MINZIRO NATURE FOREST RESERVES
“A Home to Thomas Galago”
- Bunazi town from Bukoba
- Lets view Tanzania Team
- All Meals Included
- Bird watching, hiking, camping, Nature viewing, cultural and spiritual practices of Wahaya and Baganda, photographing, research, educational tours and excursions.
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Minziro Nature Forest Reserve is an astonishing nature forest reserve with about 250 species of birds and a primate known as bush baby. The reserve extends close to the shores of the second largest lake in the world, Lake Victoria. The reserve also borders Kagera River. These water bodies support high biodiversity of both fauna and flora in the forest reserve.
The reserve is exceptional with variety of tourist attractions, which include various species of birds (such as blue swallow, forest frankolin, great blue Turaco, blue breasted kingfisher); about 600 natural species of butterfly; World war I base at Burembe hill, traditional nature trail and unique stands of papyrus along the Kagera River.
The reserve is blessed with multi tourist activities ranging from bird watching, hiking, camping, Nature viewing, cultural and spiritual practices of Wahaya and Baganda, photographing, research, educational tours and excursions.
The forest can be accessed via Bunazi town from Bukoba about 90km and from Mutukula area (Tanzania-Uganda border) about 35km.
Other Tourist Attractions near Minziro Nature Forest Reserve
Camping can be at two sites within the forest while other accommodation facilities can be secured outside the reserve at Bunazi, Mutukula and Bukoba townships.
Miziro Nature Forest Reserve has one camping site Kere hill where visitors can camp…
- Forest Walk
The reserve have one camping site and there are also total of 14 km of nature trails…
- Bird Watching
Birds found in Minziro are Guinea-Congo biome restricted, 58 of the 245 bird species…
- Butter Flying Viewin
The forest contains more than 600 butterfly species, surpassing any other forest in…