Udzungwa Mountains National Park
Activities in the Udzungwa Mountains
These mountains rise up 300 meters above the Ruaha valley offering beautiful vantage points and fast flowing rivers. The rain falls mainly from March to May and in November and December The dry season is from June to October with a maximum temperature of 27 degrees Celsius.
Monkeys in Udzungwa
The Mwanihana part of the park is the most visited by tourists drawn to the beautiful Sanje waterfall. It is a steep hike to the top, but the fantastic views over the rainforest make it well worth the effort.
The Iringa red colobus and the Sanje crested mangabey monkeys as well as numerous bird species such as the Rufous winged sunbird, the Udzungwa partridge , red capped warbler and the dappled mountain forest robin call this park home.