Area: 1613 sq km
situated between latitude 6000’ and 6028’s and longitudes 29043’ and 30007’E.
Lake, Mountains range, Rift valley and forests. Altitude: 2000 to 2462 metres above sea level.
Chimpanzee, lake Tanganyika, several species of primates, mountain range, waterfalls, birds, forests, and beaches.
Several species of primates including chimpanzee, red colobus, Angolan pied colobus, olive baboon, yellow baboon, vervet monkey, blue monkey etc. blue duiker, sharpe’s grysbok, bushy – tailed mongoose, banded mongoose, leopard, buffalo, lion, red legged sun squirrel. Distance and time: 100 km south of Kigoma: 3 – 4 hours by motorboat from Kigoma
Best time to visit:
Dry season (May – October) best for forest walks, although there is no problem walking in the light rains of October – November.
Airstrip, boats, Camping sites: rest houses, luxury tourist camps park guides, visitor information centre, VHF radio system, park aircraft, hiking trail etc.