– The cheetah’s name derives from the Hindu word “Chita” which simply means “the spotted one” – Why the cheetah is not a true cat; true cats have retractable claws which are missing in the cheetah. – Cheetahs are the fastest land mammal at a speed of up to 110 km/hr. – Young cheetahs resemble

There are seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Tanzania including the Serengeti, Selous National Park, Ngorongoro Crater and Stone Town on Zanzibar. Source: Tanzania Tourist Board – Did you know?


– Arusha is called the safari capital because most of the safari destinations are fairly close to Arusha. Famous places such as Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, and Kilimanjaro are all in the northern Tanzania. – Arusha’s clock tower is the midway point between Cape Town in South Africa and Cairo in Egypt. Source: Tanzania Tourist Board

Mountain Ol Doinyo Lengai is located 220 Kilometers away from Arusha town, Tanzania. “Ol Doinyo Lengai” means “The Mountain of God” in the Maasai language of the native people. Read More Source: Tanzania Tourist Board – Did you know?