National Park Overview

Gombe is the smallest National Park in Tanzania; it covers a zone of about 56km2. It is situated in West of Tanzania along the outskirt the nation's fringe with the Democratic Republic of Congo. The park is comprised of a woods that develops along the shores of Lake Tanganyika. Gombe National Park's fundamental fascination is chimpanzees; the chimps here are different in light of the fact that they are habituated to individuals. They chimps of Gombe were made well known by Jane Goodall. Its chimpanzees – habituated to human guests – were put on the map by the spearheading work of Dr. Jane Goodall, who in 1960 established a social research program that currently remains as the longest-running investigation of its sort on the planet. The female authority Fifi, the last enduring individual from the first network, just three-years of age when Goodall previously set foot in Gombe, is still consistently observed by guests. Other basic well evolved creatures found are timberland species, generally primates including mandrills, blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, red followed monkeys and red colobus monkeys. There are more 200 types of birds in Gombe Stream National Park.

Chimpanzees

National Park Activity

Chimp Trekking, Hiking, Forest Walks, Bird Watching, Swimming, Snorkelling.

Covering a region of 52 sq km of thick backwoods, this is the smallest national park of Tanzania.

It is situated 16 km north of Kigoma town, on the shores of Lake Tanganyika in Western Tanzania.

It is one of few spots where chimpanzees can at present be found in their natural environment.

Best Time To Visit

Best Time To Visit

Gombe is commonly great to visit lasting through the year. In spite of the fact that it ought to be noticed...Read More

How To Go

How To Go

Kigoma is associated with Dar and Arusha by planned flights, to Dar and Mwanza by a moderate rail administration, to Mwanza.Read More

Wildlife

Gombe's chimp are the fundamental fascination, however the park is likewise home to a troop of habituated olive primates that can normally be found on the lakeshore. There are a few other monkey animal varieties present, including red colobus monkeys, which are once in a while chased by the chimps. The park is additionally home to more than 200 feathered creature species, and bushpigs. There are likewise 11 types of snakes, and periodic hippopotami and leopards.

Most Attractive point of Park The most prominent unique feature of Gombe without a doubt is its chimpanzee.

The Camps In The Gombe National Park

We offer camping and accommodation inside the park. We partner to provide the best accommodation for you amid your Tanzania visit.

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