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Tanzania Mahale Mountains Cimpanzee

In the very far west of Tanzania, the densely forested Mahale Mountains cascade down to the soft sand beaches and turquoise waters (with incredible snorkelling) of divine Lake Tanganyika.

This picture alone would make the Mahale Mountains an unforgettable destination but in truth people don’t come here merely for the beaches. Instead, they come for the chance to have a one on one encounter with our closest cousins; chimpanzees.

The chimps here are habituated to humans and seeing them up close in the wild is, in my opinion, the single best wildlife experience on this planet. Yep, it’s even better than seeing mountain gorillas.

But don’t worry, the hiking isn’t forgotten about. The chimps cover big distances so keeping up with them means a hefty hike is likely in order.

Wildebeest migration safaris

An essential guide to planning a migration safari in Tanzania and Kenya

Sometimes called ‘the greatest show on earth’, the wildebeest migration sees mega herds of almost two million wildebeest, zebras and gazelles continuously travel thousands of kilometres in a broadly clockwise direction from the southern Serengeti, north into Kenya’s Maasai Mara, and back again. The migration is one of Africa's classic safari experiences, drawing visitors year round to witness this magnificent spectacle. Along the way the herds experience the full circle of life, from mating, to calving, to death – often in the jaws of their many predators: the crocodiles and big cats who are themselves sustained by Mother Nature’s beautiful, if brutal, cycle...read more

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Mahale Mountain Chimp Tracking

8 day safari & chimpanzee combination

8 daysFrom $4,788

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