3 days Chimpanzee Tracking Kibale Forest

Our 3 days Kibale Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest National Park which harbors Uganda 's biggest population of Chimpanzees and 12 other species of primates . Troops of these Chimpanzees have been habituated for the most thrilling Chimpanzee trekking and wildlife experience . After the Chimpanzee trekking , this tour also offers a nature walk in the nearby Bigodi Swamp Land that is rich in primates and birds .

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Kibale Chimpanzee

HIGHLIGHTS FOR KIBALE CHIMPANZEE TREKKING UGANDA

  • Amazing Primate walk (Kibale Chimpanzee Tracking)
  • Cultural Heritage and Nature trail
  • Bird watching and Night nature walks
  • Day hikes and Nature walks
  • Chimpanzee habituations experience
  • Services of an English speaking driver / guide
  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Daily meals
  • Airport Transfers

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1 : Kampala ‐ Kibale Forest with a Bigodi Swamp Nature Walk

With a pick up from one of our guides / drivers by 6 : 30 am , you will start the journey at exactly 7 : 00 am as you will be driving straight to Kibale Forest National Park . You will use the Northern route from Kampala City through Mubende and finally to Fort Portal . You will be having lunch here and then head to the national park for your afternoon activity .

You should be at Kanyanchu the starting point before 2 : 00 pm because that is the time you will be starting the Walk . The walk takes 2 to 3 hours and you will retire for the day . Hereafter you will head to the Accommodation we would have booked for you and check in . You will relax as you wait for your dinner . Travel Time ‐ Kampala to Fort Portal Town : 5 Hours

Accommodation options

  • Up Market : Primates Lodge
  • Mid ‐ Range : Chimps Nest Safari Lodge
  • Luxury : Kyaninga Lodge
  • Meal Plan : Lunch and Dinner

Day 2 : Kibale chimpanzee Habituation Experience

You should have had a debrief from our guide yesterday before going to bed as today you will be waking up very early . You will be having an early breakfast with parked launch as you are supposed to be at Kanyanchu 15 minutes before the activity starts . The Chimpanzee Habituation starts at exact 7 : 00 am because you will be following the chimpanzees from the moment they wake up to the time they prepare to sleep that is 7 : 00 pm .

That is why you must have your packed lunch as you do not leave the park up to until the chimpanzees are ready to call it a day and this is usually done up to 7 : 00 pm , latest 7 : 30 pm . This is also an amazing activity for bird watchers because Kibale is one of the National Parks that blessed with a wide variety of different bird species . With that , you will drive back to your accommodation to take a long shower , have dinner and look back to the beautiful pictures you would have taken as the day would have ended .

Accommodation options

  • Up Market : Primates Lodge
  • Mid ‐ Range : Chimps Nest Safari Lodge
  • Meal Plan : Lunch and Dinner

Day 3 : Nkuruba Nature Reserve ‐ Community Campsite and Back to Kampala

To finalize this three days safari , we shall some other beautiful scenery that you will only get when you visit Kibale National Park . In the morning after you have had your breakfast and checked out of your hotel , you head to Lake Nkuruba Nature Reserve & Community Campsite Nkuruba is known for it amazing activities they conduct . You could decide on what you want to do when you get there . Whichever activity you choose to take part in you will be back in time for your lunch and immediately after you are done with lunch you head out of the National Park . This shouldn 't take so long as you will be other Kampala Mubende highway in no time . Travel time to Kampala : 5 Hours. Meal Plan : Breakfast and Lunch

What to Bring

  • Rain jacket is essential as it could unpredictably rain
  • Light clothes as the sun does shine pretty bright in this part
  • Torch is essential for safety purposes
  • Sunglasses to protect direct sun rays
  • A Zoom lens Camera for photographs
  • A good insect repellant to keep those persistent insects away
  • Hiking boots or runners for the hike

Package for Kibale Chimpanzee Tracking Safari includes :

  • Airport transfers pick up and drop off
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
  • En ‐ route lunches
  • Chimpanzee trekking permit
  • Private 4 * 4 Safari Vehicle
  • English speaking driver guide
  • Pure bottled drinking water or Soda
  • Driver Allowance
  • Bigodi walk
  • Visit stalagmites

Package for Kibale Chimpanzee Tracking Safari excludes :

  • Airfares
  • Uganda Visas
  • Luxury drinks
  • Laundry
  • Tips to local guide
  • Telephone fees
  • Porter fees when tracking
  • Personal insurance and shopping
  • Any other item not mentioned above

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