Jozani Forest and the Unique Red Colobus Monkeys of Zanzibar

Tour Overview

The forest is best known for its kirks red colobus monkeys (kima punju in swahili), which are endemic to Zanzibar. About 10 years ago, the monkeys were considered to be in danger of extinction, but this trend has since reversed due to the conservation project. There are about 6000 red colobus monkey residing in Jozani Forest. Jozani Forest has several habitats including swamp forest, evergreen thickets, mangroves, as well as a variety of wildlife, including sykes and red colobus monkeys, bush pigs, Ader’s duiker and suni antelopes, elephant shrews, chameleons and lots of birdlife.

  • Package Includes:

    Entrance fee

    Mineral Water

    Safety and First Aid

    Full briefing about Zanzibar

    Pickup and drop-off from your Hotel

  • Package Excludes:

    Additional personal materials