The national park covers an area of 1,062 km2 and was beforehand a hunting block before later being recognized as a national park. The protected area is currently considered a lion conservation unit. Saadani National Park uniquely offers visitors the opportunity of observing the animals while basking along the shores of the Indian Ocean. Saadani offers a variety of animals such as four of the Big Five namely African bush elephant, leopards, Cape buffaloes, and lions; yellow baboons; Lichtenstein’s hartebeest; Blue wildebeest; Colobus monkeys; hippos; gazelles and many others.
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