In Which State Is Serengeti National Park Located? Serengeti National Park is located in the Northern part of Arusha region which is which is also found in the Mara region of Tanzania. This national park is located within Serengeti district which is considered to be one of the 7 districts and it is ranked to be among the largest national parks in the country which covers a total surface area of about 14,763 square kilometers and it shares borders with other game parks like; Maasai Mara National park. more so, this national park is a good destination where one encounters a good experience  of noticing the wildebeests migration as they move from Serengeti national park to Maasai Mara via Maasai Mara river. Serengeti national park is known to have derived its name from a Maasai word “Siringet” which means it is the place where the land runs on forever. This national park is famously known because of its large herds of antelopes and other wildlife species.

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Animals in Serengeti National park.

Serengeti national park is a perfect destination for to visit  while on a safari in Tanzania because  of its variety of wildlife animals which can be spotted around many areas of the park and some of these animals include; elephant herds, zebras, warthogs, magnificent wildebeests, giraffes, lions, hippos, leopards, black rhinos, hyenas, bat eared fox, porcupine, warthog, hunting dog, jackals, warthogs, baboons, vervet monkeys, colobus monkeys, mongoose, patas, giraffes, hyraxes, jackals and many others.


Serengeti national park is also seen as a birders paradise, which has a recorded number of around 500 bird species, which tourists can see as they tour around the park. and some of these birds include; kori bustard, tawny eagle, grey backed fiscal, southern ground hornbill, von der dickens hornbill, rufous-tailed weaver, white backed vulture, red neckedspur fowl, karamoja apalis, grey breasted spur fowl, Hildebrandt’s starling, fish eagles, flamingos, martial, vultures and many others.

Activities done in Serengeti national park.

Exploring around Serengeti National Park is always an exciting thing to do because it grants individuals chances to have a new experience as they participate in different activities where they create remarkable memories. and some of these activities include; Game drives which are usually conducted in different sessions for example; in the morning, afternoon and evening however, the morning time is always considered the best because it is during this period of time when tourists get to see so many animal species along their way such as; leopards, cheetahs, leopards, hyenas, antelopes, buffalos, zebras and many others which seem active while they move around the park searching for food. Individuals also get to witness the wildebeest migration, which is a mind-blowing activity as animals are seen in large numbers crossing from one national park to another.

In Which State Is Serengeti National Park Located?
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More so, tourists can opt visit within the neighbouring communities where they get to interact with the Maasai Mara people who are known to have lived in this park for over 200 years and interacting with them gives you chances to learn more about their history, culture and traditions and observe how they live their daily lifestyle for example; observe how they prepare their local meals. Individuals can choose to visit the Olduvai Gorge which is another fascinating attraction and it is known as the site where archaeologist named Dr. Louis Leaky dug up the remains of the first early man and also tour around the Moru kopjes which is a best spot to see large numbers of black rhinos, visit the seronera river valley, grumeti river, the retina hippo pool and embark onto hot air balloon safaris where you capture classic views of the park among others.

Where to stay in Serengeti National park.

Serengeti national park has many accommodation facilities that give you comfort and good relaxation during your stay. However, they are of different ranges such as; from budget, mid-range and luxury. And some of these lodging facilities include; Soroi Serengeti camp, Serengeti wildlife lodge, serians Serengeti camp, Serengeti mawe tented camp, seronera wildlife lodge, singita mara river camp, Robanda tented camp, Heritage tented camp, Mapito tented camp, Lobo wildlife lodge, Lake Masek tented camp and many others.

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