Monthly Archives: September 2013

Mahale Mountain National Park – Tanzania

Mahale Mountain National Park Mahale Mountain National Park is located on the shores of Lake Tanganyika in the rift lake valley of Tanzania. Mahale Mountain National Park is well known for its population of wild chimpanzees. Mahale Mountain National Park … Continue reading

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Lake District National Park – England

Lake District National Park A mountainous region in North West England, the Lake District, also known as The Lakes is famous for its beautiful lakes and scenic forests. Lake District National Park is England’s largest national park and comprises most … Continue reading

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Mamili National Park – Namibia

Mamili National Park The Mamili National Park, recently renamed the Nkasa Rupara National Park, is located northeastern Namibia. Established in 1990, the Mamili National Park has not been fully explored. The national parks lies mainly in the Caprivi floodplains, which … Continue reading

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Skeleton Coast National Park – Namibia

Skeleton Coast National Park The Skeleton Coast National Park lies on Namibia’s northwest coast on the edges of the Namib Desert. The national park is named for the bleached whalebones; and the skeletal remains and the rusted carcasses of the … Continue reading

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Murchison Falls National Park – Uganda

Murchison Falls National Park Murchison Falls National Park is the largest national park in Uganda. The national park is divided into the north and south portions by the Nile River, which runs east to west. As the Nile River flows … Continue reading

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Pendjari National Park – Benin

Pendjari National Park The Pendjari National Park, now known as the Pendjari Biosphere Reserve, lies in northwestern Benin and was named for the Pendjari River, the only major river in the national park. The Pendjari National Park is adjacent to … Continue reading

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Lençois Maranhenses National Park – Brazil

Lençois Maranhenses National Park Known as the Brazilian Sahara, Lençois Maranhenses National Park is larger than the city of Sao Paulo. The Lencois Marahenses National Park has a landscape with many typical desert characteristics. The rainy season, from November to … Continue reading

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Hemis National Park – India

The Hemis National Park covers around 4,000 square kilometers of the TransHimalayan Range in the eastern Ladakh region of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. Hemis National Park, founded in 1981, is now the largest national park in India … Continue reading

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Shey-Phoksundo National Park – Nepal

The Shey-Phoksundo National Park Shey-phoksundo National Park, Nepal’s largest National Park, is situated in the Trans-Himalayan region of northwest Nepal. The national park was established in 1984 within an area of 3,555 square kilometers. In 1998, an additional 1349 square … Continue reading

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Bardia National Park – Nepal

Bardia National Park Bardia National Park is located in in Nepal’s western Terai, just east of the Karnali River, the longest river in Nepal. Bardia is the largest national park found in the lowland Terai. Bardia National park, which includes … Continue reading

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