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Destination Tanzania - Home of Kilimanjaro

With such a perfect Location, perched on the edge of the African continent, and facing the Indian Ocean, Tanzania’s weather and climate leaves nothing to be desired. Warm and sunny days are followed by cool and balmy nights, and whether you’re on safari on the Serengeti plains or enjoying the tropical beaches of Zanzibar, the temperatures are always welcoming and gentle. Consult Weather and Climate to find out when the best times to visit are, and learn more about the monsoon winds and seasonal rains.

But sun-filled and beautiful days are not all that Tanzania has to offer. On the contrary, the country’s borders hold a vast number of people and tribes whose varied cultures and traditions make up the rich tapestry that is Tanzanian culture. Read on to learn more about the Masaai culture and the customs of the Swahili Coast.

Although Tanzania is a country rich in culture and traditions, it’s history is also one of treasured heritage and pride. From the early days of mankind's history, man has called the land of Tanzania home - its verdant mountains, its scrubland plains. Find out more about our country’s rich history, from the arrival of merchants and traders on the Swahili Coast to the peaceful political climate that exists today.

Destination Tanzania - Home of Kilimanjaro Facts

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Destination Tanzania - Home of Kilimanjaro


38.4 million (UN, 2005)


Dodoma (official), Dar es Salaam (commercial)


945,087 sq km (364,900 sq miles)

Major languages:

Swahili, English

Major religion:

Christianity, Islam

Life expectancy:

46 yrs (men),46 yrs (women) (UN)

Monetary unit:

1 Tz shilling = 100 cents

Main exports:

Sisal, cloves, coffee, cotton, cashew nuts, minerals, tobacco

GNI per capita:

US $340 (World Bank, 06)

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Destination Tanzania - Home of Kilimanjaro Parks and Game Reserves

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