Tanzania destination is rich and gifted with many highlands that offer spectacular topology in various areas of the country like; the Northern Arc Mountains, Eastern Arc Mountains, Crater Highlands, and Southern Arc Mountains. These areas have made Tanzania destination to become one of the attracting places for mountain climbing, trekking, hiking, and viewing points. A good example is when climbing mount Meru, you will get a nice view of Mount Kilimanjaro’s snow cap.
Tanzania destination has a number of the world’s first class and famous mountains. Tanzania acts as the roof of Africa because it has the highest mountain in Africa and the first free-standing mountain in the world the Kilimanjaro Mountain. Kilimanjaro Mountain, one of the dormant mountains in the world has 19,340 feet (5,895m) of height above sea level. The three summits of Mount Kilimanjaro are known as Shira, Kibo and Mawenzi. Kibo summit is the highest summit among the other two and it is located in the center of the mountain. Kilimanjaro mountain’s snow capped top attracts worldwide trekkers.
Apart from Mount. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania has a number of other famous and attracting mountains like; the second highest mountains in Tanzania and the fifth in Africa, Mount Meru. Mount. Meru has 4,566 meters of height and it offers diversity of attractions including; game-filled lower slopes, chattering forests with tropical birds and monkeys, a spectacular crater and, throughout the year nice views of famous snows across the Steppe. The other mountains that attracts Hiking, Flower watching, Bird watching, Picnic sites, and Culture tourism include; Oldonyo Lengai, meaning the ‘Mountain Of God’, the only active Soda Carbonate volcano in the world and is located in the northern part of Tanzania, Mount Hanan’g (Northern part of Tanzania), Rungwe Mountains, found in the Southwest of Tanzania, Usambara Mountains (Eastern Arc Mountains), Uluguru Mountains (Eastern Arc Mountains), Udzungwa Mountains (South Central of Tanzania), and Monduli Mountains in the Northern part of Tanzania.
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