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Mbeya Destination Guide

Discover Mbeya in Tanzania

Mbeya in the region of Mbeya with its 291,649 habitants is a town located in Tanzania - some 245 mi or ( 395 km ) South-West of Dodoma , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Mbeya

Local time in Mbeya is now 07:41 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Dar es Salaam " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Uyole, Utengule, Tabora, Sumbawanga, and Songwe. When in this area, you might want to check out Uyole . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Mbeya ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Mbeya to Dar es Salaam

3:47 min by Hans Bergström
Views: 5038 Rating: 5.00

A train trip in Tanzania ..


2:00 min by redmangofilms
Views: 441 Rating: 5.00

A short video highlighting some of my experiences visiting Tanzania in May. Footage was shot in Dar es Salaam, Mbeya, and Mwanza. Some interesting locations in the video include Coco Beach and a fish ..

Mission Africa #8: IRINGA - MBEYA

3:03 min by Venturiautomobiles
Views: 394 Rating: 5.00

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7:07 min by Krzysztof Kwiatkowski
Views: 144 Rating: 5.00

April 2011 ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Mbeya is a city located in southwest Tanzania, Africa. Mbeya's urban population was 280,000 in 2005. Mbeya is the capital of the surrounding rural Mbeya region (population, with Mbeya, totals approx. 2 million). Mbeya is the first large urban settlement encountered when travelling overland from the neighbouring nation of Zambia. Mbeya is situated at an altitude of 1,700 meters (5,500 ft), and sprawls through a narrow highland valley surrounded by a bowl of high mountains.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -8.90 33.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Cities in Tanzania, Mbeya, Mbeya Region, Regional capitals in Tanzania

Loleza Mountain

Loleza Peak is a mountain in Mbeya Region, Tanzania, East Africa. It is located in the Mbeya Range, just north of the city of Mbeya. It is 2,656 metres high. It is the type locale for the moth Zamarada loleza.

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Located at -8.85 33.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Mbeya Region, Mountains of Tanzania

Mbeya Range

Mbeya Range is a volcanic mountain range in Mbeya Region, in southwestern Tanzania, East Africa. It forms an arc just north of the town of Mbeya and includes Loleza Peak (2656 m. ), Mbeya Peak (2565 m. ), Nyanuwa Peak (2332 m. ), and Pungulumo (1909 m.). The range is at the junction of the eastern Gregory Rift and western Albertine Rift valleys. and is in Rungwe volcanic province.

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Located at -8.83 33.37 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Mbeya Region, Mountain ranges of Tanzania


Uyole is an administrative ward in the Mbeya Urban district of the Mbeya Region of Tanzania. According to the 2002 census, the ward has a total population of 6,229.

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Located at -8.92 33.57 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Populated places in the Mbeya Region, Wards of Tanzania

Lake Ngozi

Lake Ngozi is the second largest Crater Lake in Africa. It can be found near Tukuyu, a small town in the highland Rungwe District, Mbeya Region, of southern Tanzania in East Africa.

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Located at -9.01 33.55 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Crater lakes, Lakes of Tanzania, Mbeya Region

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Mbeya