Set below the slopes of the spectacular Usambara and Pare Eastern Arc Mountain ranges and overseen by the snow-capped peak of Kilimanjaro, Mkomazi has particular scenic appeal and a sense of immense space.
Topi, eland, giraffe, zebra and gazelles are likely to be seen. Wild dogs have been re-introduced, but are not seen that often. Black rhino has also been re-introduced, but is kept in an enclosure for safety. Several dry country species can be spotted like fringe-eared oryx, lesser kudu and the odd looking gerenuk. With more than 400 species recorded, the birding is good- with many dry country specials present.
Mkomazi National Park