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Mahale Mountains National Park
Mahale Mountains National Park
Mahale Mountains National Park

Mahale is best known for their dense population of primates.

The chimpanzees are relaxed near people, which makes close encounters possible.

Greystone Mahale Camp is a lovely accommodation inside the national park.

Mahale Mountains National Park

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Mahale Mountains National Park is situated in the far West of the park.
You can already see the imposing Mahale Mountains from a distance ...
... as well as the lush vegetation.
Greystoke Mahale Camp will give you a warm welcome.
With its thatched roof and natural design you will feel at home straight away.
It's not only the reserves which are magical but also the camps.
The rooms are designed in a rustic and simple style ...
... like the bar at which you can have a drink ...
... and perfectly enjoy the amazing view of the lake.
If you want to scout out the area of Mahale, you have to be prepared to put in a bit of legwork.
Mahale is best-known for Tanzania's densest population of primates.
You will be able to observe them closely ...
... but all visitors have to wear surgical masks to protect the health of the chimpanzees.
There is a wide variety of primate species ...
... which you can watch doing things like foraging ...
... eating and playing ...
... or just grooming each other.
Adventure is never far away in Mahale Mountains National Park ...
Besides the spectacular wildlife, there is also crystal-clear water ...
... to explore by boat ...
If you are lucky, you can even see some hippos.
Returning from your excursion, you can enjoy the sumptuous service of Greystoke Camp ...
... that will welcome you with a dinner on the sandy beach.
It is a perfect way to unwind from a strenous day ...
... and enjoy this heavenly sun-set of Mahale Mountains National Park.
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Mahale Mountains National Park is situated in the far West of the park.
Mahale Mountains National Park is situated in the far West of the park.
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You can already see the imposing Mahale Mountains from a distance ...
You can already see the imposing Mahale Mountains from a distance ...
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... as well as the lush vegetation.
... as well as the lush vegetation.
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Greystoke Mahale Camp will give you a warm welcome.
Greystoke Mahale Camp will give you a warm welcome.
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With its thatched roof and natural design you will feel at home straight away.
With its thatched roof and natural design you will feel at home straight away.
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It's not only the reserves which are magical but also the camps.
It's not only the reserves which are magical but also the camps.
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The rooms are designed in a rustic and simple style ...
The rooms are designed in a rustic and simple style ...
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... like the bar at which you can have a drink ...
... like the bar at which you can have a drink ...
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... and perfectly enjoy the amazing view of the lake.
... and perfectly enjoy the amazing view of the lake.
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If you want to scout out the area of Mahale, you have to be prepared to put in a bit of legwork.
If you want to scout out the area of Mahale, you have to be prepared to put in a bit of legwork.
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Mahale is best-known for Tanzania's densest population of primates.
Mahale is best-known for Tanzania's densest population of primates.
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You will be able to observe them closely ...
You will be able to observe them closely ...
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... but all visitors have to wear surgical masks to protect the health of the chimpanzees.
... but all visitors have to wear surgical masks to protect the health of the chimpanzees.
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There is a wide variety of primate species ...
There is a wide variety of primate species ...
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... which you can watch doing things like foraging ...
... which you can watch doing things like foraging ...
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... eating and playing ...
... eating and playing ...
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... or just grooming each other.
... or just grooming each other.
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Adventure is never far away in Mahale Mountains National Park ...
Adventure is never far away in Mahale Mountains National Park ...
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Besides the spectacular wildlife, there is also crystal-clear water ...
Besides the spectacular wildlife, there is also crystal-clear water ...
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... to explore by boat ...
... to explore by boat ...
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If you are lucky, you can even see some hippos.
If you are lucky, you can even see some hippos.
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Returning from your excursion, you can enjoy the sumptuous service of Greystoke Camp ...
Returning from your excursion, you can enjoy the sumptuous service of Greystoke Camp ...
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... that will welcome you with a dinner on the sandy beach.
... that will welcome you with a dinner on the sandy beach.
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It is a perfect way to unwind from a strenous day ...
It is a perfect way to unwind from a strenous day ...
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... and enjoy this heavenly sun-set of Mahale Mountains National Park.
... and enjoy this heavenly sun-set of Mahale Mountains National Park.
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Safaris visiting Mahale Mountains

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Chimpanzee Fly-in Safari

8 days • 3 locations
KILIMANJARO AIRPORT TO KILIMANJARO AIRPORT

Combining two of the remotest parks in Tanzania, this safari can deliver extraordinary wildlife viewing in Katavi, and East Africa's best chimp treks, on the shores of Lake Tanganyika.

US$9,130 - US$12,710 per person

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Where to stay in Mahale Mountains

Our suggestions for safari camps in Mahale Mountains National Park


Greystoke Mahale

Greystoke Mahale

Greystoke Mahale's lakeside location in the Mahale Mountains makes it one of Africa's most remote and original upmarket safari camps.


99% (41 reviews)
Mbali Mbali Mahale

Mbali Mbali Mahale

Mbali Mbali Mahale is a smart lodge on the shores of Lake Tanganyika, primarily visited by travellers keen to meet habituated chimpanzees.


100% (2 reviews)

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