Dar es Salaam, which is the national capital, is located 45 miles (72 kilometers) south of Dongwe.
It's recommended not to limit your tour to the points of interest in Dongwe because the whole region is dotted with a treasure-trove of interesting things to do and see. If you have some extra time, head 18 miles (29 kilometers) where you'll find Kiwengwa. Here you can spend an hour or two visiting the Kiwengwa Beach and Mapenzi Beach.
When you are ready to venture further afield visit the nearest center. Zanzibar Town lies 25 miles (40 kilometers) away and is home to attractions such as Prison Island, Chumbe Island and Chapwani Island. If you are after more entertainment visit Stonetown Beach, Old Fort and Anglican Cathedral before returning to Dongwe.
If you're in the hunt for activities that won't cost an arm and a leg, round up the family and head to Tanzania's popular open-air markets.
The area around Dongwe offer some fun outdoor options for travelers who love water. Snorkeling and scuba diving are both popular choices here. Relax the way the locals do in the Tanzania region. Go wildlife watching and bird watching.
There is no doubt that Dongwe is an amazingly beautiful destination that you will linger in your heart for many years.