Lake Tanganyika is an African great Lake, Second deepest after Lake Baikal in Russia. It is also the world’s longest fresh water and very beautiful lake, hammed in by the verdant hills on either side of the Rift Valley. This attractively port was founded under German rule 6km away from Ujiji. The MV Liemba, this 800 ton steamer, the oldest ferry in the world. It was built in 1913 that still runs along the eastern of Lake Tanganyika, between the ports of Kigoma, Tanzania and Mpulungu and Zambia.
Lake Shore Lodge