Chimpanzee Tracking Safari at Gombe Stream National Park Tanzania - Awesome Holidays Safaris

Chimpanzee Tracking Safari at Gombe Stream National Park Tanzania

Chimpanzee Tracking Safari at Gombe Stream National Park Tanzania

Chimpanzee Tracking Safari at Gombe Stream National Park Tanzania

4 Days | Chimpanzee Tracking Safari at Gombe Stream National Park Tanzania

Tanzania

Overview

Chimpanzee Safaris Tanzania
Have a unique chimpanzee trekking experience at the Gombe Stream National Park, the smallest of Tanzania's national parks. This park, settled in a fragile strip of chimpanzee habitat, is straddling the steep slopes and river valleys that hem in the sandy northern shore of Lake Tanganyika. This tour will also give you a chance to enjoy nature walks in the forest and to visit other attractions like the beautiful Kakombe Waterfalls.

    Key information
  • Starting point and ending point: Dar es Salaam
  • All park fees are included (for non-residents)

  • Highlights
  • Chimpanzee trekking
  • Various bird species and vast wildlife
  • Boat ride to Gombe Stream National Park
  • All park fees and chimpanzee permits included
  • Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Airport transfers

 
 
 
 

Day 1: Dar es Salaam to Gombe Stream National Park

Early in the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel in Dar es Salaam and be driven to the airport for your scheduled flight to Kigoma. Upon arrival, you will be taken to Ujiji Village, where you will visit Doctor Livingstone Memorial Center, and you will proceed to Kibirizi Port for your boat ride to Gombe Stream National Park. You will be picked up and driven to the rest house for a hot lunch and then out for an evening chimpanzee trek in the forest.
Gombe Stream's main attraction is obviously the chimpanzee families that live protected in the park's boundaries. Apart from chimpanzee viewing, many other species of primates live in Gombe Stream's tropical forests, including colobus monkey, baboon, forest pig, dik dik, and various tropical birds which inhabit the dense forest. Dinner and your overnight stay will be at the Tanapa Rest House.

 

Day 2: Gombe Stream National Park

After an early breakfast, you will take off for an amazing morning chimpanzee tracking in the forest. You will also visit Kakombe Waterfalls, which is one of the best attractions in the park. If time allows, you can climb Jane's Peak, where you will have a chance to enjoy the view of the park. Meals and your overnight stay will be at Gombe Rest House.

 

Day 3: Kigoma

After breakfast, you will take off for chimpanzee trekking in different valleys, do walking in the forest, and visit Mkenge Water Wall. In the afternoon, you will return to the lodge for lunch, pack your stuff, and transfer back to Kigoma Town in the evening. Dinner and your overnight stay will be at the Lake Tanganyika Kigoma Hill Top Hotel.

 

Day 4: Kigoma to Dar es Salaam

After an early morning breakfast, you will be picked up and travel back to the airport for your flight back to Dar es Salaam. This is where your safari will end.

 


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The tour package inclusions at a glance:
Items that are included in the price.
    • Chimpanzee trekking
    • Visit to Doctor Livingstone Memorial Center
    • Boat ride to Gombe Stream National Park
    • Visit to Kakombe Waterfalls
    • Visit to Mkenge Water Wall
    • Park fees (for non-residents)
    • 1 chimpanzee permit per person (for non-residents)
    • 3 nights accommodation
    • Daily meals as specified in the itinerary
    • Services of a professional driver and guide
The tour package exclusions at a glance:
Items that are not included in the cost of tour.
    • International flights
    • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
    • Tips (tipping guideline per person is 10 USD per day)
    • Personal items
    • Souvenirs
    • Travel insurance
    • Visa fees
    • Government imposed increase of taxes or park fees
    • Extra meals