DAY TRIP TO TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
Home to the largest concentration of African elephants. Tarangire National Park features some of the greatest concentration of game in Tanzania.Tarangire boasts the largest group of elephants on the planet. It’s also home to the magnificent baobab trees, which soar above the African plains with their iconic clustered tops and smooth bark.
Start and end in Arusha or Moshi! With the day tour – Day Tour Tarangire National Park, you have a day trip (Sightseeing tour) package taking you through Tarangire National Park. Day trip departs daily on request.
After breakfast we will collect you from your Lodge/Hotel in Arusha or Moshi and following a 2-3 hour drive, you will arrive at the Tarangire National Park. In this region, Hemmingway often went on big game hunting safaris. The Tarangire National Park has the highest density of elephants in North Tanzania and you can view these animals all year round in which the herds often can reach an impressive number of 300 animals.
The Tarangire River has water all year round and during the dry season, between July and October, many animals from the surrounding areas come to the river for drinking. If you visit the park during the dry season, you will witness an unforgettable natural wonder as you can observe wonderful creatures such as lions, giraffes, buffaloes, wildebeests and zebras as well as various types of antelopes and gazelles and with a little luck, you can also spot a python! This area is during the dry season also a haven for bird watchers with over 550 different species including the Masai Ostrich -the world largest bird.
Around lunchtime, you will stop at a suitable picnic place before the afternoon is dedicated to more wildlife watching. Before sunset, you will be taken back to your Lodge/Hotel in Arusha/Moshi.