Highlights include: Chimpanzee and Gorilla Trekking Adventures, Wildlife, Beautiful Scenery plus Birding. Uganda is famous for its primate population which includes endangered Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzees that are highly sought after when visiting Uganda.
Overnight at Mestil Hotel for Luxury or Biraj Hotel for Budget. (B.B - Bed & Breakfast).
Options for overnight are Primate Lodge Kibale for Luxury (FB -Full Board: Lunch, Dinner, Bed & Breakfast) or Chimpanzee Forest guesthouse for Budget (FB).
Chimp tracking will be done today accompanied with the varieties the forest has to offer. Kibale Forest is reputable of having the greatest variety and highest concentration of primates in East Africa. Enjoy a guided nature walk in the tropical rainforest in search of the wild chimpanzee, red-tailed monkey, black-and-white colobus monkey and many others.
This walk may last up to half day allowing you to return for a hearty lunch and for the afternoon some clients may opt to stay behind enjoying birding on their own in the forest and lodge surroundings or we transfer to the Bigodi Swamp for another but totally different nature walk. The Bigodi Swamp Walk is an initiative of the local community and is known for its rich diversity of birds and primates.
Options for overnight are Primate Lodge Kibale for Luxury (FB) or Chimpanzee Forest guesthouse for Budget (FB).
Dinner and overnight options are Mweya Safari Lodge for Luxury or Mweya Hostels for Budget (FB).
Overnight options are Mweya Safari Lodge for Luxury or Mweya Hostels for Budget (FB).
Early breakfast and check out with packed lunch but getting another Chimpanzee Tracking opportunity in Kyambura Gorge before we head to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The Kyambura Gorge is famous for its view and Wild Chimpanzees.
Go in and search for the chimpanzees in Kyambura Wildlife Reserve which is a beautiful gorge completely covered with tropical rainforest. By late morning we will depart for Bwindi and enjoy our lunch en-route; arrive at the home of the endangered mountain gorillas early evening then check in for
Options for overnight and Dinner are Buhoma Lodge for Luxury (FB) or Buhoma Community cottages for Budget (FB). (*Accommodation may change, subject to permit availability at time of booking).
Early breakfast, then with packed lunch head for briefing about your gorilla trekking. (Subject to permit availability at time of booking) This is the highlight of your safari indeed. Today you will meet with the gentle giants of Bwindi Impenetrable National park!
With Gorilla Trekking the expectations are always high and these involve walking a long distance in steep and muddy conditions, sometimes with rain overhead or nothing like this, before you encounter any gorillas and so you must be physically fit. It’s definitely worthwhile observing the gorillas closely while they feed, play and relax and 1 hour will be dedicated to this moment before you return to your lodge.
Options for overnight and Dinner are Buhoma Lodge for Luxury (FB) or Buhoma Community Cottages for Budget (FB).
Overnight at Mestil Hotel for Luxury or Biraj Hotel for Budget (B.B).
This marks the end of the ‘Primate Capital Wilderness Safari’ and the airport transfer of today will be given to you by our friendly drivers at the time of your flight. If the airport transfer is late, then we shall also offer you a chance for a city tour to shop for souvenir around Kampala and also take you to Kampala’s famous and historical sites then drop you off to the airport in time for your flight and see you off very well.
FOR LUXURY ACCOMMODATION
When 2 people sharing room on private safari = US$ 4 776 p/p
When 4 people sharing room on private safari = US$ 4 170 p/p
When 6 people sharing room on private safari = US$ 3 972 p/p
SRS: US$ 1 130.40 (Single Room Supplement per person)
FOR BUDGET ACCOMMODATION
When 2 people sharing room on private safari = US$ 2 790 p/p
When 4 people sharing room on private safari = US$ 2 184 p/p
When 6 people sharing room on private safari = US$ 1 980 p/p
SRS: US$ 288 (Single Room Supplement per person)
*Please note that gorilla tracking is dependent on the availability of tracking permits at the time of your booking. Gorilla permits in all parks are on very high demand and we advise that you book them as early as possible. However, should permits not be readily available for Buhoma Bwindi, it is possible to track on the other side of the rain forest, at Rushaaga, only 7 kms from Kisoro town in Nkuringo, or in Rwanda across the border.
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