Big Five (The Big Five)
Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, Zanzibar beach and seeing the Big 5 in Tanzania are two of the most popular reasons for people to come to Tanzania.
Tanzania’s boundless adventures and rich natural beauty have attracted visitors from all over the world. Safaris are more popular as result of the pleasure of viewing animals up close in their natural surroundings. Tanzania is unique because of its enormous biodiversity and the variety of flora and fauna that can be seen here is unparalleled from large creatures to small animals, insects, birds, floral plants trees and much more!
THE BIG FIVE
The big 5, are the animals that arise directly at the top of the food chain in nature’s hierarchy of animals These are Africa’s deadliest and most deadly creatures and they are the ones you should be on the lookout for when visiting Tanzania.
The Big 5 include African Lion, African Leopard, African Elephant, Cape Buffalo and Rhinoceros
The Big Five are so named not because of their size, but because of the danger, they bring to humans and how tough they are to hunt. They used to be the most sought-after creatures during hunts, but thanks to tighter rules, hunting has fallen dramatically, making it much easier to spot the Big 5 while visiting Africa.
Those seeking the Big 5 will not be disappointed since there are numerous locations throughout the country where they can be observed in their native habitats. Many safaris focus on finding these species.