Lake Manyara National Park
Lake Manyara National Park is a World Biosphere Reserve nestled below the great rift ralley escarpment, covering approximately 330 square km in the northern circuit of Tanzania. The entrance gate lies around 2.5 hours drive (126km/80 miles) west of Arusha close to Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater. Lake Manyara National Park is famous for tree climbing lion within dense vegetations and varieties of animals and birds.
When to go Dry season (July-October) suitable for game viewing with abundance of wild animals and also favourable moment for walking safari to the area while in Wet season (November-June) for bird watching and canoeing. What to see You might spot Lake Manyara’s renowned tree climbing lions, but you could easily find baboons, elephants, hippos, wildebeest, buffalos giraffes and other species. Bird watching and a splash of color can added by the pink hued flamingoes in the Soda Lake Manyara.