Africa Safari and Cultural Tour Destinations in Tanzania

Our list of Destinations in Tanzania includes both popular safari destinations as well as less known but equally majestic cultural destinations. This list is ever expanding, compiled and maintained by our team of local travel experts. You will find a wealth of up to date information and travel tips from when to travel, where to visit, local customs and safety issues.

 

Serengeti

Serengeti

Tanzania

A vast expanse of endless plains located in northern Tanzania extending to south-western Kenya (known as the Maasai Mara on the Kenyan side of the border), the Serengeti hosts the largest terrestrial mammal migration in the world. The Serengeti is proudly home to a huge population of wildebeest and renowned for its large lion population. It is one of the best places to observe lion prides in their natural environment. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Ngorongoro

Ngorongoro

Tanzania

One of the world's largest inactive, intact and unfilled volcanic caldera, surrounded by the treasure-trove of historical sites like The Engare Sero Footprint Site and Olduvai Gorge. Take a walk through the history of mankind and ages of evolution. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Zanzibar

Zanzibar

Tanzania

Unguja Island, also referred to as Zanzibar, is the largest island in the Zanzibar archipelago. Stone Town is a historic centre of the island and a World Heritage site. Zanzibar is home to rare animal species like the Zanzibar red colobus, Zanzibar leopard and Zanzibar servaline genet. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Arusha

Arusha

Tanzania

An important location to the Tanzanian tourism industry, Arusha is the gateway to prime safari destinations such as the Serengeti National Park,Lake Manyara National Park and to Africa's highest peak, Mount Kilimanjaro. Located in the base of the volcanic Mount Meru, Arusha witnesses huge herds of Wildebeests crossing its plains during the annual migration. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Tarangire

Tarangire

Tanzania

The only place in Tanzania where you can spot the endangered fringe-eared oryx with its distinguished horns, the towering greater kudu, and the little Ashy Starling, Tarangire National Park is also famous for large herds of elephant, Baobab Trees, huge termite mounds that dot the park. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Lake Manyara

Lake Manyara

Tanzania

Though not as dramatic as the other Savanna dominated parks, Manyara has world's highest biomass densities of large mammals. Lake Manyara covers 1/3 of the Manyara National Park and hosts millions of flamingos and other winged species during the rainy season and shrinks considerably during the dry season. [...]

Type: Safari Destination