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Gombe and Mahale

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Gombe and Mahale

The remote destinations are mountainous. Mahale hosts a large population of chimpanzees. Tourists come here to admire and track the chimps. The environment surrounding is of woodland, rainforest, and savannah. You can explore this gem on foot, appreciating the waterfalls and rivers. Other primates like red colobus, white colobus, red-tailed monkey, and black colobus can also be spotted.

Tourists can encounter leopards though in low numbers, 33 species of butterflies and 35 avifauna species. Lake Tanganyika shores are breathtaking, and you can relax on the beach. Go fishing in the freshwater lake for a memorable safari. Kayaking is another reputable activity.

The topography of Gombe Mountain is splendid. The habitat is greenery, open woodlands, stiff slopes, ridges, thick forest. This is home to the primates and tracking them is a fun-filled event. You can visit the park via boat. The accommodation can be problematic as there are limited lodges. Make sure you plan to avoid shortcomings.

Animals at Gombe and Mahale

Both Gombe and Mahale are renowned for chimpanzees. There are many Eastern Chimpanzees in the parks. There are some other primates that you’ll also get a chance to see. Like vervet monkeys, olive baboons, many species of antelopes, bush pigs, etc.

Activities at Gombe and Mahale

Chimpanzee trekking is a primary activity that visitors can get involved in Gombe and Mahale. But, there are other activities that you can also take part in. Like fishing, guided nature walks, birdwatching, and hiking.

Highlights of Gombe and Mahale

  • On Lake Tanganyika, there are boating safaris available. It’s also ideal for fishing.
  • A perfect destination for Primate Safaris.
  • Home for wonderful beaches and forests.
  • A paradise for birdwatching enthusiasts.

Best Time to visit Gombe and Mahale

The perfect time to visit Gombe and Mahale is during the dry season (from June to October). These months are ideal for trekking and walking safaris. Gombe and Mahale will definitely provide an extensive safari experience for you to enjoy.

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