The Zakouma Park & Gaoui Potter Village Tour is a unique and exciting adventure that takes you through the beautiful Zakouma National Park and the traditional Gaoui Potter Village.
The Zakouma National Park is a protected area located in Chad, Central Africa, known for its diverse wildlife and conservation efforts. You will have the opportunity to go on a guided safari, where you will see elephants, lions, giraffes, and many other species of animals in their natural habitat. You will also have the opportunity to learn about the conservation efforts being made in the park and the impact they have had on the local wildlife populations.
Wildlife Safari in Zakouma Park
One of the most memorable moments of the Zakouma Park & Gaoui Potter Village Tour is the opportunity to go on a wildlife safari in Zakouma National Park. The park is known for its diverse array of wildlife, including elephants, lions, leopards, and over 450 bird species. Visitors can take a guided tour through the park, led by an experienced guide who will help spot and identify different animals in the wild. The tour also offers the opportunity to see the park’s famous Kirlangic marsh, where you can observe large numbers of water birds, as well as the park’s lakes, where you can see crocodiles and hippos.
Gaoui Potter Village Visit
Another memorable moment of the tour is the visit to the Gaoui Potter Village. The village is known for its traditional pottery-making techniques, passed down for generations. Visitors can witness the potters at work, using locally sourced clay to create a variety of pots, vases, and other traditional pottery items. The tour also includes the opportunity to learn about the history of the village and its pottery-making traditions. Additionally, visitors can purchase traditional pottery pieces as a souvenir of their visit to Gaoui Potter Village.
Upon arrival in N’Djamena, you will be greeted by your guide and transferred to the Radisson Blue N’Djamena hotel for check-in. After getting settled in, you will have a briefing at the hotel lobby to go over the itinerary for the next day and ensure that all details are in order.