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Bagamoyo’s unhurried pace and fascinating history make it an agreeable day or weekend excursion from Dar es Salaam.

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$600 Cultural & Theme Tours

Dar es Salaam, Bagamoyo & Zanzibar tour

DAY 1 of tour: In Dar es Salaam City visitors will visit and see: the National Museum and House of Culture , The fish Market, the village museum, curio shops at Mwenge, the African Missionary house, the Uhuru torch (1961), Kariakoo Market. This will be conducted both within a Car as well as key stops and getting out of the Car between 5 to 15 minutes short walks within the places of interest. (In this particular place of visit we will spend 2 hours) In Bagamoyo' visitors will visit and see: the Kaole ruins of 13th century, the 13th and 15th Century mosques, the ancient cold water well, the first Shirazi port, the site Museum, the Old Fort (1860s), the former hanging place (1888 – 1889), the German BOMA (1895), the Arab tea house, the Block house (1888 - 1889), the Slave port/ German port (1895), the Caravan Serai Museum (1865), the Multiracial School of Mwambao (1896) Short walks around the historic sites between 20 minutes to 30 minutes within a 1 kilometer radius is also conducted. In this particular area of visit we will spend 3 hours.In the main Catholic church of Bagamoyo' visitors will visit and see: the Cross at the beach (1868), the Mango tree drive (1876), the late Dr. David Neil Livingstone (19th March 1813 - 1873),t he tower of the Old Church (1868 – 1872), the new church (1909 – 1914), the church museum of different collections, (1876), the historic Baobab tree (1868), the Holy Ghost Fathers House (1873), the Grotto/ the former slaves village. Short walks between 30 minutes to 1 hour within 0.5 kilometers radius is conducted within the historical sites. In this particular area of visit we will spend 2 hours. Lunch will be taken in Bagamoyo historic town.DAY 2 of tour:In Zanzibar Island, visitors will visit and see: the Palace Museum, the House of Wonders, the old fort of the Portuguese, the Anglican church/ a former slaves market, the Shangani settlements, the Darajani swahili Market, the Marhubi ruis, the spice farms, the prison island. A short walks between 1 to 2 hours within 2 kilometers radius to explore the historical buildings and sites is conducted. Lunch will be taken to a local restaurant to enjoy the local foods of the people of Zanzibar. In this particular area of visit we will spend 8 hours.Best time to visit: January to DecemberTotal tour duration of this itinerary: 2 days

$145 Cultural & Theme Tours

Bagamoyo Historical Town Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Bagamoyo Museum, Bagamoyo, Pwani RegionA Place to learn about the town history. In addition we will visit other landmarks such as the German Colonial HQ, the Kaole Ruins and more.