Tanzania Tours

TANZANIA IN BRIEF

United Republic of Tanzania

Neighboring Countries:  Kenya, Comoros, Mozambique & Malawi, Zambia, Rwanda, Burundi, & the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Independence:               9th Dec 1961.

Currency:Tanzanian Shilling (TZS)

Population:Estimated at 55.57 million people, composed of

Capital City:Dodoma & former capital Dar es Salaam (largest)

Number of languages: 100 languages in total

Common languages:Swahili & English

Religion:                        Roman Catholic, Protestants, Pentecostals, Adventists, Buddhists, Hindus, Baha’is &Traditionalists.

Climate / best time to Visit

Generally all year round

March, April through May(Heavy rainy season)

November – December(Short rainy season)

June, July, August, September & October (Long dry season)

January & February (Short dry season)