Dar es Salaam, which is the national capital, is located 40 miles (64 kilometers) southwest of Jambiani.
See for yourself why Tanzania is so beloved by travelers from all over the world, by getting out and touring the treasure-trove of natural and man-made attractions in the vicinity of Jambiani. Kiwengwa and Zanzibar Town are just two of the many other places worth checking out while you're in Tanzania.
When vacationing in Jambiani, don't forget to enjoy Zanzibar Town. Approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you'll find Jozani Forest Reserve, Livingstone's House and Chumbe Island. If you have enough time, be sure to visit House of Wonders, Forodhani Gardens and Old Fort before returning to Jambiani.
Drop into Tanzania's historic archeological sites, it's a great way to gain an understanding of the region's fascinating history.
The wider region offers plenty of activities for those with a love of water. Swimming and scuba diving are both ways to have fun upon the water here. Tanzania is a great place to take part in one of the wildlife safaris, guided nature walks and wildlife spotting tours that are available.
A wise person once said: it's better to see a thing once than to hear about it many times over. With its stunning beauty Jambiani will not disappoint you.