Lake Manyara National Park
Lake Manyara National Park is well known for the tree-climbing lions, the soda ash lake that attracts thousands, pink flamingos, one of Tanzania’s biggest elephant populations, and breathtaking scenery!
Located in the northern part of Tanzania, Lake Manyara National Park is 126 kilometers west of Arusha Town. The park covers an area of 330 sq km / 125 sq mile including a lake surface of 230 sq km / 89 sq miles.
Lake Manyara has a big number of elephants, so many giraffes; zebras, wildebeests, impalas, waterbucks, warthogs, the less-known shy dik-diks as well as the Klipspringer that dwell along the ramps of the escarpment. Leopards are hosted within the scattered forests and escarpments, while the healthy population of lions that are widely known for their unique tree-climbing capability. In addition, you will not fail to notice the very large number of baboons in this park which can live in sizeable troops of up to 200 members.
There are a number of fascinating tourist attractions that can be explored and a number of activities such as bird watching, game drives, visit Maasai bombas.