This 5 Days primate trekking and wildlife Safari takes you through to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park which located in south western Uganda, the home of over 630 mountain gorilla. Our 5 Days primate trekking and wildlife Safari offers the best chance to explore Queen Elizabeth National Park, with over 86 of mammals and about 606 types of bird species. You will finally conclude your 5 days at Kibale Forest Park known as the resident of 13 primates with over 70 is mammals, intelligent tailless ape with 97.8% human DNA.
Day 1: transfer from Kampala – Bwindi National Park
Our 5 Days primate trekking and wildlife Safari will start with our driver guide pick you up at hotel or at any place of resident, and then brief you about 5 days safari. Later processed to the south western part of the country with en-route stop over at the equator for photography and experiment, Embark on drive to Mbarara for lunch at Agip Motel then proceed to Bwindi National Park the home of Mountain Gorillas.
It is estimated to half of the world’s surviving population of mountain gorillas –630 live within Bwindi National Park. The drive is long but enjoyable. Proceed south to Buhoma viewing the terraced hills of Kigezi Highlands which known as Switzerland of Africa. Have Dinner and Over at Buhoma Gorilla Havens Lodge/ Trekkers Tavern Lodge/ Mahogany springs.
Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi
Being your day with morning breakfast with packed lunch, then your driver guide will transfer to the starting point for briefing by your guide. You will be allocated guides to track gorillas with, and then will be off to begin your adventure. The time taken and the terrain vary (1- 7 hours) this depends on the movement of these gentle giants. The thrill of meeting face to face takes away the pain of some times long and arduous trek. Each encounter is different and has its own rewards, but you are likely to enjoy the close view of adults feeding, grooming and resting as the youngsters frolic and swing from vines in delightfully playful manner.
In the evening you could choose to still stay and relax at the lodge or take an evening walk through the Batwa community, this will give you chance to interact with these people, learn how they live and also watch them perform their traditional dances and songs. Return back to the lodge, have dinner and Overnight at Buhoma Gorilla Havens Lodge/ Trekkers Tavern Lodge/ Mahogany springs.
Day 3: Bwindi National Park to Ishasha – Queen Elizabeth National park
After early breakfast head for Ishasha sector, which is the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park which is one of the most outstanding treasures of Uganda, and has been designated a Biosphere Reserve for Humanity under UNESCO auspices. It borders on Lake George and Lake Edward as well as Kazinga Channel in the western area of the Great Rift Valley escarpment. You will drive in Ishasha sector as your searching lion tree climbing and then check in for lodge. After lunch take a 2-hour launch cruise on the Kazinga channel.
This waterway joins Lakes Edward and George and it is filled with schools of hippos, buffaloes with elephants at the banks. You are likely to meet grazing hippos, elephants, lions, spotted hyenas and leopards, bushbuck, waterbuck and striped jackal and of-course the several warthogs. After the launch cruise will take short evening game drive. Have dinner and overnight at Mweya safari lodge/Enganzi Lodge/Bush Lodge/Katara Lodge.
Day 4: Chimpanzee trekking and Evening game drive
After breakfast early in the morning, you will have morning game drive along Kasenyi plain where you spot some lions, antelopes, buffalo, Elephant and among others, then you will head to Kibale National Park about 2 hours drive from Queen Elizabeth National Park. After lunch, you will have afternoon chimpanzee trekking and the chances of viewing the chimps are over 90% but not a guarantee and it takes 1 to 4 hours while tracking impressive creatures, finding them your granted about one hour in the jungle of chimpanzee as you observe them swing from one tree to anther feed, play about or progress speedily on the ground right in front of you and then later back to the lodge for dinner and overnight, Luxury Kyaninga guest house, Mid-range Primate Lodge, and Budget Kibale guest house
Day 5: Transfer to Kampala / Entebbe Airport
After a morning breakfast, you will embark on your drive to Kampala/ Entebbe Airport with en-route lunch. End of 5 Days primate trekking and wildlife Safari
Safari package for 5 Days primate trekking and wildlife Safari includes
- Airport transfers
- Transportation by safari vehicle
- Game drives
- Boat ride
- Gorilla permit and Chimpanzee permit
- Visit Lake Katwe.
- Buhoma community walk
- Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
- Driver allowances
- Park entrance
- En-route lunches
- Visit the equator
- Safari package for 5 days Gorilla trekking and wildlife Safari excludes
The package excludes expenses of personal nature
like Airfare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, and personal shopping bills.