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The Udzungwa Mountains national park is a slice of the Udzungwa Arc Mountains in short the Udzungwa is part of a broken chain of mountains called the Eastern Arc Mountains that lie close to the coast of East Africa from southern Kenya to southern Tanzania, the Usambaras, the Pares and the Ulugurus are some of this chain.

Udzungwa National Park was formally national forest reserve up to 1992 when became a national Park, it covers an area of 1990 sq.km (770 sq miles) Lying between 300 and 2800 m above Sea level. The plateau is a natural penthouse with view of grassland and mountain forest stretching over 100 Km of Sanjie River waterfall, which plunges at 170 Meters.

The major attraction of the park is its bio-diversity and unique rainforest, where many rare plants, not found anywhere else in the world, have been identified, from a tiny Africa no let to 30 meter high trees.

The park is located just a 5 hours drive from Dar-es-salaam 350 Km (215 miles) and Southwest of Mikumi is 100 Km (about 40 miles). Best time to visit is the dry season is June - October but it is accessible year round although slippery in the wet.

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Birdlife: There are a large number of birds including endemic species and Francolin.

They include Iringa Columbus Monkeys and Sanje Crested Mangabey as well as Leopard, eland and waterbuck and elusive creatures of the forest such as bushbuck and duiker.

To do: From a two- hours hike to the waterfall to camping Safaris, combine with nearby Mikumi or en-route to Ruaha national park.

Lake Manyara National Park - Serengeti National Park  - 4 Days / 3 Nights.
Lake Manyara National Park - Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater - Tarangire National Park - 7 Days / 6 Nights.

Selous Game Reserve – Rufiji– Ruaha National Park – Mikumi National Park – 10 Days / 9 Nights.

Saadani National Park - Zanzibar Beach - 4 Days / 3 Nights.
9 Days Kenya Safari and Mombasa beach.
11 Days Mount Kenya and Safari.

10 Days - (Aberdares, Mt.Kenya, Samburu, Lake Nakuru, Masai Mara).

Wildlife Kenya Safari & Gorilla Uganda.
The Great Photographic Safaris Samburu, Lake Nakuru & Masai Mara.
Amboseli, Masai Mara & Lake Nakuru.
5 Days - Murchison Falls adventure.
6 Days - Uganda best Tour, to Murchison falls, Kibale forest and Queen.
10 Days / 9 Nights (Gorilla treks and wildlife safari).
4 Days - Gorillas Tracking, to Bwindi or Mgahinga.


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