#1 SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK

Home to the Great Migration, Serengeti National Park easily makes its way into most bucket lists. This fascinating park presents all kinds of ecosystems which allows it to host a variety of plants, birds and animals. The sheer diversity makes it one of the most unique national parks in Africa. Over the years, Serengeti National Park has attracted people from all walks of life, including movie stars, celebrities, writers and poets, and it easily ranks as one of the most coveted safari destinations in Africa.

Wildebeest Migration in the Serengeti plains
A view of the Great Migration taking place in Serengeti National Park

Highlights
  • Home to the Great Migration
  • Authentic game viewing opportunities
  • Hot air balloon safaris
  • One of the best destinations to spot African predators
  • Excellent accommodation options
Lowlights
  • The park is very crowded during peak season
Serengeti National Park Facts
Number of annual visitors:+350,000
Size:13,250 sq. km.
Altitude:3,737 feet to 7,133 feet
Common Animal Sightings:Wildebeest, giraffe, gazelle, big cats, elephant, zebra, eland, topi, kongoni.
Best Season to Visit:June to July and January to February
Nearby Attractions:Ngorongoro Conservation Center, Lake Natron, Tarangire National Park