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Tarangire or Lk Manyara at end of August?

cali
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Tarangire or Lk Manyara at end of August?

After reading cathe_rio's post, I have a question of my own: we will start a Northern Circuit safari on August 29. Our route will be Lake Manyara, Oldupai Gorge, Serengeti, then Ngorongoro Crater.

At this time of year (very end of August), is Lake Manyara or Tarangire better to visit?

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1. Re: Tarangire or Lk Manyara at end of August?

I would opt for Tarangire in order to see the large herds of elephants which gather there then.

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2. Re: Tarangire or Lk Manyara at end of August?

Suffrin pain twice in a day.

Tarangire! (But if you have time passsing the gate of Manyara take a look in there too.)

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3. Re: Tarangire or Lk Manyara at end of August?

Another vote for Tarangire.

But, how many days total for your safari? If time allows, you can visit both.

Tarangire has a mini-migration during the period July/Oct, so lots of ellees, zebra, predators and birds along with the baobab landscape. Ideally, Tarangire deserves 2/days, though Manyara is smaller, a lovely park where you can also see ellees, blue monkeys, blackmane & tree-climbing lions (sometimes), can be covered in a few hours.

4. Re: Tarangire or Lk Manyara at end of August?

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