Lake Tanganyika in Burundi, is a great place to see birds, mammals and various reptiles. Lake Tanganyika is shared among four countries namely Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Tanzania and Zambia. Lake Tanganyika is the second largest fresh water lake in the world by volume and the second deepest lake after Lake Baikal in Siberia. Lake Tanganyika is surrounded by amazing beaches and beach hotels that attract a number of people to chill and relax like Sanga beach.

Lake Tanganyika is one of the best places for sport fishing in East Africa. The lake is home to over 280 species of Cichlids, there are also larger species for sport fishing which include Sangala Pamba weighing up to 100kgs, Nile Perch up to 50kgs, LAKE Salmon up to 25kg among others.

Filming in the fishing Villages can be organized as well, the vast majority of Lake Tanganyika fishing communities is comprised of nucleated settlements located directly on or adjacent to landing sites in Burundi. You will require permissions from Local governments/local authorities in Burundi to be allowed to film in any of the fishing villages. Your production can involve the local’s lifestyle, traditions, way of life, safety, government service access and any other interest of your cast while filming on Lake Tanganyika in Burundi.

Lodge options to stay in during the visit to Lake Tanganyika in Burundi range from Budget, mid-range to luxury options. You will choose what to stay in depending on your interests and budget. Lodge options include Sanga Resort Beach, Hotel Club du Lac Tanganyika, Urban Lodge, Hotel Blue Velvet among others.

Primate Safari Experiences will help you book your visit and stay on Lake Tanganyika in Burundi. Contact us and we advise you on the booking process. We as well have different Uganda and Rwanda gorilla trekking safari packages that start and end in Burundi ranging from budget, mid-range to luxury options that we can book for you including the gorilla permits.

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