Kibale national park contains one of the loveliest and most varied tracts of tropical forest in Uganda, it is one of the best safari destinations in Africa for chimpanzee tracking.
The location of kibale National Park is in the western part of Uganda about 348km (5hrs drive) from Kampala and about 26km south-west east of the beautiful fort portal town one of the Uganda’s most lovely places to explorer.
Day 1: Drive to Kibale Forest National Park
You will start your drive to western Uganda through the beautiful green scenery and the tea plantations. You will have a chance to interact with local people during the walk through the market after lunch. After lunch, you will have a 1hour drive to Kibale forest where you will be able to spot some monkeys, birds and Baboons on your way and during the stop-over. You will sleep at any of the suggested accommodations below according to your budget.
Day 2: Chimpanzee Trekking
You will have your breakfast at the lodge and prepare for your trip for Chimpanzee walk. Kibale forest National Park consists of around 13 primate species. While at the park, you will be able to see many types of monkeys like; the wonderful Red Columbus, Grey cheeked mangabey, Black and white Columbus monkey, L’hoest monkey and the amazing Chimpanzees. Here you will experience our cousins today for one hour and the trip takes 3-4 hours walk through the tropical rain forest with the experienced guide. After lunch you will visit Bigodi swamp for the walk to spot some monkeys and bird species and that takes you through grassland, small communities where the locals are very enthusiastic to shake hands with white people through coffee plantations and people’s gardens to see how they do daily work.
Day 3: Drive back to Kampala / Entebbe
After breakfast, you will be driven to Kampala and do a city tour where you will visit the numerous crafts markets, Kampala taxi park with hundreds of commuter taxis jam parked in a small park (you will be guided to climb the adjacent high buildings to have an aerial view of this sometimes-chaotic park) alternatively, you will visit Kampala’s biggest Mosque that was sponsored by Late Muamar Gaddafi – the former President of Libya or transfer to Entebbe. You will Lunch in a nice restaurant of your choice in Kampala
Amazing Tour! Stunning sights and awesome guides. We had such a great time. We were a large group, but easily accommodated by Henry. The location was amazing, the weather was perfect, and the sights were beautiful.
The company was recommended to us by a friend, and now I can see why! It was certainly one of the highlights of our vacation. The guides were all very friendly, experienced, and professional which made it a real treat.
$600 - $850
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