Dar es Salaam

Housing 

Expat Neighborhoods

Common expat neighborhoods include Oyster Bay and Msasani Peninsula.

Rental Housing Cost

Rent depends on the type, size, and location of the property:

Apartment:
• 1 Bed: 1,000 – 3,000 USD
• 2 Bed: 1,200 – 3,100 USD
• 3 Bed: 1,500 – 3 350 USD

Houses:
• 3 Bed: 2,200 – 3,500 USD
• 4 Bed: 2,500 – 3,800 USD
• 4 Bed: 5,500 – 9,000 USD

 

Local Details

Transportation

Public transportation in Tanzania is limited. The easiest way to travel is by personal vehicle.

Fun Facts

Over 120 languages are spoken in Tanzania.

The country has the largest concentration of wildlife animals per square kilometer. Mount Kilimanjaro is Africa’s highest mountain and the highest freestanding mountain in the world. Other popular places are the Serengeti and Zanzibar.

Local Currency

TZS