5 Day Gorilla habituation Experience & chimpanzee trekking Kibale

5 Day Gorilla habituation Experience and chimpanzee trekking safari are stable for those who want to spend more time with the world’s great primates; Gorillas and chimpanzees. The safari leads to the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Rushaga region is the only sector, where Gorilla habituation experience or tracking is done, and then proceed to Kibale forest National Park for chimpanzee habituation experience. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is the only park in the whole world where gorilla habituation experience is carried out, having an opportunity to spend 4 hours with shy Mountain gorillas compared to one hour with gorilla trekking. From Bwindi National Park, proceed to Kibale Forest National Park and spend the half-day “Chimpanzee tracking” or a whole day with chimpanzees “chimpanzee habituation experience” in Uganda

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5 Day Gorilla habituation
Gorilla habituation experience

An itinerary for 5 Day Gorilla habituation & chimpanzee tracking Kibale

Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi National Park with Equator Stopover

Biiso Africa Safaris driver/guide will pick you up at a hotel or place of the resident to kick start your Gorilla habituation to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and chimpanzee trekking safari in Kibale National Park. Having a stops at the Uganda Equator for photography and then a lunch break in Mbarara. Proceed to the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, which is where the Gorilla habituation experience takes place. Arriving late afternoon for Dinner and Overnight.

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Day 2: Gorilla habituation experience in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Take morning breakfast, while waiting for your driver/guide to pick you up and transfer you to the park headquarters for a briefing about dos and don’ts when and while you are with mountain gorillas. After the briefing, Kick start your trekking into the forest guided by researchers and guides. During your trekking, chances are high to spot different bird species, other wild animals, and primates, once you encounter the Gorillas, spend four hours with them, if possible you will participate in collecting samples, Gorilla naming group members. return to the Lodge for dinner and overnight.

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Day 3: Transfer from Bwindi to Kibale National Park

Morning breakfast, then embark on safari driving towards Kibale National Park on the third day of your 5 days gorilla habituation and chimpanzee trekking safari. Arriving late afternoon for Dinner and overnight as you will en-route lunch.

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Day 4: Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale National Park

After morning breakfast, transfer to Kibale National Park for briefing about the dos and don’ts while with a community of chimpanzees. After the briefing, start with Chimpanzee trekking in the forest with chances of seeing other 13 primates in the forest. Spending an hour in the forest with guides while observing and photographing. Return to the Lodge for Dinner and overnight.

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Day 5: Travel back to Kampala / Entebbe

After taking your breakfast, you will embark on a 6-hour drive from Kibale National Park back to Kampala / Entebbe which will mark the end of your 5 days adventure experience.

5-Day Gorilla habituation Experience & chimpanzee tracking includes

  • Airport transfers on the first and last day
  • Transport safari vehicle
  • One Gorilla Habituation Permit
  • One Chimpanzee chimpanzee tracking permit
  • Services of an English speaking driver-guide
  • Accommodation and meal plan as per the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees
  • Drinking water while in the vehicle
  • One Chimpanzee trekking and gorilla habituation permit

5-Day Gorilla habituation Experience & chimpanzee trekking excludes

  • International flight, Uganda Visa (USD 50)
  • Luxury drinks
  • Personal laundry
  • Tips to local guides
  • Telephone
  • Porter fee while trekking
  • Personal insurance and shopping bills