Some of Saunterland clients in Ngorongoro Crater

Places to visit in Northern Tanzania

Northern Tanzania is a haven for safari enthusiasts, boasting some of the most iconic wildlife reserves and national parks in Africa. Here are some must-visit places to incorporate into your Tanzanian safari adventure:

    • Serengeti National Park: The crown jewel of Tanzania’s safari circuit, Serengeti National Park is world-renowned for the annual Great Migration, where millions of wildebeest and zebra embark on a spectacular journey across the plains. Witness this awe-inspiring spectacle as nature unfolds before your eyes
      Lions in Serengeti National Park
      Lions in Serengeti National Park
  • Ngorongoro Crater: Embark on a descent into the Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the world’s largest inactive volcanic caldera. This unique ecosystem boasts a stunning landscape and is home to a vast array of wildlife, including lions, elephants, rhinos, zebras, and wildebeest.

  • Lake Manyara National Park: Explore the diverse landscapes of Manyara National Park, famous for its tree-climbing lions. Spot a variety of wildlife here, including elephants, giraffes, zebras, and a plethora of bird species. Look out for the iconic Manyara lions perched on acacia branches, a sight unique to this park.
  • Tarangire National Park: Nicknamed “Elephant Paradise,” Tarangire National Park is home to large herds of elephants, making it a haven for wildlife enthusiasts. Observe these gentle giants as they graze the savanna alongside zebra, wildebeest, and other animals.
  • Lake Natron: Witness the dramatic scenery of Lake Natron, a vast, shallow, alkaline lake known for its fiery red-orange shores. While flamingoes occasionally flock here, the extremely high alkaline levels make it difficult for most wildlife to survive. The surrounding landscape is equally captivating, with volcanic mountains and the active volcano, Oldonyo Lengai.
  • Lake Eyasi :Immerse yourself in Tanzania’s Rift Valley with a Lake Eyasi cultural tour. Meet the Hadzabe hunter-gatherers, witness Datoga blacksmiths, and experience their traditions alongside stunning scenery.
  • Hadzabe tribe in Lake Eyasi
    Hadzabe tribe in Lake Eyasi
  • Mto wa Mbu village walk :Explore beyond the jeep on a Tanzania safari with a Mto wa Mbu village walk! Discover the culture of Tanzania’s diverse communities, interacting with locals and witnessing their daily lives firsthand. This immersive experience complements your thrilling wildlife encounters, offering a deeper understanding of the land you’re exploring

This is just a glimpse into the unforgettable experiences that await you on a Tanzania safari in Northern Tanzania. Let the adventure begin!

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