A complete destination
Capricorn Beach Cottages is in a convenient location for the intrepid traveller. Sitting on the northern coastline of Tanzania, visitors can access many other famous regional attractions: 7 UNESCO sites, national parks, mountains, ruins, beaches, marine parks and more.
Northern Tanzania hosts three of the top five natural wonders of the whole of Africa:
• The Serengeti
• Mount Kilimanjaro
• Ngorongoro Crater
Visible on clear days across the channel, Zanibar is a short flight or boat ride away from Pangani. Influenced by Sumerians, Assyrians, Egyptians, Phonecians, Indians, Chinese, Persians, Portuguse, Omani Arabs, Dutch and British over the centuries, it radiates rich natural and cultural heritage.
Pemba Island and Mafia Island
Explore these islands the way nature intended, with beautiful beaches, natural forests and an outstanding diving location. This infrastructure on this island is less than Zanzibar, also meaning fewer tourists.
Saadani Game Reserve
For an overnight or weekend excursion, enjoy the wildlife and beach at the same time. It includes the former Saadani game reserve, the former Mkwaja ranch area, the Wami River as well as the Zaraninge Forest. http://www.saadanipark.org/
They are estimated to be at least 100 million years old.
• Climb Mtumbi peak (2270m) or Kideghe peak (2215m) the highest peaks
• Hike or bike through the mountains
• Cultural walks, visit villages, farms, markets
• Visit a tea factory
• Visit a waterfall
Walkthrough Tongoni, a small fishing village encompassing 15th century ruins of a mosque and forty tombs.
Gallanos Hot Sulphur Springs
Take a bath in this active springs which flows to form a stream along to the Ziggi River. It is believed to be a magical arthritis and skin ailments cure.