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The ultimate chimpanzee and gorilla safari in Uganda. Experience a combination of stunning scenery, great wildlife encounters and unforgettable moments with this 6-day tour. You will have the opportunity to visit Queen Elizabeth National Park as well as Kibale National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and enjoy other parts of Uganda’s great biodiversity hotspots.
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The day of adventure is here. We meet up at the airport and start our drive, enjoying the beautiful scenery of Uganda’s rolling hills. As we enter Kibale Forest National Park, the area where you might see our favorite chimps!
During your stay in Kibale Forest National Park and Chimpanzee Tracking you will have the opportunity to see many of the species of chimps that inhabit the surrounding forests. The guide will pick you up from the airport at 8:00 a.m., and take you to your lodge in the evening where you can relax and enjoy the beautiful weather, cool winds from the forest. After enjoying an amazing chimpanzee tracking expedition, join for a delicious meal lodge cater for the guests.
Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park: Start the day with breakfast and then transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park for check-in at your lodge and have lunch. Go for a boat excursion along the Kazinga Channel for an opportunity to see hippos at close range, crocodiles from the boat and buffaloes in the shallow waters. The Kazinga Channel shoreline is home to a collection of birds like the pink-backed pelican, fish eagle, pied and malachite kingfisher, saddle-billed stork, and many more.
Transfer to Bwindi National Forest for gorillas: We start the day off with breakfast and then go on a game drive through the park. You will see tree-climbing lions on the Ishasha side of the park. On your way to Bwindi National Forest, you will see elephants, leopards, buffaloes, hyenas, and an assortment of antelope species. Lunch will be served en-route. Arrive at Bakiga Lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Gorilla tracking experience: After a hearty breakfast, head for gorilla tracking at Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Expect to hike for at least three hours through the forest and see some of nature’s most spectacular creatures. The park is also home to over 30 other species, including black colobus monkeys and new world monkeys such as spider monkey and howler monkeys. You will see African primates and gorillas living in their natural habitat, you will interact with the local community and later drive through beautiful rolling hills to BirdNest Resort Bunyonyi in the evening for your accommodation, dinner and overnight.
Transfer to Kampala/Entebbe: After breakfast, you start the journey back to Kampala. Make a stop along the way for lunch in Mbarara or Masaka – depending on the time. You have reached the end of your chimp and gorilla safari when your guide drops you in Kampala or Entebbe.
Day 1 & 2: Turaco Tree
Day 3: The Bush Lodge
Day 4: Lake Mutanda Resort
Day 5: Bird Nest Resort
Day 6: No.
Day 1: Lunch/Dinner
Day 2 – 5: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
Day 6: Breakfast/Lunch
Day 1: Transfer to Kibale
Day 2: Chimpanzee trek & Bigodi Swamp
Day 3: Boat Cruise, Kanzinga Channel
Day 4: Game Drive
Day 5: Gorilla trek & Community Experience
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