Chad Safari Tour

2024

Tour leader: TBC

1 03/02/2024

Arrive into N'Djamena

• Arrive in Chad’s capital, N’Djamena, and transfer to the hotel.

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2 04/02/2024

Tour of N'Djamena

• Morning tour of the capital. Start by visiting a local craft market, then walk around Place de Nation—the city’s main square with many statues and monuments.

• Explore local markets, then visit the national museum. Here you can gaze upon the seven million-year-old Toumaï Skull, the best-preserved remnants from humanity’s oldest ancestor.

• Return to the hotel for a short break and lunch. Then set off in the late afternoon for the village of Gaoui, a traditional Chadian village well known for its pottery and architecture.

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3 05/02/2024

Journey to Mongo

• Drive east to Mongo, passing through remote villages with lunar-like rock formations as their backdrops.

• Arrive in Mongo late afternoon, where we will set up camp for the night.

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4 06/02/2024

South to Zakouma

• Into the bush we go! We head off-road en route to Zakouma National Park.

• Arrive at the park in time for dinner.

• Settle down in our accommodation, where we will stay for the next four nights.

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5 07/02/2024

Safari in Zakouma

• Day one of our three-day safari in Zakouma. Each day will consist of early morning and late afternoon game drives through the park—the best times to catch animals out and about.

• Breakfast is served before the morning game drive, and lunch is in between drives.

• After our return from the late afternoon drive, there is time for a shower before dinner. A bar at the accommodation also serves alcohol and soft drinks during the day and evening.

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6 08/02/2024

Search for Lions, Buffaloes, Leopards and Elephants

• Take an early morning game drive and search for four of the Big Five: Elephants, lions, leopards, and buffalo.

• Return to the lodge for lunch, then head back out for another game drive around evening time.

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7 09/02/2024

Final Safari Day

• Last day of safaris through the beautiful and underrated Zakouma National Park. What will you see? Four of the Big Five, giraffes, antelopes, warthogs, crocodiles, civets, foxes, hyenas, monitor lizards and more.

• Let’s not forget our friends in the sky. Many birds live in Zakouma and can be spotted everywhere, especially at the watering holes.

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8 10/02/2024

Goodbye Meal

• Start the long journey back to N’Djamena. It usually takes twelve to fifteen hours, depending on road conditions. A perfect chance to reflect on the wildlife you just saw.

• Arrive in the evening and spend our final night in the capital for a goodbye meal together.

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9 11/02/2024

Tour Ends

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

Details

Includes:
  • - 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
Excludes:
  • - Visa fee
  • - International Flights
  • - Tips
  • - Drinks
  • - Other personal expenses
  • - Visa service costs
  • - Single room supplement - £420 (we can allocate another sole traveller to share with if required, subject to availability).
Prices:
  • Tour Price: £1935
  • Deposit: £350
  • Single Room Supplement: £420
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