5 days Kibale and Bwindi primates Safari  is a tour which will start with pick up in Kampala before you take part in a primates tour in Kibale national park which is home to chimpanzees in Uganda and you will also engage in gorilla trekking during the tour which will end with drop off in Kampala or Entebbe.

Day 1; pick up and drive to Kibale national park

Your guide will pick you up from the airport or Kampala and welcome you for the safari in Uganda. After a short briefing, you will be driven to Kibale national park and you will enoy amazing views as you drive to the national park.

You will also have lunch and later spend the day at the lodge where you will have dinner and overnight stay.

Accommodation; Chimpanzee forest lodge

5 days Kibale and Bwindi primates Safari 
Chimpanzee Trekking in Kibale N.P

Day 2; chimpanzee trekking and optional Bigodi experience

You will begin the day with breakfast at the lodge as you prepare to engage in your chimpanzee trekking activity in Kibale forest. You will be driven by your guide to the park headquarters for a briefing and after briefing, you will continue into the forest to search for the chimpanzees in their forested habitat where you will see other primate species such as black and white colobus monkeys, red tailed monkeys, l’hoest monkeys, olive baboons, vervet monkeys as well as a variety of bird species. You will spend one hour with the chimpanzees and after seeing them you will return to the briefing point.

Depending on the time you return to the park headquarters, you will take part in the Bigodi swamp where you will see various bird species and also enjoy a nature walk After the Bigodi experience, you will return to your lodge to have dinner and overnight.

Accommodation; Chimpanzee forest lodge

Day 3; drive to Bwindi national park

On the 3rd day of your 5 days Kibale and Bwindi primates Safari , After breakfast at the lodge, you will start your journey to Bwindi national park via Queen Elizabeth national park. You will also have your lunch en route on this day and your guide will drive you to the lodge for check in and dinner and overnight stay.

Accommodation; Buhoma haven lodge

Day 4; gorilla trekking

After an early breakfast at the lodge, you will meet up with your driver guide and you will be driven to the park headquarters for a short briefing about gorilla trekking in Bwindi national park. After the briefing you will be allocated a gorilla family to trek and a ranger guide who is knowledgeable about the mountain gorillas and also conversant with different gorilla trekking trails.

You will spend time in the impenetrable forest searching for the mountain gorillas in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park and during the gorilla trek, you will encounter other primate species as well as various bird species. When you find the mountain gorillas in Bwindi forest, you will spend one hour with them and also observe their behaviors, watch them, take photos and record videos. After the one hour encounter with the gorillas in Bwindi, you will return to the park headquarters and your guide will be waiting to drive you back to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight stay.

Accommodation; Buhoma haven lodge

5 days Kibale and Bwindi primates Safari 
Bwindi Gorilla Tours

Day 5; departure

On the last day of your safari, after having breakfast you will start your journey to Kampala with a stop in Mbarara and at the equator. You will also have your lunch en route and your guide will drop you off at Entebbe international airport or in Kampala which will bring the tour to an end.

Price includes

  • Gorilla trekking permit
  • Chimpanzee trekking permit
  • Park entrance fees/ Game drives
  • Fulltime English speaking driver guide
  • Accommodation as indicated in the itinerary
  • All meals at the lodge (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • Pick up and drop off in Kampala
  • 4WD pop up safari vehicle and fuel
  • Bottled drinking water

 Price excludes                      

  • Flights
  • Visas
  • Life insurance
  • Optional activities not included on the itinerary
  • Personal expenses like buying souvenirs, crafts, drinks, laundry services, hiring a porter, tips among others.
  • anything else not included in the itinerary
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