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Hiking

The best hikes in Tanzania, from Kilimanjaro to Ol Doinyo Lengai

10 min readPublished Apr 29, 2022

Tanzania is a country of immeasurable beauty and cultural diversity, and it's also the setting for some of Africa's top hikes. Here's a guide to the best.

Two women overlook the Marangu Route on Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
Activities

Top things to do in Tanzania

8 min readPublished Mar 7, 2022

You’d need a lifetime to explore all Tanzania has to offer, but our list of top things to do is a great place to start.

Three hot air balloons drift over the plains of The Serengeti National Park at dawn.
Tips & Advice

Do I need a visa to go to Tanzania?

6 min readPublished Mar 4, 2022

From safaris and spice islands to beaches and mountains, Tanzania is the whole East Africa package. Here's what you need to know about getting a visa.

A tourist watches zebras on a safari in Tanzania
Public Transport

Getting around in Tanzania, from the Serengeti to the Spice Islands

10 min readPublished Mar 3, 2022

Exploring Tanzania's national parks, lakes and islands is easy, with frequent buses, trains, boats and planes. Here's a guide to getting around in Tanzania.

Four Maasai warriors running on the beach in Tanzania
Beaches

Tanzania's best beaches to swap safaris for serene sand

7 min readPublished Feb 18, 2022

The spirits blessed Tanzania with hundreds of miles of coastline, so a beach trip is definitely on the cards. Here's a guide to Tanzania's top beaches.

African women walk on the beach under palms on Zanzibar Island