Tanzania Safaris & Tours

Tanzania is an outstanding and varied East African Safari Destination.  Top highlights include:

> Tarangire National Park and  its large elephant herds

> Lake Manyara and it pink glow of flamingos

> Ngorongoro Crater, a collapsed volcano and home to an abundance of wildlife

> Trekking and walking:  Mt Kilimanjaro, the Ngorongoro Highlands or on safari in the Serengeti

> Numerous places to 'get off the beaten track' in the Southern Parks and coast.

When to visit Tanzania:

The long dry season runs from June through to October and the short dry season is in January and February  The short rains in November and December and are less reliable than the 'long rains in from March through May.

Travelling during the rainy season shouldn't be discounted though, the wildlife is still there, their are moody skies and spectacular bursts of rain and lodges offer some excellent off-season rates.

Health:

There are no compulsory health requirements on entering Tanzania, although if you are travelling from a Yellow Fever infected country or have been in transit for more than 12 hours in a Yellow Fever country (Kenya and Uganda are on this list). It is highly recommended that your Tetanus and Polio vaccinations are up to date and you have been vaccinated for Hepatitis A & Typhoid. Malaria precautions are highly recommended, particularly during and after the rainy season and you should consult your health practitioner for the best advice on which precautions to take. *Please be aware that Health information is subject to change at any time and you should always double check these requirements at the time of booking and before travel.