14 Kitaasa Rd, Entebbe, Uganda
Member Since Jan 2021
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Our 5-day gorilla and chimpanzee safari Uganda gives you a chance to meet the African apes and the remaining mountain gorilla and chimpanzees. On this trip, you visit Bwindi gorilla park or Mghahinga home of mountain gorillas, and Kibale national park – the Primate Capital and home of chimpanzees.
At guest hotel
Your guide will pick you from Entebbe international airport or your guest house and drive you to western Uganda. On your way, stretch your legs at the Uganda equator, take photos and then proceed, lunch break in Mbarara city with opportunities to experience the Hima pastoralists grazing their Ankole cows. You also see zebras and impala grazing in the community next to lake Mburo national park, and will continue to the hills of Kabale to Bwindi park, then have dinner and overnight.
Drive time: 7-9 hours; Budget Gorilla Friends resort/Bwindi Forest camp; Mid-range Rushaga Gorilla camp.
Trek the mountain gorillas of Bwindi impenetrable park. Wake up early morning to prepare for your gorilla trek: have gears with your trousers, gloves, long sleeved shirts, sunglasses, socks, hut, insect repellent, energy food and enough drinking water. After 5 minutes transfer from the hotel to the starting point, to briefing, and then proceed for our trekking which is open from 2-6 hours. Spend a full hour with the mountain gorillas. Enjoy your meals – breakfast, lunch and dinner.
After breakfast, drive to Kibale national park Uganda through Queen Elizabeth national via Fort Portal. See the foothills of Rwenzori, crater lakes of Uganda as well as big rivers from the glaciers of the Mountains of the Moon Margarita peak. Arrive in Fort Portal in 4-5 hours.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner lodge budget Boulevard Excelsior guest house, mid-range chimpanzee guest house/Kibale forest camp.
After breakfast, drive to Kibale national park Uganda, be briefed and start trekking. You will be allowed to experience the chimpanzees for photos, for a full hour. Alongside your trekking, birds and other primates are things to see. After trekking take a simple drive to Bigodi for your lunch and then a community swamp walk at Bigodi sanctuary. Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner at Boulevard Excelsior guest house.
After breakfast, drive to Kampala or Entebbe – have lunch on the way. End of Uganda trip!
yello fever vaccination,Negative covid tests,Binoculars,camera,mosquito repellant,rain jackets,hiking shoes
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