Tanzania Explorer Safari

A 7-night flying luxury safari which visits the remote Katavi National Park where you will stay at the Katuma Bush Lodge then on to the stunning Kungwe Beach Lodge in the Mahale Mountains where you have the opportunity to track wild chimpanzees in pristine forest.

Day 1 (Thur)

Arusha / Katavi National Park Depart Arusha on a shared Charter to Katavi (Mbali Mbali shared charter departing at 8:00am and arriving at approx 11:10am).  Met at the airstrip and transfer to Katuma Bush Lodge. Settle into your tents, lunch and then take an afternoon game drive in the park. Overnight Katuma Bush Lodge.

Day 2 (Fri)

Katavi National Park Awake to the sounds of the local bird life, breakfast and then proceed for a full day game drive in the expansive Katavi National Park, renowned for some of the largest concentrations of buffalo in Africa. Overnight Katuma Bush Lodge.

Day 3 (Sat)

Katavi National Park Enjoy another full day in Katavi with game drives to the pools breaming with hippo and crocodile and on the lookout for the big cats. Overnight Katuma Bush Lodge.

Day 4 (Sun)

Katavi National Park Enjoy another day in Katavi, falling into Africa’s rhythm and pace. Overnight Katuma Bush Lodge.

Day 5 (Mon)

Breakfast at the lodge and then transfer to the airstrip with packed lunch boxes for the 11.25am charter to Mahale, arriving at 12.10h. Met at the airstrip and transfer to the lodge by boat. In the afternoon take a Chimpanzee trek in the pristine forest. Dinner and enjoy the bonfire on the beach. Overnight Kungwe Beach Lodge.

Day 6 (Tues)

Breakfast and then leave at 08.00 am for Chimpanzee tracking in the forest returning to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon, relax at the lodge, walk along the beach or take a bird watching boat safari. Overnight Kungwe Beach Lodge.

Day 7 (Wed)

Breakfast and then leave at 08.00 am for Chimpanzee tracking in the forest returning to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon, relax at the lodge, walk along the beach or go out fishing in Lake Tanganyika. Dinner and bonfire at the lodge. Overnight Kungwe Beach Lodge.

Day 8 (Thur)

Breakfast and then take the morning to relax on the beach. Transfer to the airstrip by boat with a packed lunch for the flight to Arusha. (Mbali Mbali shared charter departing at 12.25am and arriving at approx 17:00pm).

 

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TANZANIA EXPLORER SAFARI

4 nights Katavi / 3 nights Mahale:  PRICES ARE IN US$

4 nights Katuma Bush Lodge, Katavi Nat. Park & 3 nights Kungwe Beach Lodge, Mahale Nat. Park

[Departs every Monday & Thursday, Minimum 2 people].

Prices include Shared air charter Arusha / Katavi / Mahale / Arusha, return airstrip transfers, 4 nights Katavi Bush Lodge including Full Board, soft drinks and beverages, laundry, game drives, walking safari (min 2 pax) and bush lunch (min 2 pax), 3 nights Kungwe Beach Lodge including Full Board, soft drinks and beverages, return boat transfers, laundry, chimpanzee tracking, forest walks, snorkeling, fishing, boat safari for bird watching & game viewing, professional tour guide, camp and park entrance fees.

10% long stay discount applied at both lodges.

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DATES FROM DATES TO PER ADULT SHARING| PACKAGE SINGLE SUPPLEMENT| PACKAGE
05-Jan-19 28-Feb-19 7231 USD NIL
01-Mar-19 29-May-19 CLOSED
01-Jun-19 31-Oct-19 8033 USD NIL
01-Nov-19 20-Dec-19 7231 USD NIL
21-Dec-19 31-Dec-19 8033 USD NIL

Prices are subject to currency fluctuations and may change.

Important Note: Seasonal Supplement of US$ 50 per person per night at Katuma Lodge and US$ 100 per person per night at Kungwe Beach Lodge for the dates Jan 01st – 04th 2019

CHILD POLICY: Children aged under 12 years and sharing a room with 1 or 2 adults each pay 75% of adult rate.

Children under 12 years are not allowed on Chimpanzee Treks. Children remaining at the lodge must be supervised by an accompanying adult at all times.

 

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Kenya Kenya Tel: +254-774-136523

UK UK Tel: 07546​ 433 250 (Sally Wanjau) or 07901-396513 (Steve Sturton-Davies)

USA USA Tel: 1-877-710-3014 (Julie Roggow) or 1-541-639-2070 (Brad Wierman)

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