Tanzania Travel Guide: African nations are generally known for their wealth of jungles and wildlife. Tanzania, the East African nation settled along the coasts of Indian Ocean, is one of the best that Africa has to offer. Incredibly beautiful beaches, amazing wildlife, pristine jungles, Tanzania has everything needed to make your holiday a memorable one.
Mount Kilimanjaro is the top attraction in Tanzania. It tops not only the tourist chart, but the entire Africa. Scaling the highest peak in Africa is a dream-come-true for enthusiastic mountaineers. Though a trek to the top is not an easy job, imagine the joy of having world’s tallest free-standing mountain at your feet! Even if you are not into trekking, pay a visit to this place. The majestic views of snow peaks is truly captivating.
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Basics: Tanzania Travel Guide
Capital of Tanzania: Dodoma
Currency: Tanzanian shilling
Largest city: Dar es Salaam
National language(s): Swahili, English
Major destinations of Tanzania: Mount Kilimanjaro, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro National Park, Tarangire National Park, Zanzibar, Lake Victoria, Hamamni Persian Baths, and more.
Best time to visit Tanzania: Tanzania is popular as one of the best African wildlife destinations. If your objective is to watch wildlife, the best time to visit Tanzania is during the dry season (between June and October).
Another major attraction of Tanzania is the sight of annual migration of wildebeest and zebras. Serengeti National Park is the place where you get to witness this phenomenal show arranged by nature. There is nothing new about animals moving across the grasslands in search of water. But when thousands of them move in an orderly manner, without anyone’s instruction, it becomes a real spectacle!
Beaches of Zanzibar with clear blue waters and soft sands are too tempting to be avoided. Snorkeling, deep sea diving, fishing, Tanzania is a paradise for water lovers as well. So, when are you planning a holiday to this delight of Africa?
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