Largest lakes & reservoirs in Tanzania by acresThis is a comparison for lakes within Tanzania > - Compared by surface area in acres.
Note: For some lakes, "Largest Lakes - Acres" data is unknown or does not apply, so this table may display fewer lakes than the total 6 articles we have published for Tanzania lakes.
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|Lake name||Surface area in acres||Lake description|
(African Great Lakes, Central, Kagera, Kenya, Mara, Mwanza, Nyanza, Tanzania, Uganda, Western)
|17,000,350 ac||Also known as Victoria Nyanza, Victoria Ukerewe, Victoria Nalubaale
Lake Victoria — also known as Victoria Nyanza, Ukerewe, and Nalubaale — rakes in the superlatives: it is the largest lake on the African continent b…
(African Great Lakes, Burundi, Congo (DRC), Kigoma, Rukwa, Tanzania, Zambia)
Located in the Western Great Rift Valley of Africa, the crystal clear water of Lake Tanganyika reaches across four countries – Burundi, Zambia, Democr…
(African Great Lakes, Iringa, Malawi, Manda Wilderness, Mbeya, Mozambique, Ruvuma, Tanzania, The Lakeshore)
|7,314,319 ac||Also known as Lake Nyasa, Lake Nyassa, Lake Niassa, Lago Niassa
Located in the East African Rift Valley system between Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania, Lake Malawi — also known as Lake Nyasa, Lake Nyassa, Lake Nia…
(Arusha, Kenya, Rift Valley, Tanzania)
Lake Natron in northern Tanzania is a very special lake. Lying close to the Kenya border in the eastern branch of Africa’s Rift Valley, Lake Natron is…
Relive childhood memories in luxury by vacationing in a tree house overlooking beautiful Lake Manyara in Tanzania. This stunning lake and surrounding…