Dar Es Salaam HolidaysTanzania
Dar es Salaam is a hustling, bustling seaport on the coast of Tanzania accessing one of the most important sea routes on earth. To most travellers though, the city is just a convenient port of call on the way to the more exotic Zanzibar, Pemba or Mafia islands, Tanzania's national …

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How to get to Dar Es Salaam

Here's what you need to know about getting to Dar Es Salaam. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Dar Es Salaam takes 11 hours, 25 minutes.

When to go to Dar Es Salaam

Typical Holiday Price

£738 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Dar Es Salaam varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

October

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - October is the cheapest month to go to Dar Es Salaam.

Where to stay in Dar Es Salaam

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Dar Es Salaam, according to other travellers.

Reviews of Dar Es Salaam

Mohammed Abdessalem Boubekri
Mohammed Abdessalem BoubekriOran
19/05/2017

Dar es Salam is super cheap and the people are so nice. I strongly recommend you to hike through Kilimanjaro; the highest peak in Africa and check out the downtown.

Matthias Hagemann
Matthias HagemannStuttgart
31/10/2012

not the capital but the buissiness center of Zanzania, so it is busy, loud, but intresting colorful you can send easy some days

Siam Maksud
Siam Maksud
15/07/2014

The city has many things to offer. But most charming fact is its people. Really they are very good

Chicken Hut
Chicken HutDar es Salaam
28/11/2013

Warm people, Culture,Clean Beaches , party all night, Good security,peaceful land. The education level really need to be worked to ease Communication

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Zanzibar

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