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(ˌsɛr ənˈgɛt i)

a plain in NW Tanzania, including a major wildlife reserve (Serenget′i Na′tional Park′).
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Noun1.Serengeti - a vast plain in Tanzania to the west of the Great Rift Valley known for its wildlife
Tanzania, United Republic of Tanzania - a republic in eastern Africa
Serengeti National Park - a national park in Tanzania created in 1951 to protect the wildlife
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Melia Hotels International has opened its first state-of-the-art, sustainability-focused hotel in the Serengeti National Park, the oldest National Park in Tanzania.
It is located in the Serengeti National Park, the oldest national park in Tanzania, on the western border of Lake Victoria, a World Heritage Site.
High-calibre visitors had started booking lodges at the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania, which is four times larger than the Masai Mara and also hosts the wildebeest migration.
As part of that effort, it conducted a study of the impact that improving a road through the Serengeti National Park in northern Tanzania might have on the environment.
5 million wildebeest, accompanied by large numbers of zebras, Grant's gazelles, Thomson's gazelles, elands, and impalas, make an enormous loop every year between the Serengeti in Tanzania and Maasai Mara in Kenya, in search of food.
Having moved into the camp, the FORCES OF NATURE WITH BRIAN COX BBC1, 9pm The physicist (below) concludes his journey by examining the effects of light interacting with the Earth, travelling to the site of an enormous outpouring of lava to explain why hot things glow red, and reveals how the different colours of light energy from the sun transform the plains of the Serengeti.
And this time, Ben Fogle has spent a year following the epic journey of more than two million wildebeest as they make the 400-mile trek from the Serengeti in Tanzania to the Massai Mara in Kenya, and back again.
The Serengeti Ecosystem Development and Conservation Project, as part of the above programme and module of the Financial Cooperation, addresses the conservation of biodiversity and sustainable management and utilization of natural resources in the Greater Serengeti Ecosystem, including Ngorongoro and Serengeti Districts, as well as the improvement of the livelihood of the underprivileged communities living in the area.
But in the Serengeti National Park, the only shooting that is done is with a camera.
The Serengeti ecosystem is almost 10,000 square miles in area, roughly the size of New Hampshire.
Iolo Williams will be guest leading the trip in February which takes in the Serengeti Plains, Lake Manyara and Ngorogoro Crater.
The Elewana Collection comprises: Arusha Coffee Lodge, cradled in the endless acres of one of Tanzania's largest coffee plantations; Tarangire Treetops, with its unique tree house style rooms built on wooden decks around the trunks of enormous Baobab and Marula trees; Serengeti Migration Camp and Serengeti Pioneer Camp located in the Serengeti National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the continent's largest ecosystems; and The Manor at Ngorongoro, located adjacent to the world famous Ngorongoro Conservation Area.