Gorongosa National Park reviews


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Located in the heart of central Mozambique, covering over 4,000 km² (1544 m²), Gorongosa National park lies at the southern end of the Great African Rift Valley. The valley is made up of a variety of different soil types, and frequent flooding and waterlogging have created a diverse range of ecosystems. Gorongosa National Park is mainly home to three types of veget... ...

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(5/5 stars) Written on: Sep 26, 2013   |   Visited: Jul 2013.
When planning a trip to Gorongosa National Park--a restored gem in the African safari experience--you have the option to hike Mount Gorongosa. I can't recommend this enough! We ended up spending 3 nights at one of our most spectacular campsites, with one of our days devoted to hiking the mountain. It seemed most visitors came through for just a day trip to view the... read more
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(5/5 stars) Written on: May 14, 2013   |   Visited: Feb 2013.
My third safari was the Gorongosa National park at the southern end of the great African Rift valley in the heart of central Mozambique. After a long drive to the park we got there at around 6p.m and there is nothing better than a hot shower, a soft bed with fresh linens offered in the park accommodation area after along rugged drive. We got ourselves plenty of sle... read more

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Lion
Elephant
Giraffe
Nile crocodile
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Safari suitability: 7 / 10
Although the park does not contain the big five, there is a wide range of wildlife as well as various options for safari expeditions.
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Animals you can find

Lion
Lion
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Elephant
Giraffe
Giraffe
Chameleon
Chameleon
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Wildebeest
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Bird watching
Bird watching
Bush walks
Bush walks
Game drives
Game drives
Hot air balloons
Hot air balloons
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Night drives
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