Saadani National Park

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Saadani National Park is only national park where the bush meets the beach along the Indian Ocean Tanzania. Saadani located in Bagamoyo closely to Dar es Salaam city offering both wildlife viewing and sun basking along the shores of Indian Ocean.

Saadani park area with large biodiversity is dominated by acacia woodland and coastal thicket with varieties of plants while also the park protects large area of mangroves swamps along the Indian Ocean coastline.

The Saadani wildlife species include giraffe, leopard, buffalo, elephant, hippo, eland, lion, sable, hartebeest, wildebeest, waterbuck, zebra, kudu, reedbuck, warthog, duiker, hyena, serval, mongoose, civet, caracal, baboon, crocodile and variety of birdlife. Saadani is easy accessed from Dar es Salaam city situated in coastal area close to Zanzibar Island approximately 45 km away.