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Tanzania – Visit Zanzibar and spectacular Safari

From Europe, London, United Kingdom To Africa, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania In OctoberLeave a Comment

Do you want a real adventure? Have you ever been thinking about doing something totally different? Do you love traveling but you feel like you’ve been everywhere? We have an answer for you. TANZANIA. This east African country is surprising in many aspects. It is located in the African Great Lake region and it’s size is almost 4 times the size of UK. Called home by about 50 million people Tanzania is country of both the highest and the lowest point in the whole African continent. Mount Kilimanjaro reaches to the skies with its 19,341 ft. On the other hand, Lake Tanganyika‘s deepest point is 1,155 ft under the water. Both of these locations offers breathtaking sceneries. Temperature rises to average of 27°C and there are only 5 rainy days in October. Average sea temperature during your visit is 27°C as well making it an ideal sun-beach-sea kind of destination. Bear in mind there’s lot more to see (and taste) in this African country! Find some more traveler’s tips for Tanzania under flight ticket and accommodation links.

Flight tickets

Link below sends you to the homepage of the provider of these great tickets. October is probably the best month to visit Tanzania and this is why we have found these tickets for you. We are recommending to stay from 7th of October until 18th of October giving you 11 unforgettable days in Tanzania. There are other options, take your pick or leave us a comment if you need any help sorting it out. We are always happy to help accomplish your holiday dreams. Another good flight tickets to Tanzania are from 4th until 18th of October giving you 3 more days.

Return flight from London to Dar Es Salaam for £347

Departure 07 October - Return 18 October

Hotels

And now another surprise, have you seen the pictures? And you think it looks like paradise? We do to! So it would be a fair assumption that this paradise would be expensive, right? Well it isn’t. In fact it’s a bargain price. We have found these hotels based on their reviews, amenities and quality. Take your pick, all of them are great.

City Deal

FOUR STAR DoubleTree BY HILTON

£117

DoubleTree Oysterbay is located on the shores of Dar es Salaam Bay. The hotel is equipped with fitness center and offers very elegant rooms with free WiFi. Exterior features amazing garden with the pool and many exotic plants. City center is only 6 miles away and a very nice golf club is just as far way as well. Breakfast buffet is included and there are three other restaurants to fulfill your culinary appetite. A beautiful Coco beach is just a short walk from this hotel.

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Zanzibar Deal

BEAUTIFUL RESORT ON THE BEACH WITH BF

£77

This resort is situated on the Pongwe Beach. It’s location is ideal for sunbathing, water sports and scuba diving. This hotel’s review score is 9.2/10 which is truly impressive. You’ll stay in amazing private villas with thatched-roofs and Swahili elements of décor. Tropical garden that surrounds the hotel is great for relaxing walks. You can enjoy traditional meals in the hotel restaurant overlooking the beachfront. Rooms are air conditioned and the breakfast is included.

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Zanzibar Luxury Deal

FIVE STAR RESORT WITH AI

£216

This a true “Dream of Zanzibar”. Another superb review score of 9.1/10 ensures you of the quality of accommodation. Resort offers dedicated kids club and there is a diving center there as well. Enjoy your time on the beach with available water sports or rest in the hands of professionals in the hotel’s exotic spa. There are five different restaurants serving various cuisines and WiFi connection is available in public spaces in the resorts.

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Zanzibar Island in Tanzania

Zanzibar is an island located about 40 miles from Dar Es Sallam. The ferry ride takes about 2-3 hours and it’s well worth it whether you are staying there for the whole time, or just for a one day trip. Zanzibar is most famous for it’s beaches. The surface of the beach depends very much on which side of the island are you on. White sand beaches with turquoise water looks just like from a postcard. Traditional wooden boats adds to the atmosphere quite nicely. Stone town located in the west-most part of the island is an great example of the old time Arabic architecture with narrow streets and busy port.

Mafia Island in Tanzania

Don’t get fooled by it’s unpleasant name. It’s name comes from Arabic word “morfiyeh” which means group of islands. It’s a usual destination for lovers of scuba diving and deep sea fishing is very popular here as well. Mafia Island Marine Park is an amazing example of the nature preservation activities so common in Tanzania. Come here for a visit and make sure to bring you snorkel with you.

Nature reservations

There are 16 national parks in Tanzania. This totals up to about 16200 square miles of protected natural sites. The variations of protected nature are staggering. See and deep see natural parks, grass lands, savannas, mountains and lakes. This approach should be a true inspiration for many countries that takes their natural riches as a given. Arusha national park is the biggest of them all. It’s natural habitat cover dense forests, swamp, grasslands, lakes, alpine highland and rocks with height above the sea level varying from 5000 feet to almost 15000.

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