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Day 1: Depart for Kibale National Park
Begin your safari with an early breakfast and pickup by our company representative and drive off for Kibale National Park, home to several families of primates including habituated chimpanzees. It has 11 species of primates, including many families of chimps and colobus monkeys, buffalo, warthog, Uganda Kob and over 300 bird species. Overnight at the Ndali Lodge/Primates Lodge/Rwenzori.
Day 2: Chimpanzee Tracking Safari
Early in the morning, have breakfast and proceed to Kibale National park headquarters for briefing from a park ranger. Tracking will begin and last for about 3hrs get back by mid noon. Chimpanzee safari in Kibale forest national park will thrill you; look out for primates like the colobus monkeys, families of chimps, a diversity of birds and an abundance of butterflies and other tropical insects. Back to the lodge for lunch after which precced to the Bigodi wetland sanctuary a superb ecotourism site established to protect the Magombe swamps-a haven of birds (137 species) and a number of primates. Overnight at the Ndali Lodge/Primates Lodge/Rwenzori.
Day 3: Depart for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Early morning you will have breakfast and get ready to depart for Bwindi impenetrable forests “Habitat of the rare Mountain gorillas” After a five hour drive through villages, towns, highlands, and grazing lands southwest we get to Bwindi impenetrable forest. The scenic drive take you through the area famed to be the “Switzerland of Africa”, with a stop at the equator for photography and an informative talk as well as lunch en route in Mbarara. Overnight at Gorilla Resort/Buhoma Cammunity Bandas
Day4: Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari
Early morning have breakfast and assemble at the Uganda wild life authority Bwindi headquarters for registering, get walking sticks and group up for pre-trek briefing, and start the gorilla trek which takes us between 1-6hrs moving through a steeply forested landscape which has incredible dense under growth “an experience of penetrating the impenetrable”.
The experience of tracking and finding these great primates is very, exciting; there are 9 other primate species including chimpanzee, blue monkey, black and white colobus monkey, plus 300 bird species and 200 species of butter flies. Overnight at Gorilla Resort/Buhoma Cammunity Bandas
Day 5: Departure
Have breakfast, and get ready to travel back to Kampala. You will have an enroute lunch and a stopover at the Equator to take some photos, arriving late evening in Kampala late evening.
End of Safari