Tanzania Day 2: Manyara to Serengeti

Road to Serengeti

On Day 2, we drove from the escarpment above the Rift Valley to central Serengeti via Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

The animals we saw (new ones in bold):

  • Elephants
  • ostriches
  • zebras
  • wildebeests
  • heron
  • antelopes
  • Thomson’s gazelles
  • Grant’s gazelles
  • hyena
  • serval
  • lions
  • kori bustard
  • leopard
  • griffon vultures
  • Agama
  • Hartebeest
  • Starlings
  • Weavers
  • guinea fowl

Tanzania Day 1: Lake Manyara

Blue monkey

During our recent northern circuit safari trip to Tanzania, we visited Lake Manyara National Park on our first day.

Here’s the map of our jeep trek in the park.

Here are the animals we saw:

  • Baboons
  • blue monkeys
  • elephants
  • buffaloes
  • ostriches
  • zebras
  • vervet monkeys
  • impalas
  • pelicans
  • wildebeests
  • giraffes
  • Hadada ibis
  • Klipspringer
  • African jacana
  • crowned cranes
  • warthogs
  • grey heron
  • hippopotamus