Dar es Salaam, TanzaniaDay 1-2
Long gone is the sleepy fishing village that Dar es Salaam once was, it's now a bustling port and transport hub for travelling onwards by air or road to Tanzania's safari areas. Get ready for tropical heat and hotels overlooking the Indian Ocean, with craft markets and restaurants close enough to walk to.
Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel1 Night
Arabic arches abound in every doorway and window of this Swahili-influenced five-star city hotel. Nowhere is far from the sea in Dar, so they serve delicious fresh seafood in restaurants overlooking tropical gardens, with swimming pool and spa.