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Gombe Trekking for Chimps
Gombe national park is located on the north-eastern shore of Lake Tanganyika near the border with Burundi. It has become world-famous through the pioneering work of the passionate Dr Jane Goodall who came to study the behavior of chimpanzees. The landscape of the park is steep valleys, streams and rivers. Air charters land in Kigoma, but accessibility into the park is limited to boats departing from Kigoma town.
Day 1: Arusha to Kigoma to Gombe
Morning shared charter flight from Arusha to Kigoma. Met on arrival at road transfer to Kigoma hill top hotel. Dhow boat transfer to the lodge. Staff welcome and introductions followed by lunch. Afternoon/early evening chimpanzee treks or forest walks. Evening sundowner, dinner and overnight at your lodge.
Dinner and overnight Gombe Forest Lodge located in or near Kigoma
Day 2: Gombe chimps Treks
After breakfast depart for morning chimpanzee trek, on spotting the troops, we have one magical hour. Later back to the lodge for hot lunch, afternoon leisure perhaps Book an optional boat safari, sun downers, dinner and overnight at your lodge.
Dinner and overnight Gombe Forest Lodge located inside Gombe
Day 3: Gombe to Kigoma
After breakfast morning Dhow transfer to Kigoma, arrive at Kigoma Hill Top hotel for hot lunch. Afternoon at leisure, lounge at the swimming pool or the private beach. Optionally book an Ujiji or Livingstone Memorial tour. Dinner and overnight at your hotel.
Dinner and overnight at Kigoma Hill Top hotel located in or near Kigoma
Day 4: Kigoma to Arusha
After breakfast you will be transferred to Kigoma airport to catch flight for Arusha.
Dinner and overnight Planet Lodge
Bon Voyage/ Safiri Salama/ Good Bye
- Bottled water
- Airport transfers
- Flying doctors’ service
- All park or reserve entry fees
- Driver’s and allowances and park fees for vehicle
- Game drives or sightseeing as detailed on the itinerary
- All meals as mentioned in the itinerary (Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner)
- Pick up from airport on the day of arrival and drop off to the airport on the day departure
- Full board Accommodation and If the mentioned accommodation is full booked, we’ll suggest for you the very comparable alternative
- Travel insurance
- Tips and Gratuities
- International flights
- All items of a personal nature
- All airport taxes and security fees
Optional Services Includes
- Balloon Flight over the Serengeti
- Night Game Drives or any tour which have not mentioned above.
PLEASE NOTE: We will have to re-route the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non-availability. Prices for domestic flights, airport taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you.