Tanzania Travel Tips — What You Need To Know Before You Go
Tanzania travel information. Practical tips for tourists who wish to travel to Tanzania. Tanzania travel information including Tanzanian visas, immunizations required and recommended when you travel to Tanzania, health tips, currency, weather, how to get to Tanzania and how to travel around Tanzania.
Tanzania: Map and Basic Facts
A basic map of Botswana and country facts including a brief history, economic overview, population statistics, languages spoken, ethnic groups and more.
Tanzania Safari Planner
Tanzania Safari. This Tanzania safari planner has information about Tanzania’s national parks and reserves in the South, West and North of Tanzania; the best time to go on safari in Tanzania; recommended safari tour operators in Tanzania; What to bring on safari in Tanzania; Where to stay on safari in Tanzania; Transport to Tanzania;
Getting around Tanzania and much more.
Tanzania Family Safaris and Vacations
Tanzania Family Safaris and Vacations. Tips about Family Safaris in Tanzania, how old the kids should be, what to avoid, recommended family-friendly safaris and Zanzibar add-ons.
How To Climb Mount Kilimanjaro
A practical guide to reach the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak. Tips on how to prepare for your trek, operators, what to bring, when to go and what route to choose.
Best treks in Africa
The best treks and hikes in Africa. Challenging peaks can be found from Morocco’s Atlas Mountains all the way down to South Africa’s Drakensberg. Africa’s most popular trekking destination is Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain on the continent. Lesser known ranges like Uganda’s Rwenzori Mountains offer an incredible array of snow-capped peaks right next to the equator.
Swahili (Kiswahili) For Travelers
Swahili (Kiswahili) for travelers to Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. Learn some basic Swahili (KiSwahili) phrases and traveling in East Africa will be even more rewarding. Greetings, numbers, animals, transport and other basic phrases are covered in this article about Swahili. Find out where Swahili is spoken, basic rules of pronounciation, Swahili online courses, language schools and more.
Photos of a Trek up Mount Kilimanjaro
Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro (Tanzania). Photos and information about hiking to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. See what the terrain looks like, the camps, the porters and routes you can take to ensure a successful ascent up the world’s tallest free-standing mountain.
The Maasai People of East Africa
An introduction to the Maasai tribe of East Africa. The Maasai are pastoralists and warriors. Self-sufficient and proud, the Maasai are now struggling to maintain their traditions. Their grazing lands are being parceled off and much of it is now protected National Park land. This article also lists some cultural tours for those interested in spending some time with the Maasai people.
Tanzanian Cultural Tours in Tribal Areas
Get off the beaten track and enjoy the best of Tanzania’s cultures by joining one of these 15 cultural tours. Prices vary between $10 and $20 a day and profits go directly to the communities involved.
When to go on Safari
When to go on Safari. Find out the best time to go on an African safari in Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Uganda, Zimbabwe and Zambia. There’s also a month by month guide to the best safari destinations in Africa as well as a guide for those interested in the best time to see gorillas, chimpanzees, birds and whales.
Most trips to Tanzania will include a safari or two. Use my Safari Planner to help you make sense of all the safari options out there.
Accommodation in Tanzania
The most comprehensive list of hotels in Tanzania I could find. All the major tourist destinations are covered as are Zanzibar and Pemba if you scroll down to the bottom of the page and click the link.
Basic health information with regards to immunizations, malaria, bilharzia and other pesky diseases you may encounter while in Tanzania.