in Bagamoyo of Coast Region, Tanzania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-6.442 and 38.904 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -6° 26' 31" and E 38° 54' 15"
Currency and Currency Code:
Shilling - TZS
Spoken languages:
Swahili, English, Arabic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:34 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 6:15 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Tanzania in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Tanzania.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Tanzania. Last Update: 2024-05-22 08:01:51

Explore Bagamoyo

Bagamoyo in Bagamoyo (Coast Region) with it's 82,426 inhabitants is located in Tanzania about 218 mi (or 351 km) east of Dodoma, the country's capital.

Local time in Bagamoyo is now 08:34 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Bagamoyo, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Tanzania is Zanzibar Airport in a distance of 27 mi (or 43 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Tanzania is Stone Town of Zanzibar in a distance of 46 mi (or 74 km), North-East. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kibaha, Zanzibar, Koani, Dar es Salaam and Mkokotoni. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 11%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 93% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 24th of May 2024

27°C (81 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 25th of May 2024

28°C (83 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Sunday, 26th of May 2024

28°C (82 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay


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Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Diving in Bagamoyo

Published: April 16, 2013
Length: 47:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jukka Siltanen

Christian Fauchet, a PADI and SDI diving instructor, is setting up Bagamoyo's first ever dive center at the New Bagamoyo Resort. Cedric and I went to explore the dive sites he has found so...

Climate Change Adaptation for Tanzania's Coastal Villages

Published: November 10, 2011
Length: 55:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: URICRC

The Coastal Resources Center collaborates with USAID and other partners to carry out natural hazard and climate change vulnerability assessments, put adaptation measures into place and share...


Published: July 23, 2012
Length: 07:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Neil Kenyon

An orphanage north of Bagamoyo in Tanzania, run by Robert and his wife kidzcare is a community helping children. Child by child, we build a nation. Please visit them at

TV51 | Sanaa Na Utamaduni - Ngoma

Published: April 09, 2015
Length: 52:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tv51

Защита от змей в Восточной Африке

Published: November 02, 2014
Length: 49:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Berlioker Stone

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2008 國立清華大學坦尚尼亞教育志工團 (NTHU Tanzania Educational Service Group 2008)

Published: October 08, 2008
Length: 35:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Natalie Chiu

Aug.02-Aug.30 ,2008 A group from Taiwan to Tanzania, to teach students in Epiphany Primary School and Marian Girl's high School. We taught some subjects in these two school. Furthermore,...

Ngalawa Sailing at Bomani Beach, Tanzania

Published: September 05, 2012
Length: 42:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: claus dettelbacher

Ngalawas are traditional African canoes. They are equipped with outriggers and sails. Small trimarans, they can go reasonably fast and are excellent fishing platforms.

Trip media

Published: March 23, 2019
Length: 10:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Hamza Abdallah

Welcome Bagamoyo for Christmas holiday

Published: December 13, 2018
Length: 21:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Miss Ivan

Bwagamoyo makes your life historical.

Once apon a time from Msata to Bagamoyo

Published: August 27, 2017
Length: 15:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sajid Mohamed

Trip from Msata To Bagamoyo. 2016.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


The town of Bagamoyo, Tanzania, was founded at the end of the 18th century. It was (also spelled Bagamojo) the original capital of German East Africa and was one of the most important trading ports along the East African coast. Today the town has about 30,000 inhabitants and is the capital of the District of Bagamoyo, recently being considered as a world heritage site.

Located at -6.43333, 38.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Pwani Region, German East Africa

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Bagamoyo.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bagamojo, Bagamoyo, باجامويو, Багамойо, バガモヨ, 바가모요, 巴加莫約