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Mbarang'andu Wildlife Management Area


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Mbarang'andu Wildlife Management Area is located in Ruvuma Region, the southern border of Selous Game Reserve and northern Nachingwea. The area derives its name from Mbaran'gandu River, which crosses it before flowing into Luwegu River, which then joins the Kilombero on to Ruaha, and becoming the mighty Rufiji River.  The geography of Mbaran'gandu is dominated by hilly terrains that could attract many who like walking excursion.


Main Wildlife Attraction
It is an extension of Selous Game Reserve, it contains large herd of elephant, Buffalo, Lion and Leopard, and above all it has maned lion, which are rare in southern part of Tanzania. Mbaran'gandu Wildlife Management Area  is famous for long tusked elephant and large herds of buffalo. It serves as migratory route between the Selous and the Niassa Game Reserves hosting the world’s largest elephant, buffalo and sable populations
"Elephant Convention at Kilima Tembo” This is the gathering of elephants in one area (at Kilima Tembo), it allows visitors to see the highest number of elephant concentration than any other place
Mbaran'gandu Wildlife Management Area is rarely visited by tourists and has limited accommodation facilities.

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