Difference between revisions of "Dzanga Sangha National Reserve"
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The park is entirly covered in Lowland rainforest, and is situated adjacent to the Sangha River, a Major tributory of the Congo River.
Flora and fauna
The park is entirly covered in Lowland rainforest, and is situated adjacent to the Sangha River, a Major tributory of the Congo River. Large mammals include, the Western Lowland Gorillas, Forest elephants, Forest Bufalos, Bongo, Giant Forest Hog, Red River Hog, Chimpanzee, a host of Monkey species, Sitatungas and a number of duiker species.
Curently there are 2 lodges, Sangha Lodge and Doli Lodge. Sangha lodge is situated on the banks of the sangha river in the heart of the forest, and is a quiet and relaxing camp from which to base yourself. To book Email [email protected] Doli Lodge, also on the banks of the Sangha river is situated adjacent to the town of Bayanga. A little noisier, but nice if you wish to visit the village. to book email [email protected]
Contrary to all acounts of travel in Centarl african republic, there have been no seriuos threats to safety of travellers in The Dzangha Sangha special reserve, although caution should be taken if travelling in by road from Bangui. The popular routes in are the upriver from Cameroons and from Rep.of Congo.