Mahale National Park

Mahale National Park

Lies South of Kigoma town on a peninsula that cuts out into Lake Tanganyika. The park vegetation is mainly Miombo woodland with narrow strips of river forests. It forms a suitable habitat for a variety of animal species e.g. elephants, warthogs, giraffes, zebra roan antelopes, buffaloes, hyenas, wild dogs and lions in the eastern woodland. There is a small guesthouse near Kasiha village and a luxury tented camp, which only operates during the dry season (May-October).

Accommodation: Seasonal guesthouse, campsites and luxury tented camp operates during the dry season(May-October).

Activities: Chimp tracking; hiking; camping safaris.

Best Time: May-October(the dry season).