7 days Uganda Primates Recap Safari

Join this 7 days Uganda primates Recap Safari, will give you the full primate experience like no other. From the beautiful scenic views of the amazing landscapes coupled with the evergreen Kibale Forest . You will have the full day with the Chimpanzee Habituation Experience as well as get to enjoy beautiful Mountain Gorilla. Game drives will also be a great delight as you get to see plenty of other interesting wildlife.
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HIGHLIGHTS FOR UGANDA PRIMATES RECAP SAFARI

  • An Afternoon Cultural Walk Experience
  • Chimpanzee Habituation Experience
  • Guided Nature Walk in Kibale forest National Park
  • Early morning Launch Trip with Evening Game Viewing
  • Travel in a customized 4WD safari vehicle
  • Gorilla Tracking Bwindi forest National Park
  • Service of English speaking driver
  • 6 nights accommodations

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1 : Drive to Fort Portal Town with an Afternoon Cultural Walk Experience

You will be picked up by your driver / guide for the safari. He will be at your hotel for the pickup around 6:30 am. As always it’s better to start the journey early to get you to your destination on time for the various activities you will be participating in. A lunch stop will be made on the way and after lunch you will proceed to Kibale forest National Park.

Upon arrival, you will head straight to the starting point of the cultural walk and take a look at the beautiful art crafts that the locals make, you may even want to buy a little souvenir and gifts for family and friends back home. These walks are organized by Kibale Association for Rural Environmental Development, located in Magombe swamp. The walk will start at 2:00 pm for about 2 hours.You will then retire for the day and head back to your safari lodge for overnight and dinner.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Kyaninga Lodge
  • Mid - Range : Primates Lodge
  • Budget : Chimpanzee Forest Guest House
  • Meal plan : Lunch and Dinner

Day 2 : Chimpanzee Habituation Experience ( CHEX )

You will be having an early breakfast and grab your packed lunch to head to Kanyanchu for briefing 30 minutes prior to your activity which will start at exact 7:00am. You will literally be following the chimpanzees from morning to dawn. This is also an amazing activity for bird watchers because Kibale is one of the National Parks that is blessed with a wide variety of different bird species as you do your habituation with the chimpanzees, chances are you will get to see different bird species

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Kyaninga Lodge
  • Mid - Range : Primates Lodge
  • Budget : Chimpanzee Forest Guest House
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 3 : Guided Nature Walk with Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

In the morning after you have had your breakfast and checked out of your hotel, you will embark on the journey to Queen Elizabeth national park. Upon arrival, you will check into your safari lodge, have lunch and have an afternoon of relaxation.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Mweya Safari Lodge
  • Mid-Range : Kingfisher Lodge
  • Budget : Bush Lodge
  • Meal Plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 4 : Early morning Launch Trip with Evening Game Drive ( Kasenyi sector )

Wake up early and have your breakfast as you will be going for the early launch cruise. The boat trip is done along the Kazinga Channel where you are exposed to a variety of different animals like Buffaloes, Elephants, Hippos, lots and lots of beautiful birds. You will return back to your safari lodge after the boat cruise, have lunch and feel free to relax as you wait for your evening game drive. The drive will take anywhere between 2-3 hours or less. Return to your safari lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Mweya Safari Lodge
  • Mid - Range : Kingfisher Lodge
  • Budget : Bush Lodge
  • Meal Plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 5 : Game Drive in the Ishasha sector and transfer to Bwindi

The game drive will be done quite early in the morning so make sure you wake up in time before we set off for the game drive around 6:30am, this being a good time to see various animals getting up from their slumber and starting their day. You should have your coffee/tea before you begin game drive to sort of wake you up. Later after the game drive, you will drive back to your safari lodge for your full breakfast, check out of the lodge and drive straight to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park where you will arrive in the late evening and check into your booked safari lodge. You will have a relaxed evening. Dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Buhoma Lodge / Gorilla Forest Camp
  • Mid - range : Silverback Lodge
  • Budget : Buhoma Rest Camp
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 6 : Gorilla Tracking Bwindi

You will have an early breakfast and driven to the briefing point where you will get some briefing 30 minutes before your scheduled tracking time which is normally 8am. In addition to your packed lunch, you must carry drinking water, rain jacket and jungle boots while the rangers will provide you with a walking stick.
Gorilla tracking is enriching and rewarding as you walk through the thick rain forest seeing the unique vegetation and different bird species. You will head back to the safari lodge and get some rest. Dinner with overnight.

Accommodation Options

  • Up Market : Buhoma Lodge / Gorilla Forest Camp
  • Mid - range : Silverback Lodge
  • Budget : Buhoma Rest Camp
  • Meal plan : Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner

Day 7 : Transfer from Bwindi to Kampala / Entebbe

Have breakfast and thereafter embark on the return trip back to Kampala/Entebbe. Lunch en – route at Agip Motel /Igongo Cultural Center. Then a second stop over at the Uganda equator a few facts about the equator, and finally, proceed to the final leg of i.e. hotel/airport. end of your Uganda primates Recap Safari

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes to walk in the Jungle
  • Warm clothes for the night as this part of the country gets pretty cold
  • A torch is necessary
  • Insect repellent

Package for Uganda Primates Recap Safari includes :

  • Airport transfers
  • Meals per itinerary
  • Gorilla trekking permits
  • Chimpanzee tracking permits
  • Launch Cruise
  • En - route lunches
  • Other Activities as per itinerary

Package for Uganda Primates Recap Safari Exclusions :

  • 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