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Quick Facts About Tanzania

Official Language/s: Swahili  and English

Area: 945,500 sq km

Population: (2024 est.) 65,444,000 Million

Capital City: Dodoma

Currency:  Tanzanian Shilling (TZS)

Time zone: GMT+03:00

Tanzania, located in East Africa, is a treasure trove of natural wonders and cultural diversity. Home to over 60 million people, this vibrant country boasts an array of ethnic groups, with Swahili and English as its official languages. The bustling city of Dar es Salaam serves as the economic hub, while Dodoma is the official capital.

Renowned for its breathtaking landscapes, Tanzania hosts the iconic Serengeti National Park, famous for the Great Migration, where millions of wildebeest and zebras traverse the plains. The majestic Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s tallest peak, offers a thrilling challenge for adventurers.

Wildlife enthusiasts flock to Tanzania for its rich biodiversity, which includes the Big Five: lions, elephants, buffaloes, leopards, and rhinos. The country’s numerous national parks and reserves, such as the Ngorongoro Conservation area provide ample opportunities for unforgettable safaris.

Culturally, Tanzania is a mosaic of over 120 ethnic groups, each contributing unique traditions, music, dance, and cuisine. The Tanzanian shilling (TZS) is the local currency, supporting an economy driven by agriculture, mining, tourism, and manufacturing.

Whether you’re seeking the thrill of a safari, the challenge of climbing Kilimanjaro, or an immersion in diverse cultures, Tanzania promises an adventure filled with awe and discovery. Contact us today to start planning your extraordinary journey in this East African gem! 

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