5 Days Uganda gorilla-chimpanzee Tour
This 5 Days Uganda gorilla-chimpanzee Tour that takes you through some of the breath taking attractions that the pearl of Africa is endowed with. Therefore, trek mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable as well as track chimpanzees in Kibale national park which is the best place to see habituated in Uganda.
Safari highlights: 5 Days Uganda gorilla-chimpanzee Tour
- Gorilla trekking
- Batwa pygmies
- chimpanzee tracking
- Bigodi swamp walk
Detailed safari Itinerary of the 5 Days Uganda gorilla-chimpanzee Tour
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to your lodge.
Upon your arrival at the Airport, you will meet our guide from Twende Expeditions who will then transfer you to your lodge for overnight stay at Central Inn Entebbe. (B.B)
Day 2: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Pick you up at your lodge and briefing about the 5 days gorilla-chimpanzee tour then drive to Bwindi. You will Stop at the equator to take photos then proceed to Mbarara town for lunch. Thereafter drive through the rolling terraced hills of the beautiful country side to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park . Further more, the impenetrable forest is a birders paradise to spot over 350 bird species. Check in your lodge for dinner and overnight at Buhoma Community Rest Camp.
Day 3: Gorilla trekking
Today will be the highlight of our safari. Have an early breakfast then transfer to the park headquarters for briefing about gorilla trekking by the park wardens. At 8:00am you will set out into the forest in groups led by park guides and rangers. The trekking duration is determined by the movements of the gorillas. However on finding them you will spend an hour taking photographs as well as observing their amazing way of life. then in the evening visit the Batwa pygmies and listen about their amazing lifestyle after being evicted from the forest. Then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Buhoma Community Rest Camp. (B.L.D)
Day 4: Transfer to Kibale National Park
After breakfast transfer to Kibale forest National Park famous for chimpanzees. Along the way you will marvel at the beautiful scenery that includes terraced rolling hills and traditional homesteads. Check into your lodge then take a nature walk to Bigodi swamp to spot wild chimpanzees, monkeys and a variety of bird species. Then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Chimps nest. (B.L.D)
Day 5: Chimpanzee Tracking-Departure.
Early after break fast you will drive to the park headquarters for briefing about the chimpanzees and trekking rules. Then rally behind the park ranger as you walk in search for the chimpanzees. You will see a variety of bird species as well as monkey species. You will spend an hour observing the chimpanzees in their natural habitat as you take photographs and videos. Finally bid farewell to the home of chimpanzees and drive back to Kampala.
End of 5 Days Uganda Gorilla Safaris and Chimpanzee Tracking.
price from $ 1,684 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 Entebbe (B&B
- Drinking bottled water in the safari vehicle
- All Park entrance fees
- Gorilla permit (USD $600 per permit)
- Chimpanzee tracking permit (USD $150 per permit)
- Batwa pygmies fees
- 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
- Last night’s accommodation in Kampala or Entebbe
- Any deviation from the suggested program