Western Circuit

The chimps are here! Experience nature locations that are off the beaten track. The western circuit embrance the parks along Lake Tanganyika, the western border of Tanzania with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The vast space in a remote natural location makes the circuit worth a visit. Gombe stream National Park was made famous by Jane Goodll’s research on its chimpanzee population and subsequent habituation. Mahale Mountains National Park further south, on the shores of the gin-clear water of Lake Tanganyika, is a more authentic chimpanzee experience and highly recommended. You’ll have to go further to find the chimpanzee but you’ll get a better ide of how chimps are in the wild than by observing them at feeding pens. Katavi National Park is another 150km towards the south-east of Mahale and probably gets fewer than 500 tourists in a year.


Also the western circuit is exclusive with its unique parks that are teeming with wildlife. It is the address of Tanzania on spotting primates in the country. The Gombe National Park , Mahale National Park, and Rubondo Island Park provide amazing views of Chimpanzee families. Apart from primate, the western circuit offer a un-spoilt wildlife viewing in its various National parks game reserves.



The best thing about western circuit it is a very rewarding safari, it offers you a prominent for primates and other animals such as chimpanzee, olive baboon, and animals like lions, elephants, leopards, zebras, and many more. Through western safari circuit is situated in a remote area, the circuit offers different kind of safari experience which is fundamental reasons to why you should include it on your safari itinerary to Tanzania.

Western Circuit Tour Destinations