Kamuku National Park located in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State has an enviable biodiversity profile. It supports about 19 species of mammals including elephants (a major ecotourism attraction for visitors to the Park),Roan antelope, Western Hartebeest, Bushbuck, Reedbuck, Grimm’s Duiker, Red-flanked Duiker, Oribi Patas Monkey, Green Monkey (tantalus), Baboon, Warthog, a variety of birds, insects, reptiles, rodents, etc. Bird watchers would easily observe the rich offering of various birds at any given time. Interestingly, about 177 species of birds (both resident and African migrant) as well as several reptiles, fishes and insects have been sighted and documented in the Park. Important species of birds like Sagittarius serpentarius (Secretary bird) Ground hornbill, Neotics dertham and Bucarus Abyssinica (Ground hornbills), which are not commonly found elsewhere in Nigeria, exist here.
The Park has rich, closed canopy vegetation of Savannah woodland type with dominant species of Isoberlina, Afzelia, Daniellia, Detarium, Raphia, etc and a few lily plant species. Tall, tough grass cover populates the marshy areas of the Park, especially during the rainy season. For example, Andropogon gayanus, Penisetum purpureum, etc are the most common grasses found here.
Abridged Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival to Abuja airport and transfer from airport to Birnin Gwari.
Day 2: Full day spent game-viewing at the national park, visit the 200-year-old mosque, Bugai mountain pond, traditional pot graves and seasonal waterfall.
Day 3: Departure to Abuja airport for the onward trip home.
Tour Cost Includes:
1. Return transfer to and from the destination
2. Tour duration of 3 days/2nights.
3. Park Entry Fee.
4. 2 nights’ accommodation at the destination
5. Daily breakfast.
6. Daily lunch and dinner.
Tour Cost Excludes
1. International flight to Nigeria
2. Domestic flights to Abuja airport (available on request)
3. Any item of personal nature not expressly stated in the itinerary
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