This 3 days Kibale Chimpanzee Tracking Safari Package includes chimpanzee tracking, nature walks and birding in Kibale Forest National Park which is inhabited by the largest population of Chimpanzees in Uganda.
Pickup from Kampala / Entebbe
You will be picked up from Kampala in the morning and start your journey to Kibale Forest National Park. You will have lunch enroute during this 6 hour journey. You will arrive in the afternoon and settle into your accommodation
Chimpanzee Tracking in Kibale Forest
After morning breakfast, report to the briefing area for the pre-tracking brief by the park staffs, after which chimpanzee tracking starts. During the forest hike, you will bump into the chimpanzee groups. The chimpanzee trek will offer a chance spot a numerous primates, birds and insects like butterflies as you walk along the forest trails.
After chimpanzee tracking, you will return to the lodge for lunch followed by an afternoon nature walk in the Bigodi Swamp. Bigodi swamp is famous for primates including the black and white L’Hoest monkey, red colobus monkey, grey cheeked, colobus monkey, mangabey, vervet monkey, red tailed monkey, blue monkey and the baboon. There are mammals like bush pigs; sitatungas, bush bucks and otters. Primates like the mongooses and chimps also visit the Bigodi wetland from Kibale forest. Bigodi Swamp is as well a delight for birders as it has 138 species of birds that have been recognized. Famous in the swamp is one of the main bird species, the great blue turaco and dozens of birds.
return journey to Kampala / Entebbe
After breakfast, you will embark on your return journey to Kampala / Entebbe. It is a typical 6 hour drive. You will have lunch enroute. You will be dropped off at your Accommodation in Kampala / Entebbe Airport for your next destination
End of Safari
- Chimpanzee Tracking Permits
- Forest walk charges.
- Fullboard accommodation.
- Vehicle hire charges.
- Fuel charges.
- Driver allowances.
- Return airport transfers.
- Air tickets
- Tourist insurance/health insurance
- Entrance visas
- Optional activities, and personal natures and tips