Primates and Walking Safari

Combining Gorilla tracking, Chimpanzee habituation experience and a guided walking safari between Bwindi and Kisoro

Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival
Arrive at Entebbe airport, where you will be met and taken to the Boma Guest House for overnight.

Day 02: Kibale Forest National Park
Early departure for Kibale forest park, lunch, afternoon visit to the Bigodi Wetlands project, overnight Chimpanzee Forest Guest House
Meals included: Breakfast. lunch and dinner

Day 03: Chimpanzee Habituation Experience
Arise very early in the morning at about 5:00 am to get ready for your chimpanzee habituation experience make sure to take a picnic lunch and plenty of water with you as this is a full day experience.  You will follow the chimps from he time the leave their nests to the time theymake their nests ready to sleep.  You will be observing the chimps activities through out the day in the company of the chimp habituation team

Kibale forest has the most different species of primates in Africa, having a total of 13 (9 diurnal including the chimpanzees and for nocturnal), dinner and overnight Chimpanzee Forest Guest House chimp habituation
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 04: Bwindi Impentrable Forest
Breakfast, drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest arriving late in the afternoon, this evening there will be a briefing from the walking Safari Guide regarding  your walk the next day, dinner and overnight dinner and overnight Engagi Lodge
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 05: Walking Safari
After breakfast, you will start your walk through the Bwindi
impenetrable forest to Nkuringo .  The walking safari begins at 9:00 am and it is approximately 7 hours depending on your physical fitness it can take as less as 5 hrs. During the walk you will cross the river Kashasha.  Your guide and vehicle and luggage will re-position at Nkuringo, dinner and overnight Nkuringo Safari Lodge
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 06: Gorilla Trekking
This morning after breakfast, your driver will drop you off to the starting point for your gorilla tracking, please carry a picnic lunch and at least 2 litres of water with you.  After the gorilla tracking experience you will return to the lodge for dinner and overnight Nkuringo Safari Lodge
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 07: Walking Safari
After breakfast, you will embark on a 9 km walk through the villages giving you a chance to interact with the local Bakiga tribe to the base of Lake Mutanda to take a 35 minute canoe ride to Lake Mutanda with a picnic lunch.  Walk for approximately two and a half hours to Kisoro to overnight Travelers rest camp
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 08: Choice of Batwa Trail or Mgahinga hike
Today after breakfast, you will go for the Batwa Trail experience caving or mountain hiking (Mhavura or Sabinyo), return to the lodge, dinner and overnight Travelers Rest camp
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 09: Lake Mburo
HipposDrive to Lake Mburo National Park, lunch, afternoon game drive and boat trip on the lake, return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.  Overnight Mantana Tented camp
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 10: Departure
After breakfast, drive to Entebbe with a stop at the equator and the Mpigi drum makers.  Later transfer to Entebbe airport to connect with your flight out.
Meals included: Breakfast and lunch

End of Primate and Walking Safari.

 

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