Also commonly referred to as “land of lava, springs and man-eaters”.
The savannah ecosystem comprises of open grasslands, scrublands, and Acacia woodlands, belts of riverine vegetation and rocky ridges. Major wildlife attractions include elephant, rhino, hippos, lions, cheetah, leopards, buffalos, diverse plant and bird species including the threatened corncrake and near threatened Basra red warbler.
Recent volcanoes, lava flows and caves with potential for geological and cave exploration and hiking.
Mzima springs have underwater hippo and fish watching.