The park like its northerly neighbor Gombe is home to some of the Africa’s last remaining wild chimpanzees, a population of roughly 900, they are habituated to human visitors by a Japanese research project founded in the 1960s.
The park made a record of being the first ever National Park to be located within the City and the smallest National Park in both Tanzania and East Africa. The Park is the home of mammals like Impala, Rock Hyrax, Velvet Monkeys and Wild Cats. Reptiles are also dominant; they include crocodiles, Monitor Lizards, Agama Lizards, Pancake and Leopard Tortoises, Snakes particularly Python.
Are one of the most known, famous and picturesque ethnic group in Africa. In Tanzania many of them are settled northern part of the country. Maasai men, are known to be brave and proud. Apart from this, their feature is being tenacious warriors, wearing typical red checkered clothes and holding spears or wooden sticks. To prove their strength and maturity, they jump in the air as a part of traditional dances.
Tanzania has been voted Africa’s leading destination in 2021 – World Travel Awards. Serengeti named the continents top national park and Zanzibar the best beach destination. As for Serengeti, this is the third time the hotspot is clinching Africa leading national park category in a row after attaining the honour in 2020 and 2019.