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Address: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
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Amazing site of crocodiles and hippos

It is an amazing drive along the Grumeti river. You would come across crocodiles and hippos sunbating in it or on the banks. Not to mention a number of giraffes and elephants in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Hyderabad, India

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Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is an amazing drive along the Grumeti river. You would come across crocodiles and hippos sunbating in it or on the banks. Not to mention a number of giraffes and elephants in its vicinity.

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Chelmsford, England
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The meeting place for animals and birds of all species. Big cats, crocodiles, wildebeast, zebras, giraffe, cranes the list is endless and they can all be seen drinking

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Menlo Park, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is probably one of the most seen rivers when speaking about the Serengeti and the place where so many animals make their crossing

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Campbell River, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This took us by surprise as we were visiting the park during the dry season. It was nice to see all the greenery and wildlife around the water. Great pictures of the contrast of the dry, plains and then the green around the water.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We liked the Mara river better but this was still picturesque and full of hippos! Part of the Serengeti!

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Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

There is a lot of wildlife along the river and less human traffic than other parts of the centra region of the park but you will see other vehicles due to the number of people visiting the national park. We saw lots of elephants, hippos, lions, giraffes, zebras and the occasional leopard.

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Obdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

At the time we were there it was very high water. we could not be stabbing the river with the jeep. but a couple of crocodiles seen here and below hippos.

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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

You want miss here the action of Hippos And birdlife in this area is very good. Only Roads needs repair overall in Serengeti

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Had an early game viewing in this area, saw lots of hippos & crocs however the roads are bumpy. The river is located close to the Airstrip Experience walking across the hanging bridge !

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

This river in Serengeti NP is a great place to watch wildlife come and go. There are, as you might imagine, lots of hippos and crocodiles to watch laze around in the sun, but also lots of other animals who pop along for a drink or to bathe.

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