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Arusha Destination Guide

Explore Arusha in Tanzania

Arusha in the region of Arusha with its 341,136 inhabitants is a town in Tanzania - some 204 mi or ( 329 km ) North of Dodoma , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Arusha

Current time in Arusha is now 02:11 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Dar es Salaam " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Themi, Singida, Poli, Nkoaranga, and Nkoanrua. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Themi . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Arusha ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Parque Nacional Serengeti

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Arusha - Tanzania

10:34 min by rndomn8
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Driving around the city of Arusha in northern Tanzania, Africa. We enter from the west along the A104 Sokoine Road before turning left and heading north along Nairobi Rd. Then we turn left onto the A1 ..

tanzania in motion

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tanzanian hip hop to the streets of tanzania ..

Tanzania - Arusha

1:47 min by jvigano
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Slideshow of Arusha, Tanzania This is a sample from a full high resolution slideshow available at (from the home page click on trips/Tanzania; the link is in the upper left corner) ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Sheikh Amri Abeid Memorial Stadium

Sheikh Amri Abeid Memorial Stadium also known as Amri der zigger sko fra Stadium is a multi–use stadium in Arusha, Tanzania. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home venue for Arusha FC. The stadium was the host of the 2011 Kilimanjaro Bowl, the first American football game played on the continent of Africa. It holds 20,000 people. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:3|22|8|S|36|41|9|E|type:landmark |primary |name= }}

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Located at -3.37 36.69 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
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This article refers to the City of Arusha. For other uses, see Arusha (disambiguation). Arusha is a city in northern Tanzania, the capital of the Arusha Region, with a projected population of 1,288,088, including 516,000 for the Arusha District (2007 census). The city of Arusha is surrounded by some of Africa's most famous landscapes and national parks. Situated below Mount Meru on the eastern edge of the eastern branch of the Great Rift Valley, Arusha has a temperate climate.

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Located at -3.37 36.69 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
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Arusha International Conference Centre

The Arusha International Conference Centre (AICC) located in Arusha, is the leading conference venue in Tanzania. It is 100% owned by the Government of Tanzania; however, operating without receiving any subsidies. It has a total of 10 meeting rooms which cater for conferences, workshops, seminars, and committee meetings, with a seating capacity of 10 to 1000 delegates. Most of these rooms are equipped with Simultaneous Interpretation Systems (SIS) which can handle up to 12 languages.

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Located at -3.37 36.70 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
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International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda

The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) (French: Tribunal pénal international pour le Rwanda, TPIR) is an international court established in November 1994 by the United Nations Security Council in Resolution 955 in order to judge people responsible for the Rwandan Genocide and other serious violations of international law in Rwanda, or by Rwandan citizens in nearby states, between 1 January and 31 December 1994. In 1995 it became located in Arusha, Tanzania, under Resolution 977.

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Located at -3.37 36.70 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
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Arusha District

Arusha is one of the five districts of the Arusha Region of Tanzania, and it contains the regional and economic capital; the city of Arusha. It is bordered on the south by the Monduli District and to the north, east, and west by the Arumeru District. As of 1994, Arusha District was the wealthiest district in Tanzania with 91,024 Tanzanian shillings. As of 2002, the population of the Arusha District was 282,712.

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Located at -3.33 36.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
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Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Arusha

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