It’s famous for dense wildlife population, which is most spectacular between June – September, the dry period.
During this time animals – hartebeest, Oryx, buffalo, elephant migrate from dry Masai Mara to Tarangire looking for water. Predators – lion, leopard follows the herds.
Home for 600 ventures of birds.
Dry Season in Tarangire:
June – Mid November: Best time for game viewing:
December – February: Humid & Hot: Good time for game viewing.
Rainy Season in Tarangire :
Mid November – Mid December: Short Rain: Wonderful for birdlife and lush scenery
April – May: heavy rain: Wonderful for birdlife and lush scenery.
Getting to Tarangire:
Road: 2 hours drive from Arusha
Suggested Itineraries for Tarangire : Day trip or 2 Days /1 Night Safari: Tarangire can be combined with Manyara, Ngorongoro & Serengeti : Check for Itineraries