Hallar Park tour in Mombasa shall take you to Bamburi quarry nature trail.
Located along Mombasa /Malindi road, Bamburi Haller Park is set in one of the Bamburi Cement’s limestone quarry’s, extending south from the factory.
Since 1971, the barren landscape of the disused quarry has been reformed systematically into a diverse ecosystem of forest, grasslands and ponds.
Its unique rehabilitation has seen it become the first recipient of the United Nations Environmental Program Global 500 Roll of Honor award.
Wildlife & Other activities
Bamburi Haller Park hosts a variety of wildlife.
They include hippos, giraffe, buffalos, giant Aldabra tortoise, smaller mammals, birds and a wide variety of ungulates such as the Oryx and Elands.
Caged Snakes ,Crocodiles,Fish ponds and many other wildlife are also found here.
Visitors to the park not only get to learn about rehabilitation and environmental conservation, but they also get to engage and participate in exciting activities such as animal feeding
Although this Hallar park tour in Mombasa can be undertaken any time of the day, best time is in the afternoon .
During this time you can witness 3 feeding sessions – Hippopotamus feeding out of the hiding pool, crocodile feeding & Giraffe feeding.
Get to know more about reclamation & wildlife conservation during this Bamburi hallar park tour in Mombasa.
Hallar Park tour Mombasa program
Depart from your hotel or proceed after your city tour for this exciting tour of Bamburi Hallar park excursion.
The wasteland of the stone quarry has been reclaimed among st the casuarina trees and other tropical flora reside a variety of wildlife and birds.
Eland and buffalo, crocodiles and other reptiles can be seen wandering with crowned cranes.
The commercially viable aquaculture complex is also visited.
Watch out for the hippos as the emerge out of their water pool .
Return back to your hotel in the early evening.
Tour cost. usd.40 per person