One common thing loved by all Tanzanians-over 120 different tribes with unique cultures is nothing better than festivals – be it a massive cultural celebration, traditional barbeque festivals, music & dance, arts, crafts, food, traditional sports, exotic and authentic events like Goat Race, Dhow festival, the farmers Day celebrations, film festivals and off course the Kilimanjaro Marathon held on the foot of the highest free standing Mountain in the world-The Kilimanjaro
Known as the Africa’s cultural melting pot, Tanzania offers a wide range of world class festivals organized in different parts of the country. Each festival brings on table something unique with a great taste. Our festivals vary in style, content and ambience, providing something for everyone.
Most importantly you can plan your safari and Kilimanjaro trekking activities to coincide with one of these professionally organized authentic events – you will be surprised!
Mark your diary!
So here is the list of MUST see festivals in Tanzania;
1. Karibu Travel and Trade Fair
2. The Four Corners Cultural Programme Festival – Haydom
3. Mwakakongwa Festivals
4. Zanzibar International Film Festival – ZIF
5. Kilimanjaro Marathon
6.Serengeti Cultural Festival
Source: Tanzania Tourist Board – Things to do