Lake Manyara National Park
Located on the way to Ngorongoro Crater and the Serengeti, Lake Manyara National Park is worth a stop in its own right.

Lake Manyara National Parks’ famous tree-climbing Lions and home to the largest concentration of Baboons anywhere in the world- a fact that accounts for compelling game viewing of large families of the primates.

Lake Manyara is home to an incredible array of birdlife, including flocks of pelicans, pink flamingos, herons, egrets, stilts, stalks, spoonbills, silvery-cheeked hornbills, crowned eagles and crested guinea fowls.

Tree Climbing Lioness in Lake Manyara

Why Visiting Lake Manyara National Park

  • The unique and conspicuous groundwater forest
  • The rich flora of the groundwater forest
  • An incredible profusion of birdlife, particularly on the lakeshore
  •  A good cross-section of all the essential features of nature in Tanzania
  • The fascinating element of Landscape
  • Easy to reach but a popular park

What to Do:

  • Game drives
  • Bird Watching
  • Canoeing when the water levels are sufficiently high
  • Cultural tours

Getting There:

  • Drive from Arusha en-route to Ngorongoro and Serengeti National Park
  • Scheduled and Charter flights

Best Time to Visit:

  • Dry season (July – October) for large mammals
  • Wet season (November – June) for bird watching, waterfalls and canoeing


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To ensure a comfortable and enjoyable experience,

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Overall, a game safari with Epaulettes Safaris is an unforgettable experience that combines wildlife viewing, cultural exploration, and comfortable accommodations. It’s a must-do activity for anyone visiting Tanzania, and an adventure that will be remembered for a lifetime.