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Dar-Es-Salaam Overview


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When is the best time to book a flight to Dar-Es-Salaam?


Many curiously ask about the best time to visit Dar Es Salaam in Tanzania. It usually depends on many factors and mainly, your interests in the city. One's best time can be the other's worst. The African weather pattern is quite unpredictable. The rains last from March to May and the dry seasons last from June to October. The months of November and December face another slot of rains. Though these are the shortest rainy seasons, they leave the ground and the atmosphere quite exciting and pleasant. Several tourists travel towards this region to witness the massive wildebeest migration. Hence, the best time to visit Dar Es Salaam is during the main dry season, from May to October.

Where is best places to eat in Dar-Es-Salaam?


With cheap flights to Dar Es Salaam from the UK you begin to bring together a chock-full of memories as you land at the Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR) and proceed towards your desired hotel. Reaching this spectacular city is now possible with dynamic travel offers provided by Crystal Travel. We assure to save your money as you book your trip to Dar Es Salaam with us. 

Best to shopping around in Dar-Es-Salaam?


With cultural modification and innovation of the city of Dar Es Salaam, there are plush mall and upscale markets. But, if you want to explore the cultural part of the city, it is best to look beyond the regular shops and bargain amidst the local markets. For top class textiles and regional crafts, the cooperative Nyumba ya Sanaa on Ohio Streets sell branded products. You can watch the artisans displaying their skills too. The Mawazo Art Gallery and the Tingatinga Centre are famous for paintings and wooden carvings. The Kariakoo Market is the real key point of Dar Es Salaam. It is an amazing collection of stalls and shops selling everything from spices to electronic goods. The crowd here can be overwhelming! The smell in the Kivukoni fish market is intense, but several food lovers, visit this point to purchase their kind of seafood. For a more friendly environment, the Weekend Craft Market and the Mwenge Craft Market are true crowd pullers.

How much do things cost in Dar-Es-Salaam?

Restaurants
  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant, Restaurants £3.81
  • Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course, Restaurants £23.85
  • McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal), Restaurants £6.83
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught), Restaurants £0.94
  • Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle), Restaurants £1.35
  • Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle), Restaurants £0.70
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle) , Restaurants £0.49
  • Cappuccino (regular), Restaurants £1.46
Markets
  • Milk (regular), (1 liter), Markets £1.17
  • Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g), Markets £0.58
  • Eggs (12), Markets £2.78
  • Local Cheese (1kg), Markets £7.48
  • Water (1.5 liter bottle), Markets £0.68
  • Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range), Markets £5.75
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle), Markets £0.87
  • Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle), Markets £1.44
  • Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro), Markets £1.17
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg), Markets £3.42
  • Apples (1kg), Markets £2.95
  • Oranges (1kg), Markets £1.80
  • Potato (1kg), Markets £0.90
  • Lettuce (1 head), Markets £0.55
  • Rice (white), (1kg), Markets £0.90
  • Tomato (1kg), Markets £1.06
  • Banana (1kg), Markets £1.11
  • Onion (1kg), Markets £0.88
  • Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat), Markets £2.61
Transportation
  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport), Transportation £0.18
  • Monthly Pass (Regular Price), Transportation £32.37
  • Gasoline (1 liter), Transportation £0.76
  • Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car), Transportation £23397.35
  • Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car), Transportation £14481.86
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff), Transportation £2.88
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff), Transportation £1.08
  • Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff), Transportation £4.02
Utilities (Monthly)
  • Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment, Utilities (Monthly) £99.81
  • 1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans), Utilities (Monthly) £0.12
  • Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL), Utilities (Monthly) £127.97
Spots And Leisure
  • Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult, Sports And Leisure £58.76
  • Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend), Sports And Leisure £8.08
  • Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat, Sports And Leisure £4.32
Clothing And Shoes
  • 1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar), Clothing And Shoes £20.36
  • 1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...), Clothing And Shoes £59.34
  • 1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range), Clothing And Shoes £44.31
  • 1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes, Clothing And Shoes £65.54
Buy Apartment Price
  • Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre, Buy Apartment Price £965.46
  • Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre, Buy Apartment Price £465.20
Salaries And Financing
  • Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax), Salaries And Financing £353.66
  • Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Salaries And Financing £17.75

Travel Guide


Are you planning for a getaway in Dar Es Salaam? Once just give some time to this city and you will surely fall in for it. Dar Es Salaam lies beside the lively waterfront that merges with the three confluences of Africa, Indian as well as Arab. At first, the city might look a bit more urban and chaotic, but it has plenty of charm. With attractive colonial edifices, palm-fringed beaches and an impressive history, Dar Es Salaam is a happy-go-lucky city that has preserved the old charm and its ancient history. Search the best flight fare and holiday package through Crystal Travel, that suits you best in terms of budget and travel dates. 


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