Saadani National Park (The bush meets a beach)
When you talk about tourism in Tanzania you never leave aside national parks that are found in the country and among many national parks one of them is Saadani national park.
Now, as you plan to visit various national parks in Tanzania, Northern hemisphere start with Saadani national park. The reason for it to be the first in your list is Saadani is the only wildlife sanctuary in Tanzania bordering the Indian Ocean.
Saadani National Park’s Location
is on the North coast roughly 100Km Northwest of Dar-es- salaam and a similar distance Southwest of the port of Tanga. It encompasses a well-preserved ecosystem including the former Saadani game reserve, the former Mkwaja ranch area, the Wami River as well as the Zaraninge Forest.
When is the best time to visit the park?
- Dry season: July – September
- Wet season: November – May
- Less rainy in December – February
- Best time to visit: June – September.