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Our Sustainable Tourism Revolution Is Underway

Since before the Pandemic sunk its claws into the tourism industry, we have been planning a new way to operate. A way which connects us legitimately with the communities and the wildlife surrounding us. It serves to bring our visitors closer to the people...
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Safari in Tanzania - Addressing Frequently Asked Questions

The name Tanzania conjures up images of wildebeest stampeding across vast savannah, rain forests teeming with monkeys and birdlife, and great plains brimming with legions of game. All of these natural wonders and more are on offer in this exceptionally di...
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Conquering Kilimanjaro's Lemosho Route: A Comprehensive Guide for First-Timers

Mount Kilimanjaro, the majestic peak that towers over Tanzania, beckons adventurers from around the globe. With its snow-capped summit, diverse ecosystems, and challenging ascent, Kilimanjaro is a true test of physical and mental fortitude. For first-time...
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The UK 's first regional schools environmental awards founded and funded by a Tent With a View

Climate science was bringing the message home in ever more strident terms. Society was starting to itch. Extinction Rebellion were rattling cages, Greta was already a youth icon and teachers were starting to accept that Fridays are strike days for some of...
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The Serengeti: A Safari for Conservation

Close your eyes for a moment and imagine this: you're on a journey of a lifetime, deep within the heart of the African wilderness. Seated in a sturdy Land Rover, a reliable companion amidst the vastness of Serengeti National Park. A gentle breeze carries ...
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A Family Safari in Tanzania: A Tent with a View's Guide to Unforgettable Adventures

Welcome to the wild heart of Africa, where your family's dreams of a remarkable safari adventure come true. As A Tent with a View Safari, we pride ourselves on offering you an extraordinary experience in Tanzania's most breathtaking national parks and res...
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The Best Times to Visit Tanzania: A Year-round Adventure with Tent with a View

Welcome to Tanzania, a land of awe-inspiring landscapes, diverse wildlife, and rich cultural heritage. As the proud representative of Tent with a View, we want to guide you through the best times to visit our beautiful country. Whether you are an avid wil...
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The Waterways Of Serengeti And Lake Victoria - Tanzania’s Own Okavango

Serengeti national park and Lake Victoria may be two of the most evocative names in safari Africa, but few realise their proximity. The iconic park’s Western Corridor protects the game rich lands between the great Mbalangeti and Grumeti rivers, both of wh...
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Guide for the Kilimanjaro - Machame route

The Machame route, also known as the "Whiskey" route, is one of the most popular routes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. It is a scenic and challenging route that takes you through diverse landscapes, from lush rainforest to alpine desert and finally to the sn...
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Why Classic Tanzania Safari Circuit may not be the best option, and what are the alternatives.

If you're looking for a Tanzania safari experience that is away from the crowds and offers a more exclusive wildlife viewing experience, the classic Tanzania northern circuit including Central Serengeti, Ngorongoro crater, Lake Manyara and Tarangire Natio...
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Saving Saadani's Green Turtles

Saadani is a unique national park, not only in Tanzania, but anywhere in the world.The possibility of witnessing rare green turtles hatching just metres from where lions may be denning with their young is an image few could fail to be excited by. Tidal sa...
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10 Reasons Why a Tanzania Safari is the Ultimate Adventure!

Tanzania is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Africa, and it's no surprise why. The country boasts a rich cultural heritage, stunning scenery, and some of the most incredible wildlife on the planet. A Tanzania Safari offers an experience unl...
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Tanzania Entry Requirements: Everything You Need to Know - 2024 update

A Tanzania safari is an incredible adventure. However, before embarking on your journey, it’s useful to get the low-down on entry requirements. Whether you are a first-time or experienced traveller you don’t want to get caught out. Here, we'll provide you...
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Discovering the Wonders of Tanzania: A First-Time Safari Guide

Going on your first Tanzania safari can be an exciting and exhilarating experience. This article will guide you through what to expect, including the best time to go, what to pack, and what animals you can expect to see on your adventure. Introduction:Tan...
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Kilimanjaro Marangu Route: The Ultimate Guide to Conquering Africa's Tallest Peak

If you're looking for an adventure of a lifetime, climbing Kilimanjaro's Marangu route should be on your bucket list. Mount Kilimanjaro is Africa's tallest peak and attracts thousands of hikers and adventurers every year. While there are many routes to th...
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A Zanzibari Wedding

If I am brutally honest, I was somewhat reluctant to accept the booking from a lovely lady in Slovakia who wanted to escape Europe with her fiance and get married away from it all in Zanzibar. She said that it had always been her dream, from when she was ...
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Bush Rover Ultimate Experience by Caitriona Carey

It’s a cool Serengeti sunrise, the wind has died but I’m happy to wrap a Masai blanket around my shoulders and take my seat. From a magisterial elevation, I survey the animal scape before me. Elephants fresh from crossing the river, asleep among a glade o...
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Saving Tanzania's national parks

One of the major issues anticipated during the Covid-19 pandemic has been encroachment into Tanzania’s national parks. With no tourists, there are far fewer eyes to raise the alarm if bad things begin to occur. There is also a drastic loss of revenue for ...
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The Bush Rover Suites - The Ultimate Metamorphosis

Around 15 years ago, I overheard a late night conversation between David and Masa about the ultimate “Tent with a View” design – a Land Rover that transforms into a 14 x 16 foot bedroom with a flush loo in the passenger seat and a bath tub in the boot! I ...
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The Story of the Incredibly Funky Maasai Shoes

If you walked for miles or jogged for hours each day across open plains strewn with thorns, you wouldn’t compromise on footwear would you? Nor do the Maasai warriors of Tanzania. For them it’s a rite of passage to claim your first tyre tread sandals and n...
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My First Tanzania Safari in the great Selous Game Reserve

I remember my first visit to Tanzania like it was yesterday when, in fact it was over 25 years ago! I felt so lucky to be going even though I was still a student strapped for cash. Clutching my precious flight ticket, obtained after what felt like an eter...
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