Sample Trip

7-Night Chimps Forever Safari in Tanzania

“Experience an enchanting 7 nights with primates in Tanzania, from the captivating Mahale Mountains National Park to the historic Gombe Stream National Park.”
Budget level:
Country
Tanzania
When to Go
All Year
Duration
7 Nights
Safari Type
Lodge
Location
Southern Tanzania
Kids Min Age
12

“This 7-night, lodge-based safari will guide guests from the serene Mbali Mbali Mahale at the heart of Mahale Mountains National Park, through to the enchanting Mbali Mbali Gombe Lodge in Gombe Stream National Park. Traverse the crystal clear waters of Lake Tanganyika, encounter chimpanzees in their natural habitat, and immerse yourself in a range of activities including bird watching, kayaking, and fishing excursions. A truly unforgettable journey awaits as you explore the untouched beauty of Tanzania.”


Itinerary in Brief

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Embrace your adventurous spirit on our unique 7-night Primates Tanzanian Safari, showcasing the spellbinding landscapes, rich wildlife, and stunning primates of Tanzania. Your journey commences at Mbali Mbali Mahale, nestled in the heart of the picturesque Mahale Mountains National Park, where you’ll be enchanted by the thriving chimpanzee population. The adventure continues at Gombe Stream National Park, the smallest of Tanzania’s national parks, where the famous research of Jane Goodall took place. Here, at Mbali Mbali Gombe Lodge, the intimate and secluded setting allows you a privileged view of the park’s resident primates. This isn’t just a safari, but a voyage into the heart of primate habitats, creating memories that will remain in your heart forever.

Detailed Itinerary

Days 1-4: Mbali Mbali Mahale

Upon arrival in Arusha, you’ll be whisked away by a dhow boat across the world’s second deepest lake, Lake Tanganyika, to the secluded Mbali Mbali Mahale. Nestled on a sheltered golden beach deep in the heart of the African interior, this romantic hideaway is the perfect blend of relaxation and luxury. Your days will be filled with activities like chimpanzee trekking, bird watching, fishing excursions, kayaking, and beach relaxation. Witness the sunset over the lake while enjoying a beach barbeque, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Days 5-7: Mbali Mbali Gombe

From Mahale Mountains, journey to Gombe Stream National Park, a pristine strip of chimpanzee habitat along the northern shores of Lake Tanganyika. Here you’ll stay at the intimate Mbali Mbali Gombe Lodge, catering for just 12 guests at a time, offering complete privacy. Immerse yourself in the world of chimpanzees, made famous by the pioneering work of Jane Goodall, while also enjoying the park’s rich biodiversity.

 

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