Tanzania is an extraordinary country, which offers the gap year traveller every extreme of landscape and experience. You can move effortlessly between Lake Victoria, the largest lake in Africa, to a challenging climb up the slopes of the awe-inspiring Mount Kilimanjaro. Take a game drive over the vast plains of the Serengeti, then relax and enjoy some laid-back island life by the azure seas of Zanzibar. Want to do something that really matters on your gap year? Volunteer as a teacher, in an orphanage or with young mums and ensure your gap year is a complete and fulfilling experience. For the daring explorers among you there's the chance to conquer Kili on the ultimate African mountain climb. So go wild in Africa and take time out in Tanzania, for a truly tremendous gap year trip!Tanzania Key Facts
2-12 weeks from £489489
Teach Life Skills and Love in this worthwhile project
See another side to Africa with this rewarding and life-changing volunteer experience and make a real difference to kids' lives in orphanages in Tanzania.
2-12 weeks from £489489
Rewarding teaching at local primary schools
Nurture young minds and develop the brains of Tanzania's tomorrow in nursery and primary schools! Get great teaching experience, make a real difference in the community, and see a unique side of African life.
34 or 35 days from £2,004 £2,5052004
An epic overland experience across amazing Africa
Enjoy an unforgettable 35-day journey through Africa on this epic overland adventure tour! Discover South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zambia, Malawi and Tanzania, and experience unique safaris and cultural activities!
23 days from £2,4092409
23 days of volunteering, fun & adventure!
Experience Tanzania on this Volunteer & Adventure trip! Combine two and a half weeks volunteering with kids at schools or orphanages in Arusha and an amazing 10-day overland tour in Tanzania and Zanzibar.
58 days from £3,872 £4,7003872
An epic African adventure!
Spend 58 unforgettable days travelling through 8 African countries, including Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, and South Africa! Enjoy unforgettable game drives and see magical sights on this once in a lifetime adventure.
10 days from £1,487 £1,7491487
Safari adventures + beach & island time in Africa!
Take off on an awesome 10-day African overland adventure in Tanzania & Zanzibar. Go on safari in the Serengeti and the Ngorongoro Crater before relaxing on the paradise island of Zanzibar!
22 days from £1,492 £1,8651492
From Zanzibar to Kruger and everything inbetween!
Journey across Africa and discover wild plains, roaming wildlife and exquisite island beaches. Explore the spice island of Zanzibar, Lake Malawi, Victoria Falls, Kruger National Park and more!
7 days from £1,4791479
Trek to the top of Africa's highest peak
Take the Marangu Route and scale to the highest point in Africa at the summit of Kilimanjaro, trekking through majestic rainforest and stunning snow-scape scenery.