Top Travel Destinations In Tanzania Perfect For Solo Female Travelers : Listed among the greatest travel destinations in the World, Tanzania has recently become a prepared African safari destination for solo female travelers and female travelers at large.

With a rise is more sole female travelers exploring the world, if you are planning to visit Tanzania as a sole female traveler. This article lists and details the best places to visit in this magical destination.


The magical Zanzibar Island is a great beach destination in Africa bounded by world-class beaches with white sands, blue waters and coral wilderness. The clear blue waters and a variety of marine life facilitate several amazing water sports such as snorkeling, kite surfing, deep sea fishing and swimming with dolphins.

Zanzibar Island is a world-renowned diving site among divers, the island has plenty of diving sites with many marine creatures to see while on diving excursions.

Also, Zanzibar Island has many fascinating historical and cultural sites which you can visit to enrich your Zanzibar experience, these include Stone Town – a World Heritage Site.

Zanzibar Island is a safe destination which makes it a perfect place for female solo travelers in Tanzania, the island provides a stunning backdrop for Instagram photos, fascinating culture and history to immerse yourself into around the island.

One of the important things to note while on a solo travel to Zanzibar, is that the island is 99% Muslim. Because of the religion, make sure you wear appropriately around the island. Wear clothes that cover your knees and shoulders most especially during Ramadan, however at the beaches you can walk in bikinis.

In addition to relaxing on the beach, you can embark on a rewarding safari adventure in the main-land – Tanzania’s wildlife safari destinations such as Lake Manyara National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Serengeti National Park among others.

A Tanzania wildlife safari offer you a chance to explore the savannah plains and spot several animals such as lions, buffaloes, elephants, rhinos, leopards among others.


Serengeti National Park is a renowned wildlife destination popular for hosting a huge wildlife population including the Big Five – lions, leopards, buffaloes, rhinos and elephants and the Great Wildebeest Migration.

Serengeti National Park offers an extra ordinary wildlife experience unique to the vast endless plains, the park spans 14,750 square kilometers comprising of mainly open grasslands, hilly woodlands and savannah.

 The remarkable Serengeti National Park is home to world’s largest population of predators including lions, leopards, hyenas and cheetahs. The park also hosts the Great Migration which is the largest migration of land animals on the planet.

What makes Serengeti National Park perfect for female sole travelers in Tanzania

  • Serengeti National Park is a safe Tanzania safari destination and the Serengeti Safaris are safe, guide and well organized thus perfect for solo travelers
  • The verdant plains and incredible wildlife in Serengeti National Park provide an ideal environment for animal and nature photography as women love photography.


 Ngorongoro Conservation Area coined as “Africa’s Garden of Eden” is a great destination for solo female travelers, Ngorongoro is ranked as a top destination renowned for hosting the largest intact unfilled caldera which is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The Ngorongoro Crater is home to massive population for wildlife recorded to be about 25,000 animals, the crater is also hosts the Olduvai Gorge – one of the world’s most important paleoanthropological sites.

What makes Ngorongoro Conservation Area perfect for solo female travelers

  • Ngorongoro crater is a safe Tanzania safari destination and its safari are well organized and are done in company of professional guides.
  • It is very convenient to combine it with a Tanzania safari to Serengeti National Park.


Located in north of Tanzania, Lake Manyara National Park provides a unique wilderness experience. The park features diverse landscape such as the Rift Valley Soda Lake – Lake Manyara, open grasslands, dense woodlands and stunning mountainsides.

Lake Manyara National Park is a famous home for the tree climbing lions and huge flocks of pink flamingoes on the shores of Lake Manyara, other animals found in Lake Manyara National Park include large herds of elephants, giraffes, baboons, zebras, rhinos among others.

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Tree Climbing Lions

What makes Lake Manyara National Park a great destination for solo female travelers

  • Lake Manyara National Park is home to huge flocks of flamingoes creating a pink plumage around the shores, this mind – blowing scenery creates a beautiful lake scenery is adored by most ladies.
  • Lake Manyara National Park offers great photography opportunities
  • Lake Manyara National Park offers many thrilling safari activities including night game drives, biking along the shores of the lake, guided forest walk, scenic bush picnic and cultural visits the local villages.


Renowned for its scenic landscape dotted with the iconic baobab trees, Tarangire National Park is a perfect destination to visit as a solo traveler on a Tanzania safari. The park is home to large herds of elephants and other wildlife species including lions, leopards, buffaloes, zebras among others.

What makes Tarangire National Park perfect for solo female travelers

  • Tarangire National Park offers authentic safari experience and adventure which is what solo travelers be looking for
  • Tarangire National Park is a short drive of approximately 2 hours from Arusha City making the journey less tiring
  • Within the vicinity of Kolo, there are hundreds of ancient rock paintings that can be visited for a more enriching safari experience.


Also called Kili, Mountain Kilimanjaro is the highest free-standing mountain in the world and the tallest mountain in Africa, this dormant volcano stands at the elevation of 5,895 meters with three volcanic cones that is Kibo, Mawenzi and Shira.

To get to the mountain’s snow-capped peak is a dream come true to many travelers including solo female travelers, standing at the top of volcano makes you to be standing at the top of Africa.


Tanzania offers unforgettable safari experience and beach holiday adventures which you will enjoy as a solo female traveler.

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