Kitulo Plateau National Park

Kitulo Plateau National Park is a flora spectacles of world with abundance of flower species in the tropical region of Africa. Kitulo is a botanical garden with over 350 species of vascular plants include 45 varieties of terrestrial orchid which erupt into a riotous wildflower display of breathtaking scale during rainy season.

Located at the altitude of 2,600m above sea level between peaks of Kipengere / Livingstone and Poroto Mountain Kitulo cover 412sq km of fertile soil with varieties of plants, birds and wild animals. Known for floral significance and multitude orchids there also other varieties as giant lobelias, geraniums, yellow orange red hot poker, aloe spp and aster daisies.

Kitulo plateau bird species spotted include denham bustard, blue swallow, mountain marsh widow, njombe cisticola and kipengere seed eater with other endemic species of butterfly, chameleon, lizard and frog.