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Established

1965

Location

S: 5, 48, 37.3
E: 31, 54, 6.5

Size

5,000 km²

Overview

Ugalla Game Reserve, established in 1965 and located in three districts of Tabora Region and Mulele in Katavi Region, is dotted by thousands of miombo woodlands and grassland where bees pick nectar for making honey.

Animals to find

Lichtenstein’s hartebeest, leopard, lion, baboon, buffalo, bush pig, dik-dik, East African bush duiker, eland, hyena, impala, jackal, oribi, ostrich, Bohor reedbuck, common reedbuck and warthog, sitatunga, wild dog and zebra.

Vegetation

Miombo woodland, Hill-top miombo woodland and grassland in the flood plain cover most of the reserve. The miombo woodland contains valuable timber species such as Pterocarpus angolensis and Dalbergia melanoxylon.

Things to do

Tourism hunting, beekeeping and photographic tourism, walking safaris and sport fishing. 

How to access?

100 kilometers from Tabora town. Road for tourism activities accessible only during dry season. Small airplanes land at Ugalla, Muhuba and Siri airstrips.

Investment opportunities

Photographic and hunting tourism, beekeeping, walking safaris and fishing.