One of the special adventures in Tanzania enchanting to track chimpanzees in the Mahale National Park. The trip will include a flight reaching another Mahale Park for chimpanzee tracking. A week can’t give out the real rewards of wildlife in Tanzania but can lead to some of the more interesting adventure destinations in the country.
Day 1: Arrive Tanzania
Upon arrival in Tanzania you will be received by your tour guide driver, today transfer to Ngorongoro crater. Have your dinner and overnight at Rhino Lodge
Day 2: Drive to Ngorongoro Conservancy Area
Today you will take a wildlife drive through the Ngorongoro crater; this is one of Africa’s most rewarding wildlife watching lots of mammals such as rhinos, elephants and some of the predators including lions, leopards, and cheetahs among many bird species. Then drive to Lake Manyara National Park and take a night wildlife drive
Accommodation: Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge
Day 3: Wildlife encounter
Start a day with a wildlife nature walk, the three hours nature walking safari with an armed ranger guide. The nature walk brings you up-close to watching several bird species as well some other mamma species. Then transfer back to Arusha for the overnight and dinner.
Accommodation: Karama Lodge
Day 4: Board to Mahala National Park
Today you will take a simple city tour of Arusha city and later in the evening hours board a flight to Mahale National Park.
Overnight: Mbali Mbali Mahale
Day 5: Chimpanzee tracking
Spend two days exploring Mahale Mountains National Park. Accessible only by boat, the remote rainforests of Mahale border the white sandy beaches of Lake Tanganyika and are home to the largest population of chimpanzees in Tanzania, with approximately 1,000 individuals. In the mornings, you will head into the park with your expert range guide in search of the chimpanzees, watching them fighting, grooming and taking care of their young is an amazing experience. Many of the chimpanzees in the park are habituated to humans, allowing for some close-range encounters. In the afternoons you will return to the lodge for lunch and spend the rest of the day at leisure, enjoying a boat safari or kayaking along the lakeshore, and relaxing with a sundowner overlooking the lake.
Day 6: Fly back to Arusha
Today have your relaxed breakfast and board on your flight at Mahale Airstrip fly back to Arusha for your scheduled flight back home.