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Ibanda-Kyerwa National Park

Ibanda-Kyerwa National Park

This is where there is unseen treasure in the Western corner of the country, the paradise with scenic beauty of rolling hills, valleys, plains of Acacia savannah.

The central basin dissected by seasonal rivers filling the scattered lakes and swamps all blow your visit to this undiscovered park. The park covers an area of 200km2.


Getting there

The park is accessible by road and air

By Road; The Park can be reached by road from Bukoba to Murongo (220km) or from Chato to Murongo (327km) and also from Uganda via Murongo town which is about 3.5km from the Park.

By Air; The Park can be accessed by scheduled flight via Chato or Kigoma Airports


Park Attractions

The Park is exceptionally gifted with a variety of attractions ranging from savannah, lakes, rivers and swamps inhabited with different kinds of wildlife.


Wild animals

The park is endowed with various wild animals such as African Buffalo, Hippos, Leopards, Antelopes like reed buck and roan and birds.


Kagera River

This is one of the largest rivers in Tanzania which act as a boundary with Rwanda. The river separates the two nations and also the two national parks; the Ibanda-kyerwa National park in Tanzania and Akagera National Park in Rwanda. 

In addition to the north the river is a boundary with Uganda and this makes it easy to visit even from Uganda and Rwanda.


Tourism activities

When visiting Ibanda-Kyerwa National Park, a visitor can enjoy various activities such as day and night game drive, Camping, bush meal, bird watching as well as walking Safari

Game drive

With its open savannah grasslands, the scattered lakes, hills, valleys, Kagera river and basins a game drive inside the park is inspirational to many visitors as they can see animals like herds of buffalo, zebra, leopards, topi, eland, impala, waterbuck, reed back and giraffe. Walking safari can be organized from here. 


Visit Ibanda-Kyerwa National Park Today

Support work of Ibanda-Kyerwa National Park by visiting the park and seeing the wildlife that calls this place home. Visiting Parks help support local livelihoods and help protect wildlife for generations to come