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Kigoma Airport is a small airport in Tanzania, serving the region of Kigoma. The longest runway is 5.797 feet or 1.767 meters long.
Airport size: small airport Serving area: Kigoma Longest runway: 5797 (ft)
IATA: TKQ, ICAO: HTKA
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About the airport
Kigoma Airport (IATA: TKQ, ICAO: HTKA) is a small airport located in the western part of Tanzania. It serves as the main gateway to the town of Kigoma, which is situated on the eastern shore of Lake Tanganyika. The airport is well-connected to other major cities in Tanzania, making it an important transportation hub for both domestic and international travelers.
Despite its small size, Kigoma Airport offers a range of facilities and services to ensure a comfortable journey. Travelers can find a few shops and restaurants within the terminal building, where they can purchase snacks, drinks, and souvenirs. The airport also provides car rental services for those who wish to explore the region at their own pace.
Kigoma Airport serves as a convenient starting point for those planning to visit the nearby Gombe Stream National Park, famous for its chimpanzee population and stunning natural beauty. Additionally, the airport offers connections to other popular tourist destinations in Tanzania, such as Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar.
Travelers can expect a warm and friendly atmosphere at Kigoma Airport, with helpful staff ready to assist with any inquiries or concerns.
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