Established in 1992, Udzungwa Mountain National park has an area of 1990km squire located in Morogoro region. It is heighted at 250 m – 27576 m above the sea level. Mt Luhomero and Mt Mwanihama are the two tallest mountains with 2576m and 2570m respectively. This park has an evergreen miombo savanna, lowland rain forest, submontane and montane forest. Also, it is a host of exceptional fauna and flora; monkeys such as the Iringa red colobus and Sanje Crested Mangabey and birds species which are endemic.
There are no roads for game drive, therefore, hiking along the trails and trek to the mountains are done by guides.
How to get there:
380 km, 5 hrs drive from Dar es Salaam; 65 kms southwest of Mikumi.
Camping inside the park. a lodge and 2 hostel about 1km to Mangula entrance.