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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By ~ Lindo Travel | Tuesday 26th, March, 2019

Amani natural reserve

Amani is the largest forested block within the East Usambara Mountains whereby it occupies the southern edge of these mountains. The Amani Natural Reserve consists of tall luxurious submontane forests, deciduous to semi-deciduous lowland forests and unique varieties of fauna species. With an Area of 83.8-kilometer square, Amani is located in Tanga region and it falls within Muheza and Korogwe districts.

Home for botan...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Wednesday 20th, March, 2019

Ecology zones of Mt Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro is made up of five distinct climate zones. Which are; Cultivation, Forest, Moorland, Alpine Desert and arctic climate zones. Beneath we will look at each zone and its uniqueness. You will read through all of these zones on your ascent of the tallest mountain in Africa.

CULTIVATED ZONE

It also recognized as the bushland zone where it is the lowest zone on the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro i...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Tuesday 19th, March, 2019

Short walk on the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro

Ndoro waterfall is situated in the foothills of Kilimanjaro Mountain. The water source of this river comes directly from the glacier on top of Kilimanjaro. Impressive, green areas where most fantastic trees and exotic plants grow. About 40-minutes drive from Moshi town to Marangu, while on the way you will have a very nice view of Mount Kilimanjaro if the sky is clear enough to see.

Marangu ward is a beautiful countrysid...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Thursday 14th, March, 2019

The Glacier on Mount Kilimanjaro

When you look at Kilimanjaro Glacier at first, it would look like nothing more than a big smooth pile of slightly boring ice, on the second sight, they are eye catching and very attractive. So far there is much more to Kilimanjaro glaciers than just seeing it, for these basilicas of shiny blue-white ice, are dynamic geneses of climatic history and where they could also be provided that with an omen for an imminent natural disa...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Tuesday 12th, March, 2019

Mawenzi Technical Climbing

If you are an adventurer on mountain climbing, then probably this is one of your best places to visit in this third tallest peaks in Africa. Mawenzi is the second highest peak on Kilimanjaro seen from Kibo, Mawenzi looks less like a crater than a single lump of rough, rocky emerging from the Saddle. This is merely because its western side also happens to be it is highest and hides everything behind it. Mawenzi’s highest point ...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Thursday 7th, March, 2019

Tarangire national park home of african elephants

Herds of up to 300 elephants scratch the dry river bed for underground streams, while migratory wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, impala, gazelle, hartebeest and eland crowd the shrinking lagoons. It’s the greatest concentration of wildlife outside the Serengeti ecosystem a smorgasbord for predators and the one place in Tanzania where dry country antelope such as the stately fringe-eared Oryx and peculiar long-necked gerenuk are reg...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Tuesday 5th, March, 2019

A reason to go on a Tanzania Safari with us Lindo Travel & Tours

Tanzania is the most exciting tourist destination in the world. This is the land of the highest volcanic free-standing mountain (Kilimanjaro). It is also the home of the biggest Caldera in the world, with a most significant diversity of large African mammals and bird inside (Ngorongoro Crater). Tanzania is also the land of the spectacular plains of Serengeti, the famous area for the great Wildebeest migration. Tanzania’s coast...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Tuesday 5th, March, 2019

Ernest Hemingway's First Site of Mount Kilimanjaro

...as wide as the whole world, great, high, and unbelievably white in the sun, was the square top of Kilimanjaro.... ( Ernest Hemmingway ), The Snows of Kilimanjaro

Mt Kilimanjaro is a dormant volcano located in the Kilimanjaro National Park in the north of Tanzania and consists of three cones namely Kibo, Mawenzi, and Shira. The Uhuru peak on the Kibo-rim is at 5895m a.m.s.l. Africa’s highest point and also marks...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Monday 4th, March, 2019

Reasons for going on an African safari

An African safari is the best experience anyone can get through traveling, wildlife viewing in Africa has been made easy by the National Geographic documentary magazine, here one can visit the zoo and watch a variety of wildlife species or proceed to the national parks as well as reserves to view more of these animal species. Earning a successful safari can be got through contacting a professional tour operator who will be abl...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Saturday 2nd, March, 2019

Tanzania Camping Safaris

Tanzania Camping Safari is a unique way of enjoying the African safari in Tanzania. It is not only affordable but it is a great adventure to take in Africa. Imagine yourself under canvass under the African clear sky with Stars shining above you, or sitting around a campfire in the middle of nowhere in a public campsite at the center of Serengeti National Park’s endless Savannah plains.

We will organize an amazing camping...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Saturday 2nd, March, 2019

Zanzibar is a Wonderful Vacation Spot - in Africa

Zanzibar is known as an island paradise around the world. A wonderful vacation spot is actually a group of islands consisting of 2 large islands, Pemba and Unguja, and several other small islands. The beautiful vacation destination features the entire eastern coast plus miles and miles of sandy pristine beaches. Here are 10 reasons why you should head over to Zanzibar for your next vacation:

1. Fascinating History...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Friday 1st, March, 2019

10 Things You May not Know About Mount Kilimanjaro In Tanzania

It’s not until you face Mount Kilimanjaro’s magnificent slopes that you realize how influential this dormant volcano is on the landscape. It almost seems as though the entire continent of Africa rests upon its shoulders.

Mount Kilimanjaro is crowned in the glacier. The mountain dictates its own weather patterns and water flows. It provides a home to thousands of species of flora and fauna and contributes to the livelihoo...

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By ~ Lindo Travel | Tuesday 19th, February, 2019

Mount Kilimanjaro one of the World’s most accessible high summits

Kilimanjaro, by any name, is a metaphor for the compelling beauty of East Africa. When you see it, you understand why. Not only is this the highest peak on the African continent; it is also the tallest free-standing mountain in the world, rising in breathtaking isolation from the surrounding savannah elevation around 900 meters to an imperious 5,895 meters MASL (19,336 feet).

Kilimanjaro is one of the World’s ...

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