The Afar Guide to
Tanzania

Tanzania is home to vast savanna plains teeming with wildlife, coastal ruins of a bygone colonial era, palm-fringed beaches, fertile coffee plantations at the foot of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, lush tropical rain forests, and archaeological discoveries indicating the cradle of humankind. Every year, people flock from all over the world to conquer the snowy summit of Africa’s largest mountain, Kilimanjaro, and to witness one of the “Seven New Wonders of the World” as the annual migration of two million wildebeest cross over from the Maasai Mara to the Serengeti.

Essential Tanzania Facts to

know before you go

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Kerry John-DavisTanzania Local Expert

Currently living in East Africa, Kerry has a penchant for far-flung places. Having many fingers in the tourism industry pie means she now is able to share her pick of the best experiences off the well-trodden tourist circuit. She also has a terrible habit of buying Volkswagen Kombi’s and storing them in her garage.