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Did you know?

  • The stomach of crocodile has a size of football ball, he eats little, but many times per day.
  • Hippo weights 3,2 tones and is one of the heaviest land mammals.
  • Giraffe is one of the rare animals that have horns at birth.
  • The elephants walk on tiptoe, because under their heel they have thick layer of fat.
  • The biggest snakes of the world can eat a human in one time and a meal lasts for one year.
  • Flamingos get the color of their feathers because of their specific nutrition.
  • African elephant can run faster then a human and can walk several hours without any rest.
  • In first year of hippo’s life 45% of them die.
  • Shark is swimming with average speed of 3km/h and maximum speed of 95 km/h.
  • Giraffe has a same number of vertebrae like most of the mammals, but theirs are much longer.
  • Bushbabies got a name because of their sounds that reminded first explorers of crying babies.
  • Elephants communicate through vibrations that they make by hitting the ground with their feet.
  • Most of the elephants sleep standing and only 2-3 hours per day.
  • Hippo can stay 5 minutes under the water-surface and can even run on the bottom of the lake.
  • The biggest known shark in the world was 13 meters long and had 15 tones
  • Leopard likes to drink water everyday, but he can stay without it up to one month.
  • Wild elephant can eat 230 kg of food and drink 125 liters of water per day sometimes at once.
  • Near relative of African ostrich is South American nandu and Australian emus.
  • Ostrich, zebra and giraffe can kill with their kick even the mighty lion.
  • Turtles, birds and crocs like to rest on the backs of hippos.
  • African tribes are hunting bushbabies by leaving a palm wine in the forest and collecting drunk animals from it.
  • Warthog can run 50 km/h and they are very skillful to defend themselves.
  • The head of the rhino weights 200 kg.
  • Black leopard or Panther was first considered as different species, but in same family can be puppies of normal and black colour.
  • The biggest turtle in the world is belonging to the species of leatherback and weights 752 kg.
  • The grey rat is living everywhere in the world except polar countries. One couple can have up to 800 babies in just one year.
  • Insect-eating bats produce ultrasound of very high frequency, with echoes that bounce back, they get all necessary information.
  • One of the most shamefaced animals in area of high and low tide is octopus.
  • The longest recorded jump of bushbaby from one branch to another was more then 7 meters.
  • From 1830 on each year 10 to 30 thousand slaves were sold at slave market on Zanzibar.
  • Coconut palm can live up to 100 years but can reproduce only 20 years.
  • Warthog’s only enemies are lion and leopard.
  • In darkness leopard can see 6 times and hear 2 times better then human.
  • Monkey species of red colobus are living only in forest Jozani on Zanzibar Island.
  • Cheetahs are running 120 km/h, but only 20 seconds. This is still enough for successful hunting.
  • Insectivorous bats obtain most of the water they need from their prey, cave bats can lick up condensation.

Company profile

Like many people also I had a big wish to go to Africa. Many years ago my wish came true and I was lucky enough to get the best safari guide there is. Mr. Godfrey made my first trip in Africa unforgettable and after returning back to Tanzania as a tour guide every year, he also became my very good friend. As a team we were working really well together, always helping each other and we had a same idea what is the goal of our work: “We want to make our clients as happy and satisfied as possible.”

The best part of our work and friendship was the fact that we both were many years working in tourism and in those years we gained an enormous knowledge. Today we know each other so well that many times words are not necessary we can read each others thoughts. After some years it was Godfrey’s idea that a team like us should establish a travel agency so our business today is result of long and sincere friendship.

General Manager
Minka Kahric

SUNSET AFRICA LIMITED is a local company, founded by experienced people working long time in travel industry. Main office of the company is in Arusha. All our staff is well trained and educated with minimum 3 years of experiences in travel industry. We work with professional safari guides with 3-8 years of experiences from guiding safari all over Tanzania, some of them also from guiding in neighbouring countries.

All our safari guides:

  • are fluent in English and Swahili, some also in French, Italian, Spanish and German,
  • are committed to their work,
  • like to work with clients from all over the world
  • they love their work,
  • they will do their best to make your trip unforgettable
  • with many years of experiences they are very good animal trackers,
  • they have wide knowledge about wildlife (not only big cats but also birds, reptiles…), flora, geography as well as history, culture, tradition, heritage, life of African tribes etc.,
  • are aware of the importance of nature, its preservation and conservation,
  • they are the best solution to get the most out of your trip,

Also the rest of our team includes responsible and friendly staff always willing to help you. Let us show you what we can do for you.

We specialise in the following:

  • Wildlife Safaris to Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Arusha National Park etc.
  • Beach Holidays to Zanzibar islands with some of the best trips and tours like Dolphine tour, Prison Island, Spice tour etc.
  • Mountain trekking to the highest mountain of Africa well-known Kilimanjaro and to lower but not less attractive Mount Meru
  • Cultural tourism to amazing African tribes, to less visited areas and villages

We offer you:

  • All necessary bookings
  • Reasonable prices
  • Excellent service

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