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Coral Lane, Masaki, Msasani Peninsula,
Dar es Salaam 2585, Tanzania M: +255-744-287-554
M: +255 742 795 880
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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.


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Ferry rides are 35,000 TZS (about $15 USD) per person

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  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sailing
  • Hiking
  • Dining


  • 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.

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