Altitude: 400 m.a.m.s.l
One of the campsites that are located on the Lumemo trail of Udzungwa mountains national park
. It is the second encountered from Lumemo ranger post
, with the Lumemo river passing near it.What to do there?
Spend a night under the stars while on a hike. 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 Simba (udzungwa) campsite
Simba campsite is located near the southern border 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 and next to one of its tributaries.
For more information on this location, please see the map below.How to get there?
Via a hike from Lumemo ranger post
- passing the first campsite, or via a long hike from Sonjo ranger post or park headquaters at Mangula in the east.
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.