Dar es Salaam – Heaven of Peace – is one of the most informal and relaxed cities in the world. Essentially African in character and an ideal centre for holiday in Tanzania.
Dar – es – Salaam is Tanzania’s largest city and its economic capital. Located in a quite bay off the Indian Ocean coast, the city has grown in economic importance to become a prosperous centre in East African Region. Government offices all have their main base in Dar – es – Salaam, and diplomatic missions and non-governmental organizations in the country all have a presence in this bustling urban city.
During German occupation in the early 20th century, Dar – es – Salaam was the centre of colonial administration and the main contact point between the agricultural mainland and the world of trade and commerce in the Indian Ocean and Swahili coast.
Dar-es-Salaam is the starting point for Tanzania’s Southern Circuit embracing wildlife viewing in the Selous, Ruaha, Mikumi, Udzungwa and Beach holiday relaxation to the Islands of Zanzibar, Pemba and Mafia Islands.