Tanzania Safari Tips - Safari Tips and Advice

Is Zanzibar a good honeymoon destination?

Drifting away from the mainland, Zanzibar is an idyllic island off the coast of Tanzania in East Africa, where crystal blue waters sink into endless stretches of white powdered sands and laid-back locals cook up an incredible variety of world famous seafood infused with spices, herbs and mouthwatering flavor.

Aside from getting married itself, choosing a honeymoon in Zanzibar could very well be the best decision you ever make and a vacation to the infamous Spice islands is always one that ticks all the boxes.

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How to Get Tanzania and Zanzibar Visas (Guide)

One of the less interesting things about visiting Tanzania and Zanzibar is organizing the visas.

However, in order to ensure there are no unfortunate hiccups during your trip, it is definitely not something to overlook while planning your dream getaway to Tanzania and Zanzibar.

Zanzibar is an island part of the United Republic of Tanzania.The same tourist visa for Tanzania you can use it in Zanzibar without any problem.

For some nationalities, they can get a visa on arrival at either Dar es Salaam, Kilimanjaro or Zanzibar airports.

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Best Duffel bags and Daypacks for Kilimanjaro

Hiking Kilimanjaro?

Then you must in the market for a good pack! Since Kili is a long hike, you can’t make the trip without one or two.

Make the most of your adventure by getting a top-of-the-line bag with all the features you need.

Not sure where to start?

You are in the right place! Read on to learn about the best duffel bags and backpacks on the market for Kilimanjaro trekkers.

How many and what size bags needed for hiking Kili? Watch Video Below for a Quick Breakdown

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Best Mountain Climbing documentaries and books:Mt.Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro is on most people’s bucket list, and it’s one of the more daunting items we hope to cross off.

There are so many stories to be told about the daunting yet doable climb to the Roof of Africa, and it can be hard to decide which to dive into first.

To help you decide which adventure to join, here is a list of some of the Best Mountain Climbing documentaries to watch and books to read about Mount Kilimanjaro.

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Best Camera for Trekking Kilimanjaro Mountain

If you’re going to trek all the way up Kilimajaro, a camera is a necesasary item! After all, if you don’t take photos, how can you prove to all your Facebook friends that you actually made it to the top?

While planning your tour, clothing, and plane tickets are all important undertakings, be sure to set aside some time to pick out the perfect camera for your trip.

Before we jump into all the camera options out there, let’s address some of the challenges you camera must be able to endure.

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Top 10 Tanzania Safari Guide Books

Tanzania is one of the most incredible destinations in the world. It is filled with natural wonders that attract explorers from around the world, such as the Serengeti, Kilimanjaro, and Zanzibar

I have spent my happiest days driving along the edge of the Serengeti and sailing on the waters of Lake Tanganyika!

Tanzania is a magical place, one both beautiful and daring. It’s so far removed from the Western experience that you can only understand it if you go.

To make your Tanzanian vacation go smoothly and help you understand culture, activities, and wildlife, there are many guidebooks available on the market.

Choose the one that’s best for you by reading the reviews below.

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Lowa Zephyr Vs Salomon Quest

Whether you use them for work or hiking, the boots you choose will make a huge difference. The wrong boot is not going to give you the support, reliability and durability that you need.

That means that you may have to cut your adventure short or suffer through a painful work day.

Since neither of these options is desirable, I’ve come up with two boots Lowa Zephyr and Salomon Quest that are made with quality components.

Each one is manufactured by a company that is famous in the field of hiking boots. This means that you can trust them to be comfortable and durable.

However, these boots are by no means identical. I think that one is better suited to hiking while the other might be ideal for work. After reading this comparison, you may want to try on both to decide which one is perfect for you.

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Osprey Variant 37 Vs Osprey Mutant 38

Before heading to your next hiking or mountaineering trip, optimize the experience by choosing a backpack designed for the climb.

Two options standout in the market, the Osprey Variant 37 and Mutant 38, which has features suited for year-round climbing activities.

While these backpack options have similar features, an overview of their specifications, as well as product strengths, can help you decide which backpack suits you best.

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Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro clothing advice:Packing list

Trekking up Tanzania’s Mount Kilimanjaro is no simple feat! It’s pretty doable for most people, but even the most athletic climber needs to be well prepared.

Besides the training, the planning, and the traveling, you need to be sure that you have the necessary gear to make the trip up the mountain to the Roof of Africa. Make certain you pack all the clothing and accessories you need!

You’re about to embark on the trip of a lifetime, so be sure to have the best Kilimanjaro experience possible by gearing up with high-quality items to ensure a smooth and safe trip.

Here is what you should be bringing with you to your Mount Kilimanjaro adventure.

Quick Video : What Clothes to Pack for Kilimanjaro?

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