Mikumi National Park reviews


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Mikumi National Park is located in south-central Tanzania, 283 km (175 miles) west of Dar es Salaam. It borders Africa’s biggest game reserve - the Selous, sharing its unique ecosystem. It is Tanzania’s fourth largest national park, covering an area of 3,230 km² (1,250 miles²). Also bordering the park are the Udzungwa Mountains and Uluguru Mountains, the latter off... ...

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(5/5 stars) Written on: Mar 07, 2017   |   Visited: Mar 2017.
Mikumi is the closest park to Dar Es Salaam with an average drive time of 4-5 hours with a lunch break. I recommend everyone to pre-plan your safari with a reliable safari company and ask for a car just special for your group with an opening ceiling.

If you are lucky enough and your driver knows what he is doing, you can observe every animal living in Mikumi fr... read more
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(4/5 stars) Written on: Jan 12, 2016   |   Visited: Jun 2012.
Mikumi National Park is the fourth largest park in Tanzania but is not that well-known like other Northern Tanzanian parks. Mikumi is a national park for visitors who want to spent less time and witness more wild animals. Mikumi is among the most picturesque parks as it is surrounded by mountains on three side and has great views. You can see many variety of wild a... read more
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(4/5 stars) Written on: Aug 31, 2013   |   Visited: Jun 2007.
When I think of Mikumi National Park what, always comes to mind is the natural beauty that I had the chance to see more than one time. Trust me, it never gets boring to see green glass with plenty of animals roaming around.
This is one of the parks that I really love from Tanzania. The giraffes that are always mesmerizing are ever present so are the zebras with ot... read more
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Safari suitability: 7 / 10
Tree-climbing lions, hippos, rare midget elephants and less tourists.
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