Western Circuit Itineraries
BMS19: 4 Days 3 Nights Mahale National Park
Day 1 Fly Arusha/ Mahale.
07h30 Pick up from a hotel in Arusha, Transfer to Arusha airstrip for departure by shared charter to Mahale Mountains. Pick up by camp vehicle on arrival. Transfer to the camp for lunch. Afterwards proceed for Chimpanzee tracking in the forest. Observing the chimpanzees in their natural habitat, one cannot help but be touched by their natural grace and anthropomorphic features. Although remote, a chimpanzee safari to Mahale. Dinner and overnight at GREYSTOKE MAHALE LUXURY CAMP.
Day 2 Mahale Mountains
07h00 Breakfast. 08h00 Chimpanzee tracking in the forest. The hikes takes you to the chimps habitation areas are accessible and not strenuous, although being in good physical condition will ease the strain of walking through the jungle! Up close, observing the endangered primates is a once-
Day 3 Mahale Mountains
07h00 Breakfast. 08h00 Chimpanzee tracking in the forest. Chimp tracking, forest walks, birding, boat trips, snorkeling, fishing and kayaks. Meals and overnight at GREYSTOKE MAHALE LUXURY CAMP.
Day 4 Departure
07h00 Breakfast. 08h00 Transfer to Mahale airstrip for departure by shared charter flight to Kilimanjaro or Dar es Salaam. Met for assistance to connect onward International flight.
BMS20: 5 Days 4 Nights Kigoma/Gombe National Park
Day 1 Fly Dar/ Kigoma
07h00 Pick up from the hotel in Dar es salaam. Transfer to Dar airport for your scheduled flight to Kigoma
09h05 Arrive at Kigoma airport. Pick up by hotel vehicle. Transfer to Kigoma Town. Dinner at Sangara restaurant. Overnight at KIGOMA HILLTOP HOTEL (HB).
Day 2 Kigoma/ Gombe
07h00 Breakfast at the hotel. 08h45 Transfer to the Lake for boat departure to Gombe. Pick up on arrival and transfer to the camp, 12h00 Hot lunch at the camp. Afterwards proceed for Chimpanzee tracking in the forest. Gombe Stream’s main attraction is obviously the chimpanzee families that live protected in the park’s boundaries. Visitors take walks deep into the forest to observe and sit with the extraordinary primates for an entire morning. Apart from chimpanzee viewing, many other species of primates live in Gombe Stream’s tropical forests. Vervet and colobus monkeys, baboons, forest pigs and dik dik inhabit the dense forest and a wide variety of tropical birdlife. Dinner and overnight at GOMBE LUXURY TENTED CAMP.
Day 3 Gombe Steam
07h00 Breakfast. 08h00 Chimpanzee tracking in the forest. Climb to Kakombe waterfalls if time allows. Meals and overnight at GOMBE LUXURY TENTED CAMP.
Day 4 Gombe Stream
07h00 Breakfast. 08h00 Chimpanzee tracking in the forest. Climb to Jane Godall’s peak. Meals and overnight at GOMBE LUXURY TENTED CAMP.
Day 5 Gombe Stream
07h00 Breakfast. 08h45 Transfer to the lake shore for departure by boat to Kigoma. Pick up upon arrival and transfer to Kigoma Hilltop Hotel. 12h30 Lunch at the hotel. 14h00 Proceed for a short sightseeing tour of Kigoma and Ujiji Town. Later transfer to the airport for your scheduled flight to Dar es Salaam. Book This Tour.