Selected facts about Serengeti national park in Tanzania.
Serengeti national park is one of the famous national parks in Tanzania. The park is so widely known to the extent that most tourists always refer to it whenever they think about wildlife in Tanzania. The popularity of Serengeti national park has nothing to do with advertising rather on what it offers to its tourist.
While in Serengeti national park, you shall really feel the need and necessity of visiting the park because most of expectations are met. Much as the world know Serengeti national park, there are some aspects that most tourists don’t know about it and those are some of the things that I’m going to highlight here:
The park is the oldest in Tanzania.
No wonder it is one of the most famous national parks in Tanzania, Serengeti national park is the oldest national parks in Tanzania. The park was established in 1951 even before Tanzania’s independence. At first, it was a game reserve before being upgraded to a national park. There are so many advantages of always being the first; you tend to get a lot of attention from many people.
And this applies to Serengeti, much as it boosts a great wildlife, being the first national park enabled it to gain a lot of attention and popularity. The initial size of the park was divided into two parts: Serengeti national park and Ngorongoro crater. Initially, Ngorongoro crater was part of Serengeti national park.
It is situated in northern Tanzania.
The northern part of Tanzania has been essential to the tourism industry in Tanzania. There are so many national parks in the north which include Kilimanjaro national park, Serengeti national park, Lake Manyara national park, Tarangire national park, Arusha national park, and others.
All these parks have contributed heavily to the tourism industry and Serengeti national park being in north; it has always been an advantage to other national parks in the region.
The park is full of rare game drive experiences.
If you want to experience the best of Serengeti national park, I would suggest doing three games drives: morning game drive, mid-morning game drive and afternoon game drives. All these game drives offer unique game experiences that you won’t easily find during another game drive.
For example, if you want to see predators enjoying their prey, it is always better to go for an early morning game drive when some of the nocturnal have returned from the prey chasing exercise.
Serengeti is Popular for the wildebeest migration.
The wildebeest migration is another activity that has gained popularity in Tanzania. A lot of tourists are moving to Tanzania so that they could be able to view the wildebeest migrations. It is really interesting to see millions of creatures all in one place. This is what the wildebeest migration offers you. Enjoy the best Serengeti safari in Tanzania with us today.