Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara is a superb park for seeing a large number of big game species in a small amount of time. It has tree climbing lions and spectacular views of the Rift Valley. It is also one of the few national parks that allows night game drives.

  • Big game: Exceptional
  • Birding: Excellent
  • Best time to visit Manyara: All year is excellent though it rains in April and May.
  • How to get to Manyara: you can drive or fly.
  • Safari types available: Game drives, forest board walk and night game drives.

Manyara has excellent birdwatching with thousands of flamingoes and pelicans. The edge of the lake is a great place to sit and watch the birds.

There are just one luxury lodges inside the park with the camping and other accommodation available outside. Our expert team will help you to choose the lodge most suited for your safari depending on your budget and the time of year.


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  • Attractions: Education, Nature, and Safari Activties.
  • How to get there: Drive, Fly
Where to go in Lake Manyara National Park

  • We had an excellent time and the trip was very well planned, the guides (and vehicles) excellent. Thank you very much for arranging it all!

    Jackie, David and Sarah

    Australia, Oct 2013

  • We had a really great vacation on the Southern Circuit in Tanzania and wonderfully facilitated by our driver/guide Salim who was really first class - a great representative of Wild Things.

    Steve Wallis

    Belgium, Oct 2013

  • A very exciting adventure

    Andrew Bird

    United Kingdom, Jan 2014

  • The programme was excellent and we saw masses of game, less a leopard! So, entirely happy customers. Thank you for your efficient handling of the whole trip.

    Christopher Lee

    United Kingdom, Jan 2013

  • We had a wonderful trip. Thanks very much to you, Wild Things and to Abbas for putting together such a memorable safari for us.

    Kathryn Woof

    United Kingdom, Dec 2013

  • We had a fantastic trip. Your excellent organisation, your guide - Max, was exemplary in every way, were major contributors to this. Many thanks for making ours, a trip of a lifetime.

    Richard Goldberg

    United Kingdom, Jun 2013

  • I am just emailing to say how amazing the safari was and I would like to thank you, The food was great and we saw so many animals its exceeded our expectations completely.

    Samantha Crichton

    United Kingdom, Jan 2013