Tanzania Guide

Tanzania offers visitors endless opportunities for cultural and heritage experiences, the opportunity to see Africa’s highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro and a great platform to view the famous and spectacular migration of over 1 million wildebeest every year.

Home to the ‘Big 5’, Tanzania is one of the best locations in Africa for those looking to combine a safari adventure with a tropical beach stay.

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Discover Tanzania

In Tanzania, you’ll find big cats and gentle giants roaming free across the Serengeti, Mount Kilimanjaro towering over the vast plains of Tanzania’s many game reserves and tranquil beach islands with centuries of Swahili culture to discover.

Things to do in Tanzania

  • Witness the awe-inspiring Wildebeest Migration in the Serengeti
  • Soar above the plains on a hot air balloon ride
  • Challenge yourself to climb the mighty Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Go on safari in the untouched Selous Game Reserve
  • Take a game drive in the enormous Ngorongoro Crater
  • Spot Flamingos in Lake Manyara
  • Learn about the famous spices of Zanzibar with a guided Spice Tour
  • Explore the narrow streets of historical Stone Town
  • Watch the sunset on white sand beaches of Zanzibar

Getting There

By Air – Flights to Tanzania will require a stopover, however, you can get to the hub Kilimanjaro in less than 14 hours, or to Zanzibar in under 15 hours.

Internal flights are also a great way to get around within the country, whether to Selous, the Serengeti or over to Zanzibar.

By Road – Driving distances in Tanzania can sometimes be quite long, however, the array of scenery is sure to keep you occupied.

A lot of the time you will be in transfer you will also be in National Parks, so keep your eyes peeled for animals.

Plan your holiday

Tanzania - More Holiday Options

Choose from our exciting safaris, exotic beach stays on the spice island of Zanzibar or a combination of both.


Coronavirus – Notice for Customers

We are currently contacting all customers whose holiday may be affected by the current travel restrictions in place due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.

For the latest Government advice regarding travel to any particular country please visit the Gov.uk website: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

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