MAHALE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK

The remote and magnificent Mahale Mountains National Park is situated 300 km down the eastern shores of Lake Tanganyika and is the home to the world’s largest known population of chimpanzees; without a doubt one of the most beautiful national parks in Tanzania.

Mahale Mountains National Park is only accessible via fly-in safari or private motorboat. The remoteness of this park is the very reason the chimpanzee population is still so unaffected by human familiarity. Most guests will see the chimpanzees at least once in a 3-4 day stay; however, sightings cannot always be guaranteed. Whilst chimps could be right behind the camp one day, the next they could be high in the mountains.

This is a unique landscape whereby the mountainous land is covered in rainforest right up until the beachfront. Accommodations are located on these secluded beaches and are a mere walking distance from the shoreline of Lake Tanganyika.