Day 1: Arrival Day:
On arrival at Kilimanjaro International airport you will be met by your Daigle Tours guide and transferred to Kibo Palace Hotel in Arusha town.
Accommodation: Kibo Palace Hotel.
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner.
Day 2: Arusha – Kigoma
In the morning after breakfast you’ll be driven to Arusha Airport for your flight to Kigoma. You’ll be picked up on arrival at Kigoma and driven to the Lake Tanganyika Beach hotel for lunch. You will have few places to visit before moving to Kigoma Hilltop Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Kigoma – Mahale National Park
In the morning after breakfast you’ll be driven to Lake Tanganyika for your boat trip to Mahale . It takes four to six hours to get from Kigoma to Mahale by speed boat.
Accommodation: Nkungwe Tented Camp.
Day 4 & 5: Mahale
You will spend two full days chimpanzee tracking in Mahale. Chimpanzees normally move in search of food and nest wherever there’s an abundant food source such as their favorite fruit. Accommodation: Nkungwe Tented Camp.
Day 6: Mahale – Kigoma:
After breakfast pickup for boat departure to Kigoma town. On arrival pick up and transferred to the hotel. Accommodation: Kigoma Hilltop Hotel.
Day 7: Arrival Day:
After breakfast pickup for boat departure to Gombe National park. On arrival pick up and transfer to Gombe Tented Camp where you can relax on the beach. Accommodation: Gombe Forest Lodge.
Day 8 &9: Gombe National Park.
Early in the morning after breakfast you’ll visit Kakombe waterfall and enjoy another full day of chimp tracking. In the late afternoon you’ll head back to beach to enjoy a cool swim in the deepest lake in the worl. Accommodation: Gombe Forest Lodge.
Day 10 & 11: Kigoma:
After breakfast transfer to the lake for boat departure to Kigoma town. Pick up on arrival and transfer to Kigoma Hilltop hotel, and leave on 11 to Dar or Arusha