Mkomazi National Park

Mkomazi National Park

Mkomzai National Park is an infrequently visited national park set between the slopes of the Pare and West Usambara Mountains and Kenya. The name means ' scoop of water' in the local language as there is little water to be found in the park. This makes it a good location to see dry season specialists.

  • Birding & Game Viewing: Excellent dry habitat specialists
  • Best time to visit Mkomazi: June - March
  • How to get to Mkomazi: you need to drive
  • Safari types available: Walking Safari, Game Drives

Mkomazi is home to the fringe eared oryx and the gerenuk as well as wild dogs and a medley of notable birds. There is a rhino sanctuary there also. Accommodation in Mkomazi is limited to camping and Babu's camp.


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  • Attractions: Nature, Safari Activties, and Walking and Climbing.
  • How to get there: Drive
Where to go in Mkomazi National Park

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