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What to do in Tanzania: 21 Best Things to do When Visiting  Tanzania

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21 Best Things to do in Tanzania

Tanzania is a popular and iconic destination in the world for travellers. This is because of its exotic nature as well as its immense wildlife and rich African culture. It is home to some of Africa’s most famous national parks, reserves like the Ngorongoro, Serengeti, and other natural attractions, including majestic Mount Kilimanjaro – Africa’s highest point. Witness the amazing animal kingdom including the great wildebeest migration and other wildlife-related activities.

Spend some time soaking up the warm beaches of Zanzibar, Pemba, and Mafia Islands as scuba divers and snorkelers’ paradise experiencing the coral gardens, colorful fish, and crystal-clear waters. Our page will guide you to consider Tanzania as your next choice of holiday vacation. If you are curious to find out what is about the hidden gem of Africa, please read on some things that will convince you to choose Tanzania your next African Safari Holiday.

21 Things to do that will inspire you to travel for a dream Safari Holiday in Tanzania

1. Game Viewing at the majestic Serengeti National Park
2. Climb and Conquer Mount Kilimanjaro
3. Explore the Ngorongoro Crater – world’s densest population of wildlife
4. Get amazed by the greatest show on earth – The wildebeest migration
5. Encounter the herds of Elephants at Tarangire National Park
6. Visit the Zanzibar Island Tropical Beaches
7. Encounter the famous for its tree-climbing lions and Baboon at Lake Manyara National Park
8. Cultural Tours to the Maasai Tribe villages
9. Chimpanzee Walking tours at Gombe Streams National Park
10. Visit Olduvai Gorge – Cradle of Mankind
11. Get amazed by nature at Nyerere National Park (formally Selous Game Reserve)
12. Scuba dive and snorkel at Pemba and Mafia Islands
13. View wildlife at the Arusha National Park
14. Explore Ruaha National Park – Tanzania hidden gem.
15. Discover Katavi – the Garden of Aden”
16. Visit fascinating Zanzibar Stone Town
17. Lake Victoria and Tanganyika
18: Come and Learn Kiswahili – Worlds 7th spoken language.
19. Witness the interesting African and Swahili culture an cuisine
20. Get to buy the Souvenirs and the rare blue Tanzanite gemstone; only in Tanzania
21. Find the Hadzabe tribe – Hunters and gatherers

What to do in Tanzania: Frequently Asked Questions

When Is the Best time to go for a Safari in Tanzania?
Be best months is from July through October which has a long dry season and its ideal time to visit Tanzania. The Great wildebeest migration 2 million strong are moving north. 4×4 safari, walking safari tours, Kilimanjaro climbing and Zanzibar beach relaxation as the temperature is hot and humid. The pick season in July is the busiest and Elephant in Tarangire are congregating in the Tarangire riverine forest in search for water and pasture. Also, the Wildebeest migration is animal migration reaches the Kenyan border ready to cross the Mara River.

The celebrated big 5 (Lion, Leopard, Rhino, buffalo and Elephants) are roaming looking for water and food which is very predictable to the safari guides and escorts and an easy opportunity to spot them all! 
At the salty rift valley lake – the Natron, flamingoes flock to find refuge and food there in plenty.

In September, towards the end of the peak safari season the wildebeest and zebra and herds are scattered in groups in the Serengeti while Mara River in Kenya manifest the thrills of wildebeest crossing desperately through crocodile-infested waters. By the end of January, the migration arrives at the Ngorongoro/ Serengeti – Ndutu area to give birth to their young – The calving season across the plain.  

Which are the Best Towns for Tourism activities in Tanzania?

One of the top tourist towns in Tanzania are Stone Town in Zanzibar for culture, beach holiday and tours. welcoming residents interact with visitors as they wonder along the narrow alleyway through the old fort and other old historical buildings made by Omani Arab sultans in defense from invading Portuguese.  A visit to the stone towns picturesque Forodhani Night Food Market offers mouthwatering street food for visitors.  Stone town is spectacular and unique because of the elegant Swahili architecture, the vibrant and busy marketplaces, and the breathtaking ocean panorama.

Arusha Town – Where almost all safaris begin and other cultural heritage tours with shopping opportunities. Moshi town is good for preparing to conquer Mount Kilimanjaro. Mto wa Mbu and Karatu towns for excursions and as a gateway to the Tanzanias northern safari circuit.

Where Are the Best Beaches in Tanzania coast?
Zanzibar Island has an unbelievably white sands are lapped by turquoise waters, you’ll find Tanzania’s coast greatest beaches at Nungwi Beach, Kendwa Beach, and Paje Beach, one of the best kiteboarding beaches on the island.

At Mafia Island and Pemba Island, you will find Misali Island Beach and Utende Beach fantastic.

Is it worth Visiting Tanzania?
Tanzania is genuinely the finest African destination with that any traveler appreciate and get amazed…its unforgettable! Tanzania offers incredible game reserves full of African wildlife, beautiful beaches, lavish lodging, and amazing culture and cuisine

Do I need a visa to visit Tanzania?
Yes, you will have to apply for a visa online or at any Tanzania embassy or consulate if you are going to travel to Tanzania on holiday or for business purposes. The Tanzania is a single-entry visa which will be valid for maximum 90 days after the first entry.

Which countries are eligible for a visa for entry to Tanzania?

Please follow the link to the
Tanzania immigration website for full information.

What are the best things to do in Tanzania? Our final advice

When planning to visiting Tanzania, it’s vital to plan out everything you want to do to make the most out of your African holiday. African Legends Tanzania will arrange your holiday vacation considering all our list of 21 best things to do when visiting Tanzania and we are sure to make you safari incredibly memorable.

We are dedicated to plan your perfect personal Tanzania Safari

We are a Tanzania based tour operator and have been in the travel business for over 20 years specializing in Tanzania travel. Our staff originates from the region, with perfect knowledge about African wildlife and the different cultures. We are dedicated to helping you plan your perfect private Safari, with expert, informed advice whether you are a first time or experienced traveler. At African Legends, we do not have regular departures like most tour operators in Tanzania, instead we customise each itinerary to suit the individual’s or group’s wishes. Your timings are only limited by flight schedules – and your imagination!

We are specialised in honeymoon travel, Safari in an exclusive African style and Zanzibar holidays in romantic hotels on Zanzibar, furthermore in group travel, family Safaris and budget camping Safaris. Click here for our Safaris in Tanzania.

Zanzibar-mystical Island in the Indian Ocean

Although your Tanzania safari is sure to be one of the most memorable and satisfying travel experiences you’ll ever enjoy, there are more wonders to behold. A different kind of adventure awaits those of you who decide to extend their travel to East Africa and visit the mystical, beautiful island of Zanzibar (see Zanzibar map). We offer different packages on Zanzibar, in luxury hotels Zanzibar, beautiful bungalows hotels and beach resorts. This part of the journey is a retreat, a chance to find an earthly paradise in an unexpected mystical place. Click here for our Special Offer, 14 days Safari and Zanzibar!

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