Tarangire National Park

Teeming with Elephants and Birds


This more remote park is full of wildlife, especially around the only permanent water source in the area, the Tarangire River. It’s the perfect place for elephant and bird lovers since this park boasts the largest elephant population in north Tanzania and more than 500 bird species. Tarangire is well known for its ancient baobab trees and the habitat is completely different from other parks.


The best accommodation in Tarangire:

Tarangire River Camp

Tarangire River Camp is located 3 km from the main entrance of the Tarangire National Park, overlooking a branch of the Tarangire River itself. Enjoy the great views of the river and endless plains.  You overnight in nicely furnished spacious safari tents built on an elevated wooden platform. Each safari tent has an en-suite bathroom and private veranda. The restaurant serves delicious food.

Price range: $130 - $225 (full board)

Tarangire Safari Lodge

Tarangire Safari Lodge has one of the most beautiful panoramic views of the savannah and Tarangire river. You can spot the many animals in the park from your private veranda, including hundreds of elephants. An unique location, close to the entrance of the park. You can choose to overnight in a nice cosy bungalow or permanent tent.

Price range: $200 - $310 (full board)

Sanctuary Swala Camp

Amongst giant acacia trees and looking out beyond the flat savannah, you find the comfortable and eco-friendly Sanctuary Swala Camp. This camp is located in a secluded area of Tarangire National Park, far away from the crowds. Each of the twelve canvas tents is shaded by tall acacia trees and all are within sight of the waterhole, often visited by elephants as well as the big cats They are luxurious furnished in chic African design.

Price range: $280 - $680 (full board)

Olivers Camp

Oliver’s Camp is located in the remote southern reaches of Tarangire National Park, far away from the crowds. This camp has 10 beautifully luxury safari tents in a spectacular location close to the game. Each room has a spacious bedroom and bathroom with an outdoor shower and private veranda. It is intimate and personal with great game viewing and excellent cuisine and service.

Price range: $650 - $880 (full board)


Feel free to mix and match the different accommodation styles to create your dream safari!

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