6 DAYS UGANDA PRIMATES SAFARI
Day 1: Drive to Kibale Forest National Park
You will have breakfast and then our driver guide will drive you to Kibale forest national park. It’s about 300km 5-6 hours with a tarmac road and also a distance of 36km.Reach in the evening and check into your hotel and relax the rest of the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 2: Chimpanzee Tracking and Bigodi wetland
After breakfast the tour guide will drive you to the park headquarters for a briefing. During trekking you may also see birds include olive long-tailed cuckoo, Western Green tinker bird, the African Grey Parrot, Red-winged Francolin, Red-chested Flufftail, White-naped Pigeon, Green-brested Pitta, African Pitta, Joyful Greenbul, Grey-winged Robin, Abyssinian Ground Thrush, Grey-throated Flycatcher, WhBirds- Bigodi Wetlandite-bellied Crested Flycather, Masked and Black-capped Apalises, Uganda Woodland Warbler and Chestnut-winged Starling and other animals like red-tailed monkey, diademed monkey, blue monkey, white cheeked mangabey, olive baboon, chimpanzees, black, white and red colobus, bushbuck, Harvey’s red duiker, blue duiker, genet, bush pig, and African civet. Rare ones are buffalo, waterbuck, hippo, warthog, and giant forest hog, Forest Elephant may also be spotted. In the afternoon you will visit Bigodi wet land which is also good for bird watching. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 3: Chimpanzee tracking and community walk
After breakfast you will go for chimpanzee tracking in Semliki national park. During trekking you may spot other primates like the Grey-cheeked Mangabey, Vervet, Red-tailed and Mona, Gentle Monkeys, Olive Baboon and Guereza Colobus, De Brazza’s Monkeys, you may also spot birds like the Spot-breasted Ibis, Hartlaubs’s Duck, African Piculet, Gabon Woodpecker, Red-sided Broadbill, White-throated Blue Swallow, Green-tailed Bristle bill, Sassi’s Olive, Xavier’s, Swamp, Simple and Eastern Bearded Greenbuls, Yellow-throated Nector, Capuchin Babbler, Northern Bearded Scrub Robin, Forest and Grey Ground Thrushes, Lemon-bellied Crombec, Brown-crowned Eremomela, Blue-headed Crested Flycatcher, and the Ituri Batis and nocturnal including the African Goshawk, Red-thighed and Great Sparrows, Ayres Hawk-Eagle and Cassin’s Spinetail among others. Return to the lodge for lunch and in the afternoon you can visit Ntoroko village for a community walk. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 4: Drive to Bwindi National Park
After breakfast drive through Ishasha sector Queen Elizabeth National Park and proceed to Bwindi national park. You will have lunch enroute. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 5: Gorilla Tracking
After breakfast the driver guide will pick you from the lodge with packed lunch and drive you to UWA park headquarters for briefing. After briefing you will go for trekking which takes about 1 to 8 hours. You will have one hour only with the gorillas. During the trekking you may spot birds like the Short-tailed Warbler, Rusty-faced woodland Warbler, Bar-tailed Trogon, Gruer’s Rush Warbler, Wilcock’s Honey-guide, Yellow-eyed black Fly-catcher, Kivu Ground Thrush, Dusky Crimson Wing, White-tailed Blue Monarch, African Green Broadbill, Shelley’s Crimson wing , Handsome Francolin, Black-billed Turaco, African Broadbill; Black and Cinnamon-chested Bee-eaters, Western Green Tinker bird, Purple-breasted, Blue-headed and Regal Sunbirds among others animals like the black fronted duikers, South African porcupines, golden monkey, giant forest hog, bushbuck, buffalo, bush pigs, buffaloes, elephants, jackals, Black and white colobus monkey, chimpanzee, civet, clawless otter, genet and many species of bats and rondents can be seen too since the forest is a home to various birds and animals. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay
Day 6: Transfer from Bwindi National Park to Kampala
After breakfast the driver will pick you from the lodge after checking out and drive you back to Kampala. You may stop at the Igongo cultural centre for lunch and visiting the museum, make another stopover at the equator in Kayabwe for photography. Proceed to Kampala reaching in the evening and check into the hotel for dinner and overnight or to the airport for your flight back.Book Now