Kibale-Fort Portal area is one of Uganda’s most rewarding destinations to explore. The park is home to a total of 70 mammal species, most famously 13 species of primate including the chimpanzee man’s closest. For a unique Chimpanzee safari book with us for an exceptional adventure discovering the habitants of the greatest primates
Day 1: Kampala-Kibale National Park
After early breakfast, Leave Kampala for a half day drive west via Mityana to Fort Portal through papyrus swamps and thick jungle of the Nile Delta to Kibale National Park just under the Ruwenzori Mountains as you pass through verdant countryside and traditional homesteads and farms. A stopover in Fort Portal for lunch at Gardens restaurant. Thereafter drive at your Leisure to Kibale. Meals and overnight at Kyaninga Lodge (Lodge facility) or Chimpanzee Forest Guest House (Mid Lodge) or Rweetera Safari Park (Budget facility). A stunning location overlooking a dramatic Crater Lake and the fabled “Mountains of the Moon”. . Meal plan: (L, D)
Day 2: Kibale national park/Primate Walk
An early morning visit after your breakfast inside Kibale Forest National Park, reputable of having the greatest variety and highest concentration of primates in East Africa for chimpanzee trekking starting at 8.00 am. A half day search for chimpanzees and other primates including phoestes, Red-Colobuses, Blues, Red-tailed and grey cheeked Mangabeys swinging through the dense forest and birds, butterflies and many small insects. The guide will provide detailed explanations on not only primates, but also on all the forest’s fauna and flora, ensuring that your walk is informative, enjoyable and excellent for viewing bird life and primates in close quarters. After lunch, go for the Bigodi Walk an initiative of the local community. The swamp is known for its rich diversity of its birdlife including the rare shoebill stock Meals and overnight at Kyaninga Lodge (Lodge facility) or Chimpanzee Forest Guest House (Mid Lodge) or Rweetera Safari Park (Budget facility). A stunning location overlooking a dramatic Crater Lake and the fabled “Mountains of the Moon”. . Meal plan: (B, L, D)
Day 3: Kibale-Kampala/Entebbe
After your breakfast, take a hike to the crater lakes of Ndali an amazing experience for sightseeing and the best scenery in Uganda or many they have regarded it to as a million dollar view. Later after proceed to Kampala with lunch en route. Meal Plan: B-L. End of service!
The Safari package to include:
- Transportation by a 4 x 4 station wagon.
- Full board accommodation as per the itinerary
- Park fees
- Crate tour
- Chimp permit per person to be secured and paid up in advance
- Driver/guide subsistence allowance
- Enroute lunches
- Ranger guide fees
- Bigodi nature walk
The Safari package to exclude expenses of personal nature like: drinks, laundry, tips, telephone, cigars, etc.