Archive for June, 2010

Documentary on Zanzibar and Kilimanjaro

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

A very nice documentary on France 5, also online until the 6th July. Subject: Zanzibar and the Kilimanjaro region, both presented by Tanzanians. A true invitation to travel.

You want to find out more on Zanzibar or the Kilimanjaro? Visit our pages on these 2 famous regions in Tanzanie:

A Luxury Safari in Tanzania

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

Un Hébergement de Luxe au SerengetiA new Tanzania Safari special Migration with Corto. Find yourself at the heart of the Great Wildebeests Migration in the Serengeti – and do it in style – with top quality accommodation – such as the Tarangire Treetops, the Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, the Kempinski Bilila Lodge and the Asilia Sayari Camp. Our very experimented guides, our know-how and our very well equipped 4×4 vehicles are as always there during your stay.

Check the full online program and contact us for a customized quotation…

Cleaners of the Savannah

Friday, June 25th, 2010

Tonight on Arte, a documentary on the Serengeti’s Great Migration of the Wildebeests and the Mara River crossings between Tanzania and Kenya. A must-see documentary. Corto is pleased to remind our customers and followers that we are one of the very few companies with a tented camp in this area. Please visit our pages on the Serengeti Great Migration and our Corto Camp Mara. We even have migration safari sample itineraries online.

Link to the Documentary onArte:

Tanzania Safari special Mara River – see our sample itineraries:

Around the world in 80 days

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

Congratulations to the young “Guillaume” who under a France Soir initiative, does a stopover here in Tanzania, between the Kilimanjaro and the Serengeti. Good luck for the Kili climb, and thank you for sharing the beautiful pictures from the flight and hot air balloon Serengeti experience.

The Kilimanjaro on TV

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

This week, the Mount Kilimanjaro is in the spotlight. 2 Documentaries have been shown, one on the BBC, the other on French Channel France5. The famous mountain is as mystical as ever. Corto Safari, your Kili trek partner is also in the spotlight concerning the fair treatment and payment of our porters, and the respect of the environment in the Kilimanjaro National Park.

See the documentaries online:

Turkish Airlines in Tanzania

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

Last week, Turkish Airlines has for the first time flown to Tanzania. With 3 flights a week from Istanbul, very competitive prices, and good connexions to all European countries, it’s good news for us in Tanzania.

Visit for timetables and prices.

1st Day 1st Post

Monday, June 21st, 2010

This is the first entry on Corto’s English blog. Hello to everyone from Tanzania, where we are preparing our 2010 touristic season. It will be a very exciting one. We will give you more details soon, but I can already say that Corto will be launching this year many new products. New accommodation, new vehicles, new itineraries… We want to make sure more than ever that your safari in Tanzania with Corto will be one of these trips you will never forget.