3 Days Uganda Chimp Trekking Tour


This 3 days Chimpanzee safari takes you to Kibale National park, Uganda’s (and world’s) most rewarding destination to explore chimpanzees and a total of 70 mammal species, most famously 13 species of primate.

For a unique Chimpanzee safari book with us for an exceptional adventure discovering the habitants of the greatest primates

3 Days

Min Pax: 2

1000 PP



Chimp Trek


  • Arrival in Uganda
  • Incredibly beautiful, lush forest
  • Chimps scampering around the forest.
  • The exhilarating chimp tracking experience.
  • Departure to Entebbe

Trip summary

Day destinationHours  Kilometers
1Arival & transfer to Kibale6-7h214
2Chimpanzee tracking5-6h11
3Transfer from Kibale to Entebbe5-6h 214

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to Kibale

After early breakfast, Leave Kampala for a half-day drive west via Mityana to Fort Portal through papyrus swamps and the thick jungle of the Nile Delta to Kibale Forest National Park just under the Rwenzori Mountains as you pass through verdant countryside and traditional homesteads and farms.

Fort Portal crater lake encounter

A stopover in Fort Portal for lunch. Thereafter drive at your Leisure to Kibale.


Budget: Kibale Forest Camp / Rubalika safari lodge

Mid-range: Primate Safari Lodge / Isunga lodge

Up market: Crater Safari lodge / Kyaninga lodge

Day 2:  Go Chimp trekking in Kibale.

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 photos of, 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 walks in Bigodi Swamp an initiative of the local community. The swamp is known for its rich diversity of its bird life including the rare shoebill stork.


Budget: Kibale Forest Camp / Rubalika safari lodge

Mid-range: Primate Safari Lodge / Isunga lodge

Up market: Crater Safari lodge / Kyaninga lodge

Day 3: Depart Kibale for Kampala or Entebbe International Airport for your outbound flight.

Depart Uganda

You will have a leisurely breakfast before departing for Entebbe where you arrive in the late afternoon before Checking into your Kampala hotel or take a transfer to the airport if you are flying out later that day.

End of safari. Thanks for choosing friendly gorillas safaris.

Prices / included services.

Pricing for 3 Days chimpanzee tracking Safari Tour
Persons1 Person2-3 Persons4-5 Persons6 Persons and more
Budget$1380$ 12401100$990

Included in this safari:

  • 4 WD Vehicle – with a pop–up roof
  • A professional Driver guide.
  • Chimpanzee trekking permit
  • Park entrance fees
  • All ground transportation and fuel
  • Accommodation and Meals
  • All activities/services as per itinerary
  • Drinking water in the vehicle

Exclusions of the safari:

  • Visas
  • International airfares
  • Activities/services not included in the itinerary.
  • Alcoholic drinks/wines, Laundry, and any other service of a personal nature
  • Travel insurance and other activities

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