Chimpanzee tracking in Gombe - 5 days tour

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An amazing opportunity to experience African nature with all your senses. Chimpanzee trekking in Gombe National park will be highlight of your safari to Gombe National park. Gombe National Park is also the place where Jane Goodall did her seminal research on chimp behaviour. Safari will start with flight from Arusha to Kigoma. After reaching Gombe you will participate in Chimpanzee trekking for the next three days. Chimpanzee trekking will take place in the morning or afternoon. 

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Details of Chimpanzee tracking in Gombe - 5 days tour

No other park in Africa can offer such a magnificent experience with chimpanzees. With the possible exception of Mahale Mountains National Park in the Gombe National Park you have one of the greatest opportunities to experience chimpanzees as the park's star attraction. Although in the park are many other primates, and mammals as well.

DAY 1: Flight from Arusha to Kigoma

Early morning Shared Charter flight from Arusha to Kigoma Early morning Shared Charter flight from Arusha to Kigoma Transfer from the Airport to Kigoma Hilltop Hotel Lunch at the Hotel Afternoon trip to Ujiji town and Livingstone Memorial, (Local Fishing Village optional) Dinner and Overnight :lodge/camp site according to the type of accommodation options requested.

DAY 2: GOMBE NATIONAL PARK

Early morning Breakfast at the Hotel Depart for 2hour Dhouw boat transfer to Gombe Stream National Park Lunch at the Lodge Depart for afternoon Chimpanzee trekking You can walk and experience nature with all your senses! The birdlife is extraordinary, as there is a great crossover of East African grassland birds and West African forest species. No other park in Africa can offer such a magnificent experience with chimpanzees. With the possible exception of Mahale Mountains National Park in the Gombe National Park you have one of the greatest opportunities to experience chimpanzees as the park's star attraction. Although in the park are many other primates, and mammals as well.  Evening Sundowners Dinner and Overnight :lodge/camp site according to the type of accommodation options requested.

DAY 3: GOMBE NATIONAL PARK

Breakfast at the Lodge Depart for morning Chimpanzee trekking Return to the Lodge for Lunch Afternoon at Leisure Evening Sundowners The Gombe Stream National Park, a place where you can still see chimpanzees in their natural environment. Although the chimpanzees are the park's star attraction there are many other primates, including baboons, vervet monkeys, red colobus monkeys, blue monkeys and bush babies. Aside from of primates , many other species live in Gombe Stream’s tropical forests. Buffalo, Defassa waterbuck, leopard, crocodile and hippo are common. Dinner and Overnight:lodge/camp site according to the type of accommodation options requested.

DAY 4: GOMBE NATIONAL PARK

Breakfast at the Lodge Depart for morning Chimpanzee trekking Return to the Lodge or Lunch Afternoon at Leisure Evening Sundowners The birdlife is extraordinary, as there is a great crossover of East African grassland birds and West African forest species. Gombe Stream National Park also offers great swimming and snorkeling opportunities on the shore of Lake Tanganyika. Dinner and Overnight :lodge/camp site according to the type of accommodation options requested.

DAY 5: GOMBE NATIONAL PARK

Breakfast at the Lodge Morning 2 hour transfer by Dhouw boat to Kigoma Pick-up and Transfer from Kigoma Hilltop Hotel to the Kigoma Airport  Depart with Shared Charter Flight from Kigoma to Arusha with Packed Lunch

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SKU
  • SAC1-5D-05
Safari Circuit
  • No
Destination
  • Tanzania
When to visit?
  • No
Tour style
  • Cultural tour
Tour duration
  • 5 DAY
Included in the price
  • No
Excluded from the price
  • No
Itinerary Note
  • Note that for transfer from Nairobi Airport we use Impala Shuttle Service with departures daily at 0800 and 1400 or we can arrange private shuttle or a flight from NBO to JRO

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