Tanzania a nature blessed country, ranked among the best tourist destinations that every traveler should never miss. The National parks and game reserves are one of the revenue generators of Tanzania. Tanzania is packed with attractions; natural treasures such as Zanzibar Islands, sites of the famous Mount Kilimanjaro and Lake Tanganyika makes Tanzania popular among tourists from all over the world. Doing a Tanzania safari tours is a must if you want to explore this beautiful and rich wildlife country.
Mt.Kilimanjaro National park.
Mt.Kilimanjaro National Park is on the best tourist places in Tanzania, it is simply impossible to fail to visit Kilimanjaro National Park during your tour in Tanzania. Located not far away from Moshi, the park covers Mount Kilimanjaro and the mountain forests harbor very many wild animals such as the lions, zebras, giraffes, baboons, and antelopes. The snow that covers Mt.Kilimanjaro shines in the hot sun making the view so spectacular.
Lake Manyara National Park.
Lake Manyara National park has breathtaking scenery and is so famous for its acacia forests, giant figs, and mahogany trees, as well as to a growing population of baboons and blue monkeys, giraffes, elephants, impalas and a huge amount of buffaloes and a large number of hippos.
Some of the uniqueness about Lake Manyara National Park is the tree climbing lions, flamingos in the lakeshore, and the Ground Hornbill and the Crested Eagle. The game drives along the lake provide stunning scenery great for photo opportunities of the giraffes and buffaloes.
The park has amazing camping sites such as Manyara Ranch Conservancy, or rent a tent, Isoitok Camp Manyara and Lodges such as; Lake Manyara Plantation Lodge, Lake Manyara Tree Lodge, Lake Manyara park Serena Hotel.
Located in the crater of an extinct volcano, Ngorongoro Crater’s safari gives you a fantastic opportunity to see wildlife, in this marvelous place, with the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, it’s possible to see nearly all animals such as the Lions, elephants, leopards, rhinoceros, gazelles, wildebeests, buffalos and zebras. The flora of the park is represented by the bush vegetation with beautiful acacia forests. Ngorongoro Crater is also blessed with very many bird species such as the pink flamingos.
Serengeti National Park.
This park is known primarily for its amazingly rich flora and fauna; it is the home of the Great Migration and to 2 million wildebeests, hundreds of thousands of zebras the abundant impalas and Thomson’s gazelle, and all types of antelopes move north from their breeding grounds in the grassy southern plains. Serengeti National Park is the place of choice to look out for the big cats and large predators such as the lions, cheetahs, leopards, hyenas, and smaller animals such as the foxes, mongoose, honey badgers, jackals, monkeys, baboons, rock hyrax, and African hares.
To enjoy the best tour, the early morning game drive, a ride along the African plains on a jeep or bus or fly over the reserve in a hot air balloon to the park is the best experience when the animals are more active and you can enjoy the best sunrises you’ll ever witness, definitely one of the most beautiful experiences to have.
Some relaxation camps include the Angata Tented Camp, Chaka Camps, Sopa Lodge, Ndutu Lodge, and Four Seasons Lodge among others.
Selous Game Reserve & Ruaha National Park.
Selous Game Reserve & Ruaha National Park named after the river Ruaha is certainly amongst the best tourist sites in Tanzania, it is the second largest park in Tanzania. River Ruaha harbors lots of crocodiles and hippos and is surrounded a variety of birds such as the kingfishers, plovers, hornbills and egrets, and many more bird species. The big cats; the lions can be seen lazing around the lakes waiting for prey; the animals that come to drink. The park also has herds of antelopes and zebras, giraffes, elephants, hippos, deer, leopards, hyenas.
Another reason why Selous Game Reserve & Ruaha is among the best tourist sites is the bird migration which occurs during the rainy season lasting from January to April.
For accommodation, you can book with the Rufigi River Camp, Selous Impala Cap among others.
Tarangire National Park.
For Elephant lovers, Tarangire Park is the best tourist site you shouldn’t miss on your visit to Tanzania. Tarangire Park has the largest concentration of elephants in the whole of Tanzania and this provides unique chances to observe the interaction between elephant families in the wild.
The park is also known for the abundance of Ancient Baobab trees, the wildlife such as the lions, leopards, zebras, giraffes, buffaloes, antelopes, elephants, and so much more.
The popular and cozy accommodations include; Corfield camp, Whistling Thorn Tented Camp, Angata Tarangire, Tarangire Simba Lodge, among others.
Zanzibar is loved because of its soft-sand, white beaches, clear and shimmering azure waters. It is one of the romantic places in the whole world, an ideal place to spice things up long walks on the beach, relax beside the water and drink cocktails watch the sunset. Zanzibar has the most beautiful lodges in the whole world making it the perfect place to take a tropical dream destination for honeymoons and weddings.
Zanzibar has a historical and cultural perspective, its rich heritage can be seen in is renowned for clear warm waters, coral reefs and rich marine full of options for nature lovers, culture vultures, and adventurers. Its history and rich heritage can be seen in the. Strong Arabic, Indian, African, Persian and European influences which adds a vibrant dimension to the Zanzibar Island.
The Island of Zanzibar is also known as the Spice Island due to its farming of the aromatic spices such as cloves, turmeric, cinnamon, nutmeg, lemongrass, and black pepper. The Jozani Forest Reserve, cannot be left out while talking about the beauty of Zanzibar, it is known as a home to the endangered Red Colobus Monkeys –
Tanzania’s tourism beauty is not the parks, Tanzania is blessed by a number of water bodies such as; Lake Tanganyika which has the greatest number of fish, Lake Victoria admired because of its size and depth, Lake Nyasa; loved because of its flora and fauna, wildlife such as elephants, giraffes, chimpanzees all found in the Island of Roubando. Enjoy a visit to the Amani children’s home in Moshi, a visit with the Chagga people of Mrishi village.
Regardless of your choice, you will have a once in a lifetime experience in Tanzania that can’t be matched by any other.