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Songea Destination Guide

Discover Songea in Tanzania

Songea in the region of Ruvuma with its 126,449 habitants is a town located in Tanzania - some 312 mi or ( 502 km ) South of Dodoma , the country's capital .

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Local time in Songea is now 01:24 PM (Monday) . 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: Morogoro, Mbeya, Iringa, Dar es Salaam, and Karonga. When in this area, you might want to check out Morogoro . 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 Songea ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


2012 Songea's Kids

5:50 min by michaeldvz
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Songea's Kids serves orphan and vulnerable children in Songea, TZ with our NGO partner, Jirani Mwema. The video shows how children's lives have been transformed with the support of our sponsors. Songe ..


1:07 min by PSYloscrable
Views: 55 Rating: 5.00

pinontas krhtiki tsikoudia o pakis ta exei pathei olla ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Songea is the capital of the Ruvuma Region in southeastern Tanzania. It is located along the A19 road. The city has a population of approximately 130,000, and is the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Songea. Between 1905 and 1907 the city was a centre of African resistance during the Maji Maji Rebellion in German East Africa. The city is poised to experience significant economic growth in the near future as the Mtwara Corridor opens up in a few years.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -10.68 35.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Populated places in the Ruvuma Region


Mshindo is an administrative ward in the Iringa Urban district of the Iringa Region of Tanzania. According to the 2002 census, the ward has a total population of 1,895.

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Located at -10.53 35.77 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Populated places in the Iringa Region, Wards of Tanzania

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