Swallowtale-ButterflyA fascinating opportunity to see the birds, botany & butterflies of this exciting country, accompanied by an experienced naturalist and ornithologist. The walks typically start at 9am or 3pm, but can be arranged to suit the convenience of the group and habits of the birds. Our guides carry refreshments and there are many opportunities to rest in the shade. We can also make excursions by 4×4 to explore places and species further afield.

You will see Flame Trees, Frangipani, Jacaranda, African Almond, Coconut, Banana, the magnificent Baobab and many other species of tropical trees and plants. There is a wealth of birds in this part of the country, including the glorious African Fish Eagle which thrives with all the surface water available within Mikindani bay. Tanzania is home to over 500 species of beautiful butterflies, including Yellow Pansy, Short Tailed Admiral and many kinds of Swallowtail.


Duration: To be arranged with one of the Old Boma staff.
We arrange: A guide and refreshments. Binoculars can be provided if requested.
You require: Sun cream, suitable clothing for walking and binoculars.