Arusha, Tanzania Price Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

BACKPACKER INDEX: US$31.36
1 USD = 2,333.0000 TZS
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Arusha Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
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Arusha Hostels Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed11.98 - 18.30

Arusha Attractions Prices

Location Description Type Price(USD)
National History MuseumDisplays include information on the evolution of humans (with fossils found in Tanzania), insects and the history of the city
Adults
Student
4.50
2.70
Meserani Snake Park and Maasai Cultural MuseumA disturbing number of reptiles in one location. All proceeds go to a charity run by the center
Tourists
9.43

Arusha Food and drink prices

Food Type Description Price(USD)
Budget breakfastAlmost all hotels will include breakfast in the price of the room. If not, local stalls and small cafes have cheap and simple breakfast options1.63 - 2.57
Budget lunchSmall local restaurants dish up prepared lunch items for a reasonable price2.14 - 4.97
Budget dinnerPrices range greatly depending on the type of food you want and what sort of atmosphere4.29 - 9.86
Beer .5LMost East African beer is sold in .5L bottles1.63 - 2.57
Soda and waterTap water isn’t safe to drink, but you can easily buy water and sodas at any small shop0.21 - 0.86
Konyagi .5L bottleBy far the cheapest alcohol in town, this local spirit tastes most like cheap gin and can be purchased at every shop and restaurant that sells alcohol0.90 - 2.57

transportation prices

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to city center4.29 - 4.71
Shuttle service from airport to city center9.35
3-km taxi ride in Arusha1.93 - 2.14
Daladala (minibus) ride in Arusha0.17
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