Saadani National Park isn’t far from Dar es Salaam making this National Park a very popular destination for many safari goers. Described as “Where the bush meets the beach” Saadani is only a 15 minute flights across to Zanzibar and opposite the island’s iconic Stone Town.

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The unique location means those on safari in Saadani get to witness and experience the beach and its wildlife as well as the large game within the park including giraffe, buffalo, elephant, lion, leopard, sable antelope, wildebeest, zebra, waterbuck, warthog, hyena, mongoose, civet, serval, caracal, baboon, black and white colobus, crocodile, hippo, as well as a great variety of birdlife. Most decide to have a few days on Zanzibar too with both the beach at Saadani and on Zanzibar offering idyllic white sand.

A Tent With A View offer the choice of 2 camps owned and managed by themselves within the Saadani National Park, the Simply Saadani Camp and Bab’s Camp. They have been operating from this area for over 20 years and along with their experience local guides have people returning year after year. Simply Saadani has 11 bedrooms, all making the most of the beautiful scenery including facing the Indian Ocean. Bab’s Camp sits directly within the elephant island private conservancy along with its magnificent 20 metre viewing tower complete with crow’s nest for the ultimate in viewing location. To view the full list of Tanzania safaris in Saadani and Zanzibar, visit