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By Lindo Travel | Tuesday 21st, May, 2019

Ban of Plastic Bags in Tanzania

Lindo Travel would like to notify all travelers planning to visit Tanzania that, the Government of Tanzania has made an official announcement that, from 1st June 2019 all plastic carrier bags, regardless of their thickness will be prohibited from being imported, exported, manufactured, sold, stored, supplied and used on mainland Tanzania.

However, plastic or plastic packing for medical services, industrial products, con...

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By Lindo Travel | Friday 12th, April, 2019

Trekking Mount Kilimanjaro Information

Trekking Mount Kilimanjaro Important Information

Since its official opening in 1977, Kilimanjaro National Park has become one of Tanzania’s most visited parks. Unlike the other northern parks, this isn’t for the wildlife-although wildlife is there. Rather, it’s to gaze in awe at a mountain on the equator capped with snow and to take advantage of the chance to climb to the top of Africa.

At the heart of the park sta...

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By Lindo Travel | Thursday 4th, April, 2019

Know The Chagga Tribe, Native To The Slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro

The Chagga people are found in the northern part of Tanzania, they live around the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro. The Chagga are also called Chaga, Wachaga (in plural). Their relative wealth comes from not only the favorable climate of the area but also on hard working in the farms through the successful agricultural practices which include extensive irrigation systems and continuous fertilization practiced for thousands of year...

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By Lindo Travel | Monday 1st, April, 2019

The tallest tree in Africa is found in Mount Kilimanjaro - Tanzania

Did you know that the tallest tree in Africa, as well as the 6th tallest tree in the world, is found inside Mount Kilimanjaro national park? Where Kilimanjaro national park is one among the 16 national parks that are in Tanzania which is under TANAPA (Tanzania National Parks) It has the height of 81.5 meters and age between 500 to 600 years. It's one of the tourist attraction found in Mount Kilimanjaro. We hope that KINAPA wi...

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By Lindo Travel | Wednesday 27th, March, 2019

Pemba Island

Located about 80km from Zanzibar Island, about the same distance directly east of Tanga on the Tanzanian mainland. With its hilly landscape, its highest point is less than 100 meters above sea level, by size Pemba is smaller than Unguja.

Arab sailors once named Pemba as 'El Huthera', meaning the Green, due to her dense and lush vegetation. There are more natural forests and plantations than on Zanzibar Island, and Pemba ...

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