Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara National Park is located in Northern Tanzania, covering an area of 330 sq km, of which up to 200 sq km is a lake, when water levels are high. The park is close to the ethnically diverse market town of Mto wa Mbu. It is a perfect place for bird watching particularly the lesser and greater flamingos as well as other larger water birds such as pelicans, cormorants and storks.  

What to do    

Game drives, night game drives, Cultural tours, picnicking, bush lunch/dinner, mountain bike tours, abseiling  and forest walks on the escarpment outside the park and the First treetop walkway in Tanzania.

Walk on top of the Manyara trees!

Species of birds

Amazing Experience

What you should expect to see



Best time to visit

Dry season (July through October) for large mammals and Wet season (November through June) for bird watching.

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