Serengeti National Park is 335km from Arusha town, and is one of the best-known wildlife sanctuaries in the world. It covers an area of about 14763sq kms, with various vegetation, grassy plains, savannah acacia lands, wooden hills and mountains which are the backdrops for an extraordinary concentration of animals which reaches its peak during the wildebeest migration. Serengeti in an all round park .
It is said to be around 2 million of wildebeests in Serengeti that migrate every year from Massai Mara plains. The best time to see the wildebeest migration is from December to July, and the best time to see predators is from June to October. It has a big number of hotels and lodges that can accommodate a big number of clients. The hotels range from the most basic campsites, hotels and lodges to the most boutique and luxurious accommodations.
Serengeti park is among of the world’s remaining natural wildlife refuges. A Safari to Serengeti is very rewarding with high records of big cats and big five land mammals. The name comes from the Maasai ‘Siringet’, meaning endless plains and is equal in size to Northern Ireland. The Park contains an estimated three million large animals, most of which take part in seasonal migration which makes it one of natures’ wonders. The park is a major attraction and preferred by most clients going to Tanzania. It is a must visit for anyone looking to see wildlife and sample the culture of the people.