Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary, Freetown

Must see · Wildlife Area · Nature / Park
Only a 40-minute drive from Freetown, Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary provides a home for about 75 orphaned or captured chimpanzees. Two guided tours are offered every day, but if you wish for a more immersive experience, simply stay at the onsite eco-huts for a few days. Plan to visit Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary during your Freetown vacation using our convenient Freetown travel itinerary planner.
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  • If you visit the Western area of Sierra Leone the Chimpanzee Sanctuary is a must. Not only will you be helping the wonderful work done here but an insight and being educated is included in the price....  more »
  • I completely enjoyed my stay. Our tour guide was very delightful. The only negatives are that the rooms at the eco-lodge don't have charging stations and there's also no hot water in the rooms; the...  more »
  • Definitely recommend to go and spend a night in Tacugama in their eco lodges in a little jungle - it is a special experience. Beautiful surrounding, good food, amazing staff who is taking care of the cimpanzees. We did a tour and a long hike and we had a great time!!
  • A nice place, yoga center, nice hotel and very safe.

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