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Mkingu Nature Reserve to start cultural tourism

The Mkingu Nature Reserve in Tanzania’s Morogoro Region is set to start cultural tourism in August.

Morogoro, Tanzania.
Morogoro, Tanzania. Image by Adam Jones / CC BY-SA 2.0

It’s hoped that the new programme, which will enable the locals to expose their traditional life through dance, food and art, will go hand in hand with ecological tourism to expand the area’s popularity. Besides adding income generating activities for local citizens, it should also increase the community’s participation in preserving the environment. Read more: allafrica.com