Minimum 1 traveler
Safari Lodges (Primates lodge,chimps nest,chimpanzee forest guest house,rweteera safari park,kyaninga lodge.)
4X4 Safari Vehicle - Overland Vehicle, Mini Bus
This trip requires a 50% initial deposit in order to secure the limited chimpanzee permits and accommodation.
Kibale Forest National Park is endowed with a wide variety of habitats that protect an incredible diversity of species, including 13 primates. Kibale boasts of the highest concentration of primates in Africa, the most popular of which are man's closest relatives, the Chimpanzees. Other notable primates include red Colobus, L'hoest, grey-cheeked Mangabey, Olive Baboon, blue monkeys, potto, and bush babies. This tour includes a nature walk and a trek in the Kibale forest to watch habituated chimps and a number of monkeys and forest birds.
Have your cup of tea earlier to prepare for pick up from your hotel or residence at exactly 7.00am. Get to Kibale Forest National Park and check in to your lodge for lunch. Later set for a 2 - 3 hours guided nature walk in the wildlife-rich Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary for sightings of a variety monkeys, birds, trees, shrubs and vines.
Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight
- Luxury : Kyaninga Lodge
- Midrange: Chimps Nest Lodge
- Budget: Chimpanzee Forest Guest House
*Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner
*Travel Time: 5 Hours
Be up for early breakfast by 6.30am and transfer to the park offices at 7.00am for briefing by the head guide. By 8.00am, start the trek into the forest to track the habituated chimps. Along the trek you stand a chance of sighting a number of other wildlife including monkeys and forest birds. You are allowed not more than one hour with the chimps.
The Chimpanzee tracking expedition ends by midday, return to the to the lodge to freshen up and lunch. Later check out and drive back to Kampala through Fort Portal,Kyenjonjo,Mubende,Mityana and finally to Kampala. Expect to arrive at 6/7pm.
*Meal Plan: Breakfast & Lunch
*Travel Time: 5 Hours
Transport - tour vehicle, drive, fuel
Full board accommodation for 1 night
Activities - nature walk, chimp trek
Gratitude and tipping
Curion shop purchases
Phone bill and other personnal expenditure