The Serengeti National Park in Tanzania is one of Africa’s great wildernesses and offers one of the continent’s best safari experiences. The world’s largest protected grassland, the Serengeti is a made up of vast savanna plains and forests and teems with wildlife. It’s especially well known for its predators – lions, leopards, cheetahs, and hyenas – which you have a very good chance of spotting.
Serengeti is spectacular at any time of year but the absolute highlight is the world-famous wildebeest migration, where millions of animals cross from the Serengeti and into the Masai Mara in Kenya, and then return to the Serengeti, followed by predators.
The Serengeti is one of the largest wildlife sanctuaries in the world covering an area of 14,763 square kilometers. The spectacular concentration of plain animals found nowhere in the worlds and the annual wildebeest migration. Apart from the wildebeest and zebra, you can expect to see a large variety of animals, Gazelle, Hippos will be found in their poor at any time of the year. The elephant will be frequently be seen but the population here is migratory. The Serengeti predators made famous by many films and documentaries include lion, leopard, cheetah, and hyena.
The birds of the Serengeti are just as spectacular and varied as the animals; there are several types of Eagles and vultures, Ostrich, secretary birds, Kori Bustards, Hornbills as well as a host of small birds. There are almost 500 species of birds recorded in the parks.