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About Serengeti National Park


Conservation Status : National Park (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Established : 1951 (Tanzania’s Oldest National Park)
Location : Northern Tanzania, 335 Kms from Arusha
Size : 14,763 Km² (Tanzania’s Second Largest National Park)

The Serengeti ecosystem is a world-renowned natural landscape. The Great Migration of wildebeests, zebras, and Thomson's gazelles that takes place there is the largest ungulate migration on earth. With resilient populations of predators and iconic wildlife such as elephants, giraffes, and rhinos.The most popular entrance to the Serengeti is the southern Naabi Hill Gate, which opens onto the Seronera Valley, a vibrant wildlife area at the heart of the Serengeti. It is characterized by wide open grassy plains patched together within a network of rivers that ensure year-round water supplies and keep this region incredibly rich in wildlife.

Activities :

* Fly-in safaris
* Balloon Rides
* Game drives
* Sundowner
* Great Migration
* Photographic safari

When to go :

* All Year Around

Accessibility :

* Road and Air

Ngorongoro Crater Gallery


About Ngorongoro Conservation Area


Popularity : Home of Big 5 (elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino) & Olduvai George
Established : 1959
Location : Northern Tanzania, (172.9 km) from Arusha
Size : 8,292 km²

Ngorongoro Crater is a deep caldera with volcanic nature, unbroken and the largest un-flooded in the world. The area is about 20kms across, 600 meters in-depth and in the area of 300 square kilometres and this makes it be one of the natural wonders in the world.

Activities :

* Olduvai Gorge Trips
* Photographic safari
* Cultural Tours (Maasai Bomas)
* Game Drives
* Walking (Crater Rim)
* Day Trip

When to go :

* All Year Around

Accessibility :

* Road and Air

Tarangire National Park Gallery


About Tarangire National Park


Popularity : Home of Elephants
Established : 1970
Location : Northern Tanzania, ( 139.7 km ) from Arusha
Size : 2,850 km²

The park is famous for its high density of elephants and baobab trees.Also Tarangire River is the primary source of fresh water for wild animals in the Tarangire Ecosystem during the annual dry season. The Tarangire Ecosystem is defined by the long-distance migration of wildebeest and zebras.

Activities :

* Nature Walks
* Cultural Visit
* Bird Watching
* Game Drives
* Day Trip

Attractions :

* Large herds of Elephants
* Baobab Trees

When to go :

* All Year Around

Accessibility :

* Road and Air

lake Manyara National Park Gallery


About Lake Manyara National Park


Popularity : tree-climbing lions
Established : 1960
Location : Northern Tanzania, ( 101 km ) from Arusha
Size : 325 km²

Lake Manyara National park is famous for climbing tree lions. The park attracts a lot of visitors due to the natural habitat of many different species of beautiful bird, which spend their days searching for food within lthe lake. There is more than 400 species of bird living in the park.

Activities :

* Game Drive
* Canoeing
* Bird Watching
* Hiking
* Night Game Drive
* Tree top walking
* Nature Walk
* Day Trip

When to go :

* All Year Around

Accessibility :

* Road and Air

Arusha National Park Gallery


About Arusha National Park


Popularity : Cone of Mt. Meru, the Momela Lakes & Ngurdoto Crater
Established : 1960
Location : Northern Tanzania, ( 51.2 km ) from Arusha
Size : 325 km²

It is a popular destination for day trip visitors who are about to embark from the town of Arusha on longer northern circuit safaris. The small national park includes the slopes, summit, and ash cone of Mt. Meru, the Momela Lakes, Ngurdoto Crater, and the lush highland forests that blanket its lower slopes.

Activities :

* Game Drive
* Nature walk
* Waterfalls
* Canoeing
* Day Trip

When to go :

* All Year Around

Accessibility :

* Road

Mkomazi National Park Gallery


About Mkomazi National Park


Popularity : refuge of charismatic black rhino & African wild dog
Established : 1951
Location : Northern Tanzania, ( 51.2 km ) from Arusha
Size : 3,234 km²

Fantastic destination for birds watchers ,refuge of charismatic black rhino and African wild dog. You can sight spectacular species such as fringe eared oryx, lesser kudu and Gerenuk which are rare elsewhere in Tanzania.

Activities :

* Game Drive
* Bird Watching

When to go :

* All Year Around

Accessibility :

* Road