Mikumi National Park


Mikumi National Park

Just a few hours' drives from Dar es Salaam lies Mikumi National Park, a hidden gem in Tanzania's wildlife scene. Spanning over 3,000 square kilometres, Mikumi is home to an abundance of wildlife, including buffalo, wildebeest, zebra, lion, elephant, and giraffe. Also, many rare species can be spotted there in the park such as the Sable Antelope and the African Hunting Dog, as well as over 400 bird species.

The park's main attraction is the Mikumi flood plain, where open grasslands meet Miombo woodlands, providing a picturesque backdrop for game wildlife sightings.

For those short on time, day trips from Dar es Salaam are popular, but spending a night in Mikumi is recommended for a truly fulfilling experience. So, come discover the natural wonders of Mikumi National Park with us on a memorable Tanzania Safari Tour.

Wildlife At Mikumi National Park

The Mikumi National Park wildlife is truly a treat for every animal enthusiast across the world.   

It is home to large herds of buffalo, wildebeest, zebra, and impala, as well as predators such as lion and leopard. You may also be lucky enough to spot the rare Sable Antelope, Greater Kudu, and African Hunting Dog.

In addition to mammals, Mikumi is also home to a variety of reptiles, including crocodiles, monitor lizards, and pythons. Birdwatchers will also be delighted with over 400 bird species, including European migrants during the rainy season.

Mikumi National Park's landscape is dominated by open grasslands and miombo woodlands, providing a stunning backdrop for wildlife sightings and game drives.

Activities to Do At Mikumi National Park

Mikumi National Park offers a range of exciting activities for visitors to enjoy. Those are:

The most popular Activity To Do In Mikumi National Park is a game drive. It allows the visitors to explore the park's diverse wildlife, including large herds of buffalo, wildebeest, zebra, and impala, as well as predators such as lion and leopard.

Birdwatchers will also be delighted with over 400 bird species to spot.

Guided walking safaris offer a unique way to experience the park's flora and fauna up close with the chance to spot smaller too.

You can also enjoy cultural tours to nearby villages and interact with the local communities, learning about their traditional way of life and customs.

For those looking for a more adventurous experience, camping in the park is an option to experience the sounds of the African night.

Ready to venture out on a wild adventure? Visit Mikumi National Park today and witness the spectacular beauty of Africa's wildlife firsthand! Don't miss out on this unforgettable experience – book your trip now!

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