Trip Planning FAQs
Which airport should I arrive in Tanzania?
The International Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) is the most convenient airport that can easily access to Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater. Alternatively, you may arrive in Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR) in Dar es Salaam, then connect flight to Arusha Airport or Kilimanjaro Airport.
What are the major national parks in Tanzania?
The most popular national parks are located in northern part of Tanzania, including Serengeti National Park, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, which offer good wildlife viewing all year around. Generally, June to July are the best period to witness the Great Migration and February is the right month for the wildebeest calving.
What's the best time to visit Tanzania?
Tanzania has a tropical climate with distinct Dry and Wet seasons. Dry season with less rainfall from June to October is the best time for wildlife watching. And the right time to see the spectacle of wildebeest calving in Serengeti is January and February.
Do I need to get vaccination before Tanzania tours?
Currently, Yellow fever and cholera vaccines are recommended to shot before travelling to Tanzania. Please also remember to take anti-malarial drugs to avoid high risk of malaria in East Africa. You are kindly advised to consult local Health Department for the latest precaution, since vaccination requirement changes occasionally.
Is Tanzania safe to visit?
Yes, it is absolutely safe to visit Tanzania. The political situation in Tanzania is stable and the security is always the priority goal of the government, particularly in tourism cities. You will be taken good care of by your driver guide during the whole safari tour.
What should I know before safari?
You will have essential pre-safari briefing before commencing game viewing. Please kindly follow the instructions from your experienced driver guide during wildlife game viewing.
What is the local voltage and which plugs can be used?
The standard voltage and frequency in Tanzania is 230V/50HZ. Type D (three round pins in a triangular pattern) and Type G (two flat parallel pins and a grounding pin) are the two associated plug types.
What kind of lunch do I expect during Tanzania tour packages?
We always try to prepare the balanced and nutritious lunch for our valued guests. To save time for game viewing, it may be preferable to eat a picnic lunchbox or hot hamper lunch served by your lodge.
Can I bring my drone in national parks?
It is pity that drone is prohibited to bring by Tanzanian government.
Is there any age restriction for kids to Tanzania?
There is no age limitation for kids. However, it is recommended to travel with kids above 3 years old, since there are long drives and some roads are very rough & muddy.