Africa’s most alluring destinations – Serengeti, Ngorongoro and Kilimanjaro are all packed into one country. Throughout, Tanzania offers travellers an array of options, set against the backdrop of a cultural mosaic in which many ethnic groups amicably rub shoulders. Experience iconic parks with abundant game and breath-taking scenery.
Languages: Swahili. English is widely spoken
Currency: Tanzanian Shilling (TZS)
Visa: No visa required for South African passport holders
Health: A yellow fever certificate is no longer required when returning to South Africa. Malaria risk – seek professional advice
Time: GMT +3
What things cost: These are approximate prices and may vary according to hotels and seasons (USD)
Water / Soft drinks - 5 USD
Local Beer / Cappuccino - 10 USD
Best Times to Visit: Game viewing is at its peak during the June to October dry season although the great migration takes place throughout the year between Serengeti National Park and Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya.