Ruaha National Park

Ruaha national park, one of Tanzania’s famous wilderness areas where one can have a rare experience of game viewing. Ruaha National Park is rich in plants and animals such as Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus strepsiceros). However, this can not be found in any other national park. The park boasts of her almost untouched and unexplored ecosystem, making visitors’ safari experience very unique.

The Great Ruaha River like other rivers like Mwagusi, Jongomero, and Mzombe save is the lifeline of the park. During the dry season, these rivers become mostly the main source of water for wildlife. There are few natural springs saving the same purpose.

In the pick of the dry season, elephants obtain water from dry sand rivers using their front feet and trunks. However, the remaining waterfalls along the Great Ruaha River are also an important habitat for hippopotamus, fish, and crocodiles.

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Ruaha National Park has a bimodal pattern of rain forest; the short rainfall season begins November to February. Also, the long season is between March and April. However, The annual mean rainfall ranges between 500mm-800mm with an average annual temperature of about 280c. The park experiences its dry season between June and October when the temperature at Msembe headquarter reaches 350c. We are ready to support you