Tanzania Travel Guide

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Introducing Tanzania

Tanzania is where the giants roam and an aesthetic combination of wildlife beeches, friendly people and fascinating cultures. More than some other destination Tanzania is the place where there is "safari". Its Indian coastline is magical and more than anything else Tanzanian people are polite and have dignity and beauty of their culture. To be very frank, it is totally a welcoming package with its adventures and exciting safari tours. And there are chances you will want to come back for more, to which most Tanzanian’s will say “Welcome again”.  Explore it with our Tanzania holiday packages.

 

Must Know Facts

Best Time to Visit

Tanzania is the best safari destinations in the world, there is a chance of the rain, the temperature is getting higher and humidity builds its space. It’s still a good time to go as rates are lower and safari is excellent and at this time of the year the migration herds are in the southeast of Serengeti for calving season but it is amazing to see so many animals simultaneously at one place with our International tour packages. 

From November to March Tanzania’s green season offers superb bird watching opportunities with migratory birds arriving there in thousands.  And peak season is July to October; during these months enjoy the thrilling safari experience.
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History & Culture

The Portuguese, under Vasco da Gama, entered the scene in the late 1500's and took control of the Tanzania drift, with Zanzibar turning into a slave exchanging center in the 1600's and 1700's. The Old Fort in Stone Town hails from this period and is the most established working in the locale. 

German East Africa was set up in 1891 and in the wake of controlling a few local nations was ordered to Britain after WWI. They named it Tanganyika and finished the slave exchange Zanzibar. Their administration was restricted by TANU (Tanganyika African National Union), which accomplished autonomy in 1961. Zanzibar additionally won its own freedom in 1963 and converged with Tanganyika, making the United Republic of Tanzania. 

Different changes were presented under the one-party constitution, for example, ujamma communism, while Tanzania turned into a multi-party popular government in the 1990's. A large number of celebrations go on during the time in Tanzania including customary dress and dance, for example, the Wanyambo Festival in Dar e Salaam and the Mwaka Kogwa Festival in Zanzibar. Be a part of all the celebrations with our Tanzania tour packages. There are additionally occasional expressions and film occasions, while objects of interest can be gotten at business sectors across the nation. The Tanzania culture is Swahili, an Arab/African blend, yet there are likewise huge Asian people group, especially Indian, in towns and urban areas. Family occupies rustic zones, including the Maasai of the Great Rift Valley of the north. It is alright to photo local people, however dependably ask first. Some Maasai will charge you for this.
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Geography

Tanzania has varied geography, including deep and large freshwater and salt lakes, many national parks and Africa’s highest point Mount Kilimanjaro (5,895 m or 19,341 ft). Northeast of Tanzania is all about mountains and includes a dominant volcano and pare mountain ranges. Kilimanjaro attracts thousands of tourists each year. 

Toward the north are Uganda and Kenya; toward the west, Burundi, Rwanda, and Congo; and toward the south, Mozambique, Zambia, and Malawi. Its region is multiple times that of New Mexico. Tanzania contains three of Africa's best-known lakes—Victoria in the north, Tanganyika in the west, and Nyasa in the south. Mount Kilimanjaro in the north, 19,340 ft (5,895 m), is the most elevated point on the landmass. The island of Zanzibar is isolated from the terrain by a 22-mile channel.

Further northwest is Lake Victoria on the Kenya– Uganda– Tanzania fringe. This is the biggest lake in Africa by surface territory and is customarily named as the wellspring of the Nile River. Lake Victoria covers 69,490 sq km (26,832 sq miles), which is Africa's biggest lake and 49% of it lies in Tanzania.
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Places to visit in Tanzania

Lake Manyara National Safari From Arusha

Lake Manyara National Park

Serengeti National Park

Serengeti National Park

 

Things to Do in Tanzania

The Serengeti National Park is Africa’s most prominent and renowned for its unbelievable concentrations of predators and the Great Serengeti Migration of two million wildebeest. The Serengeti is one of those rare places that has a huge reputation, yet still somehow manages to surpass expectations and take your breath away. You will find variety of species on Serengeti Safari and definitely too great number as an integral part of a Tanzania Safari. Extending over 14,763km sq of undulating plains and rocky hills, Serengeti is the oldest, finest Africa’s Safari destination. 
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Apart from the beautiful coastline and sandy beaches, there is more than half a million square kilometers of absolute marvel waiting for you to get deeper into the country. It’s difficult to believe that the geological force that almost broke Africa created such serene landscape. But this Africa’s Great Rift Valley is for most part, cool, calm, watered by moody mineral lakes and also packed with the dozens of flamingos. It gives amazing views and shows ensure the pleasant weather almost year around. 
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Tarangire National Park is located between the meadows of Masai Steppe to the south east and the lakes of the Great Rift Valley to the north and west. Among the rolling area where the park lies, it occupies an area of 2600 square kilometers. It is majorly known for its vast herds of elephants and forest of enigmatic giant baobab trees, the rugged landscape is incredibly diverse and stands out from any other on traditional northern Safari circuit. 
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Gombe Stream National Park is located in the western Kigoma Region, Tanzania. It is the best place to visit in Tanzania for Safari holiday. This forest basically studies the behavior of endangered chimpanzees. Gombe Stream is an natural place of lush forests and clear lake views. The landscape of the park is made up to steep valleys, streams and rivers. The flora changes from tropical rain forests, alpine bamboo to grasslands. 
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Stone town isn’t just any town; it is a sensory experience not to be found elsewhere in the world. It goes without saying that beaches in Zanzibar are ravishing, but whether it’s your 1st visit or the 50th Zanzibar’s Stone Town never loses its touch of the exotic. First you will see the skyline with the spires of St. Joseph’s Cathedral and the Old Fort. Linger at dusty shops scented with cloves and also admire the henna designs on the hands of women. 
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Mount Kilimanjaro is the most astounding mountain in Africa and the tallest freestanding mountain on earth. Delegated with an everlasting snow-top, this grand mountain can be found inside the Kilimanjaro National Park of Tanzania, at 005.00 degrees south, 036 degrees east. To climb Mount Kilimanjaro is a once in a lifetime opportunity, people travel from across the world to stand on the top of Africa. 
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The main aspect of this Lake Manyara National Park such as Tanzania’s free treetop walkway is starting with a short board walk that normally rises from the ground level up to the canopy of the forest. While walking over the series of delay bridges with thick netting on the sides, you can experience the safe and sound nature and wildlife from exceptional viewpoint while on your trip. This park is also world famous for its inhabitants such as the tree rock climbing lions. Yes, people who are enjoying a game drive inside this park will be able to view a pride relaxing in an acacia tree and is an incredible sight. One third part of this park also hosts millions of pink flamingos coming to the park during the rainy season. 
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Mafia Island Is the quintessential scuba divers retreat. It is an ideal place for those wishing for perfect tranquility added to the big game fishing, deep sea diving and snorkeling. With only minimal number of tourist’s lodges on the island, you can rest assured that you will not be confronted with an influx of tourists fighting for space in the beach. Mafia shows itself in all its charm of island still unexplored. The island is perfectly quiet and serene; here you can spend some quality time with your loved ones. 
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Packages & Recommendations

Tour Name
Trip Type
Month/Validity
Included Cities
Price Per Adult

Highlights Of Tanzania

6 Nights / 7 Days
Trip Type
Private Van Tour
Flight Not Included
Month/Validity
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
Included Cities
Arusha (1N), Ngorongoro (2N), Serengeti National Park (2N), Lake Manyara National Park (1
... Arusha (1N), Ngorongoro (2N), Serengeti National Park (2N), Lake Manyara National Park (1N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 1,84,790
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Highlights Of Kenya & Tanzania

10 Nights / 11 Days
Trip Type
Private Van Tour
Flight Not Included
Month/Validity
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
Included Cities
Nairobi (1N), Nakuru (1N), Masai Mara (2N), Serengeti National Park (2N), Ngorongoro (2N)
... Nairobi (1N), Nakuru (1N), Masai Mara (2N), Serengeti National Park (2N), Ngorongoro (2N), Lake Manyara National Park (1N), Arusha (1N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 2,80,440
Onwards
Trip Type
Private Van Tour
Flight Not Included
Month/Validity
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
Included Cities
Arusha (1N), Ngorongoro (2N), Serengeti National Park (2N), Lake Manyara National Park (1
... Arusha (1N), Ngorongoro (2N), Serengeti National Park (2N), Lake Manyara National Park (1N), Zanzibar (2N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 2,34,060
Onwards
Trip Type
Private Van Tour
Flight Not Included
Month/Validity
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
Included Cities
Nairobi (1N), Nakuru (1N), Masai Mara (2N), Serengeti National Park (2N), Ngorongoro (2N)
... Nairobi (1N), Nakuru (1N), Masai Mara (2N), Serengeti National Park (2N), Ngorongoro (2N), Lake Manyara National Park (1N), Arusha (1N), Zanzibar (2N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 3,23,920
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