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Best things to do in Morogoro Region

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Where in the world: Africa  /  Tanzania  /  Morogoro Region

Top 15 things to do in Morogoro Region

1. Mikumi Park, Mikumi National Park

Take a guided tour of Mikumi Park to spot numerous animals living in this protected area, including lions, zebras, wildebeest, and buffalos. Go to the area just northwest of the main road for some of the best wildlife watching spots. You'll often notice buffalos near the road, as well as giraffes and elephants. Northwest of the main entrance, look for the hippo pools, where you can watch these big animals from close range and enjoy some outstanding bird-watching.
Suggested duration: 8 hours
Tours from $290 › Learn more about Mikumi Park

3. Selous Game Reserve, Morogoro

Explore Selous Game Reserve, a World Heritage Site that has one of the largest animal presences in the world. Embark on a ride through the savanna in search of lions, giraffes, elephants, rhinos, wild dogs, and more. Alternatively, take a boat ride on the river that passes through the reserve, or opt for a walking safari to get really close to specific animals. A guide can teach you about each animal and plant species as you move along.
Suggested duration: 3h 30 min
Tours from $915 › Learn more about Selous Game Reserve

4. 2 Days 1 Night Mikumi National Park from Dar es salaam

FROM $670
Very short trip designed for those who want to escape the madness of Dar es Salaam city by taking a weekend on safari. This tour departs and returns to Dar es Salaam, Our transfer driver will pick you up at 5am and transfer you to Morogoro at our office which is 4 to 5 hours drive, you will stop at our office and switch to safari car to Mikumi National Park for your safari arrival safari till sunset Dinner and overnight inside the park We uses transfer car from Dar es salaam since is more quick and more comfortable Mikumi National Park Road Safari is a short tour from Dar es Salaam-Tanzania, which takes you to visit one of the spectacular southern circuit National parks of Tanzania. A good surfaced road connects Mikumi to Dar es Salaam via Morogoro, a roughly 6 to 7hrs drive depends on the traffic jam, spead limit and stops on the way.) The park is well-known for its population of elephants, giraffes buffaloes, zebras, elands, greater Kudu, wildebeest
Tours from $670 › More about this tour at viator.com ›
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5. Udzungwa Mountains National Park, Kidayi

Udzungwa Mountains National Park provides hiking trails, which lead to viewpoints and waterfalls. While walking through the forest, watch for monkeys and rare bird species. Depending on the duration of your stay, you can choose the right trail for you. Stay overnight at the camping site, and reach Mwanihana peak to enjoy the views of surrounding sugar plantations. Most of trails lead to Sanje Waterfalls, 170 m (550 ft) high, where you can hike to the base or the top of the falls.
Suggested duration: 8 hours
Tours from $359 › Learn more about Udzungwa Mountains National Park

6. Uluguru Mountains, Morogoro

Suggested duration: 3h 30 min
Tours from $44 › Learn more about Uluguru Mountains

7. Safaris, Mikumi National Park

Suggested duration: 4 hours
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FROM $675
Mikumi is Tanzania’s fourth-largest national park. It’s also the most accessible from Dar es Salaam. With almost guaranteed wildlife sightings, it makes an ideal safari destination for those without much time. Since the completion of the paved road connecting the park gate with Dar es Salaam, Mikumi National Park has been slated to become a hotspot for tourism in Tanzania. Located between the Uluguru Mountains and the Lumango range, Mikumi is the fourth largest national park in Tanzania and only a few hours drive from Tanzania’s largest city. The park has a wide variety of wildlife that can be easy spotted and also well acclimatized to game viewing. Its proximity to Dar es Salaam and the amount of wildlife that live within its borders makes Mikumi National Park a popular option for weekend visitors from the city, or for business visitors who don’t have to spend a long time on an extended safari itinerary.
Tours from $675 › More about this tour at viator.com ›

9. Day trip Hiking to Uluguru Mountains-Choma Waterfalls

FROM $60
Morogoro contain some of the oldest original forest in Africa, and while it is much depleted these days, the range is green and scenic, and offers enjoyable hiking. From Morogoro the most popular route is to Morningside, an old German mountain hut to the south of town at about 1000m (about two to three hours on foot). The path starts at the Regional Administration buildings about 3km south of the town centre at the end of Boma Rd
Suggested duration: 24h
Tours from $60 › More about this tour at viator.com ›

10. Day trip tour to Choma Waterfalls

FROM $82
Choma is a Traditional village about 8 kilometers from Morogoro town (6-7 Hours go and return). At Choma village, you might visit the waterfall where you can swim in the cool water after a long day walk. In the village, you may participate in Jikoni tour which means cook and eat traditional food with luguru family. Ulugulu traditional dance, potts making and mate weaving.
Suggested duration: 10h
Tours from $82 › More about this tour at viator.com ›

11. Day Trip to Mikumi National Park from Morogoro

FROM $290
A very short trip designed if it happens you are in Morogoro and you are looking to do a safari to Mikumi, expect to see animals such as Lions, Buffaloes, Giraffe, Wildebeest, Zebras, Impalas, Warthogs, elephants, hippos, more than 300 bird species and different plant species
Suggested duration: 12h
Tours from $290 › More about this tour at viator.com ›

12. Uluguru Mountains Combination Tour ( Choma waterfall and Morningside) Day Trip

FROM $100
Uluguru mountain situated in Eastern part of Tanzania about 200km to the west of Dar es Salaam city along Dar es salaam-Mbeya highway. It stretches approximately 20km wide and 100km long. The Uluguru Mountains are the range of ridges which run from North to the south and rising to an altitude of 2,638m above seal being the highest point. Uluguru Mountains is apart of the Eastern Arc Mountains (EAM), which run from Taita Hills in southern Kenya to the Udzungwa Mountains in south-central Tanzania. Uluguru mountains lie at the heart of the Eastern Arc Mountains, stretching over 241 square kilometers ( 24,115.09 Ha) with a boundary length of 197km. It was established in 2008 to conserve the area’ unique ecosystem and protect its exceptional biodiversity for future generations.
Suggested duration: 8h 30min
Tours from $100 › More about this tour at viator.com ›

13. 8 Days Safari to Mikumi, Ruaha & Udzungwa Mountains

FROM $1,850
From the little treasures of Tanzania to the vast rural landscapes, a 8 day safari in Mikumi, Ruaha and Udzungwa will give you a taste of it all. For an ‘off the beaten track safari, this is a perfect choice! You’ll see awe-inspiring mountain ranges, formidable elephant herds and all the wildlife you would expect to meet in the wilds of Tanzania.
Tours from $1,850 › More about this tour at viator.com ›

14. Day Trip To Morning side /Old German Settlement

FROM $56
it is an Old Germany Settlemen buit in 1911, it was a first Hotel at Uluguru Mountais in Morogoro Tanzania
Suggested duration: 7h
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15. 4 Days/ 3 Nights – Mikumi & Udzungwa National Parks Safari

FROM $975
This 4-days Safari has been designed to take you to Mikumi then Udzungwa, but will offer you more time in the Mikumi to see the wildlife. Mikumi is the 4th Largest National park in Tanzania and it guarantees wildlife sightings. Most people visit Mikumi National Park aiming to spot the ‘Big Five’ (cheetah, lion, elephant, buffalo, and rhino), and they are always not disappointed. Hippo pools provide close access to the mud-loving beasts, and bird-watching along the waterways is particularly rewarding. Udzungwa is the largest and with most biodiversity and a chain of a dozen large forest-swathed mountains that rise majestically from the flat coastal scrub of eastern Tanzania. Known collectively as the Eastern Arc Mountains, this archipelago of isolated massifs has also been dubbed as the African Galapagos for its treasure-trove of endemic plants and animals, most familiarly being the delicate African violet.
Tours from $975 › More about this tour at viator.com ›