Tanzania

Tanzania is the largest country in . Modern Tanzania combines two areas that at other times have been governed separately: Tanganyika on the coast of the African mainland and the island of Zanzibar nearby.

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was founded in 1862 by Sultan Seyyid Majid of on the site of the village of Mzizima. Photo: Roland, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is an inactive strato-volcano in Tanzania, near the border with . Photo: ZSM, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, officially City, is the national capital of Tanzania and the capital of , with a population of 410,956. Photo: Massimiliano, CC BY 2.0.

is a semi-autonomous archipelago off the coast of Tanzania, consisting of Island, , and many smaller islands. Photo: Yoni Lerner, CC BY 2.0.

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stretches from the northern border to Kenya to in the south, borders on the Indian Ocean in the east and the west with the area of . Photo: Eismcsquare, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the hot humid region of Tanzania including the principal city and most of the country's Indian Ocean coastline. Photo: Inisheer, CC BY 2.5.

is in the plateau region of Tanzania, with grasslands and national parks in its south, and arable land in the north. Photo: Muhammad Mahdi Karim, GFDL.

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. Photo: Simisa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a highland region in southwestern Tanzania, at the northern end of Lake Malawi. Photo: PJvanErp, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Tanzania. See this page's contributions. Photo: Muhammad Mahdi Karim, GFDL.