Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara National Park

Described by  Ernest Hemingway as “the loveliest I had seen in Africa. Lake Manyara is truly one  of the most scenic beauties in East Africa.

The name Manyara comes from the Maasai word emanyara, which is a euphorbia species of plant. The name “is a Masai description for a lake shore region.”

Lake Manyara National park was established in 1981 by UNESCO as part of its Man and the Biosphere programme. Lake Manyara National Park is a Tanzanian national park located both in Arusha Region and Manyara Region, Tanzania.

Covered by the Acacia woodlands, Giant Fig trees and Mahogany varieties, Lake Manyara National park definitely makes a great landscape and a soothing treat to the eyes.

Lake Manyara National park

Lake Manyara National  park boasts of a huge number of  elephants. While on a safari in the park you will easily spot them around.  Baboons are another hugely found animal. There is also a good  range of other animals  including warthog  , dik-dik wildebeest, zebra  buffalo, hippo, flamingo,  zebra, , waterbuck, and impala.

Lake Manyara National park

Lake Manyara National park is also famous for its tree-climbing lions

Flying Camp Serengeti

With around 300 varieties of birds, including grey headed kingfisher,Long Crested eagle ,raptors and Flamingo ,the park is a heaven for bird watchers

Another  eye-catching feature of Lake Manyara National Park are the towering termite mounts that are spread around  the landscape .

Asanja Lake Manyara Safari

You can start your Lake Manyara National Park Safari from Arusha or Kilimanjaro. You can also just do a day trip to Lake Manyara National Park. You will be welcomed by Asanja s specialized safari guide cum drivers with The Safari vehicles to take you straight to Lake Manyara National park . After a two and a half hour picturesque drive you will start your Tarangeri National Park Safari.

Your packed lunch boxes and mineral water will be there for you in the safari vehicles and you enjoy it while on your safari.

After a full day safari in Lake Manyara National Park , you will be taken to an Asanja hand picked lodge where you can unwind for the day.

Park fees for Lake Manyara National Park

The Government requires you to pay park entrance fees when you visit the Lake Manyara National Park. You can read about the park fees here

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