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Tarangire Safaris

Often described as Tanzania’s most underrated National Park, Tarangire is one of Africa’s lesser known gems and a must for any Northern Circuit Itinerary.

Boasting an array of wildlife as diverse as its landscape, Tarangire can also hold it’s head up high in the knowledge that it’s home to Tanzania’s highest population of African Elephant.

With 4 of the Big 5 also residing in the park, it’s a great addition to a Serengeti/Ngorongoro centered itinerary. Named after the Tarangire River, which runs through it, the park is an excellent choice during the drier months when animals are forced to move closer and closer to the river in search of water.

With the exception of the critically endangered Black Rhino, Tarangire is home to all of Tanzania’s iconic animals.

With its wide variety of habitats and food sources, Tarangire National Park is a popular destination for birds and people who love to watch them. The parks woodlands are home to Hoopoes, Hornbills, Brown Parrots and the Yellow Necked Spurfow, as well as birds like the Yellow-Collared Love Birds, Mouse Birds, Bee Eaters, Crested Francolin, Steppe Eagles and the Gigantic Lappet-Faced Vulture…… Just to name a few.

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  •   Me and my boyfriend visited Tanzania this February and were blown away but how truly beautiful this place is. This was our second time on Safari, the first time being... read more

    Hannahmary84
    7/08/2019
  •   This April we returned home from our fantastic trip to Tanzania and it been nothing short of amazing. The Safari experience can only be described as incredible... read more

    Eileen G
    6/13/2019
  •   Wow what can I say about Luna Safari and Michaela &Alfani and our guide Baba Lisa ( Man UTD fan !!! ). From the moment we landed in Kilimanjaro to... read more

    neil4960
    8/06/2019
  •   I had the pleasure of travelling with Luna Safari when I visited Tanzania as part of an East Africa trip in winter. After reading other people's reviews, I felt fairly... read more

    Milly D
    6/06/2019
  •   Incredible journey a family can only dream of, that becomes reality! Thank you so much we will return!More

    Pat S
    6/10/2019
  •   I just climbed kilimanjaro and I feel so amazing right now, I can barely put it In to words. Me and a group of friends decided to do this... read more

    Jemma C
    6/21/2019
  •   From the first time I contacted Michaela to discuss the potential of organizing a trip to after we arrived home, she could not have done more to make our 7... read more

    dawnee4stars
    10/18/2019
  •   Michaela, Alfani and baby Arlo were the most considerate hosts I could have hoped for upon our arrival in Tanzania. From picking us up at the Kilimanjaro Airport, to arranging... read more

    azahner001
    1/22/2020
  •   We had a trip of a lifetime with Luna Safari! Everything was so memorable and it was an amazing trip! We did the northern trek, ending at the Serengeti before... read more

    yearoftravel2019
    12/02/2019
  •   From the moment I contacted Michaela, she went above and beyond to make sure that myself and our group had the perfect experience. She was extremely easy to work with... read more

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    1/13/2020