Tarangire National park boasts one of the concentrations per unit area of elephants and this is often evident when you follow the game drive circuits along the river, you will chance to see encounter large herds either they are going or come from the river. In the dry season often encounter large herds of animals are attracted to the Tarangire River. This offers great viewing of the herds as they socialize and interact with each other, the park is best for wildlife viewing, excellent birding with many dry-country special stunning scenery with many baobab trees. Herds up to 300 elephants scratch the dry river bed for underground streams while migratory wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, impala, gazelle, hartebeest and eland crowd the shrinking lagoons. All the main predators are present but, because of thick vegetation, not spotted as often as in some of the parks in northern Tanzania. The park is relatively thickly vegetated with acacia shrubs and mixed woodlands. Most memorable of which are the huge baobab trees dotted around in big numbers.