Chimpanzee in Kibale Forest National Park

Amazing Apes Safari
8 Days / 7 Nights starting at $5,999.00 per person

Africa, Entebbe, Kampala, Uganda
Adventure, Gorilla Safaris, Gorilla Viewing Safaris, Hiking, Hiking and Trekking Vacations, Nature-Wildlife, Safari, Safari Vacations, Wild Life

Explore the highlights of Uganda while having two opportunities to track gorillas. This package is perfect as an extension to either Kenya or Tanzania.

Itinerary

Day 1
Kampala

Arrive at the airport, met and transferred to Kampala. Overnight at Kampala Serena Hotel.

Day 2
Kibale Forest National Park

Head west after breakfast through Mubende arriving in Fort Portal for lunch. Later proceed to enjoy an afternoon guided walk in the vanilla plantation, walk around the crater lake/birding (at Ndali lodge. Dinner and overnight at the Ndali Lodge

Day 3
Kibale Forest National Park

Morning breakfast, later start a half day search of the cheeky chimpanzees in the forest, also look out for the Red Colobus (an endemic species only found in this forest in Uganda). Other primates include the Chimpanzee, Grey Cheeked Mangabey and others. In the afternoon, take a swamp walk in Bigodi wetland sanctuary for a closer to nature encounter. Return to Ndali Lodge

Day 4
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Breakfast, later travel to the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest with picnic lunches (TRANSIT TIME 6 HOURS). Drive through the Ishasha Plains the area famous for its tree climbing Lions. Arrive at Buhoma the Gorilla Staging area where dinner and overnight is at Buhoma Lodge.

Day 5
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Gorilla trekking starts after breakfast. The rangers and trackers through the thick and steep vegetation track the Gorillas. After viewing the gorillas, have your picnic lunch and return to Buhoma Lodge.

Day 6
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Second day of Gorilla trekking. This time to a different group of Mountain Gorillas. Return to the first Class Service of the Camp for Cocktails, wines, Beers and Soda at the viewing deck overlooking the forest. Dinner and overnight at Buhoma Lodge

Day 7
Kampala

Take a scenic drive to Kampala, through the mountainous area of Kigezi and the Ankole area with its Long Horned cattle before arriving Kampala in the evening. Overnight at Kampala Serena Hotel.

Day 8
Kampala

Breakfast at the Hotel before airport transfer for departure to Entebbe Airport.

Includes

  • Transfers
  • Transport in 4×4 vehicle with an English speaking driver-guide
  • Meals and accommodation as specified
  • All park fees and government taxes
  • Two Gorilla Permits, Chimp Trek
  • Activities as indicated