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.
See the Red Colobus monkeys
Walk on a boardwalk in mangrove forest
Other species to see: bush pigs, Ader’s duiker and suni antelopes, elephant shrews, chameleons
Lively bird life