4 Day Gorilla and Chimpanzee Safari
Are you interested in tracking both chimpanzees and gorillas? Then our 4 Day Gorilla and Chimpanzee Safari in Uganda is your perfect trip. The trip takes you to Kibale national park to trek chimpanzees and then you will proceed to Bwindi to trek gorillas.
Prices of 4 Day Gorilla and Chimpanzee Safari
Budget = 1 Person – $ 2115 | 2 Pax – $ 1530pp | 3 Pax – $ 1458pp | 4 Pax – $ 1340pp | 5 Pax – $ 1286pp
Moderate = 1 Person $ 2195 |2 Pax – $ 1610pp | 3 Pax – $ 1330pp | 4 Pax – $ 1415pp | 5 Pax – $ 1340pp
Day 1: Drive from Kampala to Kibale national park. / Chimpanzee trekking. LD
At 6 am, after your breakfast, you will depart Kampala to transfer to fort portal Kibale national park. The drive will take 6 hours to arrive in time for lunch. Have lunch and then later in the afternoon, Later return to the starting point and then transfer to your hotel.
Accommodation: Chimpanzee Guest House, Crater safari lodge
Day 2: Chimpanzee Tracking and Transfer to Bwindi forest national park.
In the morning after breakfast, transfer to the park headquarters for briefing. After the briefing, you will start your search for the chimpanzees. Chimpanzee tracking takes between 2 to 4 hours.
The walk through the park as you search the chimpanzees is informative and once you meet the chimps, you are allowed to spend 1 hour following them and taking pictures. Then have lunch and embark on your journey to transfer to Bwindi. On arrival in Bwindi, you will check into your hotel.
Accommodation: Nkuringo Bwindi Lodge, Gorilla safari lodge, Ichumbi gorilla lodge, Gorilla mist camp
Day 3: Gorilla tracking day.
Today you will go trek gorillas in the impenetrable forest of Bwindi. Gorilla tracking takes place in either Bwindi or Mgahinga national park in Uganda. However, this time, we shall be tracking in Bwindi. The actual gorilla trek starts at 8 am, however, you have to be at the park headquarters at 7 am for briefing and allocation of gorilla family to track.
Gorilla tracking takes between 2 to 8 hours and you are allowed to spend 1 hour following them and taking pictures. Later after the trek, you will return to the starting point and then transfer back to your hotel. Overnight at the previous lodge.
Day 4: Drive to Kampala.
In the morning after breakfast, you will drive to transfer back to Kampala. On the way, you may stop by the equator to take some photos before proceeding to Kampala arriving before 4 pm.