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Established

1963
1972
2003

Location

Kagera Region

Size

1,300 km²
2,200 km²
1,026.2 km²

Overview

Biharamulo, Burigi and Kimisi Game Reserves, were established in 1963, 1972 and 2003 respectively. Biharamulo, Burigi and Kimisi Game Reserves lie in Biharamulo, Chato, Ngara, Karagwe and Muleba districts, Kagera Region. The game reserves on the northwest of Tanzania have rare wildlife species such as topi, roan antelope, sitatunga, oribi, Klipspringer and red colobus monkey.

Animals to find

Roan antelope, reed buck, leopard, lion, giraffe, topi, sitatunga, oribi, klipspringer, red colobus and velvet monkeys.

Vegetation

Wetland habitat miombo woodlands riverine forests.

Things to do

Tourism hunting and fishing.

How to access?

Road and air.

Investment opportunities

Photographic tourism, canoeing, sport fishing, walking safaris and camping.