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Chaka Adventures - Destinations and Attractions

Tanzania attractions and destinations is one of the most diverse and enchanting countries in the world. Exotic combinations of landscapes, people, history and culture offer the traveller a unique and inspiring experience. There is the snow-capped summit of Mount Kilimanjaro and the sun-kissed beaches of Zanzibar, the vast herds of game grazing on the Serengeti plains and the slow volcanic eruption of Ol Donyo Lengai. With so much natural wealth, it?s no wonder that Tanzania has something for everyone.

Udzungwa National Park

Udzungwa National Park - Covers 1,990 square kilometres and is particularly suitable for hiking and climbing with trails through the rainforest and on the escarpment.

Udzungwa is also known for its fabulous waterfalls

The plateau is a natural lookout with views of sugar plantations against a patchwork of grassland and mountain forest extending over 100 kilometres. The centrepiece is the Sanje River which reinvents itself as a spectacular waterfall, plunging 170 meters through the forest to land in a spray of mist in the valley below.

Two types of monkeys, the Iringa red colobus monkey and the Sanje Crested Mangabey, are endemic to the Udzungwa Mountains and are no found elsewhere in the mountains of Eastern Tanzania . Furthermore Udzungwa is particularly alluring to birdwatchers.

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