Famous for its unusual tree climbing lions and vast elephant herds, Lake Manyara National Park offers a delightful view of wildlife in spectacular settings of diverse habitats from its Rift Valley soda lake to dense woodlands and steep mountainsides.
Famous for birding, Lake Manyara National Park is located at a distance of 126 km of south-west to Arusha. Encrusted with large flocks of pink flamingoes, the shore of the alkaline Lake Manyara attracts more than 450 species of birds, many of them waterfowl or migrants. The view of roaming of large herds of buffalo, cheetah, Masai giraffe, waterbuck, warthog and impala roam alongside of the shore of lake and the forested valley slopes is really enjoyable in Tanzania Safari Tours.
The landscape of Lake Manyara National Park is covered by swamps, grassy floodplains, groundwater forests those are dominated by Trichilia roka with acacia and Commiphora woodlands. The dry areas of the park are covered by Cynodon dactylon and Sporobolus spicatus. The diverse vegetation includes more than 670 flowering plant and fern species. Tanzania Safari Tours in Lake Manyara National Park offers most fascinating experience, as this park features a ground-water forest, acacia tortilis woodland and hot springs which is called Maji Moto in Swahili language. There are troops of hundred olive baboons, Sykes’ monkey and short-eared galago in the woods. Other water species you can find here are Cape clawless otter, Egyptian mongoose, hippo and klipspringer.
Boasting a spectacular array of its ground water forests, bush plains, baobab strewn cliffs, and algae-streaked hot springs, Lake Manyara National Park offers a unique wilderness in pristine rich biodiversity.
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