Tarangire National Park animals are the main reason that tourists visit Tanzania on Tarangire National park safaris. Tarangire National Park is a beautiful and popular Tanzania national park that a great number of tourists visit for amazing game viewing safaris. Tarangire National Park red earth, acacia trees and great baobab trees that are a great habitat for Tarangire National Park animals which is a great sight to see while on Tarangire National Park safaris.
Tarangire National Park inhabits a huge population of elephants which move in herds of up to 30 or more individuals, a great sight to see whilst on Tarangire National Park safaris. Elephants in Tarangire National Park are the one of the most sought after Tarangire National Park animals that travelers do come to see, especially seeing them move in huge herds in the savanna plains of the park. Tarangire National Park is famous for hosting huge herds of elephants, and great towering baobab trees. Seeing the huge herds of elephants, with their big tusker is a great sight to behold.
Tarangire National Park animals also include the much sought after and popular 4 of the five African big 5 animals. The 4 of the big 5 animals in Tarangire National Park include lions, elephants, buffalos and leopards. Lions and buffalos in Tarangire National Park are a common sight, which you shall definitely see while on Tarangire National Park game drives. Leopards are in Tarangire national Park, but otherwise hard to spot requiring travelers to have an expert guide and constantly looking up on tree branches.
Primates in Tarangire National Park
Tarangire National Park has a number of primate species that travelers can see while on Tarangire National Park safaris. Tarangire National Park is one of the few Tanzania national parks that travelers can visit and see a number of primate species in the wild. Primates in Tarangire National Park include velvet monkeys, large troops of baboons, among so many others.
Other animals in Tarangire National Park include wildebeests, zebras, giraffes, antelopes, elands, hippos, the rare fringe-eared Oryx, pythons, among so many other animals in Tarangire National Park. Hippos can be seen wallowing in swamps of Tarangire National Park, while cheetahs, wild dogs, hyenas, can also be seen in Tarangire Park.
Best time to see Tarangire National Park animals
While Tarangire National Park can be visited all throughout the year and see a variety of wildlife in their natural habitat since most animals in Tarangire National park are resident, the best time to visit the park to see the various wildlife is during the dry season. The dry season falls in the months of June to September, and late December to February when the grass is shorter and thus easing in animal viewing. Also, most wildlife can easily be seen gathering in the few water sources available in the dry season, thus having more animals to see almost at the same time.
Apart from Tarangire National Park animals, there are a number of other attractions that travelers can enjoy while on Tarangire National Park safaris. Other attractions in Tarangire National Park that travelers can see include birds with the Tarangire National Park having more than 500 bird species with notable species like the Ashy Starling, Yellow Barbet, among so many others.
With the various attractions in Tarangire National Park, there are a number of activities that travelers can enjoy. To see the various Tarangire National Park animals, travelers can engage in activities like game drives, night game drives, guided walking safaris, hot air balloon rides, and get to see a variety of animals even up close. Travelers can also get to enjoy birding to see the various birds in Tarangire national park, as well as cultural tours.
Tarangire National Park is a great Tanzania safari destination that travelers can visit and be rewarded with some of the most memorable Tanzania safari experiences. Tarangire National park is located in about 2 hours only from Arusha which is the starting point of most Tanzania safari tours in the northern safari circuit. While you can visit Tarangire National Park alone, you can also combine it with other Tanzania national parks like Serengeti national Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Lake Manyara national park, as well as the Zanzibar Island and be rewarded with amazing views of turquoise blue waters and fine white sand beaches. Get in touch with a reputable tour operator to help you pitch together an amazing Tanzania safari tour visiting Tarangire National Park, and get to see the various wildlife and so much more.