Kampala-Kibale Forest National Park
After early breakfast, Leave Kampala for a half day drive west via Mityana to Fort Portal through papyrus swamps and thick jungle of the Nile Delta to Kibale National Park just under the Ruwenzori Mountains as you pass though verdant countryside and traditional homesteads and farms. A stopover in Fort Portal for lunch. Thereafter drive at your Leisure to Kibale.
Luxury: Kyaninga Lodge
Mid-range: Primate Lodge
Budget: Chimps Nest
Chimpanzee Tracking & Nature Walk
Start the day with an early breakfast. Drive to Kanyanchu Research Centre for briefing and then go for a fascinating experience with the Chimpanzees which starts at 08hr00. A half day search for chimpanzees and other primates including phoestes, Red-Colobuses, Blues, Red-tailed and grey-cheeked Mangabeys swinging through the dense forest and birds, butterflies and many small insects. The guide will provide detailed explanations on not only primates but also on all the forest’s fauna and flora, ensuring that your walk is informative and enjoyable for viewing bird life and primates in close quarters. Afternoon nature walk in Bigodi swamp an initiative of the local community. The swamp is known for its rich diversity of its birdlife including the rare shoebill stork.
Kyaninga Lodge (Luxury Accommodation)
Primate Lodge (Mid Range Accommodation)
Chimps Nest (Budget Accommodation) –
After your breakfast, take a hike to the crater lakes of Ndali an amazing experience for sighting the best scenery in Uganda or what many have regarded as a million-dollar view. Later after proceed to Kampala with lunch en route.
End of safari