Tourist Activities in Mbeya
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Mbeya is a city located in southwest Tanzania, Africa. Mbeya’s urban population was 280,000 in 2005. Mbeya is the capital of the surrounding rural Mbeya region (population, with Mbeya, totals approx. 2 million). Mbeya sits at the base of soaring Loleza Peak, between the Mbeya and Poroto mountain ranges.
On the town’s outskirts is Lake Ngozi, a huge crater lake surrounded by dense forest rich in birdlife. Kitulo Plateau National Park, southeast of the city, is known for its colorful wild flowers. Farther south is Matema Beach, a resort town on the shores of the vast, fish-filled Lake Nyasa.
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Kitulo National Park
Locals refer to the Kitulo Plateau as Bustani ya Mungu – The Garden of God – whereas botanists have dubbed it the Serengeti of Flowers, host to ‘one of the great floral spectacles of the world’.
Ngozi Crater Lake
Lake Ngozi is the second largest crater lake in Africa. It can be found near Tukuyu, a small town in the highland Rungwe District, Mbeya Region, of southern Tanzania in East Africa
Just northwest of Mbeya is Mbeya Peak (2820m). It's the highest point in the Mbeya Range and makes an enjoyable day hike, best done by arranging a local guide through your hotel.
Mbozi is an ungrouped iron meteorite found in Tanzania. It is one of the world's largest meteorites, variously estimated as the fourth-largest to the eighth-largest, it is located near the city of Mbeya in Tanzania's southern highlands.
Daraja La Mungu
Daraja la mungu (swahili) or God's bridge in english is a large natural bridge that connect the two banks of Kiwira river. It has a width slightly larger than that of a single lane bridge and a length of about 50 metres.
Uyole Cultural Tourism
There are different tour programs offered by Uyole Cultural Tourism enterprises. Hiking in Poroto Ridge Nature Reserve Mountains and Lake Ngozi, A visit to the Safwa villages around, Nature walking safari and much more!
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