Bagamoyo, a UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites is known for its rich cultural heritage along with its unspoilt, pristine beaches.

Bagamoyo was once a most important trading port along the East African Coast and a German East Africa Capital. Nowadays, Bagamoyo is a quiet village with a few German colonial buildings which depicts the history of the town. Presently, Bagamoyo is a centre of dhow sailboat building in the region and along the Tanzanian Coast.

Many ethnic groups such as the Wakwere, Wazaramo and Wazigua inhabit Bagamoyo. Even though the Swahili culture is widely followed in Bagamoyo still different cultures co-exist peacefully including people of Arab descents.

Tourist attractions include the Kaole ruins dates back to the 12th century. You can also witness the architecture of the town which displays the intricate craving with Arabic influence at houses entrances. You can also see the fading German buildings.

Fortress and Slave Prison, Slavery & Missionary museum are a few other places which you can visit.

The people of Bagamoyo are friendly and hospitable, which make it even more welcoming for the tourists.

How to get there?

What to see?

When to Go?

Activities

start creating

Tailormade trip

tell us what you want

Our thoughtful experts are ready with ideas, inspiration and advice for your next journey.

build a tailored itinerary

Working with you we'll craft an unforgettable trip and tailored itinerary.

we've got you covered

We're here to help with everything while you're away from the smallest to the biggest request.

Godfrey Willy is our Safari Expert and as a seasoned traveller has the inside track on the most memorable adventures.

Godfrey Willy
Call us on: +255 658 552 186
Or