Ikona — Juhiwaiko

"An area of abundance for large wild mammals"

Ikona


Size

242.3 sq.km

Region / District

Serengeti District, Mara region

Ikona WMA is located in Serengeti District in Mara region. It covers five villages namely Robanda, Nyichoka, Makundusi-Nyakitono, Park-Nyigoti and Natta-Mbisso. It borders Serenqeti National Park in Robanda village in South and South-east On the South and South-west, the WMA borders the Grumeti Game Reserve.


Location
Ikona WMA is located in Serengeti District in Mara region. It covers five villages namely Robanda, Nyichoka, Makundusi-Nyakitono, Park-Nyigoti and Natta-Mbisso. It borders Serenqeti National Park in Robanda village in South and South-east On the South and South-west, the WMA borders the Grumeti Game Reserve. On the East and North-east, it borders with the Ikorongo Game Reserve and on the West, it borders with the Sasakwa consession area. The WMA is also bisected by the Seronera to Mugumu road, which passes through Robanda village.

Established
2003

Number of villages allocated land to establish WMA
5

Significance
The most common large mammals found in the area includes Elephants, Lions, Buffaloes, Giraffe, Hartebeest, Waterbuck, Wildebeest, Warthog, Leopard, Topi, Roan antelope, Lesser and Greater Kudu, Klipspringer, Zebra, Hippopotamus, White and Black Colobus Monkey and Crocodiles.

Accessibility
Fort Ikoma airstrip (about 8 km) and Mugumu (20 Km) are closest airstrips from the WMA. Furthermore, the WMA is about 270 km from Arusha airport


Investments Opportunities


Location


Physical Address

CBO Ikona, P.O Box 176, Mugumu - Serengeti

Facilities in the Area

Name Descriptions / Contacts Photo
Rough Tracks Ltd P. O. Box 1725, Moshi
Phone: +255 272752883
Fax: +255 272750375
Email: enquiries@ecolodgeafrica.com
http://www.ecolodgeafrica.com
Task Tours and Safaris Ltd Task Tours and Safaris Ltd
P. O. Box 711, Moshi
Thomson Safari Ltd P. O. Box 6074, Arusha
Phone No: +255 272503318
Fax No: +255 27508094
http://www.thomsonsafaris.com
Zara Int. Travel Agency P. O. Box 1990, Moshi
Tel: +255 27253105;
Mobile: +255 784451000
Email: zara@zaratours.com
http://www.zaratours.com

Moivaro Investment Trading Ltd P. O. Box 1232, Arusha
Tel: +255 272553242
Mobile: +255 754242741
Email: ikoma@moivarocp | marketing@moivaro.com
http://www.moivaro.com
Serengeti Simba Lodge P.O. Box 711, Arusha.
Email: Mosh,cssi@kilionline.com
Phone: +255 2755808
Mobile: +255 754382028
Grumeti Reserve Ltd P. O. Box 65, Mugumu-Serengeti
Phone No: +255 787265367
Email: grahaml@grumetireserves.com | info@grumetireserves.com
http://www.grumetireserves.com

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