Tarangire National Park is the sixth largest national park in Tanzania, it is located in Manyara Region and is Often described as Tanzania’s most underrated national park. Tarangire is one of Africa’s little-known gems and a must for any northern circuit itinerary.
The name of the park originates from the Tarangire River that crosses the park. The Tarangire River is the primary source of fresh water for wild animals in the Tarangire Ecosystem during the annual dry season set against a backdrop of majestic baobab trees and twisted acacia, it makes for a beautiful experience.
The Tarangire Ecosystem is defined by the long-distance migration of wildebeest and zebras. During the dry season thousands of animals concentrate in Tarangire National Park from the surrounding wet-season dispersal and calving areas.