Northwest Tanzania

Northwest Tanzania is known as Africa's Great Lakes region, because it is home to Tanzania's portion of Lake Victoria in the north and in the west.

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is a city in Northwest Tanzania on the southern edge of Lake Victoria. Photo: Simisa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in . Beautifully situated on the shores of . Photo: Erasmus Kamugisha, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the capital of 's and is classified as a municipality by the Tanzanian government. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

is a city located in western . It is the capital of Rukwa Region and the municipal seat of Urban District with postcode number 55100. Photo: leveypa, CC BY 2.0.


is a city, with a population of 128,796, situated in the north west of The United Republic of on the south western shores of . Photo: Andrewcoe22, Public domain.

is a city in of Tanzania, East Africa with a postcode number 50100.

National Park lies on the eastern shore of in , .

is a town in Northwest Tanzania with around a population of 25,000 in 2012.

is a small village in Northwest , on the eastern shore of .

Northwest Tanzania

Latitude of center
-4.1° or 4° 6' south
Longitude of center
32.1333° or 32° 7' 59.9" east

Also Known As

  • Chinese: 西北坦桑尼亚
  • French: Tanzanie du Nord-Ouest
  • Italian: Tanzania occidentale
  • Russian: Северо-западная Танзания

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