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Known for its Exotic Wildlife, Rich Culture and Ancient Cities

Tanzania is viewed as a magnificent safari destination, home to a large number of the greatest parks in Africa. The Serengeti National Park is one of the most famous and best-loved parks and is home to more than one million species of large mammal. It is also home to buffalo, elephant, giraffe, leopard, impala, and gazelle, as well as the endangered eastern black rhino.

Visit the snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, the tallest mountain in Africa. Journey to the Mahale Mountains or Rubondo Island for one of Tanzania’s most remarkable safari encounters and chimpanzee trekking.

Tanzania boasts three of Africa’s best-known lakes – Lake Victoria in the north; Lake Tanganyika in the west; and Lake Nyasa in the south. Not forgetting the beautiful island of Zanzibar which is regarded as having some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

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Facts About Tanzania

Mount Kilimanjaro Icon Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa at 5,895m (19,340 feet) above sea level.
Tanzania Map Icon Tanzania is the largest country in East Africa with an area of 945 087 km² (364 900 mi²).
Lake Tanganyika Icon Lake Tanganyika is the deepest lake in Africa with a depth of 1 470m (4 823 feet) and is the world's longest freshwater lake.
Flamingo Icon The Ngorongoro Crater is one of the largest intact calderas in the world and is an excellent habitat for wildlife.

Our Journeys Through Tanzania

There is nothing like the visual beauty of Tanzania. In addition to its breathtaking wildlife, scenic beaches, ancient towns and historic sites, Tanzania is home to many archaeological sites and geological wonders. Journeys through Tanzania are strategically created with Sense of Africa to ensure that you get the best value for your money.

  • Tanzania Migration

    8 days

    Arusha to Arusha

    Serengeti

  • Bush and Beach Safari

    10 days

    Nairobi to Zanzibar

    Dhow

  • Kenya and Tanzania Safari

    14 days

    Nairobi to Arusha

    Masai Mara

  • Mount Kilimanjaro Climb

    7 days

    Moshi to Moshi

    Climb Mount Kilimanjaro

Tanzania’s Bucket List Activities

Tanzania is the ultimate destination to tick off your bucket list. Whether it be witnessing the magnificent annual wildebeest migration, or see the horizon painted pink and gold over the Serengeti whilst on a balloon safari. Below are a few of our key bucket list attractions in Tanzania.

Witness the annual Wildebeest Migration

Approximately 2 million animals (wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle) migrate between Tanzania’s Serengeti and Kenya’s Masai Mara every year.

Climb Mount Kilimanjaro

Experience an adventure of a lifetime by climbing Africa’s tallest mountain.

See tree climbing lions in Lake Manyara

The lions at Lake Manyara National Park are very adept at climbing trees and are often seen relaxing in acacia trees.

Enjoy a Dhow Safari in Zanzibar

Enjoy a traditional Zanzibar dhow ride in Menai Bay while exploring the coast and islands.

Tanzania’s Highlights

Serengeti National Park

Serengeti National Park contains abundant wildlife: over two million ungulates, 4000 lion, 1000 leopard, 550 cheetah, and over 500 species of birds inhabit an area close to 15,000 square kilometers in size.

Ngorongoro Crater

The Ngorongoro Crater in Northern Tanzania, once a gigantic volcano, boasts the largest intact caldera in the world, with fertile ground and a wealth of wildlife (specifically the ‘Big 5’).

Lake Manyara

A wilderness experience awaits you at Lake Manyara National Park, from the Rift Valley soda lake to dense forest and steep mountainsides.

Zanzibar

Zanzibar is an island steeped in history and culture, a destination that draws adventurers, seafarers, and traders from all over the world.

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