Ubungo is a district of Dar es Salaam, the largest city in Tanzania. This bustling corner of the most populous city in East Africa and serves as one of the most critical transport hubs of the region because of its massive local bus terminal which is located opposite the University of Dar es Salaam.
Ubungo was formerly a ward in the Kinondoni District of Dar es Salaam.
Ubungo is well connected to the rest of Dar es Salaam and Tanzania at large due to excellent road links, while the district also hosts its own bus and rail terminals, connecting Ubungo to destinations far and wide.
The Ubungo transport terminal serves as a transportation connection to most of Tanzanian urban regions, for example, Arusha, Moshi, Morogoro, Dodoma, Mbeya, Iringa, Mtwara, Lindi, Tabora, Singida, Tanga and Mwanza, and to Nairobi, Lilongwe, Lusaka and a few other East African countries
Julius Nyerere International Airport is the principal gateway for worldwide travel, connecting the city to departure points from all over the globe.
You'll find plenty of things to do in this corner of Dar es Salaam, with several cultural museums including two that form part of the National Museum of Tanzania.
There's also exhibitions celebrating archaeological finds, historic settlements and beautiful botanical gardens all within easy reach of the city.
This cosmopolitan city also offers plenty in the way of world-class cuisine, keeping visitors from all over happy.