Tanzania – Cradle of man kind
Tanzania Safari Holidays are one of a kind. It is the cradle of man kind. Dr. Louis Leaky and her wife Dr. Mary Leaky found the remains of early man in Olduvai Gorge in Tanzania in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area on the way to Serengeti National Park, the world’s favorite.
From the highest free standing mountain in the world(mountain Kilimanjaro), exotic beaches in Zanzibar to Africa’s best national parks, Tanzania has it all.
Serengeti National Park
This Swahili land is still the one of the most visited African countries in Africa by safari goers. It is home to the Serengeti National park. This park is home to the African Big 5 namely; lion, leopard, elephants, buffalo and rhino. It is part of the Serengeti Mara eco system where millions of wildebeest migrate, cross rivers following rainfall.
Migration of the Wildebeest
Between June and November every year, over two million wildebeest migrate from Serengeti National park in Tanzania cross the great Mara River to Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. This is the best wildlife spectacle Tanzania has to offer. Millions of tourists visit Tanzania for this safari Adventure.
The Ngorongoro Crater
The country is also home to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area where we find the Ngorongoro crater. Ngorongoro crater is the largest, inactive and unfilled caldera in the world. This Caldera is about 610 meters deep and 260metres squared. It has the highest density of animals in the world. Animals are in plenty here and adding its beauty, it is referred to as the Garden of Eden.
Tanzania is home to the highest mountain in Africa, tallest free standing mountain in the world. Standing at a height of 5885metres above sea level, Mountain Kilimanjaro is really a natural wonder. Thousands of people visit Africa just to have a look at this mountain. Several of them take expedition to hike it. Treks from 1, 2,3, days and more can be arranged by Mandela Safari Holidays.
The spice scented island of Zanzibar is part of Tanzania. This was a center of Trade Arabs during their time in East Africa. It has beautiful beaches with blue water and a rich history which just keep visitors coming. Activities to is visiting the former slave markets, scuba diving, snorkeling, dolphin tours, spice farm tours and so on. For extended Tanzania Safari Holidays, Zanzibar is not a pace to miss.