“Habari” everyone? How are you? Fine!!!
Do you have any plans for this vacation?
No, then how will be the idea of going for a Safari this summer? Fantastic, but now the question is, where to go?
Probably the maximum numbers of people choose between the Asian or South American continent as their holiday destination.
But here we will discuss one of the best preferred east African countries-Tanzania.
According to the latest news, Tanzania is ranked among the top 10 African Safari Destination. Tanzania is having the most awe-inspiring wonders of the world. It is also home to 450 species of wildlife and 1000 bird species.
Destinations like Serengeti, Ngorongoro, and Mount Kilimanjaro make this country popular all around the world. It seems to be interesting. But there are several things that you should know before stepping out for Tanzania Safari.
So, here we will discuss about the best 15 things to know before you go to Tanzania Safari:
Exploring wildlife is the key factor in Safari.
So, Tanzania is having a pocket full of collection waiting for you to reveal. There are 16 wildlife conservation areas in Tanzania, with numerous wildlife and bird species.
These national parks of Tanzania are scattered into 3 vast circuits namely northern, western, & southern circuits. Among these, the northern circuit is the favorite place of travelers.
Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Lake Manyara and Tarangire national parks are at northern Tanzania.
Whereas the southern circuit is having the Mikumi, Udzungwa, Selous and Ruaha National Park.
Let’s discuss the highlights of these 16 national conservation areas. So that you can have a better choice for Safari in Tanzania:
It’s not a matter of question, because you can encounter showers of landscape and waterfalls during Tanzania Safari.
If you are seeking for waterfalls in Tanzania, then the best options are:
Also, there are lots of options to encounter awe-inspiring landscapes. Some of them are mentioned below:
Generally, there are two official languages of Tanzania, English as a global language and Swahili as their local language.
As 120 diverse and ethnic tribes exist in Tanzania, so 100 more languages are used by the locals to communicate within them. Some of the common languages among them are Datooga, Ngasa, Ogiek, Pare, Arabic, Digo, Hadza and Hehe.
We have mentioned below some of the Swahili words, using which you will look humble during your Tanzania Safari Tours:
USD (US Dollars) and TZS (Tanzania Shilling) are two popularly used currencies of Tanzania Destinations. So, it will be better to carry sufficient USD in your bags, to have tax free transactions.
Some other currencies used at Tanzania are:
Wherever you go around the world, visa and passports are the two essential documents that need to be carried.
Similar is Tanzania, but here you get an option to apply for the visa online (E-Visa Tanzania). Moreover, you can take your visa after reaching the destination, whereas the passport to be carried with you, with other necessary documents.
Tanzania is a year-round destination, which means you can visit this place throughout the year.
Mostly it experiences Dry-season, short rainy-season and wet season. Different seasons bring a diverse scenario of flora and fauna. So you have to decide what you want to see.
A bucket-full of options available for Mountain Trekking or Hiking during Safari in Tanzania.
It is a land of mountains and river so you can view 5 mountains over here, named as:
If you want to explore these mountains, in a more adventurous way then plan your trip with Tanganyika Safaris.
Beaches and Islands are the prime sources of attraction in Tanzania.
Travelers around the globe come for Tanzania Safari to enjoy the fun of the beach. It is also having several islands over the great Indian Ocean. The set of islands is called the Zanzibar Archipelago.
Some of the popular beaches of Tanzania are, Nungwi Beach, Kendwa, Mnemba, and Saadani National Park.
Here Nungwi is the cheapest beach whereas Saadani will give you an exclusive view of shores and forest.
Tanzania is one of the most developing countries. Moreover, it has shown a huge improvement over the past few years both politically & economically.
So, the mode of transportation in this area is too good. You can travel through air, water, and land to different Tanzania Destinations.
Public transports like buses, cars, railways, and boats are the major transportation modes used by travelers. The best thing is that public car transport is a bit cheaper and comfortable than others.
Out of the total population of Tanzania, nearly one-third of the people are following Christianity.
Whereas the other half f0llow Islamic and the rest of the people follow various other religions like Hinduism and Jainism.
Massai is one of the most popular tribes of Tanzania, lives at the Ngorongoro Serengeti & various national park region. They even adopt modern culture with old traditions, to communicate with outsiders.
During Tanzania Safari Tours you can go for a cultural visit to the Massai Village.
Let’s discuss some of the things that are included and excluded in your Tanzania Safari.
Things that will be included in your package are:
Stuff that we are not providing are:
World’s best spice market is located at Tanzania, which you can visit during the spice tour.
Coming to the topic of cuisines, Tanzania is having a large menu ready to be served on your plate.
Tanzanian cuisines are a mixture of Indian and Arabian food, with a touch of local spices. Indian cuisines are having rich spices and are the best combination of different ingredients together.
Some of the popular cuisines available at this place are pilau, ugali, biriyani, and chipsi mayai. Pilau is veg and biryani is the non-veg version of rice.
Trying the freshly prepared seafood from the local market during Tanzania Safari will bring water in your mouth.
You have to strictly follow the rules and things that are prohibited during Tanzania Safari. So that you will have an unworried safari experience.
Mentioned below is the instruction of prohibition:
You can see festivals and fairs in Tanzania throughout the year. So whenever you go, its guarantee to encounter some occasion.
Some of the popular festivals that are celebrated at Tanzania are Sauti Za Busara, Serengeti Cultural Festival, Zanzibar International Film Festival, and Nyam Choma festival.
Safari in Tanzania will offer you many unforgettable memories. But we have to follow some of the important safety and precaution to enjoy the trip comfortably.
Here are some important safety measures to be followed during Tanzania Safari:
The things we have mentioned above are gathered from the best research done by our team.
We hope that this information will help you in every field of Tanzania Safari so that you can enjoy a hassle-free trip.
If you are eager to plan and book your Safari in Tanzania now, then visit the site of Tanganyika Safari. As 1000’s of customers spend happy safari with us. We offer things beyond your expectations. Contact us so that we can arrange an appropriate trip for you.
In Swahili a safari is a journey. This is not just a journey to see wildlife, but a journey into the rich culture and traditions alive in Tanzania.