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The game parks of the Northern and Southern Circuits contain some of the most spectacular concentrations of wildlife found in Tanzania. It is no wonder that these game parks are world renowned, unparalleled in concentrations of wildlife.
Kilimanjaro is not only the highest mountain in Africa, rising 4,877m above the surrounding plains to 5,895m, but also one of the largest volcanoes in the world, covering an area of some 388,500 hectares.
Set like a jewel in tranquil coral waters, one of the world's most beautiful islands – Zanzibar. It's name evokes a romantic past. To the shores of these islands came Sumerians, Assyrians, Hindus, Egyptians, Phoenicians, Arabians, Chinese, Malaysians, and the Portuguese, all sailing in on Monsoon winds.
“You will not regret it. The trip of a lifetime!"
– Gail and Matthew
The Big 5 Africa Safari Tours are renowned experts on climbing Mount Kilimanjaro and organizing custom safaris. Our special area of expertise is touring Tanzania’s famous national parks of the Northern Circuit: Serengeti and Ngorongoro and Southern Circuit: Selous and Rwaha. Our company provides clean, well-serviced four-wheel drive transportation, experienced guides, cooks and accommodation.
Safety is our number one prioirty while delivering an unparalleled travel experience of a lifetime.
All of our clients are provided with specific guidance on how to prepare for a trip. An extremely thorough checklist that helps our travellers pack the apprpriate clothing, supplies and necessities while not packing too much. An example for our Mt. Kilimanjaro climb checklist, ‘pack an extra pair of shoes that are one size bigger than than your everyday shoes.’ Our team knows the adventurous travel business and will help guide you through an absolutely amazing experience when you travel so that you return home safely and full of phenomenal memories and stories.
It’s on the Northern Circuit that clients find spectacular natural wonders harboring an incredible diversity of plant and animal species. The company’s tours include the spell-binding Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest free standing mountain in Africa and the only one to sport snow year-round; exotic islands of the Zanzibar archipelago and some of the largest and finest game reserves on the continent.
There is plenty more to see and do than just these well-known Northern Tanzanian landmarks. For instance, it’s in this region that clients are most likely to see the famous Big Five group of animals. Buffalo, leopards, rhinoceros, lions and elephants all call this region home and many of them are concentrated in the national parks.
It is on Tanzania’s Northern Circuit where visitors are most likely to see the famous Maasai, whose traditional culture centered on cattle, or the Bantu, who are known for their cultivation practices. Likewise, it is here that clients can glimpse the Hadzabe, one of the last hunter-gatherer societies left on earth.
Big 5 Africa Safari Tours & Travel does more than just follow set itineraries around the region’s most popular attractions. It also allows for customization by clients. Need to watch the entire wildebeest migration from start to finish? Have a particular interest in bats? With Big 5 Africa Safari Tours & Travel, anything is possible.