Ferry in Mafia


A small ferry plies daily in each direction between Mafia island's Kilindoni port and Nyamisati village on the mainland, departing Kilindoni at 6am and Nyamisati at 4am (Tsh16,000, about four hours). In Mafia, buy t…
Ferry in Mtwara

Msangamkuu Ferry

A small ferry runs throughout the day from Mtwara's dhow port and fish market over to Msangamkuu Peninsula, taking about 15 minutes for the crossing (Tsh300).
Bus in Mtwara

Transport to Kilambo (for Mozambique)

Minivans for the border post of Kilambo depart Mtwara daily between 6am and 8am from in front of Chilindima Guesthouse, one block southwest of the bus stand.
Bus Station in Kilwa Masoko

Transport Stand

Kilwa's transport stand handles vehicles to Kilwa Kivinje plus local taxis and bajajis, as well as buses to Dar es Salaam and Lindi.
Airline in Mtwara

Air Tanzania

Air Tanzania flies three times weekly between Mtwara and Dar es Salaam. The office is around the corner of the Bodi ya Korosho building.
Airline in Mtwara

Precision Air

Five to six flights weekly connecting Mtwara and Dar es Salaam. It's located at the post office.
Ferry in Lindi

Boats to Kitunda

This is the spot to arrange local boats across the Lukeludi River to the Kitunda peninsula.
Airline in Mafia

Coastal Aviation

Has two flights daily between Dar es Salaam and Mafia.
Airport in Mtwara

Mtwara Airport

Mtwara Airport handles domestic and regional flights.
Ferry in Kilwa Masoko

Port for Boats to Kilwa Kisiwani & Songo Mnara

Port for boats to Kilwa Kisiwani and Songo Mnara.