Katavi National Park is the third largest national park after Ruaha and Serengeti that is found on the western part of Tanzania; it was formerly a game reserve and was established as a National Park in 1974 with an area of 4,471 Kilometer squares. The park is located about 40 kilometers southwest of the town of Mpanda with the main features being the Lake Katavi, with its vast floodplains, the palm fringed Lake Chala and the Katuma River. The Park is notesn as one of unspoiled wilderness among other National parks in Tanzania.

Other than the main features of Katavi National park, the Park is also noted for the Miombo woodland and scattered acacia trees scenery which makes the home for zebras, sable and roan antelope, eland, leopard, elephant, buffalo and lion. Waterfowl are also abundant in the Katavi National Park. More of that Lake Chala and River Katuma are particularly rich in bird life with more than 400 species being recorded and are also are well known for its large concentration of crocodile and hippo.

The park provides with various tourism activities that visitors can do during their visit. The activities includes; Nature Walking Safaris (Short Walking Safaris), Long Walking Safaris, Picnicking, Filming, Camping, Birding, Bush meals, Night Game Drive, Hiking and Game Viewing.

Tips Before Travel

Bring copies of your passport

We recommends that travelers must have photocopy page of their passports before leaving on international trips.

Register with your embassy

It helps the embassy to get traveler information if there is any problem

Always have a cash

we advise the traveler to have indigenous money so that it will help him if any problems arise

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