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6 interesting facts about Tanzania

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Tanzania is a beautiful and exotic destination, full of surprises, adventure and unforgettable encounters with wildlife and people. Here are 6 fun facts about Tanzania that you probably did not know yet!

  • Tanzania has the largest concentration of wildlife animals per square kilometer, with more than 4 million wild animals and representatives of 430 species and subspecies.
  • Tanzania is the only country that has mapped out a minimum of 25% of its total land mass to wildlife parks and conservation areas.
  • About 33% of the Tanzanian population is illiterate.
  • Over 120 languages are spoken in Tanzania.
  • Approximately 25,000 people attempt to summit Mount Kilimanjaro annually. Approximately two-thirds are successful (people who climb with Ajabu Adventures have even a succes rate of 95%). Altitude-related problems is the most common reason climbers turn back.
  • The Serengeti National Park eco-system is the oldest on the planet.

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