Musoma is situated on the eastern side of Lake Victoria and is the administrative center of the Mara district. This town also has its share of colonial architecture dating to the days of German rule. Very few tourists visit Musoma, most of them being over Landers just passing through.
Musoma is linked by a good surface road to Mwanza.
Places to Visit
Two of the few places to visit in Musoma are Lukuba island, known for plentiful birdlife and the crocodile infested Mara river. Another place which could draw your attention is the Nyerere museum in Butiama. The museum contains a variety of exhibits relating to Tanzania’s first president, who is also the father of the nation.
Tourists Destinations in close proximity
The western corridor of Serengeti is the closest national park to Musoma.
Lodges & Restaurants
Lodges in Musoma are only in the moderate category. Below we give options of few who we find would be most suitable as far as quality, service and security is concerned. Contact us for bookings and the best prices.
Our Recommendations on Musoma
If you are passing by then it would be worthwhile to visit the Lukuba island and the Mara river.
Please contact us for a reasonably organized and affordable tour of this town.