This 7 days uganda wildlife and primate safari is a perfect package taking you for chimpanzee trekking in Kibale forest national park and Kyambura gorge, game drives and launch cruise in Queen Elizabeth.The tour starts in Uganda ending in Kigali Rwanda.
Day 1: Pick up and transfer to Kibale National Park
Day 2: Chimpanzee tracking – Bigodi swamp Tour
Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National park &evening game drives
Day 4: Kyambura Chimpanzee trekking trekking and launch cruise
Day 5: The Ishasha Sector transfer to Bwindi foreat national park
Day 6: Gorilla Tracking and Forest walk
Upon your arrival, our driver guide will pick you up and depart for Kibale using Mityana-Mubende road. Have a stop over in Mubende to visit the Nakayima tree and then proceed for lunch in fort portal. You will then continue to Kibale forest national park arriving in the evening. Dinner and Overnight at Ndali Lodge/Primates Lodge Kanyanchu.
Wake up early, have a morning breakfast and transfer to Kanyanchu tourist centre for a simple briefing about tracking codes of conduct. You will then follow specific trails in the forest with the lead of an experienced armed guide into the forest to see the chimpanzees. In the afternoon, have a nature walk to Bigodi swamp expecting to see various swamp birds, primates as well as some of the community Based projects financed by tourism. Dinner and Overnight at Ndali Lodge/Primates Lodge Kanyanchu.
Have breakfast and depart for Queen Elizabeth national park in the foothills of the Mountains of the moon, one of the great mountain ranges of the world. You will reach in the afternoon, check in at the lodge and relax as you have lunch. In the evening, you will have an evening game drive in the kasenyi plains exposing you to various wild animals such as impala,s. elephants, buffalos, kobs, warthogs and lions grazing and hunting before going for a night rest. Dinner and Overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge/ Ihamba Safari Lodge.
You will take an early excursion to Kyambura gorge to track the fast moving and elusive chimpanzees. Though seeing these mobile chimpanzees is un predictable, the walk is wonderful. In the afternoon take a launch cruise on the Kazinga Channel which is blessed with many hippos, solitary buffaloes, and a vast array of birds. You will then have an evening game drive in the park. Dinner and Overnight at Mweya safari Lodge /Ihamba Safari Lodge.
Have an early start for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, passing through the Ishasha sector, well known for the tree climbing lions expecting to see many lions hanging and chilling up in the fig trees. You will have en route lunch at savannah hotel and continue to Bwindi reaching in the evening. Dinner and overnight at Bwindi forest lodge/Mahogany springs.
Following an early breakfast, you will proceed to the national park headquarters for a simple briefing about codes of conduct while with gorillas.You will then hike into the forest to meet the largest and heaviest primate in the jungle.The actual hiking time is not predictable but you will spend an hour with gorillas after reaching them. After an hour,m dsecedn back to the lodge for refreshment. In the evening, you visit the Batwa community villages to interact with the traditional forest dwellers. Dinner and overnight at the lodge (day5).
After breakfast transfer to kigali for your return flight.
End of the tour