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Animal Sanctuary Chimfunshi Chimpanzee Orphanage

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Located in Zambia :: Mining Area
Category: Protected Areas :: Animal Sanctuary

Description [ correction ]

Chimfunshi Chimpanzee Orphanage is a 4200 hectares internationally recognised, oldest and largest chimpanzee reserves in the world. There are over 120 chimpanzees at the Orphanage located on the main Chingola-Solwezi Road, 65km from Chingola. The chimpanzee are rescued from poachers and amusement parks and brought to the Orphanage at Chimfunshi and later integrated with the others. However, within the park, there are also 5 villages, school, education centre and clinic. For more information contact the Chimfunshi Wildlife Orphanage Trust.

Contact [ correction ]
Address :  Solwezi Road, Chimfunshi Nature Reserve, Chingola, Zambia.
Postal :  P.O. Box 11190, Chingola, Zambia.
Contact :  Chimfunshi Wildlife Orphanage Trust
Tel :  +260(0)21 231 1293
Cell :  +260(0)96 856 8830
Cell2 :  +260(0)96 663 3379
Email :  Click Here
Website :  Click Here
Host Website :  Click Here

Opening Times :  [ correction ]

Mon-Sun: 08:00-16:00

Directions [ correction ]

Not available

Time Information [ correction ]
Best Time to Visit :  Best viewing times for chimpanzees: 10h00 - 11h30 and 13h30 - 15h00.
Gate Opening and Closing Times :  08h00-17h00

Rates and Payment [ correction ]
Fee/s :  Adults: ZMK60pp; Kids: ZMK30pp (Updated 2019)

Facilities [ correction ]
Accommodation (Tents), Camping, Child Friendly, Shop (Gift shop)
Other Facilities :  Clinics. Villages. School.

Activities [ correction ]
Game Viewing, Guided Walks, Photography
Game to View :  Chimpanzee
Notes on Activities :  (Some activities may be offered nearby).

Travelling Information

Self Drive Access :  Yes
Vehicle Type :  ALL

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