5 Days Uganda Budget Gorilla & Chimpanzee Trekking Safaris

Uganda Destination

Trekking

As the word is defined, go on a long arduous and memorable journey.

$ 2,300

Price from $2300 / person

OVERVIEW

Come and visit Uganda on a quest to meet the famous mountain gorillas. Not only will the expert guides take you to see these endangered creatures from close up, but you will also follow them to see chimpanzees and other unique primates. Get ready for an unforgettable experience because this safari will be one of those vacations you will cherish for the rest of your life. Enjoy what Uganda's landscapes have to offer!

Highlights

  • 5 days Uganda budget gorilla trekking and chimpanzee
  • 4-hour trekking to see chimpanzee in Kibale
  • Gorillas tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • 4 nights’ budget accommodations
  • Special appointed safari vehicle
  • Service of professional English-speaking guide/driver

Itinerary;

Day 1: Drive from Kampala to Kibale Forest.

Early in the morning, you will get picked up from your hotel in Kampala, drive 6 hours to Kibale Forest. You will get there in the afternoon.

On evening arrive to the lodge or camp for dinner and overnight.

 

Day 2: Chimp and swamp walk.

After breakfast in the morning at your lodge or camp departs with 4 hours chimp walk, during which you may also get to see 10 other primates. Kibale Park is well known for all the butterflies and birds that live there as well. In the afternoon, you will walk through Bigodi Swamp which is home to a community-based project.

On evening drive at the camp for dinner and overnight.

 

Day 3: Kibale Forest to Kisoro.

Early in the morning you will leave for Kisoro. You will cross Kazinga Channel traveling through Queen Elizabeth Park and reach Kabale in time for lunch. From Kabale, you will continue on through a beautiful landscape known the Switzerland of Africa, passing mountains, lakes, hills with cultivated terraces, tropical rainforest, and bamboo forest.

On the last hill, the landscape unfolds beneath you, offering great views of the vast planes between Uganda, Rwanda, Congo, and of the Virunga volcanoes dominating the landscape. You will descend into the valley and arrive at the lodge for dinner and overnight.

 

Day 4: Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable for Gorilla trekking.

This day will be gorilla tracking day. You will rise up early in the morning after breakfast departs with 1 hr drive to the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.

Once there, you will receive a briefing and start tracking around 8:30 a.m. Once you have found the gorillas, you will be able to spend up to one hour with them. You are expected to be back at the starting point by 7:00 p.m. at the latest. Being physically fit is recommended.

Afterward drive to the lodge arrive in kisoro on evening for dinner and overnight.

 

Day 5: Drive from Kisoro to Kampala.

Early in the morning after your breakfast, you will travel back to Kampala. On the way back to the city, you will have lunch in Mbarara town and after passing Masaka town, there will be an opportunity to stop at the Equator for photos.

Arrive in Kampla on evening for catching night flight or n overnight in Kampala, and this will be the end of your budget safari.

WHAT'S INCLUDED ON PACKAGE

  • 5 days gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable forest, Kibale forest, and Kisoro
  • 2 nights’ accommodations in Kisoro
  • 2nights accommodations in Kibale
  • All parks entrance fees and gorilla permits
  • Airport transfers
  • Tour guide-driver English speaking
  • Transportation with 4×4 safari vehicles
  • Guaranteed window seat for photographing
  • Mineral water and soft drinks
  • Free pickup in residential house/ hotel in Kampala

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED ON PACKAGE

  • Guide and porters gratitude / tips
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Optional activities
  • Alcohol drinks
  • Domestic and international flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Accommodation /meals one night before the safaris and last day after the safari in case clients will prefer to overnight with an extra charges we can arrange.

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