4 Days 3 Nights Mahale Chimpazee Safari


Western Circuit, Tanzania

4 Days 3 Nights Mahale Chimpazee Safari

Mahale Chimpanzee Safaris is located in the Western Tanzania to the South of Kigoma town, it is bordering Lake Tanganyika-the World’s longest, second deepest and least polluted freshwater lake-harbouring an estimated 1000 fish species. Mahale Mountain National Park, like Gombe, is home to some of the Africa’s last remaining wild chimpanzees.

Destination Western Tanzania
Duration 4 Days
Tour Type Game drive
Group Size No size limit
Tour Guides Language: English
Starting Point: Arusha /Dar - Tanzania
Ending Point: Arusha / Dar - Tanzania

Day By Day Itineraries


At 06h30 pick up from a hotel in Arusha, transfer to Arusha airstrip for departure by shared charter to Mahale Mountains National Park departing at 0800h arriving at 1210h. Pick up by camp vehicle on arrival. Transfer to the camp for lunch. Afterwards proceed for Chimpanzee tracking in the forest (should time allow). Observing the chimpanzees in their natural habitat, one cannot help but be touched by their natural grace and anthropomorphic features. Dinner and overnight at Kungwe Beach Lodge.
The dry season (May -October) is the best period. During this period, chimpanzees are likely to be seen in big groups, the sunshine illuminates the fish in the Lake and the beach is an inviting place to relax. However, Mahale Mountains National Park is accessible all year round. A visit in the rainy season can also be a memorable experience. 26th February – 15th May – lodge is closed.

Breakfast at 07h00 then at 08h00 go for chimpanzee tracking in the forest. The hikes takes you to the chimps habitation areas are accessible and not strenuous, although being in good physical condition will ease the strain of walking through the jungle. Observing the endangered primates is a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

After breakfast, go for another chimpanzee tracking in the forest. Other activities Explore Tanzania Hikes & Safaris you can do are forest walks, birding, boat trips, snorkeling, fishing and kayaks –all included in the package.

Morning breakfast at the lodge then around 1100h you will be transferred to the airstrip for your scheduled flight to Arusha, departing at 1225h arriving at 1700h. Met on arrival and transfer to y our hotel, drop off for onward or transfer to Kilimanjaro airport for your International flight.

Price includes



Included

    Airport Pickup & drop off

    All National Parks fees

    Unlimited mineral water throughout the trip

    Extended 4 x 4 luxury safari jeep with pop up roof for game viewing full air condition.

    Professional safari and tour guide / driver

    All game viewing activities specified

    All meals on the safari

Excluded

    Flights

    Gratuities, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks in the lodges

    Personal spending monies for souvenirs etc.

    Laundry Services

    Insurance

    Costs of visas

    Items of a personal nature



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