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4 Days Gorilla and Chimpanzee Tracking - Bwindi and Kibaale

 Uganda
 24th Feb - 31st Jul

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Overview

We are very certain that you will find this experience very unique; it takes you to Kibale National Park, Africa’s greatest tropical rain forests for Chimpanzee trekking. Combine this with Gorilla trekking in Bwindi the home of the rare mountain Gorillas as you graduate with 2 degrees in Primate trekking both undertaken in Uganda’s best ranked natural and virgin jungles in the world.

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Tour Overview

Availability

Oct 18 - Mar 17

Duration

4D/3N

Pickup Location

pickup avaiable from airport, train and also cruise

Language

English

Car PickUp

Available

Tour Guide

Included

Included

  • Experienced and qualified guide
  • Breakfast
  • SightSeeing
  • Hotel Accomodation

Excluded

  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Camp Fire
  • Sports Elements

Itenary

Day 1
  • 08:00 AM

    Kampala To Kibale National Park
    Leave Kampala after breakfast for the fascinating drive through papyrus swamps and thick jungle of the Nile Delta to Kibale National Park just under the Ruwenzori Mountains and afternoon guided walk in the crater lakes area of the park for outstanding cultural visit and transfer to the lodge for overnight.

    Accommodation Category:
    (Papaya Lake Lodge - Luxury option)
    (Chimpanzee Guest Cottages - Midrange option)
    (Chimpanzee Guest House - Budget option)

Day 2
  • 11:00 AM

    Chimpanzee Trekking In Kibaale Forest National Park And Transfer To Bwindi Impenetrable Forest Park.
    Half day search of chimpanzee and 10 other primate including phoestes, red Colobus, blues, and red tailed and grey cheeked mangabey. The guide will provide detailed explanations, not only on primates, but also on all the forest fauna and flora and will ensure that your walk is both informative and enjoyable.

    This walk is excellent for viewing bird life and seeing primates at close quarters. After lunch, proceed to Bwindi via Queen Elizabeth National Park and here you may spot many wildlife including Elephants, Buffaloes, among others.This is the lushest highland rain forest on earth, filled with primates and exotic birds, valleys, hilltops and papyrus swamps.

    Accommodation Category:
    (Silverback Lodge - Luxury option)
    (Buhoma Haven Lodge - Midrange option)
    (Buhoma Rest Camp - Budget option).

Day 3
  • 10:00 AM

    Bwindi Gorilla Trekking
    Begin the day with breakfast ready for trekking, which begins at 8:00 am with a briefing from the UWA staff. Ensure to carry along with you rain jacket, drinking water, snacks, jungle boots etc. The guides will lead you inside the jungle to see the shy Primates for a group you have been booked for.

    Do not forget to take your lunch boxes and all the necessary gear to track the rare Mountain Gorilla, perhaps one of the most exciting wildlife experiences on earth. The tracking may take between 2 and 6 hours but it’s well worth the effort. The afternoon is spent on a village walk.

    The Buhoma Village Walk gives you a great opportunity to visit the people surrounding Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. It is also a great way to support the local community directly. The Walk begins with your guide at Buhoma Community Rest Camp and is most informative, rewarding to the average visitor. It will amaze you how resourceful the local people are as you see and learn their ways,finally Dinner and overnight.

    Accommodation Category:
    (Silverback Lodge - Luxury option)
    (Buhoma Haven Lodge - Midrange option)
    (Buhoma Rest Camp - Budget option).
    Meal Plan : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 4
  • 08:00 AM

    Bwindi-Kampala/Entebbe
    Return to Kampala /Entebbe,with enroute lunch and stopover at Igongo cultural center to explore the life style of the Ankole and Bahima, thereafter proceed to the Equator Uganda before your evening flight back home.
    Meal plan: (B, L).