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7 Day | Extension Chimp and Gorilla Safari to Uganda

Country Uganda
Theme Safari Extension; Remote; Active - Strenuous
Time of Year January - December; High Season: Jan-Feb, Jun - Oct & Dec; Savings: Apr-May
Budget From $5,225
Duration 7 Days

Uganda, "The Pearl of Africa", is situated astride the Equator and boasts a wide and diverse landscape - from rugged, snow-capped mountains to the vast flat lands. This is a country that is still unspoiled by tourism and where you explore the forested areas for  chimpanzees and mountain gorillas. Accommodations are in rustic style lodges and permanent tented camps. You travel to both forest areas and parks of grassy plains and savannah woodlands.

 

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Day by Day (subject to availability)

Day 01

Entebbe

On arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Overnight Protea Hotel Entebbe.

Day 02

Kibale

This morning you will be met by your guide and vehicle and drive to Kibale Forest with lunch en-route. You will pass through Fort Portal, forest and tea plantations. 2 nights Ndali Lodge or Kyaninga Lodge.

Day 03

Kibale

An early start to meet your guide and enter the forest in search of chimpanzees and ten other primate species including red colobus monkey, blues, red tails and grey-cheeked mangabey. Overnight Ndali Lodge or Kyaninga Lodge.

Day 04

Bwindi

Drive to Fort Portal and continue by Queen Elizabeth National Park following the Ruwenzori Mountain Range. Continue to Bwindi arriving late this afternoon. The Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is an unremitting belt of montane forest that is the home to mountain gorillas and other rare primates.3 nights Buhoma Lodge, Bwindi Lodge or Gorilla Forest Camp.

Day 05

Bwindi

This morning you will depart on your first gorilla trek taking a picnic lunch with you with 6 trekkers total plus your guides, armed rangers and any porters that you hire to carry your backpacks. Overnight Buhoma Lodge, Bwindi Lodge or Gorilla Forest Camp.

Day 06

Bwindi

Second gorilla visit. Overnight Buhoma Lodge, Bwindi Lodge or Gorilla Forest Camp.

Day 07

Bwindi/Entebbe

Depart by scheduled charter flight to Entebbe. A dayroom has been reserved for you until your departing flight. Dayroom: Protea Hotel Entebbe.

Safari Pricing Details

2021 Land Arrangements - Based on Buhoma Lodge

Surcharges apply for Bwindi Lodge and Gorilla Forest Camp. 5-6 People - Please request pricing.

Apr-May / Nov

2 persons on departure (Per Person Double)

From $5,895

3 persons on departure (Per Person Double)

From $5,450

4 persons on departure (Per Person Double)

From $5,225

single supplement

From $775

Jan-Mar / Jun-Oct / Dec

2 persons on departure (Per Person Double)

From $6,350

3 persons on departure (Per Person Double)

From $5,850

4 persons on departure (Per Person Double)

From $5,595

Single Supplement

From $995

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