National Parks Tanzania

July 30, 2019

Nyerere National Park

This new National Park has been named after founding president Julius Kambarage Nyerere.   It is the 20th National park after the recently opened Burigi-Chato National Park […]
July 17, 2019

Burigi-Chato National Park

The park is 4,702 Sq Km – Biharamulo, Burigi, and Kimisi game reserves being merged and become one national park. The national park is located in […]
July 5, 2019

Kitulo National Park

Locals refer to the Kitulo Plateau as Bustani ya Mungu – The Garden of God – whereas botanists have dubbed it the Serengeti of Flowers, host […]
July 5, 2019

Saadani National Park

SAADANI NATIONAL PARK “Where the Bush meets the Beach” Saadani is the only wildlife sanctuary in Tanzania bordering the Indian Ocean. Gazetted in 2005, it encompasses […]
July 5, 2019

Saanane National Park

Park history Saanane, the rocky Island in Lake Victoria was named after its former owner Mzee Saanane Chawandi, who was a farmer and fisherman. The Island […]
July 5, 2019

Rubondo National Park

Park history: Rubondo National Park, covering an area of 457square km,became a game reserve in 1965 to provide a sanctuary for animals. Located in on the south […]
July 5, 2019

Mkomazi National Park

Park history Formerly a Game Reserve since 1951, Mkomazi was upgraded into a ‘National Park’ status in 2008. It is located 6km from Same town, covering […]
July 5, 2019

Arusha National Park

The closest national park to Arusha town – northern Tanzania’s safari capital – Arusha National Park is a multi-faceted jewel, often overlooked by safarigoers, despite offering […]
September 26, 2017

Chimpanzee Trekking

Gombe Stream and Mahale Mountains National Parks in western Tanzania, bordering Lake Tanganyika, are home to some of Africa’s last remaining wild chimpanzees (chimps). The chimps […]
September 12, 2017

Selous Game Reserve

Selous Game Reserve is Africa’s largest game reserve and one of favourite game viewing areas in Africa. Covering 50,000 square kilometres, is amongst the largest protected […]
September 12, 2017

Mikumi National Park

Mikumi is Tanzania’s fourth-largest national park. It’s also the most accessible from Dar es Salaam. With almost guaranteed wildlife sightings, it makes an ideal safari destination […]
September 12, 2017

Udzungwa National Park

Udzungwa is the largest and with most biodiversity and a chain of a dozen large forest-swathed mountains that rise majestically from the flat coastal scrub of […]
September 12, 2017

Ruaha National Park

Ruaha National Park is the largest national park in Tanzania. It covers an area of about 13,000 square kilometers. It is located in the middle of […]
September 12, 2017

Gombe Stream National Park

Gombe Stream National Park is located in western Kigoma Region, Tanzania, 20 km north of Kigoma. Established in 1968, Gombe is the smallest national park in […]
September 12, 2017

Mahale Mountains

Famous for containing some of the last remaining wild chimpanzees in Africa, the Mahale Mountains National Park was gazetted in 1985, covers an area of 1 613 […]
September 12, 2017

Katavi National Park

Park history Formerly a game reserve, the park was established in 1974. The park is located 40km south of Mpanda town, being Tanzania’s third largest national […]
September 12, 2017

Tarangire National Park

The fierce sun sucks the moisture from the landscape, baking the earth a dusty red, the withered grass as brittle as straw. The Tarangire River has […]
September 12, 2017

Serengeti National Park

THE GREAT KNOWN ANIMAL MIGRATION The Serengeti The Serengeti ecosystem is a geographical region in Africa, located in northern Tanzania and extending to south-western Kenya spanning approximately 30,000 km2. […]
September 12, 2017

Ngorongoro Conservation Area

The Ngorongoro Conservation Area The Ngorongoro Conservation Area spans vast expanses of highland plains, savanna, savanna woodlands and forests. Established in 1959 as a multiple land […]
September 12, 2017

Lake Manyara National Park

Stretching for 50km along the base of the rusty-gold 600-metre high Rift Valley escarpment, Lake Manyara is a scenic gem, with a setting extolled by Ernest […]