7 Days Safari Katavi & Mahale Mountains

Tour Highlights

  • You will travel to Tanzania
  • You will visit Katavi and Mahale Mountans national parks
  • You will encounter wildlife animals
  • Your tour will start and end in Arusha

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    Tour Itinerary

    Day 1-3: Arusha – Katavi National Park

    You will be picked from your hotel in Arusha and driven to Arusha Airport for a scheduled flight to Katavi Airstrip, which is available only on Monday and Thursday. On arrival you will be met with your driver/guide, who will take you on delightful drive to your selected accommodation.

    Katavi is one of Africa’s best wildlife destinations, offering both dramatic and adventurous settings. enjoy in safely observing hippos and crocodiles in the rivers and more mammals than any other park in Tanzania. This park is widely known for its large herds of buffalos and elephants, with many lion, leopards, crocodiles and hippos. You will enjoy game drives in open safari vehicles, extraordinary  bird life and walking safaris.

    Day 4-6: Katavi – Mahale Mountains National Park

    After breakfast, you will say goodbye to Katavi, as we take you on a game drive transfer to Katavi Airstrip, for scheduled flight to Mahale airstrip. This flight is available only on a Monday and Thursday.

    You guide will pick you up on arrival and served the lunch at the camp. Shortly after you will proceed for chimpanzee tracking in the forest. Dinner and overnight are your selected accommodation.

    Following two days are reserved for chimpanzee trekking in the forest, starting after. You will visit waterfalls inside the park, go birding watching, and in the evenings swim in the Lake Tanganyika, followed by a bonfire on the beach. Meals and overnight will be at your selected accommodation.

    Day 7: Mahale – Arusha

    In the morning you will have breakfast, followed by transfer to Mahale airstrip for departure by shared charter flight back to Arusha. Our representative will meet you here for assistance to connect onward for an international flight or drive to your hotel.

    What’s Included

    • Park fees
    • Chimp permits
    • All activities mentioned in itinerary
    • All your selected accommodation during safari
    • A professional driver/guide
    • All transport during safari
    • Domestic flights during the tour
    • Government taxes
    • Airport transfers
    • All Meals during your tour
    • Bottled water on your game drives

    What’s Excluded

    • International flights
    • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
    • Tips
    • Personal items like Souvenirs
    • Travel insurance
    • Visa fees
    • Meals not included in the itinerary
    • Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic beverages
    • Laundry Service
    Greetings from Gabho Global Tours and Safaris.
    We are sending this communication to let you know that your safety and well-being has been our  utmost importance to our company. It has been a very difficult time for the tourism industry, and it is so great to see action happening in our country to flatten the curve. We are now in a position to host you in Tanzania while still  working closely with the relevant ministry to help our visitors who majority are vaccinated and we are happy to let you know that our staff are also fully vaccinated. Gabho Global Tours & Safaris urge you to stay safe and always remember the dos and don’t during this time until this global public health crisis is gone.

    Best regards,
    Directors - Gabho global tours & safaris