Tanzania plans cable car for Mount Kilimanjaro

thejakartapost.com

Tanzania wants to boost tourist numbers by putting a cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s tallest mountain, and is in talks about the project with a Chinese and a Western company.


Around 50,000 tourists climb Kilimanjaro annually. A cable car could increase tourist numbers by 50 percent by providing access to the mountain for those unable to climb it, Constantine Kanyasu, the deputy minister for tourism, said.


The country is conducting feasibility studies on possible routes at the moment, Kanyasu told Reuters.

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Posted: 8 May 2019 20:36:28

  
  

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