The 35th Lohana Sports and Cultural Festival Committee have organized dedicated transport, to and fro, all venues and hotels during the course of the entire event. Sufficient number of 15 to 25-seater vehicles will be available to meet the transport needs of all visitors.


    In order to make this service as efficient as possible, each venue and/or hotel will have pick-up and drop-off points with scheduled timetables posted. All participants and visitors will be asked to respect these times however in the need of an emergency a Transport Hotline number will be made available.


    Apart from getting Transport Information during individual registration, the Lohana Mahajan Hall will also have a dedicated Transport Desk. At all other venues, the respective Venue Conveners will also assist with your mobility requirements.


    TRANSPORT HOTLINE NUMBER: (TBA – this will be the mobile number given to Transport & Security Convener)


    The 35th Lohana Sports and Cultural Festival Committee have contracted out security services to a well renowned Security Company. For all of us to have an uneventful and comfortable Festival all venues and their car parks will be guarded at all times during functions and sports events.


    Nevertheless for your own safety we advise all visitors to take obvious precautions when walking or traveling around town. Avoid wearing too much jewelery or carrying large sums of money with you. It is advisable to generally walk in groups. During the night time, do not walk around town.


    For all your Security needs, a Security Hotline will also be available 24 hours a day.


    SECURITY HOTLINE NUMBER: (TBA – this will be the mobile number given to Transport & Security Convener and/or the number given by Security Company)


    For those wishing to rent their own vehicles, a rent-a-car company stall will also be available at the Lohana Mahajan Transport desk throughout the festival. We advise all those wishing to rent personal vehicles to do so from here as the rates of service will have been subsidized. If anybody wishes to do this before their arrival, then this option is also available from your registration forms. The terms and conditions for car rentals will solely be at the discretion of the renting company and the individual.


    Rental Rates

    Saloon     -  25$ per day

    Rav 4       -  30$ per day

    Mini Van  - 40$ per day

    4x4           - 50$ per day


    All above are self drive rates, should you you require a driver Additional  5$ per day will be charged for driver.

    Note * price quoted is for 100 km per day , Above 100 km you will be charged 0.4$ per km

    Vehicles will be booked on first come first serve basis.

Amal Somaiya

Transport & Security


+255 714 042 566

Anand Karia

Transport & Security


+255 784 222 325



Dar es salaam will host the 35th Lohana Sports & Cultural festival from 22nd December to 25th December 2018. This is the 6th Time Dar es Salaam will host a Festival after 1975, 1985, 1990, 1998 & 2012. Dar es Salaam is the largest city and economic capital of Tanzania. Located in a quiet bay off the Indian Ocean coast, the city has developed into an economic importance to become a prosperous center of the entire East African region.