Arriving in Tanzania and Accommodation

International participants will arrive at the Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA). The distance from JNIA to Seascape Hotel is 29.2km. The most convenient means of transport from JNIA to Seascape Hotel are taxis which are available at JNIA. Apart from Seascape hotel, there are other hotels around which have varied prices for accommodation. The hotels include White Sands Resort & Conference Centre, Sea Cliff Hotel, Ramada Hotel, Giraffe Hotel, and Landmark Hotel. Kindly note also, there are other cheap hotels and Lodges in the city that are at a relatively convenient distance from the conference venue. You may search in the internet to access other information about such hotels and Lodges. Alternatively, you are advised to use online booking services for accommodation that provide services, such as Airbnb for group accommodation, if you are interested. In case you need further assistance on accommodation, don’t hesitate to contact us for assistance.

Security in Dar es Salaam

Dar es salaam is a safe place but being careful by taking care of yourself and your belongings is advised. There are petty crimes during the night in some parts of the city. Snatching cellphones and handbags by motorbike riders. In case of any emergency, please call the police emergency number 911.


The national language in Tanzania is Kiswahili. When trying to communicate with local people you might face some difficulties if you don’t know the language. However, the majority of Tanzanians can communicate in English although not fluently.

Health-related issues

In case you have any recurring health problem that needs special attention please let the hotel receptionist or management know about it if you feel the need to do so. Health services in Dar es salaam can easily be accessed and there are numerous health facilities around residential areas. Moreover, if you are allergic to a certain type of food kindly notify the organizing committee earlier to allow us to make special arrangements.


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