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Mkomazi National Park

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bridge between northern circuit and coastal attractions

Fantastic destination for birds watchers ,refuge of charismatic black rhino and African wild dog... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Abel M
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Mwanza, Tanzania
A quiet spot to see wildlife

A quiet park but lots of wildlife to see. We enjoyed seeing the wild dogs and rhino that are... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
Adrienne E
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Tadworth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

Fantastic destination for birds watchers ,refuge of charismatic black rhino and African wild dog. You can sight spectacular species such as fringe eared oryx, lesser kudu and Gerenuk which are rare elsewhere in Tanzania.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Abel M
Reviewed January 22, 2018

A quiet park but lots of wildlife to see. We enjoyed seeing the wild dogs and rhino that are protected in the park.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Adrienne E
Reviewed December 6, 2017

On our way to reach african nature we chose mkomazi national park as our destination point exactly we enjoyed a lot as we saw rhino and it was our mission to see them. also we spotted so many species of birds and some animals such...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank moonlight2urse
Reviewed October 30, 2017

Mkomazi is fairly new in its designation as a National park. It was previously a game reserve, a place for hunting, and as a result, the animals here are very shy of vehicles. Most often, when you see them, you will just catch a glimpse...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Nancy_Eric
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Not as packed with large mammals as its siblings in the northern circuit, but way more exciting! As before we had the park entirely to our selves, driving for hours, days without meeting or hearing another vehicle. The main roads are in good shape. The...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Johan S
Reviewed April 17, 2017

We have camped here number of times, last time in March. Although it cannot compete with the busy parks further up north, Mkomazi offers something quite different to rest of the parks - a privacy. On our last visit, we have stayed for three nights,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Mkomazi is a hidden gem of a National park. It can't compete with the more well known parks in the Northern circuit, but if you want a feel of real wilderness away from the crowds of tourists, then this is the place to go. Mkomazi...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed April 25, 2016

This beautiful park, lies between Tanga and Kilimanjaro, 3 hours driving from Moshi, If you want to see the most of it with fewer tourists in the park, go to Mkomazi, almost all animals are found in this park, Also our clients competed on sport...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Zuri Tours & Sa... L
Reviewed September 18, 2015

Many people say that Mkomazi is not a good park - what a mistake! It's great! Yes, it is very dry, but this apparently attracts the lesser Kudu - we saw really plenty of them, but of course you have to watch careful between the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Schlumpfine_SP
Reviewed July 19, 2015

Out of the way park, very large w. very few visitors. Although there are plenty of animals, they aren't concentrated therefore somewhat disappointing after Arusha, Manyara, Tarangire and the other parks of the Northern circuit. That being said, still plenty to see WITHOUT lines of...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank pttuva
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Fidelis L
October 10, 2018|
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Response from Abel M | Reviewed this property |
There is story maps for each park available in Tanzania national parks website, you can visit our website and browse national park story map cheers
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Matthew P
February 4, 2018|
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Response from Abel M | Reviewed this property |
Welcome, I am happy to hear your intention to visit Mkomazi Park. The park has public campsite and Special campsite for camping.You can contact the park management using email address mkomazi@tanzaniaparks.go.tz for... More
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March 7, 2017|
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Response from Abel M | Reviewed this property |
There is luxury camp know as Babus camp is under development and will be opened soon.The park has both Public and Special campsite for camping.
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