This 3 Days Kibale Forest Chimpanzee Tracking package will offer you a lifetime moment with the habituated Chimpanzees in Kibale Forest National Park. This 3 day chimpanzee trekking tour explores both budget and luxury options. Give it priority while planning for your Uganda safari tours.
Most clients who come to Uganda go for gorilla trekking in Bwindi forgetting there another awesome primate experience in Kibale Forest National Park. If you really want to see gorillas, we suggest you combine this experience with a chimpanzee trekking encounter in Kibale forest. This tour can be reserved under our Uganda group tours.
Day 1: Arrival & Transfer to Kibale Forest
On arrival at Entebbe airport, you will be met and welcomed by a representative together with the driver / guide from our Uganda tour company and embark on your journey to Kibale forest national park driving through Mityana road to start off your 3 days chimpanzee trekking experience in Uganda.
The journey takes between 4 and 5 hours with lunch en-route in Fort Portal town. Proceed to Kibale forest arriving in the afternoon / evening. Dinner and overnight at Chimpanzee forest guest house.
Day 2: Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale forest
On this second day of your 3 days chimpanzee tour, you will wake up to a hot cup of coffee or tea and go to the park headquarters for briefing about Chimpanzee tracking rules and regulations and later head into the forest with the ranger guides for Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale forest national park. The guides will educate you on the different tree species in Kibale forest as you follow the noisy calls of the elusive primates.
While tracking chimpanzees, there other primates to be explored in the area like the golden monkey, L’Hoest monkey, baboons, white and black colobus monkeys, grey checked mangabey, red colobus, blue monkeys and pottos. Other animals include forest elephants unique from the common type and giant forest hogs.
Return to the lodge for lunch and later in the afternoon, go for a guided nature walk to Bigodi wetland; a good site for birders. The Great Blue Turaco and Papyrus Gonolek can easily be marked among the other 137 bird species. There is also an array of butterfly species.
Overnight: Chimpanzee forest guest house
Meal Plan: Full Board
Day 3: Back to Entebbe and Departure
On this last day of your 3 days Uganda chimpanzee trekking safari, you will have breakfast and go for a visit to Amabere Ganyinamwiru stalagmites site and caves with a waterfall in Fort Portal as well as a visit to the crater lakes with a great view of the Rwenzori mountain foothills. Embark on your journey back to Entebbe with lunch en-route and drop-off at Entebbe airport for your onward flight.
End of 3 Days Kibale Forest Chimpanzee Tracking tour.