Dar es Salaam History and Architectural Tours

Dar es Salaam History and Architectural Tours

This tour delve into the distinctive architectural styles, designs, and structures of a city. It offer a glimpse into the city's past, tracing its evolution from ancient times to the present. Such tour celebrate the cultural heritage of a city, including its traditions, customs, art, and cuisine.

My tour also celebrate the cultural heritage of a city, including its traditions, customs, art, and cuisine. I share fascinating anecdotes and stories about the city's past and its inhabitants, adding a personal touch that connects visitors to the lived experiences of the people who once called the city home.
These tours are not only entertaining but also highly educational.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: St. Joseph's Cathedral of Archdiocese of Dar es Salaam, 24 Sokoine Drive 24 Sokoine Road, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

St. Joseph catholic cathedral
Dar's Cathedral built in 1903 stands on the same spot as the
city's first mosque.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Azania Front Lutheran Chruch, Sokoine Drive, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

Azania front Lutheran church
A Bavarian style church surrounded by palm trees, inspired by churches in Latin America and India.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Village Museum, Along Bagamoyo Road in Kijitonyama, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

The Village Museum is a hands-on museum that showcases the traditional homes and living conditions of a number of tribes from Tanzania.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Mwenge Woodcarvers Market, Sam Nujoma Road, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

The Mwenge Woodcarvers Market, at the heart of the city of Dar es Salaam, is full of statues, masks and chests, all beautifully carved in the strong black wood that is ebony.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Kivukoni Fish Market, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

Kivukoni fish market in Dares Salaam, located in Tanzania, is known for its bustling fish market. It's a vibrant and lively place where you can find a wide variety of freshly caught seafood, and it's a significant part of the city's cultural and economic life. The market offers a unique experience for visitors to explore the local fishing industry and sample some of the region's delicious seafood dishes.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: National Museum of Tanzania, 5 Shaaban Robert St, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

The National Museum of Tanzania is a consortium of five Tanzanian museums whose purpose is to preserve and show exhibits about the history and natural environment of Tanzania.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Kariakoo Market, Swahili St, Dar es Salaam 11106 Tanzania

Kariakoo is best known today for its wide-ranging markets, which extends over many city blocks and contributes significantly to Dar es Salaam's.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Mlimani City Mall, Sam Nujoma Road, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

Mlimani City is a shopping mall on Sam Nujoma Road, Ubungo, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. It is one of the largest malls in the country, with an area of 30,000 m2 (320,000 sq ft).

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Tingatinga Arts Cooperative Society, Haile Selassie Road Morogoro Stores, Dar es Salaam 23122 Tanzania

Tinga Tinga paintings are a unique and visually stunning painting style that was developed in the second half of the 20th century in Tanzania, Africa.
The paintings tend to be striking in colour due to being made on masonite and are popular with tourists such as Europeans and Americans due to the ease of transportation.

Duration: 30 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: 09:00 AM
Duration: 7 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
Pickups in hotels I will be there in hotel lobby ten minutes before. Airport and port pickups I will stand with board with your name.


  • Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA), 46M5+82W, Julius K. Nyerere Rd, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania


  • Azam Marine Kilimanjaro Fast Ferries, Sokoine Dr, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Lunch - Local lunch
  • Private transportation
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Bottled water - Dar es Salaam is bit hot, I will provide bottled water during our tour to keep you cool.
  • Snacks - Before Lunch guests will be served with snacks in one of the stops during the tour.
  • Entry/Admission - Kivukoni Fish Market
  • Entry/Admission - Village Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Tingatinga Arts Cooperative Society
  • Entry/Admission - Mlimani City Mall
  • Entry/Admission - Azania Front Lutheran Chruch
  • Entry/Admission - Kariakoo Market
  • Entry/Admission - National Museum of Tanzania
  • Entry/Admission - St. Joseph's Cathedral of Archdiocese of Dar es Salaam
  • Entry/Admission - Mwenge Woodcarvers Market

Not Included

  • Alcoholic Beverages - I will be happy to take them to best bars and sport bars. They would require 30$ to 50$ per person. Age limit is 18 and above.
  • Dinner - Dinner is also excluded since the the tour will end in the evening, the guest will get a chance to choose place they would prefer. Most of the good restaurants dinner is from 30$ to 50$.


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