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Have you ever thought of Travelling to the wild lands of Tanzania to witness the amazing flora and fauna on a Solo Trip? What about Solo Safari Tanzania ?

We will take you through the journey of a lifetime in your Tanzania Safari Tours for which you can thank us later for this amazing adventure trip to the lush green lands of East Africa in your Solo Safari Tanzania .

Make the Best of your Tanzania Tour with our Safari tips:

Here are few Tanzania Safari Tips for staying safe and travelling right designed just for you:

Pack Lighter and smarter:Tanzania Solo Travel

When on a solo trip to Tanzania the most essential tip is to travel light. The lighter your luggage the freer you will feel. Take the most crucial requirements that you simply can’t miss and leave the rest.

Dress Modest:Tanzania solo female travel

As Tanzania is an Islamic country with more than 90% of the population covered by Muslims, it would be considerate to dress modestly as it may just draw unnecessary attention.

Stay Away from the dark locations: Is it safe to travel alone in Tanzania?

When on Safari to Tanzania, only safari trips or treks are not part of your trip. You may want to go and shop and buy souvenirs for your family and friends. In your quest to explore the city do not wonder around in the dark as it may be unsafe to do so.

Choose a Reputable Guide:

To experience the best of Tanzania in a limited period in an affordable budget it is necessary to choose the right tour operator. Travelling with Lifetime Safaris provides you with many opportunities to make incredible memories in your safe and secure yet exciting vacation to Tanzania.

The Top 3 Destinations you cannot miss in Tanzania Safaris

Lifetime Safari in its Solo Traveller's Guide to Tanzania has listed the following must visit destinations in Tanzania:

The Serengeti: the thousands of tourists that happen in Tanzania annually are due the incredible wildlife safari views that Serengeti offers. Its Great Wildebeest Migrations are not just breathtaking but are also world famous. When on your journey to the mystical land of Tanzania, you simply cannot miss the best of Serengeti National Park.

Zanzibar: The heavenly beaches of Zanzibar offer a site to behold with the turquoise blue water and the white sandy beaches which are the best family outing destinations any place on earth can offer.

The Ngorongoro Conservation Area: This conservation area is 160 km from Arusha and it is simply a magical place that will amaze your senses. More than 80,000 Maasai people have inhabited this land for years and are an important part of this crater. The crater is the largest unbroken Caldera in the world which is 600m high hosting more than 30000 animals of different species especially the Big Five in an area of 260 square kilometres.

What can a Solo traveller do in Tanzania Safaris?

Amazing Game drives: both Serengeti and Ngorongoro offer the best game drives accommodating the Big five: lion, buffalo, rhino, elephant, and leopard. Apart from this you also witness numerous smaller predators here as well.

Exceptional Walking Safaris: For walking safaris you can stride through the bushy lands of tropical shrubs of Tarangire National Park

The Best Affordable accommodations for Solo Safari Tanzania

Blues & Chutney Country B&B is a charming country home nestled at the lush green foothills of Mt. Meru where you will stay upon arrival.

Rift Valley Lodge : This lodge is located 120 km west of the Arusha Town and is en route to the Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti Plains.

Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge : Ideally located on the edge of the Ngorongoro crater rim, Rhino Lodge offers a perfect base from which to explore the Ngorongoro crater and its surroundings

Mapito Tented Camp is situated at Ikoma, in Northern Serengeti

You can always upgrade your accommodation upon request to luxury camps and lodges in Solo Safari Tanzania .

Choose us to plan the perfect travel itinerary for your Solo Safari Tanzania

Are you still wondering How to Solo Travel in Tanzania ? Call up our Travel experts or speak to our Tanzania Safari Guide directly to get immense knowledge of the type of Safari that you wish to plan in Tanzania. We will not only make your travel safe and comfortable but also provide you an accurate list of Tanzania Travel Requirements that you must have before starting your journey.

Don';t miss this opportunity of a lifetime and visit the mystical lands of Tanzania once with Tanzania Safari Tours and if possible travel solo with Lifetime Safaris and experience the serene nature and wilderness sink deep into your memories. Call us now to book your solo safari packages to Tanzania Today!

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It was my first Safari but I think that better I couldn't find. Safari operators, price, guides, accomodation was perfect. And the safari was amazing. I RECOMMEND IT!.....

Andrea

Awesome experiences with excellent people

I did both safari and Kilimanjaro with Lifetime safaris and I'm very satisfied! Awesome experiences with excellent people. The whole crew care for you and your needs all the time. And the guides were really friendly with much knowledge and lots of experience on both trips...

Elias

Adventure of a lifetime!

and safari and I can't say anything else than that I am 100% happy with the experience. All people involved, from the guides to the chefs and drivers have all been super nice, funny and knowledgeble people...

Melker

Fabulous Safari!

Our guide, Charles, is extremely knowledgeable, patient, and friendly! With his ability to spot animals and his knowledge of the animals and environment, we saw so many amazing animals and learned a ton, while enjoying our time in the truck....

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Lifetime Safaris Guide

Lifetime Safaris is not only about organizing your Tanzania Safari Tours, we also aim to be a positive force in the development of our local society here in Tanzania! Sustainable traveling and tourism is one of the guidelines for Lifetime Safaris. All our arrangement is put together with the concern of the local environment and with a respect for the wildlife and the people living around the areas that we visit.

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Tanzania Safari Frequently Asked questions

Lifetime Safaris Practical Guide To Planning A Trip To Tanzania

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    Can I make my own itinerary?

    Yes! You can definitely plan your own personalised travel itinerary with Lifetime Safaris. We provide private Tanzania Safari Tours which are customised according to your needs. For planning a perfect Tanzania Safari itinerary, you can speak to our Travel experts who will guide you about the destinations of your choice. We also take utmost care of the safety, hygiene of our clients. The Food will be of your choice requested as per your recommendations during the time of safari bookings.

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    Can I take my children on safari?

    Yes you can surely bring your children on Safari. But you must be aware of the minimum age restrictions at various national parks and lodges which is about 4 and 12 years of age. As all safari activities are not open to children, you must check with our travel exerts regarding the age criteria at the different destinations planned in your itinerary.

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    Will I stay in tents or lodges?

    Whether you stay at tents or lodges depends on the type of packages you have purchased like luxury safaris, budget safaris or a standard Tanzania Safari where we will bring our own tents, camping, a cook to prepare your meals, food and other cooking equipments.

    You can choose to upgrade your accommodation, to enjoy a more comfortable and luxurious experience as well.

  • 4
    What size are your safari groups?

    In a safari group in Tanzania we take anywhere around 4-6 people in our vehicle depending on the type of safari you have chosen. In group tours six people are taken at max. While for a private tour less than three guests will accompany in the safari vehicle.

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    What Kind of vehicles do you use?

    The safari vehicle provided by Lifetime Safari is a 4×4 safari vehicle. Mostly we accommodate around six guests in throw rows of seating in our closed safari vehicles which has a pop-top roof hatch that will allow you to view wildlife Form a height. These safari vehicles can also be minibuses or 4X4 Land Cruisers or 4X4 Land Rovers.

  • 6
    I am interested in a Tanzania safari… What is my next step?

    It's a great choice to choose Tanzania safari as your next travel or vacation destination. As you have already made up your mind for visiting this spectacular country, we suggest you to call our Lifetime Safaris travel experts to inquire about and book a suggested itinerary of your choice. You can accompany us in our group safari trips or even plan a personalised private Tanzania safari which offers flexible dates, location and safari durations. After selecting your package or travel itinerary you can proceed with booking the safari.

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    Will I have a chance to interact with local people of Tanzania?

    Tanzania for many years has been a home to thousands of native tribes and people of different origins, and culture. Tanzania is the home of 120 African ethnic groups and more than 26 million people live in this East African country. You will be amazed to encounter and closely interact with the Maasai people of Tanzania who will show you how to light a fire without any combustibles. Other lesser-known tribes like the Datoga and Chaga and their rich cultural tapestry can be explored in your Tanzania walking or cultural tours

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    What additional costs can I expect when traveling in Tanzania?

    In your Tanzania Safari Cost the following expenses are not included in your safari package:

    • Airport departure taxes

    • Travel Insurance

    • Excess baggage fees

    • International Flight Travel expenses

    • Tanzania Visa or passport costs

    • Medical expenses, meals or activities included in the safari package (up gradation of stay or additional activities included after travel bookings)

    • Tips to drivers/guides/tour leaders

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    How far in advance should I book my safari?

    It is advisable to book your international flight tickets at least three months in advance if you do not wish to face problems getting seats on British Airways or KLM. If you are planning your trip in the peak season, it is advisable to book your safari to Tanzania at least nine months before.

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    Can I use a credit card to pay?

    Yes you can use credit cards to pay your bills however these are only accepted in big hotels or restaurants. However in other local markets only Tanzanian Shillings are accepted. There are ATM machines in Arusha, Dar and Zanzibar where you can get local currency with your Visa or MasterCard.

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    Should I bring some cash with me?

    Yes you can bring cash around in either Tanzania Shilling (TSh) or American dollars as cheques and cash are acceptable in many places here around town.

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    What will my means of transport be?

    Uber is the least expensive means of road transportation in the Tanzanian town as for 30-40 min ride they charge a minimum of $3.50. There is affordable public bus transportation in Tanzania called Dallas-Dallas, which can be difficult to navigate in town, as the bus stations don't have any name on it and you will have to ask around for directions. To go around the towns you can take the Rapid Transit System as well but these do not go into the peninsular areas.

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    What about Tanzania Safari Tips?

    Tanzania Safari Tipping is not compulsory but customary. Lifetime Safaris recommends you to tip moderately depending on the level of satisfaction you have received from the services.

    • Safari guide(s) US $10 per day;

    • Cook US $7,

    • Camp staff US $3 $5 per day.

  • 14
    Do I need a visa to enter Tanzania?

    To enter this marvellous country of diverse wildlife and unique culture, some countries like USA, Australia, UK, require a Tanzania Visa which cost around $50 US cash for non US citizens and $100 for US citizens. You can obtain this visa on arrival at the airport as well.

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    What Are The Entry Requirements?

    The various documents needed to enter Tanzania are listed below in the Tanzania Travel Requirements :

    • Passport valid for at least 6 months

    • Two Blank Passport pages

    • A Tourist Travel Visa for entry

    • Yellow fever vaccinations are required if travelling from a yellow fever endemic country. You can consult your physician for any other vaccine requirements.

    • Can I get a visa upon arrival?

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    Can I get a visa upon arrival?

    Yes you can purchase a Tanzanian Visa on arrival at the Airport upon entry by paying $50 after some document verifications (which is a 30 min procedure only). American citizens need to pay 100 US$, and get only a multiple entry Visa (since September 2007).

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