Bongoyo Island Dar Es Salaam

Tour Package: 80

Discount Price: More than 1 person

Duration: Day Trip

Main Attraction: Island

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Unplug and Unwind at Bongoyo Island

Located just four miles north of Dar es Salaam, Bongoyo Island is a popular getaway destination near the Msasani Peninsula. Enjoy relaxation at its best as you lounge on one of the pristine beaches under a thatched umbrella. Explore the beautiful hiking trails lined by baobab trees. Head out for a refreshing swim or grab your snorkeling gear and dive beneath the waves to explore a vibrant aquatic world teeming with exotic marine life. Take a break from your adventure to savor fresh barbecued seafood and sip on a cold beverage at the open-air snack bar.

How do I get to Bongoyo Island from Dar es Salaam?

The easiest way to get to Bongoyo Island from Dar es Salaam is to hop aboard a ferry at the Slipway. The first ferry leaves the Slipway at 9:30 am, and the last boat returns at 5 pm. The crossing usually takes around 30 minutes.

Take a ferry ride to paradise on the Indian Ocean and discover the scenic Bongoyo Island just off the coast of the Msasani Peninsula in Dar es Salaam. This relaxing playground is an ideal day trip , offering a fun-filled day on the white sands or cooling off in the crystal blue waters. Hop aboard the daily ferry boat for a short trip across the bay where you will be greeted by friendly caretakers ready to show you the island.

Explore underwater worlds on a snorkeling trip. Take along a picnic or dine on freshly caught seafood and local favorites like Changu and calamari at the beachfront restaurant. Bongoyo Island is the perfect place to rest, relax and rejuvenate in Tanzania.

Ordinary boat $80

Yachts/ Luxury Boat $120


  • Boat
  • Snorkeling
  • Beaches/ swimming

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