History & Architecture
With a few German colonial buildings still standing, Bagamoyo is home to historical sites with a rich cultural heritage you would want to explore. Tour the town enclosed by old buildings of the previous generation, beautiful Arab architecture with thick walls of earth filled with well-carved thick African hardwood door. Wander around Old German Boma, a very impressive building and landmark in Bagamoyo.
Markets & Culture
Take a walk through the narrow streets between Old buildings of Bagamoyo Stone town and explore a wide range of attractions such as the German Colonial Administration, Art market, and Old post office, Old Mosques, Hanging tower, Caravan Serai Museum and fish market.
Discover the scenery of the Indian Ocean and the dhow harbour nearby. If you’re lucky, you’ll see the fishermen working on their boats when the tide is high. Take a stroll along the beach to see how the locals build boats at the Dhow sailboat building centre