Top activities to do in Serengeti National Park
Top activities to do in Serengeti National Park- Serengeti National park is the bests and the oldest national park in Tanzania. Serengeti National park is famous for its wondrous attractions and activities, it is known as the World Heritage site with its major attraction is the wildebeest migration. The great movement in Serengeti National Park involves several animals moving on foot via the plains of the Serengeti National Park to look for the greener pastures.
The movement involves millions of wildebeest animals, zebras, and gazelles trekking together for several kilometers and they end up in the Masai Mara National Reserve and return back. Because of such events, Serengeti offers the best and wonderful wildlife sightings safaris in the while of Tanzania where you will be able to spot several animals species that will include the small herds of the elephants, enjoy the herds of the elephants, thousands of the eland, impalas, topis grazing among other wonderful safari wildlife.
In addition, the park has got a significant number of predators which are dominant in the whole park. it is will not take long before you see the solitary leopards climbing the Serengeti acacia trees which are along the river line of Seronera as well the high population of the cheetahs surprising most of the visitors with their speedy and fast skills displayed during hunting. Other than these predators, you will be able to see clearly the spitted hyenas alongside the African jackal species and other animals that include the small predators such that the serval city and the aardwolf
Today in the article, we explore some of the top activities to do in Serengeti National Park- and these are well explained and detailed below;
Safaris game drives in Serengeti National Park
Serengeti National park offers a clear experience for the visitors who are interested in the game drive safaris. The endless savannah plains of the Serengeti National Park are full of animals and several species of birds that you will be able to encounter during the game drive safaris. There are varied animals species that you will be able to encounter as you do the game drives in your safari vehicle and these animals among others include the giraffes, the biggest rhino elephants, highest populations of lions, wildebeest, zebras, buffaloes, and all these have made the wildlife sightings in Serengeti National Park so much interesting and of great reward. Because of several wildlife, I would advise you to include Serengeti National Park on your vacation list especially if you’re interested in getting the best wildlife encounters within the park.
Encountering and viewing the great animal migration in Serengeti National Park
In this movement, millions of the wildebeest animals are joined by other animals such as the giraffes, elands, eland, and gazelles to start the long trek in looking for the fresh pastures and water. The wildebeest migration is a great movement in the circular form and the visitors will be able to witness this movement as the animals do cross the Mara river however to be able to witness this properly, you need to know clearly the time of the year when you should be able to travel in order to enjoy this great wildebeest migration. At Africa adventure vacation, we give you the proper information on how the animals do move and when you can easily travel to enjoy this great wildebeest migration.
Hot air ballon safaris in Serengeti National Park
Hot air balloon safaris as also an important and top activity that visitors can enjoy when visiting the Serengeti National Park. In case you want to look at the safaris from a different angle or perspective and you can afford to take the hot air balloon safaris, it is good that you take this great safari. The hot air balloon safaris presented opportunities to the visitors to see the endless plains of the Masai Mara National Park above in the air as you see how the wild animals do lush and roam the vegetation in the park. The hot air balloon safaris in Serengeti National park becomes some much valuable during the wildebeest migration where the visitors get a chance to see the wildlife in great large numbers. You will start the hot air balloon safari early in the morning and once the activity is done, the participants are always welcomed on the wild breakfast which marks the end of the great experience. In each session of the hot air balloon safari, about ten to sixteen visitors are taken per trip. As the visitors, you should schedule your visit ahead of time and budget $550 per person. Honeymooners and those planning a remembrance or birthday party will love sightseeing balloon safaris. The thrill of having a higher perspective of the Serengeti grasslands and Africa’s well-known wildlife will stay with you forever. It’s fantastic for experiencing the best-untamed life game drives because of the moving wildebeest population, great opportunities to watch bird species, and dense lion population. The Serengeti’s vast expanse may be difficult to fathom in just a few days of your safari. In this manner, you should plan the locations that you will need to visit on your Serengeti safari trips.
Bird watching safaris in Serengeti National Park;
Other than being the wildlife games hub, Serengeti National Park is also an important destination for the birders. It is estimated that the parm harbors more than 500 species of birds of which some of the birds are permanent while others are migratory birds. for the visitors who enjoy birding then get ready to enjoy some of the birds in the park that include the secretary birds, Kori bustard, Rufous-talked weaver, Usambiro barbet, Fischer’s lovebird among other spectacular bird species that you will need to keep an eye on.
Getting to Serengeti National Park
Most of the safaris to Serengeti national park in Tanzania begin from Arusha airport or Kilimanjaro international airport in Tanzania. From one of these airports, visitors can decide to drive for their respective lodges however others may decide to take on domestic flights to the airstrips surrounding the Serengeti National Park. You can as well use both road and air transport at the same time such that you can easily compare the safari experience. However, the best ideas are for you to fly to Kilimanjaro international airport or Ausha and then be picked up by your company in your safari arrangement, and after you will be transferred to your lodge and most of the pickups have got the Mineral water on board.
Where to stay in Serengeti National Park
There are various options for the visitors to stay while in Serengeti as they enjoy the safari activities. The lodges available in Serengeti National Park range from the luxury, midrange, and then budget lodges which means that you will get where to stay once you enter the Serengeti national park. some o the lodges in Serengeti national park include Senonera Wildlife Lodge, Aurari Camp, Bologonya Under Camp, Andbeyond Serengeti under canvas, Caka Camp, Kimondo Camp, Kirurumu Serengeti Camp, Serengeti Legendary Serengeti Mobile Camp, Mara Kati Kati, Mbalagati Serengeti, Serengeti Serena Lodge, Serengeti Sopa Lodge, Lamala Ndutu Safari Lodge, Serengeti Wild Camp among other lodges. Please contact us so that we can customize your unforgettable Serengeti safari.