Mikangazini campsite

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460 m.a.m.s.l.

The third campsite encountered while on the Lumemo trail from the southern end of Udzungwa mountains national park. All hikers have to bring their own camping equipment and supplies.

What to do there?Spend a night under the stars or just take a break from your hike up the mountains, with a few animals and plant species to see in the area. For a list of other attractions in the area, please see our attractions page.

Best time to visit?Any time of the year not in the rainy season of March to June.

Location of Mikangazini campsiteMikangazini campsite is located in the southern part of Udzungwa mountains national park, a small clearing amidst its rain forest and next to the Lumemo trail. It also is near the Lumemo river requiring at least one river crossing to get there.

For more information on this location, please see the map below.

How to get there?Via a hike from either Lumemo ranger post - passing the first and second (Simba), or from the eastern border of the park — Sonjo ranger post or park headquaters at Mangula going through two campsites.

Both Lumemo and Sonjo ranger post can be reached by air, train, passenger bus or private vehicle.

For more information on park fees and tariffs, please see the TANAPA webiste. Also note that you need to have a registered guide and/or a park ranger accompanying you.

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