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Irente Biodiversity Reserve

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Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Lovely walk up to Irente Viewpoint! About 6 km from town! Take water and suncream along! You will... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Oostkamp, Belgium
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Wonderful place, friendly people and delicious food

I was there just for 2 days. And it was definitely to short. You can do so many thinks there. I did... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Irente Biodiversity Reserve is a nature reserve, organic farm and lodging a few kilometers outside Lushoto. Sporting lush rainforests, with over a 100 recorded bird species, wetlands and a beautiful waterfall it is a destination in its own right...more
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West Usambara Mountains | Lushoto, Lushoto, Tanzania
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely walk up to Irente Viewpoint! About 6 km from town! Take water and suncream along! You will pas the wonderful farmlodge to take lunch! Great food!

Thank Bettina2604
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was there just for 2 days. And it was definitely to short. You can do so many thinks there. I did a one day hiking in the rain forest, but you can also relax on this place and enjoy the view. For breakfast they...More

Thank CarolinB134
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Take a rest and enjoy the day in this wonderful restaurant in a beautiful surraunding. Test the homemade cheese...

2  Thank travels-on-earth
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Good meal, with chess, jams and vegetable is a nice meal, enjoy this when you get there. nice lodge also available in this place where you can visit cheese factory and see home made products.

Thank TayodeaTourCare
Reviewed March 9, 2018

superb restaurant with beautiful view and excellent meals: cheese, jam, vegetables, bread: all produced at the farm!

Thank Chantal J
Johan S, Manager at Irente Biodiversity Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2018

Thanks for visiting us, and I'm glad you enjoyed our food!

Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

We spent two nights at the campground of the Farm Lodge. The place is simple, but we enjoyed the stay there very much. Good place to do some hiking.

Thank Andreas J
Reviewed January 21, 2018

You can either go by car or walking The view from top is great and on the way do not miss lunch at swiss farm highly recommended.

Thank Rajbuddy
Reviewed November 11, 2017

We walked to the Irente viewpoint from the Lawns hotel and was a very pleasant walk. It should be on your list of things to do in the area. The view is spectacular

1  Thank BillyK1980
Reviewed October 24, 2017

Walked around part of the Reserve then had a superb cold lunch at Irente Farm. The Irente viewpoint is only 2km walk. Some lovely birds to be seen around the reserve

Thank DevonEcologist
Reviewed October 23, 2017

I am writing this review less to talk about Irente farm & biodiversity lodge (which is very nice) and more to say that our hike and guide here were fantastic. We did the hike to Magambo Forest with Aggrey and he was top class. His...More

Thank JA358S
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