Chimpanzee & Wildlife safari 7 days
This 7 Days Chimpanzee & Wildlife safari with Twende Expeditions begins and ends in Kampala city. The safari gives you an experience with the primates in Kibale National park; as well as the wild game and the most magnificent water fall on the River Nile in Murchison fall park. You will also visited the 7 hills and attractions that make up Kampala city.
Highlights of the 7 Days Chimpanzee & Wildlife safari
- Kampala city tour
- chimpanzee tracking
- Bigodi swamp walk
- Murchison falls
- Game watching
- Boat cruise
Detailed Safari itinerary: 7 Days Chimpanzee & Wildlife safari
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to your hotel
Upon arrival at the airport , you will be met by our guide from Twende Expeditions who will transfer you to Kampala for overnight stay at Cassia Lodge .(B.B)
Day 2: Kampala city tour.
After breakfast our safari guide will picked you up from your hotel then drive you to Kampala city, Capital city of Uganda. You will therefore visit historical sites like Uganda Museum, Kasubi tombs. You will also visit religious sites like Bahai temple, Rubaga and Namirembe cathedral and Gaddafi mosque. Thereafter have lunch at any of the restaurant in town and then visit the Nakasero markets and Owino market. Then return to the Cassia Lodge for overnight stay. (B.B)
Day 3: Transfer to Kibale National park.
After breakfast our guide will brief you about this Chimpanzee & Wildlife safari 7 days then drive you Kibale. Then check into your lodge and have hot lunch. Then in the evening proceed for the Bigodi swamp walk to see primates as well as a variety of birds. Thereafter return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Primate Lodge Kibale
Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking.
After breakfast you will then head to the park headquarter for a briefing about chimpanzee tracking. Then join the rangers as you search for the chimps in the forest; once you have found them you will spend an hour observing and taking photos. Then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Primate Lodge Kibale
Day 5: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
Have breakfast, check out of your lodge and then transfer to Murchison falls with lunch en route. Then proceed for an evening game drive in the park; expect to see elephants, buffaloes,antelopes, giraffes and also warthogs. Then check in your lodge for dinner and overnight at Murchison tree house
Day 6: Morning game and Boat cruise.
After breakfast you will then go for a morning game drive searching for giraffes, Hyenas, lions, Leopard, elephants and hartebeest. Thereafter return to the lodge for hot lunch. Then proceed for 2 hours thrilling boat cruise upstream to the bottom of the Murchison falls. So this will offer you a closer view of the mighty waterfall of the River Nile. So during the boat cruise expect to see hippos and Nile crocodiles; as well as elephants, buffaloes, water bucks along the shores. The river bank also has a variety bird species including the rare shoe bill stork. Then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Murchison tree house
Day 7: Return to Kampala
Today being the final day of the 7 Days Chimpanzee & Wildlife safari; have breakfast, check out of the lodge and then drive to Kampala. Also stopover at Ziwa rhino sanctuary to track rhinos at an extra cost of $50 per person; Then go on a shopping spree; at the craft market on Buganda road. Then proceed to the airport in time to catch your flight back home.
End of 7 Days Chimpanzee & Wildlife safari
Price from $1,764 per person (minimum of 2 persons)
- Airport transfers
- Ground transport per 4WD safari vehicle
- Services of an English-speaking driver/guide
- Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary, based on double room
- Three meals a day, apart from your stay in Kampala (B&B
- Drinking bottled water in the safari vehicle
- All Park entrance fees
- Chimpanzee permit (USD $150 per permit)
- All mentioned activities except for the optional ones.
- International flight
- Visa (USD $ 50 per person)
- Meals and drinks not mentioned
- Items of personal nature
- Tips & laundry service
- All drinks apart from those served for breakfast
- Any deviation from the suggested program