Ruaha National Park – Wildlife Safaris: Car Rental Tanzania.
Looking for Unique wildlife safari in Tanzania? Select to visit Ruaha National Park which is less populated national park in Tanzania that offer big five wildlife watching safaris.
A name derived from the great Ruaha River that flows along the southern eastern margin of the national park . It is the largest protectedNational Park area in Tanzania and East Africa seating on a size of 20,226kmsq (7,809 sq miles).It is the least accessible park due to the landscape making it one of the great unexplored wilderness and Tanzania’s best wildlife secret.
ANIMALS :Cape Buffalo herds, Large elephants, Sable and Roan Antelopes. Predators like Lion, Leopard, Cheetah and A rare African Wild Dog.
When is the best time to visit Ruaha National Park
The middle and end of the Dry season (from June to October) is the best time for wildlife viewing in the park. Vegetation is thinner and animals gather around predictable water sources making it easy to spot wildlife. The male greater kudu is most visible in June during the breeding season. The best time to see wild dog is during their denning season, from June to August.
Bird Watching : Blessed with over 500 bird species residential and migratory, best viewed in the rainy season .These include African eagle fish, ashy starling among others.
Guided Nature walk: Walks around 2-3 hours with nice scenaries for photo lovers, creating beautiful memories.
Night Game Drives: With park authority, tourists explore the park with an armed tourist guide, sight to hyenas and hippos giving you a thrilling life time, memorable experience of the African night
How to Access Ruaha National Park
The Park can be reached by car on a drift from Iringa. Chartered domestic flights using the Msembe Airstrip at Msembe Head quarter, Jongomeru Airstrip at Jongomeru Ranger post.
Note:Distance from Dar-es- salaam via Iringa is around 580km driving for around 10-12 hours, from Mikumi National park 320Km driving around 5 hours.