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About Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Serengeti National Park is undoubtedly the best-known wildlife sanctuary in the world, unequaled for its natural beauty and scientific value, it has the greatest concentration of plains game in Africa

Serengeti National Park is the most prominent park for Tanzania safari and it is where the spectacular The Great Wildebeest Migration parked almost throughout the year. The Park is located on Northern Tanzania and it bordered Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya. The Serengeti ecosystem is among the oldest ecosystem in the world and it makes home to large number of wildlife found nowhere else on earth. 

What is Serengeti National Park Location?

The Serengeti National Park Location spreads from the Mara and Simiyu regions of Northern Tanzania to Southwestern Kenya. Also the distance of the park from Arusha city is 235.1 km.

How To Get To Serengeti National Park?

Begin your Serengeti Safari adventure by departing from the town of Arusha. The most convenient way to reach this starting point is by catching a flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport, located approximately 46 km from Arusha.

The most convenient and stress-free way to travel from Arusha to the Serengeti National Park is by taking a small plane that will transport you directly to one of the many airstrips within the park. By doing so, you can bypass the arduous and time-consuming journey by road, which covers a distance of approximately 202 miles or 325 km and can take up to 8 hours of your valuable time.

Best Time To Visit Serengeti National Park

The best time to visit Serengeti National Park is from late June to October, as this is when you can witness the most incredible wildlife sightings, particularly the breathtaking wildebeest migration.

The timing of the migration can fluctuate annually, but the prime months to catch this natural spectacle are typically in June and July. Additionally, if you're interested in witnessing the wildebeest calving season, plan your visit between late January and February.

To get a better understanding of the best time to visit Serengeti, it's recommended to refer to our comprehensive guide which covers details about timing, seasons, climate, and temperatures. This will help you make the most out of your safari experience in Serengeti National Park.

Best Things To Do In Serengeti National Park

  • Witness The Great Migration

  • Visit The Olduvai Gorge

  • Go On A Hot Air Balloon Safari

  • Visit The Moru Kopjes

  • Experience The Maasai Culture And Way Of Life

The Serengeti National Park Interesting Facts

Discover fascinating facts about the Serengeti National Park, a truly captivating destination.

Serengeti National Park Fees

The park is under the Tanzania National Park Authority which is responsible for collecting all park dues like entry fees, conservation fees and concession fees. The park is under the Tanzania National Park Authority which is responsible for collecting all park dues like entry fees, conservation fees and concession fees. All the park fees are valid for 24 hours if one stays inside the park.

You can go through our Tanzania Safari Costs Guide that will help you to compare the fees with other National Parks.

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