moutain gorilla holidays PHOTOGRAPHY & WRITING BY IAN WOOD







At a glance trip information: 2016 TRIP NOW COMPLETED To read a report and see a few photos please click here.

AWAITING CONFIRMATION OF 2017 DATES - to be kept updated when these are confirmed please contact me here.

Cost: Tanzania safari: £2995 per person based on sharing twin or double rooms - single supplement available on request. Gombe stream extension: £1800 per person based on sharing twin or double rooms - single supplement available on request.

What's included:

Tanzania safari: Airport pickup at Kilimanjaro International; All accommodation as per itinerary ... click here for detailed itinerary. All national park fees; all meals at Ndutu safari lodge, Rhino lodge and Tarangire safari lodge plus breakfast at Mount Meru. Wildlife guides, 4 * 4 vehicles and all game drives; Ngorongoro crater entrance fee.

Gombe stream extension: Internal flights from Kilimanjaro to Kigoma and back. Accommodation at Jacobsen guest house, Kigoma; Boat to Gombe Stream; 3 days chimpanzee tracking permits in Gombe Stream national park; Accommodation in Gombe stream national park; donation of $400 per person to the Jane Goodall Institute.

What's not included:

Tanzania safari: International flights to and from Kilimanjaro International airport; visa on arrival ($50); evening meal at Mount Meru hotel; personal travel insurance.

Gombe stream extension: Meals are not included in this part of the journey and will cost approx $15 per person per day.

Numbers of people: Eight, but we use two 4*4 vehicles to ensure that there is plenty of space for everyone to see and photograph the wildlife.

Level of fitness: All wildlife viewing in Lake Manyara, Ndutu, Ngorongoro crater and Tarangire national park is from the comfort of our vehicles. In Gombe Stream national park, 3 days of trekking chimpanzees will require a moderate level of fitness.