NORTHERN TANZANIA DESTINATIONS
MOUNT KILIMANJARO 5895m,
Kilimanjaro is one of the world's most accessible high summits, a beacon for visitors from around the world. Most climbers reach the crater rim with little more than a walking stick, proper clothing and determination. And those who reach Uhuru Point, the actual summit, or Gillman's Point on the lip of the crater, will have earned their climbing certificates. And their memories.LAKE MANYARA
National Park lies 130 kilometers outside of Arusha town and encompasses Lake Manyara and its surroundings. Visit the park's five different vegetation zones including groundwater forest, acacia woodland, open areas of short grass, swamps, and the lake's alkaline flats. You'll encounter more than 350 species of birds and view baboon, warthog, giraffe, hippopotamus, elephant and buffalo. If you're lucky, you'll catch a glimpse of Manyara's famous for the tree-climbing lions.NGORONGORO CRATER
Often called the eighth wonder of the world, Ngorongoro Crater is the largest unbroken caldera in the world, and is one of the only places in Africa you can view every member of the "big five" (rhinoceros, lion, cheetah, leopard, elephant and buffalo) on a single game drive. Unique to Ngorongoro, indigenous tribes are permitted to live in the conservation area and local Maasai graze their livestock on the crater floor in harmony with nearby herds of buffalo and wildebeest.SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
The largest of the northern safari parks, is renowned for the abundance of wildlife. The Serengeti is mostly grassland plains and acacia scrub dotted with rock outcrops known as kopjes, which serve as both hideouts and lookouts for many species of animals. Many clients visit the Serengeti during the gregarious procession of millions of wildebeest and zebra in their search for water and food. The famous migration offers excellent opportunities to view animal behavior as well as the chance to see a kill.ARUSHA NATIONAL PARK
The often overlooked offers some of the most breathtaking scenery in Northern Tanzania. Arusha National Park includes Mount Meru, and game highlights consist of giraffe, cape buffalo, elephant, zebra, flamingo and hippo. Several primate species including black and white colobus monkey, blue monkey and vervet monkey thrive in the tropical forests. The patient ornithologist will be rewarded with the chance to spot elusive forest birds such as Hartlaub's Turaco. We can organize guided bush walks, too.TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
is famous for its giant baobab trees as well as the thousands of elephants and giraffes feeding along the banks of the Tarangire River. Tarangire is home to the largest termite mounds in Tanzania, some of which reach up to fifteen feet in height.
Is off the beaten track with many attractions including a river walk with two waterfalls, a hike across a soda lake with flamingos, and a trek up Oldonyio Lengai, an active volcano.OLDONYO LENGAI
is located in the heart of the Great Rift Valley and has erupted fifteen times in the past century. A challenging hike to the top of the Mountain of God offers an opportunity to view molten lava. Visiting Lake Natron also allows clients to meet traditional Maasai women and children as well as purchase their handmade jewelry.THE URU WATERFALL DAY TRIP
It is approximately a thirty-minute drive from Moshi town on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro. The 50 meter waterfalls is one of the hidden treasures of Kilimanjaro Region and offers tourists the opportunity to hike through coffee farms, drink Banana Beer, interact with local children and enjoy a spectacular view. Tourists stop at the Uru village government office before they trail Ahead to pay a fee which goes into the village development fund.MKOMAZI NATIONAL PARK
Lies just south of the Kenya border in the shadows of the Pare Mountains. Although in some seasons it is difficult to spot game in Mkomazi, its dry savannah is one of the best spots to bird watch in Northern Tanzania. There are over 400 bird species and virtually no tourists or safari vehicles, even during peak safari season. The reserve is also home to the Mkomazi Rhino Project, a conservation effort that is reintroducing black rhinos and African hunting dogs to the area. Game highlights include the rhinos, hunting dogs, elephants, zebra, ostrich and several species of antelope. Extended walking safaris are possible in Mkomazi ranging from a few hours to a few days.CULUTRAL TOURS DAY TRIPS
Can be arranged in Moshi,The key destinations are; Marangu village, Laka Chala crater lake, Lake Jipe, Nyumba ya Mungu Dam, Uru Materuni coffee hike, Chemka spring and Lake Eyasi home to members of the Hadzabe tribe (Bushmen). These offer a view into the traditional life of tribes living in the area and include picnic lunch as well as guided day hikes.
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