Free tour

Kariakoo Market Tour & History

Duration: 2h
Languages: English
Guru: Kibe
Quality Verified Registered on June 10, 2020

Hi :) I’m Kibe born and raised in Dar es salaam. I’m easy going friendly. I love showing people the beauty of my city when i have free time.. I have been hosting on travelling platforms. I met a lot of interesting people around the world. Learning new languages and culture is my other hobby.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Hi :) Your Guru from Dar. I’m Kibe born and raised in Dar es salaam. I have been working in the Market for more than 8 years. I know a lot of interesting things about this Market which i would like to share with people coming to my City. Will have the chance to taste some of the food sold in the market which are fruits, Nuts etc. Are you interested to buy surveniors ? Here we go. Will take a few minutes walk to Fabric shops... We have a family workshop in the market since 1968. And it’s still running until now..

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  • Meeting point:
    53 Sikukuu St Dar es Salaam Tanzania
    53 Sikukuu St Dar es Salaam Tanzania
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    I front of Stanbic Bank.I’ll be waiting for you :) Last minute bookers please write me on Watsapp +255785022284

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Silke 25 Jun 2023

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Travelled in group - Jun 2023
Unfortunately the guide didn't show up. I waited longer and sent several messages but didn't get a reply.
Guillermo 24 Jan 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
He didnt show up. Dissapointing
Emma 01 Nov 2022

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
As we stayed close to his Hostel in Masaki Kibe kindly offered us a ride to the market and back. During the Tour he showed us various parts of the area and introduced us to different local foods and treats including Tanzanian coffee, boaboa seed candy and several fruits. We also went to several fabric shops where we had as much time as we wanted to look around. I would highly recommend Kibe as a guide to anyone who wants to get a glimpse at kariakoo market without getting lost in the crowds.
Valentina 26 Sep 2022

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022
Kibe is a very reliable person. He was kind enough to drive us himself to the market and explain a bit about it. Later on he helped us find a reliable taxi to take us to the airport. More than a guide, you will find in him a helpful friend in Dar es Salaam. He also runs a beautiful hostel in Misaki Peninsula - if you need something in the city, he’s your man!
Katharina 13 Mar 2021

Totally recommend this tour. He accommodated the tour to a time that fit me. I got to try lots and lots of nice things in the market and really enjoyed it - definitely wouldn’t have had the same experience on my own. We also went to some other places and it was a lot of fun!
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Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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