Tanzania Travel Guide
The Ultimate Guide To Every Travel And Safari Experience And Beach Destination In Tanzania
One of the more unique travel destinations on the African continent. The country offers some of the finest National Parks, Game Reserves and Game Parks, including some of the finest wildlife and birdlife travel photographic options.
Experience, explore and photograph; The Serengeti (great migration), Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Lake Victoria, Ngorongoro Crater, Mount Kilimanjaro, Ruaha, Selous, the Marine Park of Mafia Island and the exotic island of Zanzibar. Experience chimpanzee trekking, the Wildebeest Migration, volcanic craters, untouched rainforests, and beaches and coral reefs. You won't find another destination like Tanzania!
In addition to these attractions, our travel guide also offers and showcases some of the finest safari lodges, tented camps, and beach resorts in all of Africa.
Home to various safari and travel experiences, including walking expeditions, great migration safaris, game drives, and balloon safaris. Walking safaris are the perfect activity to get up close and personal with the fauna and flora, and many lodges in Tanzania offer this experience. Game drives are a popular way to see the stunning wildlife, and there are many different types of game drives to choose from, including night drives and open-vehicle safaris. Balloon safaris are a unique way to see the beauty of the countryside from above and provide excellent views of the surrounding landscape and wildlife. Let us not forget the annual wildebeest migration between the Masai Mara and Serengeti.
Zanzibar is a popular tourist and travel destination known for its beautiful beaches, clear waters, rich culture and Stone Town. Zanzibar is home to some of the most pristine beaches in all of Africa, and the clear waters offer excellent opportunities for snorkelling and diving. The rich culture of Zanzibar and Stone Town is on display in its markets, which offer a variety of local handicrafts and souvenirs.
Whether you want to explore ancient ruins, embrace the country's cultural diversity or go on a safari in search of some of Africa's best wildlife – we have something for everyone interested in travel here at Uyaphi.com.
Tanzania is a truly unique African safari destination that offers an amazing variety of activities and attractions for travellers of all kinds. This East African country has something for everyone, no matter your interests or budget!
International flights direct from the United States, Europe and the United Kingdom fly into Arusha (Kilimanjaro International Airport), Dar es Salaam (Julius Nyerere International Airport) or Zanzibar.
Our team of travel experts will help plan your perfect safari so that you can experience one of the top safari destinations on the African continent. We also offer free 24/7 support during your travels through Africa!
What are you waiting for? Let's get planning your African safari and travel experience today!
A Travel In Tanzania Guide For Best In Safaris And Accommodation
Safaris And Tours
When travelling in Tanzania, you will be met by some of the most diverse safari experiences in Africa, all in national parks which enjoy only a fraction of the visitor numbers of its northern neighbour.
On safari, you will have the chance to visit destinations including The Serengeti (for the great migration), Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, Selous and Kilimanjaro.
Safari Lodges And Camps
The quality and range of lodges, camps, hotels and resorts that we offer are as diverse as the country itself. We have chosen a portfolio of properties that represent the best in their particular class or geographical area.
Tanzania is well known for its scenic beauty, varied wildlife including the annual great migration, and Indian Ocean beaches.
A series of pages in which we get to explore safaris and lodges but showcase types; family-friendly, most luxurious, best suited for honeymoons or romantic getaways, to even lodges with the most amazing bath settings.
Tanzania has so much on offer that we hope that these pages help you explore all the options available.
Tanzania Game Reserves and wildlife-orientated destinations, including Arusha National Park, Lake Manyara, Serengeti National Park, Mount Kilimanjaro, Stone Town, Ruaha National Park, Dar Es Salaam, Zanzibar Island, Ngorongoro Crater Park with all their scenic grandeur and stunning wildlife that one could possibly ask for.
Tanzania Travel is all about the people, the culture and, of course, her wildlife and wildlife destinations; on these pages, we will explore in more detail her parks and reserves.
When To Visit
When is the best time to go to Tanzania? A short yet complex question we get asked all the time.
On this page we attempt to cover, the best season or the best months, rainy and dry seasons, best for the wildebeest migration, best for hiking Kilimanjaro and best for just relaxing on an Indian Ocean beach.
Although as always, life is never as simple as that.
A Map Of Tanzania featuring all the safari lodges and camps, hotels and resorts that we feature on Uyaphi.com.
A great way to see where an accommodation establishment is located in relation to surrounding game reserves, national parks, town and other exciting nearby destinations.
Distance table and chart; for those interested in calculating driving times between towns, cities and destinations.
The country has a road network that consists of 86 500 kilometres with road condition that range from okay to poor, we advise calculating driving times using 80 km/h as a reference.
Malaria in East Africa and Africa as a whole, the disease is found in all areas, including low-lying areas, National Parks and rural regions.
The regions higher than 2000m, including Ngorongoro crater rim, Mt Kilimanjaro and parts of the Eastern Arc Mountains, are considered "low risk". Remember, Malaria kills, so always take precautions.
Visa requirements and tourist visas for people travelling within the country, requirements include valid passports (minimum six months), return or onward air tickets and of course sufficient funds for the duration of one's stay.
We also include a list of countries that require and do not require a visa.
A safari planner where by just filling in an online form, we can offer you a safari package based on your wants, needs and budget.
With so many safari experiences and lodge options available in numerous National Parks and Reserves, planning an adventure can be rather daunting and time-consuming.
We know the country backwards with 22 years of travel experience and will offer the best options based on what you are after when exploring this fantastic country.
Celebrating David Livingstone In Tanzania
Some of the most iconic moments in the legend and real history of David Livingstone's explorations emanate from Tanzania.
The reporter and explorer HM Stanley famously met Livingstone at Ujiji on Lake Tanganyika with the reputed words of "Dr Livingstone I presume."
10 Best Lodges in Tanzania
Looking for the best places to stay in Tanzania? Look no further! Uyaphi has put together a list of our 10 best lodges in the country, perfect for any traveller.
From Tarangire and Serengeti National Parks to Selous Game Reserve and beyond, we’ve got you covered. So book now and enjoy an unforgettable African safari!
What is the best time for a safari in Tanzania?
Discover the best time for a safari in Tanzania! Our guide will help you plan your trip for an incredible wildlife experience during the right season.
Explore stunning landscapes and see some of the most fantastic wildlife and birdlife on earth!
The Ultimate Tanzania Bucket List
Are you planning a trip to Tanzania? You're in for an incredible adventure! Our ultimate bucket list will take you to some of the most beautiful and awe-inspiring places in the country.
Trek to Mount Kilimanjaro, tour Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater, and explore the Zanzibar Archipelago – just to name a few highlights. So what are you waiting for? Start planning your dream vacation today!
Best Tanzania Safari Routes
Introducing the best safari Routes and safari itineraries! Explore the Serengeti's vast plains, marvel at the wildlife in the Ngorongoro Crater, and much more.
With us, you'll have everything taken care of, from planning to execution - so all you need to do is relax and enjoy your adventure.
10 Best Serengeti Safari Holidays
10 Of the best safari packages where one gets to explore, witness and photograph some of Africa's best wildlife sightings in one of Africa's top National Parks, The Serengeti.
Visiting the Serengeti National Park is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see, photograph and experience some of Africa's best wildlife sightings.
100 Years Anniversary of WW1 in Africa
In 2014, most of Europe, the UK, North America and the majority of the former British colonies and territories will be commemorating the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War.
These commemorations will be times of reflection, of memory and certainly not of celebration.
Top 5 restaurants in Zanzibar
The island of Zanzibar is one of those wonderfully exotic names which conjures up mystery, spices and tropical heat.
It is all those things and more. In 2013, it is likely to be your beach destination of choice if you have been on safari in mainland Tanzania or even Kenya.