Did you know?

Tanzania is full of wonders, diversity and interesting facts

  • It is a little more than twice the size of California;

  • It has the largest concentration of wildlife per square kilometre in the world.

  • It has Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa, at 19,341 feet above sea level.

  • It has numerous national parks and the Selous game reserve, all of which offer exceptional opportunities for animal encounters.üIt has historic towns like Bagamoyo, a small coastal town located 75 km north of Dar es Salaam, which was once a port through which many renowned European explorers passed, including Livingston, Burton, Speke and Stanley.

  • It has Zanzibar Island:

    • Sometimes fondly referred to as The Spice Island as it is known for its cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon, and black pepper;

    • Home to the  most extinct Zanzibar Red Columbus Monkey, the Zanzibar Servaline Genet, and the Zanzibar Leopard;

    • Also home to the coconut crab – the largest crab in the world (and reportedly one of the most delicious), which can be found  on Chumbe Island of Zanzibar