanzania. Stroll through the town to admire its unique mix of Swahili, German, Indian and British architectural styles. Take a boat from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar or book a jeep safari to Mikumi National Park. This lively port city is the ideal destination for a city trip and the perfect starting point for an adventurous holiday through East Africa. Expect to be surprised: book a flight to Dar es Salaam now!

The paradise beaches of Dar es Salaam

Who can resist sunbathing on a white sandy beach, bathed by the clear blue Indian Ocean? Oyster Bay, northeast of Dar es Salaam, offers plenty of beautiful beaches. Visit lively Coco Beach with palm trees in all shapes and sizes. Worked up an appetite? The thatched roof beach huts sell local delicacies such as coconut milk, fresh fruit and grilled prawns. Don’t miss the opportunity to take a trip to the desert islands off the coast of Dar es Salaam. Board a water taxi to Mbudya Island and enjoy its unspoiled nature - both above and below water.

Flights to Dar es Salaam for a unique city trip in Tanzania

Looking for a cheap flight to Dar es Salaam? With KLM, your holiday begins the moment you step onboard. Your journey will fly by with your own entertainment set on intercontinental flights: free films, games and music. Enjoy our selection of snacks or a tasty dinner and drinks. Add in our many handy extra services (some available for a supplement) and you'll be in Tanzania before you know it.

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The highlights of Dar es Salaam

 

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Airport: Julius Nyerere International Airport DAR
Currency: Tanzanian Shilling (TZS)

Time: GMT +3
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Electricity: 230 volts, 50Hz
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