~~5 DAYS GORILLA AND PRIMATES –
Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale National park
Nature walks in the Bigodi swamp
Gorilla tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable forest
Day 1: ENTEBBE - TO KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK (387KMS).
Meet and greet at Entebbe International Airport by Crystal who will warmly welcome you and facilitate seamless arrival formalities. You are advised to have your money changed on arrival before setting off for the country side.
After a short break, drive west to Fort Portal through verdant countryside passing through traditional homesteads and farms. Fort Portal rests in the shadow of the fabled Mountains of the Moon. The drive takes though ever gate estate and much more. The drive approximately takes 5 hours. Arrive at the lodge in time for a late lunch. Relax at the lodge or take a un guided walk around the lodge to enjoy the beauty of the area. Overnight Crater Safari lodge. FB
Day 2: KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast we visit Kibale Forest National Park, where the greatest variety and highest concentration of primates in East Africa is exceptionally represented. The most famous of its 13 species is the Chimpanzee known to be a delightful ape. It is also a home of species like the rare I'Hoest's monkey, the black and white Colobus, Blue monkey, Grey cheeked mangabey, Red tailed monkey, Olive baboon among others. The walk takes 2-3 hours.
After lunch go for Bigodi swamp walk where you may see a variety of bird species and other smaller mammals. Overnight Crater Safari lodge FB
Day 3: KIBALE NATIONAL PARK – BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast,-head for Bwindi impenetrable national park
Forest passing through the Switzerland of Africa area known as the Kigezi Highlands with its terraced hillside and winding roads. With all the volcanic activity in this area the scenic beauty is breathtaking. Have a stop of at a local Bakiga community to see how they live. Continue to the lodge arriving late evening. Overnight at Gorilla Safari Lodge FB
Day-4: BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK
After an early morning breakfast proceed to the starting point to embark on your Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in such of the awesome Gorillas – an unforgettable experience of your lifetime. Don't forget to carry your rain gear, packed lunch and plenty of water. Once you find the gorillas, you will spend with them an hour before returning to your lodge. Time allowing; take a community walk around the lodge and visit a school. Overnight at Gorilla Safari Lodge FB
DAY 5: BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK- TO ENTEBBE (560KMS)
After an early breakfast at 0700 head for Entebbe international airport, with a lunch stop on the way. Arrive in time for check in time for your home bound flight.
END OF SERVICE!
For the above itinerary will cost as below per person sharing:
2 pax: USD 2,345 per person sharing including one gorilla permit
4 pax: USD 1,586 per person sharing including one gorilla permit
6 pax: USD 1,485 per person sharing including one gorilla permit
The price is: inclusive:
All ground transportation in A 4x4 safari landcruiser with all fuel
Full time driver/guide with all his associated expenses
Accommodation with meals as per above itinerary
All park fees
1 Chimpanzee permits per person in Kibale national park
1 gorilla permit, per person
Bigodi swamp walk
International Air tickets and airport taxes
Personal expenses such as drinks, tips, telephone calls, etc
Any other items which are not included in the above itinerary
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