This Uganda primate Safari grants you opportunities to visit the only Chimpanzee Sanctuary on an Island - Waters of Lake Victoria plus the amazing Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in the South western part of Uganda.
On arrival, you will be picked by our Safari guide from Entebbe airport - transfer you up to your hotel of residence in Entebbe for check in, relaxation, dinner and night stay.
Day 1: Visit Ngamba Island for Chimps
After your breakfast, you will be picked by our driver guide up to Nakiwogo where the boat cruise to Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary starts from.
You will arrive in time to catch up the chimp’s lunch hour. When they hear a bell, these primates gather near the fence to be fed with fruits. You will be part of the chimpanzee feeding session provided you paid for it.
After great moments at the Island, you embark on a boat cruise back to the main land and our guide will drive you straight to Kampala for dinner and overnight.
Accommodation options include Serena hotel, Sheraton, Namirembe guest house, Imperial royale hotel, HBT and more.
Day 2: Kampala - Drive to Bwindi
In the morning after your breakfast, check out and meet our drive guide to start the amazing journey from Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park via Kampala- Masaka- Mbarara highway including en route stop over at the equator for brief notes about it, coffee, photos and snacks.
Another stopover is in Mbarara town for your lunch and after lunch you continue with the journey up to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. You will arrive in the evening for an overnight stay and dinner. Stay at:
Budget: Ruhija Gorilla friends’ camp/ Rushaga Gorilla Camp/ Buhoma Community
Midrange: Gorilla Mist Camp/ Silver back lodge
Luxury: Gorilla Forest Camp/ Volcanoes Bwindi Camp/ Mahogany springs/ Buhoma lodge
Day 3: Gorilla Trek in Bwindi
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is divided into four sectors including Ruhija, Buhoma, Rushaga and Nkuringo. You have to choose one sector for trekking.
Very early in the morning after breakfast, report to the park headquarters with your packed lunch for short briefing conducted by park officials.
After briefing, the trekking journey starts heading to the Jungle in search of these apes and you are allowed to be in their presence for only one hour while seeing them playing, feeding, laughing plus taking photos and videos of them.
After Gorilla trek, you will return back to park offices for certificate award and then to lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4: Bwindi – Drive back to Kampala
Have morning breakfast - after start the journey back to Kampala including en route stopover in Mbarara for lunch.
After lunch continue with the journey to Kampala, later transfer to Entebbe for your return flight. End of Safari in Uganda
- Airport pick & Drop
- Gorilla Permit at 600 USD per person
- Ground transportation
- Professional English speaking guide
- Ngamba Chimpanzee Fees
- Mineral Water
- Air ticket & Visa.
- Tipping fees.
- Luxury Drinks
- Extra activities not included in itinerary.