Kalambo Falls in Tanzania is the Africa’s second tallest free leaping or single drop waterfall second to one of the tiers of Tugela Falls in South Africa rising at 221m. Kalambo falls are generated from Kalambo River which defines the Tanzania-Zambia border all the way into the vast Lake Tanganyika. The falls are some of the tallest uninterrupted falls in Africa.
Visiting the Kalambo Falls in Tanzania will give you an opportunity to explore the falls as well as the local communities around the falls. The falls are also one of the most important archaeological sites in Tanzania. On top of the falls you there is as ite that appears to have been occupies throughout much of the stone Age and early Age period. The earliest tools and other remains discovered there may be over 300,000 years old, including evidence for the use of fire.
Best time to visit the Kalambo falls in Tanzania is during May and June when waterfall has a high flow of water. But this depends on how much rainfall the region gets during its rainy season from January through April. The flow diminishes as the year progresses. Some of the locals say that around October or November, the falls probably won’t look impressive.
Where to stay during your visit of the Kalambo Falls in Tanzania
Lodge options to stay near Kalambo Falls in Tanzania range from Budget, mid-range to luxury options. You will choose what to stay in depending on your interests and budget. Lodge options include Isanga Bay Lodge and Liemba Beach Lodge among others. Contact us here for booking and reservation details
Tanzania Visa and work permit Advice
You will need to purchase the tourist visa. Many tourists prefer obtaining their visas before they come to Tanzania but visas can be obtained easily upon arrival at any entry point in Tanzania upon paying USD100.00 for Tourist Visa you will be able to get it immediately. Proof of yellow fever vaccination and a COVID-19 free certificate may be asked if arriving from affected countries. Visa, work permit and other entry and exit conditions such as customs and quarantine regulations can change regularly. We advise you contact your local Tanzanian embassy or here for the latest travel information to Tanzania.
Tanzania Vehicle Hire Services
Eco Adventure Safaris will help you organize transport in Tanzania depending on interest, budget and the nature of roads in such selected locations to see in the park. We recommend Customized 4×4 Land Cruisers which costs from USD200-250 per vehicle per day with Driver/Fixer or 4×4 Safari Vans from USD200 per Van per day with driver. For us to estimate how much it will cost in terms of fuel, we will need to look at your schedule to establish mileage and distance to be travelled.
Why book with Eco Adventure Safaris your Trip to Kalambo Falls in Tanzania?
Eco Adventure Safaris is experienced in organizing amazing safari experiences to Tanzania. We are also highly rated and reviewed on trip Advisor. We combine Tanzania safaris with eco-friendly and unforgettable high-end adventure and wildlife safaris that help preserve biodiversity, conserve wildlife and uplift local communities, these include gorilla trekking, chimpanzee trekking, Big 5 safaris and game viewing, Mountain Hiking, Boat cruises excursions and Cultural encounters to give you a memorable and best African Safari experience including popular and great African safari destinations Kenya, Botswana and Namibia. Feel free to contact us about visiting Kalambo Falls in Tanzania.