Tanzania night game drive

If you have experienced day Game Drives In Tanzania, it’s time to go on a night game drive. Night game drives in Tanzania is nothing less than an adventure. It allows you spot animals which are hard to spot during the day. Night Game Drives In Tanzania are allowed only in selected national parks like Lake Manyara National Park, Tarangire National Park, Ruaha National Park and Mikumi National Park.

Tanzania game drives information

Game drives In TanzaniaGame drives In Tanzania are typically conducted in open-air vehicles, such as jeeps or Land Rovers. Visitors are accompanied by experienced guides who know the best spots to see wildlife, and who can provide information about the animals and their behavior. Game drives usually take place in the early morning (between 6 to 6:30 a.m.) or late afternoon (between 4;30 to 5:00 p.m.), when animals are most active, and can last anywhere from a few hours to a full day.

Tanzania is home to some of the most prominent national parks and conservation areas in Africa, including the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, and Tarangire National Park. Each of these areas has its own unique ecosystem and wildlife, so it's worth considering a visit to more than one if you have the time.

The Serengeti is particularly well-known for the annual wildebeest migration, when millions of wildebeest, zebras, and other animals move across the plains in search of food and water.

The Ngorongoro Crater is another must-visit destination, known for its dense populations of lions, elephants, and other animals that live within the caldera.

Tanzania is home to a wide variety of animals, including the "Big Five" (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo, and rhinoceros). Visitors can also expect to see giraffes, zebras, wildebeest, hippos, and many other species. Birdwatchers will find plenty to see as well, with over 1,000 species of birds recorded in Tanzania.

On a night game drive you can spot the nocturnal animals such as civet cats, aardvarks, porcupines, genets, mongooses, bush babies. You can also spot the larger animals like lions, leopards, spotted hyenas, which normally comes out of their bushes in night to graze. Night Game Drives In Tanzania starts around 8 p.m. right after you finish your dinner.

Night game drives Tanzania is safe and visitors will be always accompanied with an armed ranger. And, night game drive is one of most exciting things to do in Tanzania.

The Essence of Game Drives
  • Takes you close to Tanzania’s Bush
  • Allows you to witness the Big Five
  • Witness the surreal surroundings of Landscapes

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