Family holidays in Tanzania tips

A safari in Tanzania and Zanzibar beach is a best way to spend time with your family, sharing new adventures, and building fresh memories that will last a lifetime. Tanzania has a big range of wildlife and scenery, and this is shown throughout its many reserves and national parks. The country is perhaps most popular for being home to one of the biggest wildlife shows on earth, the Great Wildebeest Migration. This remarkable event occurs yearly between the Serengeti Plains in Tanzania and the Masai Kara in Kenya. Each year, two million zebra, wildebeest and gazelle migrate between the 2 eco systems in searching for grazing and fresh water. You can view the migration in a number of ways if you pick holidays to Tanzania and Zanzibar package. Other locations accessible for you to visit during your holiday are Mount Kilimanjaro, the Ngorongoro Crater and a visit to the Zanzibar spice island can be included into your itinerary.

Safari regions in Tanzania for family

During your Tanzania family safari, you and your family will come across some of the top wildlife reserve and charmingly scenic areas in Africa. The Ngorongoro crater is just one of these charming locations. A UNESCO World Heritage place, the crater is the outcome of a big volcano that shattered to pieces over three million years. Now it is a tranquil setting, and one that is packed with wildlife including herds of zebra, elephants, big cats and buffalo. Another amazing location to take a safari is Lake Manyara National Park. Flowing for fifty kilometers along the Rift Valley escarpment, 2/3 of the park is taking up by waters and this means there are lots of opportunities to view buffalo, elephant, and zebra drinking at the water’s edge. This area of Tanzania is particularly special to its alkaline lake that flocks of flamingo and different water birds.

The Tarangire national park boasts amazing view of views of Mountains and although it is pretty silent park, is has some of the highest numbers of elephant in Tanzania. On a Tanzania safari here you can guess to view likes of leopard, cheetah, hyena, lion, baboon, impala, pythons and giraffe.

The Serengeti

You will have viewed the Serengeti in photos and documentaries, but visiting it is something that just must be experienced once in your lifetime, and what excellent way to view it than on your next family holiday? It endless savannah plains dotted with acacia trees are packed with roaming animals and the accommodation with the park is amazing.

You can also easily book online bus from Nairobi to Arusha – the heart of Tanzania’s safari industry.