In the last couple of years, Tanzania has been doing relatively well in terms of tourism and hospitality. This East African nation with abundant amount of natural beauty is set to become a prominent tourism hub on the African continent. Tanzania is home to several natural wonders including Mount Kilimanjaro, Mafia Island, Selous game reserve and Gombe stream national park and others. All these destinations have their own charm and have been attracting admirers from around the globe.
Tanzania is attracting tourists in growing numbers
While international tourism continues to grow, Tanzanian tourism authorities are working to double the tourist footfall to 2.5 million annually. To accommodate these growing tourist numbers, hotels in the country are slated to increase as well. Tanzania’s hotel industry is ready to witness a strong expansion over next couple of years. 3The country will add around 300 hotel rooms to its existing inventory by the end of 2015. While, around 144 rooms will be added in 2016, another 200 rooms will supplement the room supply in 2018. Read More
Published in: IDS Next Africa
By: Rajesh P Yadav