The Best Tours & Excursions in Bagamoyo
Kaole ruins historical tour: From Bagamoyo town centre through various historical buildings, schools, traditional Swahili houses drive or ride to Kaole village Kaole ruins is located 5 km south part of Bagamoyo town centre it was among of the earliest coast Swahili town which existing before the 9th century.
Stone town historical tour: From Caravan Serai Museum walking to town historical centre you see various historical and tradition buildings and experience Swahili town life and Swahili Architecture houses. Get to know the history of Germans and Indian during 19th century. Caravan Serai is an old structure, built in the early 1870s by a prominent Arab businessperson. The building is believed to have been used as an entry and departure focus for slaves and ivory Caravan.
The Compound of Roman Catholic Church: From Livingstone memorial Anglican Church. Walking to the first church of the Roman Catholic in East Africa mainland Visiting the Former free slave village, Baobab tree, museum and second church if possible.
Fishing tour: You will participate on fishing with local fisherman using local available materials get your catch of the day that will be prepared as part of your meal and sell the rest of the catch at the fish market. Learn how to negotiate when selling fish after along hard work in the Indian Ocean.
Traditional dance: A group of women and men will give you and insight their traditional dunce and songs, you will participate in various Swahili dances elaborating different occasional and events such marriage Ceremony.
Snorkelling: Is the opportunity to observe the fascinating underwater world without complicated equipment and training. Especially the reef surrounding mwambakuni Attol features beautiful under water scenery with hard &soft coral and interesting marine life.
Biking: Through the tropical coastline away from busy roads and experience a different picture of bagamoyo its local village and breathtaking scenery. There are no official tracks any road or footpath is excellent for a ride, as is the low tide.
Ruvu river cruise: The ruvu river meanders the land scape fringe with mangroves and coconuts plantations. You might see mangroves and pied kingfisher hiding in the branches of trees, colobus monkey looking for shady area , with a bite of luck some crocodile might come up to the surface. Leave before sunset, when it is not anymore and most wild life became active again.
Safari to Saadani National Park: From Bagamoyo town driving to the North direction crossing Wami River about 5 km you get Saadani. Activities including game drive and Boat execution to Wami River.