Mahale National Park

Mahale National Park is located on the shores of they shadowy blue Lake Tanganyika 120 kilometres south of Kigoma. The park takes its name from the chain of dramatic mountains that bisects the park north to south.


With more than 700 Chimpanzees, Mahale is considered one of the best parks in Africa in which to see this amazing primate. The area is also inhabited by a wide range of animal species including Elephant, giraffe, Cape Buffalo and Lion. It is also one of the best beach locations in the world with superb swimming, sailing, snorkelling and fishing on the vast blue freshwater lake.

Mahale is now easily reached by scheduled flights at least four times a week

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