Chad - Discover Zakouma

Chad - Discover Zakouma

Style: PioneerGroundbreaking tours to unique destinations
Duration: 8 days
Type: GroupTravel with a small group of other travellers


Day 1 – N’Djamena

Arrive in N’Djamena and transfer to the hotel. Depending on when you arrive there may be time to explore, or you can simply relax at the hotel and prepare for your adventure. Overnight Hotel Mercure or similar.

Days 2-3 – Guera – Zakouma National Park

Drive to Zakouma, south east of N’Djamena, crossing the region of Guera with its striking granite inselbergs and different ethnic groups. In the afternoon of Day 3 you arrive at Zakouma National Park and your lodge, situated on the banks of a river in the heart of the park. Day 2 – overnight camping, Day 3 – Tinga Lodge. (BLD)

Days 4-6 – Zakouma National Park

Three days to explore Zakouma National Park in search of its wildlife. Excursions will be made on foot and by vehicle, and we will also visit some of the villages close to the park. Overnight Tinga Lodge. (BLD)

Days 7-8 – Guera – N’Djamena

Leave Zakouma and head north through savannah to the village of Mongo, situated in a hilly area dominated by the 1500m Mount Guedi. Explore local villages en route back to N’Djamena, where day use rooms are available for you to freshen up before transferring to the airport for your evening flight. Day 7 – overnight camping. (Day 7 – BLD, Day 8 – BL)

Please note that as arrival back in N'Djamena on the last day will be in the late afternoon, it is important to schedule your international flight departure for the evening.

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