Tembo campsite

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Altitude: 500 m.a.m.s.l.

One of the campsites that are located on the Lumemo trail of Udzungwa mountains national park. It is the fourth when coming from Lumemo ranger post in the south, and the third when coming from the eastern border.

All visitors to the camp have to bring their own tents.

What to do there?Spend a night camping under the stars, after a long day hiking. 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 Tembo campsiteTembo campsite of Udzungwa mountains national park is located next to the Lumemo river, and in its eastern highlands. It is also in the rain forest region, and a short distance south of where tributaries from Luhombero and Mwanihana peaks meet.

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

How to get there?Via a one or two day hike from Sonjo ranger post in the east, or a maximum three day hike from Lumemo ranger post in the south. Both ranger posts can be reached by air, land or train from major cities of the country.

For more information on park fees and tariffs, please see the TANAPA website. Also note that you may need a TANAPA ranger and/or to accompany you for all hikes to this location.

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