Tour Name:Chimpazee and Gorilla Trekking
Duration:7Days | 6Nights
Departure Days:Daily Departures with exclusive use of vehicle and driver/guide.
Mode of transport car:Road Safaris are in a 7 4x4 LandCruiser.
Itinerary: Kibale and Bwindi forest
Day 1.Arrive Kampala.
Our chimpanzee and Gorilla Safari begins with meet and greet from Entebbe airport. Your Local trekking safari guide then transfers to Kampala to your hotel. The Resort is in close proximity to areas frequented by colonies of red-tailed monkeys, the day could be spent at the hotel spa or relaxing by the swimming pool. Overnight at The Lake Victoria Serena or Similar.Meal Plan - Bed and breakfast.TRANSIT TIME 45 Minutes
After morning breakfast from the lodge.Your trekking safari departs through Mityana and mubende. Lunch will be served in Fortportal before proceeding to the edge of Kibale Forest. This will be your base for the following day's chimpanzee trekking adventure in the Kibale Forest. Dinner and overnight at the Chimpanzee Guest House Kibale.Meal Plan - Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
TRANSIT TIME 5 HOURS
Day 3.Primate Watching Uganda Safari
Morning breakfast at Chimpanzee Guest House, later, your Chimpanzee guides would brief you prior to the start of a half day Forest walk in the Forest on your Chimpanzee safari. The trekking in the forest is led by experienced guides and focuses on an area where a troop of chimpanzees will be feeding. Olive Baboons, Grey Cheeked Mangabeys and other monkeys reside in this forest. The trekking ends approximately an hour after the first sighting and from there, you will return to base for lunch, dinner and overnight at the Chimpanzee Guest House.Meal Plan - Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 4.Bwindi Gorilla tour Uganda
After breakfast, we leave Kibale Forest and transfer with a drive by safari of Queen Elizabeth National park. Troops of Olive baboons can be seen by the road, trekking in numbers along the main road. You may also see Elephant and the tree climbing lions. Later, proceed through the town of Kihiihi and drive to the Bwindi Impenertable National Park. The Gorilla trekking briefing and registrations would be conducted the following day. Dinner and overnight at The Gorilla Resort.Meal Plan - Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner..
Day 5.Bwindi Gorilla Tracking in Uganda
From the nearby Impenetrable forest, the gorilla safari briefing starts after breakfast. You would be grouped with other gorilla trekkers led by rangers and gorilla trackers. From here, the gorilla trek would start through the thick and steep vegetation. The Mountain gorilla trek ends with viewing of a family of these gentle Giants as they conduct their day by day business of grooming, feeding, playing or curiously looking at the gorilla trekking party. A bush lunch will be provided in the forest before returning to the Gorilla Resort dinner and overnight.Meal Plan - Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner..TREKKING TIME - 01 Minute - 8 HOURS Subject to the feeding area or fitness of the Trekking party
Day 6.Uganda Adventure Tour
After breakfast, the trekking safari ends with a transfer to Mbarara for the picnic lunches. Then a lovely all day safari through Uganda's Central region gets to the overnight accommodation at the Lake Victoria Serena.Meal Plan - Breakfast and Lunch.TRANSIT TIME 8 - 9 HOURS
Day 7.End of Uganda Tour
The safari ends with an airport transfer which takes about 45 minutes.
TOUR PRICES BASED ON PER PERSON IN A DOUBLE OR TWIN ROOM
Airport transfers, accommodation, Meals, Park entry fees, primate/chimpanzee permits, Gorilla Permit and private 4x4 ground transportation with an English speaking driver guide.
NB:Gorilla trekking safaris require a basic level of fitness, however, we also offer this for the disabled persons or the elderly gorilla trekking enthusiasts. The nearby communities offer stretcher services, as well as porters at an extra fee.
Beverages, tips, and personal expenses.