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Kaole Ruins, Bagamoyo

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Walk around Kaole Ruins and imagine the ancient mosques that once stood here. The archeological site hosts the ruins of two stone mosques, dating from the 13th to 16th century. Around them lie numerous tombs of various sizes and shapes, as well as ruins from the Shirazi settlement that once occupied the area. Onsite museums house artifacts unearthed from the site. Take a guided tour to learn more about the history of this place. Take the guesswork out of planning a Bagamoyo vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
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  • A great part of Bagamoyos history , we did this on a walking tour from travellers Lodge. Then went onto the German Boma 
    A great part of Bagamoyos history , we did this on a walking tour from travellers Lodge. Then went onto the German Boma  more »
  • I really enjoyed touring the Kaole ruins. Such fascinating history into Kaole’s beginnings. Although, the remains are left, you have some idea of what things looked like in that time period. I... 
    I really enjoyed touring the Kaole ruins. Such fascinating history into Kaole’s beginnings. Although, the remains are left, you have some idea of what things looked like in that time period. I...  more »

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