Welcome To The Jungle

Zanzibar

Well, looks like a jungle but actually its rainforest.

Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park or shorter version Jozani Forest is the only national park on Zanzibar. Very small, only 50 km2 (19 sq mi) but a beautiful place to visit!

This forest is a natural pharmacy, an amazing source of natural remedies! Every plant or tree cures something. It also know for rare red Colobus monkeys a very rare monkey species unique to Zanzibar.

The forest is divided by a road into two sections. To protect the wildlife it is not permitted to walk off the road without an official guide. A network of various nature trails leads visitors through the forest. The main trail begins at the park entrance and takes about an hour at a leisurely stroll.

A mangrove boardwalk gives tourists the possibility to have a view into the special mangrove habitat which was really enjoyable.

Zanzibar

Zanzibar

Zanzibar

Zanzibar

Zanzibar Jozani Forest – Red Colobus Monkey from Nina Malina on Vimeo.

Zanzibar

Zanzibar

Zanzibar

About these ads

5 thoughts on “Welcome To The Jungle

  1. What BEAUTIFUL photography!!! Did you see lots of bugs??? Did you get any that burrow under your skin. I’m terrified of the Jungle!!! JUST TERRIFIED so I’ll live vicariously through you!

How do you like it?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s