3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park

3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park

Uganda Wildlife Tours

Uganda Gorilla Tours

The 3 days Bwindi Gorilla Safari tour is one of the short gorilla trekking safaris in Uganda  organized for travellers on Uganda gorilla trekking safaris. The safari offers you ultimate gorilla trekking experiences which will stay in your memories for the rest of time on earth. Mountain gorillas are one of the most critically endangered species according to IUCN. Only 880 mountain gorillas are remaining in the whole world and none of them is in captivity. According to research survey, 400 of these stunning apes are housed in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda while the rest dwell in the famous Volcanoes national park in Rwanda. Thus, spending time to undertake a 3 Day Bwindi gorilla tour safari does not only offer you adventure experiences but it also contributes to the conservation of these world endangered species. Gorilla Trekking in Uganda through the dark impenetrable jungle forest of Bwindi with its rugged terrain, slippery trails, can be considered as tiresome but offers unique experience of its own.

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Day 1 of the 3 days Bwindi Gorilla Safari

Drive Transfer from Kampala- Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Stopover at Uganda Equator crossing Kayabwe and a lunch stop at Igongo Cultural Center (drive distance of 527kms)

Day 2 of 3 days Bwindi Gorilla Tour Safari

Bwindi Impenetrable national Park (Do gorilla trekking 2-8hous and transfer to Lake Bunyonyi for evening boat cruise and relaxation)

Day 3 of the 3 days Bwindi Gorilla Safari; Lake Bunyonyi (Drive transfer from Lake Bunyonyi to Kampala, 8 – 9 hours’ drive)



The 3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park enable you to explore Kibale National Park dubbed the primate capital of the world with largest counts of habituated chimpanzees in the whole of Uganda. This 3 days Chimpanzee trekking tour offers you an opportunity to encounter the habituated chimpanzees in their natural habitat, explore Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary. The Bigodi wetland walk exposes you to typical eco-tourism encounter in Uganda. The impressive flora and fauna existing along with the local community is indeed rewarding to encounter. The sights of great blue turaco and the Sitatunga may not be missed. The safari starts and ends in Kampala the Capital City of Uganda.

Safari Highlight 3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park

Day 1 3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park: Transfer to Kibale National Park, afternoon Fort Portal Crater Lake hike and visit the Amabere g’ Nnyinamwiru caves.

Day 2 3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park: Do morning Chimpanzee trekking and Bigodi wetland walk in the afternoon

Day 3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park: Hiking/Nature Walks in Kibale forest and transfer to Kampala

Description 3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park

Day 1 of 3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park: Transfer to Kibale National Park, afternoon Fort Portal Crater Lake hike and visit the Amabere g’ Nnyinamwiru caves.

After breakfast in your respective Kampala lodge, you will depart Kampala driving on the south western direction to Fort Portal 332km about 4-5 hours’ drive. The drive will take you through the impressive country side landscapes with rural setting and local populations. Arrive in Fort Portal town for lunch after which you will continue to do the Fort Portal Crater Lake Hike to gain impressive views of the Fort Portal explosion crater. You will also visit the Amabere g’ Nnyinamwiru caves with a magical Nyakasura River falling over them forming beautiful water fall. The caves have breast like features which the locals attach a great cultural connotation and are thought to date back to the Chwezi era. Retreat from the activity and get to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation

: Kyaninga Lodge (Upmarket/Luxury), Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse (Mid-range/Standard) or Rwenzori View Guesthouse (Budget/Basic).

Day 2 of 3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park: Do morning Chimpanzee trekking and Bigodi wetland walk in the afternoon

After early morning breakfast, embark on the memorable Chimpanzee trekking encounter in the natural habitat of primate Capital of the world – the Kibale Forest National Park. The Park is proud of 13 primate species including the world endangered species of the Chimpanzees which have been fully habituated increasing the chance of encountering them to 90%. The chimp trekking encounter in the primates Capital starts at Kanyanchu tourism center at 8:00am local time in the morning and the experienced Uganda Wildlife Authority Park rangers are dedicated to lead you throughout the whole rewarding processes of trekking the Chimps in their natural Habitat. The trek exposes you to stunning flora, other primate species including black and white colobus monkey and birds before meeting face to face with the chimps. The Chimpanzees will lure you in a state of amazement as they swing through the branches, make pant hooting calls, play with each other, and imitate your body language along with other features that will make your one full hour with them a memorable experience of its own. Retreat from the activity which tends to take 2 – 5 hours to embark on the transfer to Bigodi wetland. The Bigodi wetland, lies in close distance to the park thus connecting there is less hectic. The Bigodi wetland walk exposes you to typical eco –tourism encounter in Uganda. The impressive flora and fauna existing along with the local community is indeed rewarding to encounter. The sights of great blue turaco and the Sitatnga may not be missed. Retreat from the activity back to lodge for relaxation dinner and overnight.

Accommodation:

Kyaninga Lodge (Upmarket/Luxury), Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse (Mid-range/Standard) or Rwenzori View Guesthouse (Budget/Basic).

Day 3 of the 3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park: Hiking/Nature Walks in Kibale forest and transfer to Kampala

After hefty breakfast, you will embark on an early morning hiking and Nature walks in the pristine Kibale forest park .The activity offers you the opportunity to explore the naturally diversified Kibale forest and the activity will expose you to different bird species such as the Papyrus Gonolek, White-winged Warbler, White-collared Olive back and Papyrus Canary. After 2 – 4 hours, you will retreat back to the starting point and immediately embark on your transfer drive to Kampala having your lunch en route. Arrive in Kampala in the evening like at 5-6pm and the driver guide will take you back to your lodge or Entebbe Airport for your flight back home if the schedule is on.

End of the Safari of the 3 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking Safari in Kibale Forest National Park


General Safari Inclusions

  • Gorilla Permit (for gorilla trekking safaris)
  • Chimpanzee Permit (for chimpanzee trekking safaris)
  • Full Board Accommodation on Safari
  • Transportation in either 4X4 Safari Van or 4X4 Safari Land Cruiser all with Pop up roof & AC
  • Fuel
  • Professional English Speaking driver guide. Any other foreign language speaking guide can be arranged on request.
  • Entrance fees to the tourist sites including Protected areas mentioned
  • Activity fees of the tourist activities mentioned
  • Bottled water while on safari
  • Border crossing fees (for cross border safaris)

General Safari Exclusions

  • General tips for the driver guide, site guides and service staff at the lodges
  • Laundry Services
  • Other Beverages / drinks of personal nature like Alcohol
  • International Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Domestic Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Visas
  • Optional Activity fees
  • Other extras not mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Airport Transfer (Arranged on request)
  • Accommodation in Kampala or Kigali unless it is part of the Itinerary (Arranged on request)


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