The 5 days’ Uganda Gorilla Trek and Chimpanzee Trekking safari will start and ends in Kampala. You will first tour in Kibale because that it is one of Uganda’s enchanting forested parks having 766 km2 with the highest density of wild chimpanzees that enable chimpanzee tracking activity to occur. There are local community tours, Guided nature walks around the park plus birding at the Bigodi Birding Sanctuary. From Kibale, you will be taken to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in the West of Uganda where trekking the harmed mountain gorillas will occur. The Terrain is very muddy, hilly and can involve scrambling through dense vegetation in search of magnificent mountain gorillas thus an amazing wildlife experience. Detailed Itinerary for the Safari
Soon after the safari briefing, you will head to Fortportal through Mubende from Kampala, passing all the way through grassy countryside and long-established homesteads and farms. You will reach within 5-6 hours’ time and you will stop over in Fort portal town for lunch before driving to Ndali lodge or Primates Lodge where you will crib on a full board basis prior to the following days’ chimpanzee tracking.
You will be taken to Kanyanchu headquarters for briefing after breakfast before you proceed for our chimpanzee tracking and other primates like Red-tailed, grey cheeked Mangabey Red-Colobus and phoestes. You will walk through the forest with an experienced guide who will be enlightening you about both animals and plants. Tracking the noisy chimpanzee families racing through this luxuriant forest is a wonderful experience. You have lunch at Inka’s place where Traditional dishes are prepared for tourists to feel the taste of Uganda culture. You will have a Bigodi Swamp walk in bid to view the birds and monkeys that inhabit the swamp after lunch, Dinner and overnight at Ndali lodge or Primates Lodge (FB).
After having an early morning breakfast, you will head to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest through Ishasha, southern sector of Queen Elizabeth. You will later have lunch while watching the poular Ishasha tree-climbing lions before heading to Bwindi the home for mountain gorillas. Life of the mammal in the park is outstanding and the terrain very muddy and hilly which needs scrambling through dense vegetation in search of magnificent mountain gorillas thus an amazing wildlife experience. There is a diversity of birdlife and flora Overnight at Gorilla Resort or Buhoma Community Bandas (FB)
After morning breakfast, you will proceed for Gorilla Trekking the major tourist activity in the park with packed lunch alongside an experienced guide. The trek may seem to be tiresome but enjoyable. Your encounter with the great primates gives a good description of trekking. You will realize the forest sound as you see various forest Flora and fauna. Overnight at Gorilla Resort or Buhoma Community Bandas (Full Board).
• Staying in the beautiful accommodations of Nature Lodges.
• You can choose “Lazy” camping (the tent is ready and fully equipped, showers and toilets are shared) or a room in the Lodges.
• All accommodation is on BB basis.
• All transport is in 4WD Landcruisers with a pop-up roof and for everybody a comfortable window seat.
• Guaranteed visit to world famous mountain gorillas (not included in the price, this is US$ 600).
• Chimp tracking in Kibale National Park (include in the price)