Chad Safari Tour

Tour itinerary can be seen below.

1 Arrive into N'Djamena

Arrive into N'Djamena‎ airport and transfer to your hotel.

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2 Tour of N'Djamena

After breakfast we take a morning tour of the capital. We start off by visiting a local craft market before walking around 'Place de Nation' - the city's main square with its statues and monuments. We then walk around local markets before visiting the national museum. Here is the 6 million year old skull of Toumai, humanity's oldest ancestor. We return to the hotel for a short break and lunch before setting off later in the afternoon to visit the village of Gaoui, a traditional Chad village well known for its pottery and architecture.

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3 Journey to Mongo

Today we‎ drive East to Mongo, passing through many remote villages with backdrops of incredible rock formations en route. Arrive in Mongo in the late afternoon where we will set up camp for the night..

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4 South to Zakouma

Today we head off road for the remaining journey to Zakouma. Arrive at the park in time for dinner before settling down in our accommodation where we stay for the next four night

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5 Safari in Zakouma

Today we start our 3 days of safari in Zakouma. Each day we will take an early morning and late afternoon game drive. Breakfast is served prior to our morning game drive with lunch in between the drives. After our return from the late afternoon safari, there is time for a shower before dinner is served. There is also a bar serving alcohol and soft drinks throughout the day and evening.

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6 Search for Lions, Buffaloes, Leopards and Elephants

After breakfast we will take a morning game drive and start our search for 4 of the big 5. Return to the lodge for lunch before taking another game drive in the late afternoon/early evening.

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7 Final Safari Day

Today we will take our final two safaris. As well as 4 of the big 5 there's also the chance to spot a large range of other animals such as giraffes, antelopes, warthogs, crocodiles, civits, foxes, hyenas, montior lizards and much more. There is also a huge array of birdlife which can be spotted all across the reserve and in particular at the watering holes.

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8 Goodbye Meal

Today we start the long journey back to N'Djamena (12-15 hours depending on the road condition). Arrive in the evening and spend our final night in the capital for a goodbye meal together.‎

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9 Tour Ends

Check out of the hotel and transfer back to the airport for your flight home.


  • - Visa support documents
  • - Airport transfers
  • - 3 nights twin accommodation in N'Djamena
  • - 4 nights twin accommodation in Zakouma National Park lodge (Tinga)
  • - Permits for travel outside Zakouma
  • - Return transport from N'Djamena (4x4's, 4 people per vehicle)
  • - 3 meals per day in Zakouma
  • - 2 game drives per day in Zakouma
  • - Zakouma entrance fees
  • - Lupine tour leader
  • - Local guides
  • - Visa fee
  • - International Flights
  • - Tips
  • - Drinks
  • - Other personal expenses
  • - Visa service costs
  • - Single room supplement - £380 (we can allocate another sole traveller to share with if required, subject to availability).
  • Tour Price: £1685
  • Deposit: £350
  • Single Room Supplement: £380
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