Tarangire National Park

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Welcome To Tarangire National Park

About The Park

Tarangire National Park, located in northern Tanzania, is one of Africa’s most underrated wildlife sanctuaries. Nestled between the meadows of Masai Steppe to the southeast and the lakes of the Great Rift Valley to the north and west, the park covers approximately 2,850 square kilometres of diverse landscapes. Named after the life-giving Tarangire River that winds its way through its heart, the park offers you an authentic African wilderness experience.

Blessed with a picturesque combination of savannah, rolling hills, and dense woodland, Tarangire is an adventurer’s paradise. With majestic Baobab trees standing guard, it unfolds nature’s spectacle in its rawest form. An escapade to this beautiful park gifts you not just mesmerizing views, but also an array of natural wonders right from dawn to dusk on your Tanzania Safari.

Best Time To Visit

Tarangire National Park is a year-round destination, but the dry season from June to October is considered the best time to visit. This period is perfect for game viewing as animals congregate around the Tarangire River, providing stunning wildlife encounters.

  • June to October (Dry season): Best time for game viewing, fewer mosquitoes
  • November to May (Wet season): Great for bird watching, beautiful green scenery

Wildlife

Tarangire National Park is renowned for its abundant population of large elephant population. These magnificent creatures can be seen in their hundreds, frolicking or quietly feeding, creating a mesmerizing scene. The park also holds the distinction of having the highest concentration of elephants per square kilometre in Tanzania.

Besides elephants, Tarangire is a sanctuary for an array of other wildlife. From the nimble impalas, and the giant giraffes, to the daunting buffalos, the park is teeming with life. Predators such as lions, leopards, and cheetahs can be spotted amidst the wilderness, adding a thrilling dimension to the Tanzania Safari.

Not just the land, the sky above Tarangire also tells a tale of biodiversity. With over 550 bird species, it is a paradise for bird watchers. The vibrant colours and melodic songs of the exotic birds echo through the tranquil expanse, filling the air with a symphony of nature’s best.

Highlights

Tarangire National Park Safari is not just about wildlife; it is also about unique experiences that make your visit memorable.

  • Up-close Elephant Encounters- Feel the grandeur of these gentle giants.
  • Exotic Bird Watching- Dive into a world of vibrant avian life.
  • Stunning Landscape- Experience the splendour of nature’s canvas.
  • Majestic Baobab Trees- Witness the timeless beauty of these natural giants.

Join us on a Tanzania Safari and discover the endless grasslands of Serengeti dotted with acacias and kopjes from which the king of the savannah controls their kingdom and gaze upon the millions of running ungulates in awe – an all-encompassing safari experience, indeed!

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Tarangire's Untamed Beauty

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