Paws & Claws Safaris

Overview of Tarangire National Park

Named after the Tarangire River, Tarangire National Park, a hidden gem in Tanzania, offers stunning wildlife sightings with relatively few tourists. Known for its large herds of elephants and scenic baobab trees, Tarangire is a must-visit for any nature lover.

Covering a vast area of 2,600 square kilometers, Tarangire is Tanzania's 6th largest national park. During the dry season, from June to October, the Tarangire River is the only source of water in the area, attracting a myriad of wildlife. Visitors are likely to spot elephants, wildebeest, zebra, giraffe, buffalo, lions, leopards, and cheetahs, as well as over 550 species of birds. With its stunning scenery and diverse wildlife, Tarangire National Park is a truly unique and special place.