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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 $5,350
Duration 7 Days

Itinerary Description

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. Your adventure includes 2 chimp treks in Kibale and 2 gorilla treks in Bwindi.

 

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Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01

Entebbe

On arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Overnight Hotel No. 5.

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 Mahogany Springs 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 Mahogany Springs Lodge, Bwindi Lodge or Gorilla Forest Camp.

Day 06

Bwindi

Second gorilla visit. Overnight Mahogany Springs 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

2023 Land Arrangements - Based on Mahogany Springs Lodge

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

Apr-May / Nov

2 people traveling (Per Person Double)

From $6,150

3 people traveling (Per Person Double)

From $5,695

4 people traveling (Per Person Double)

From $5,495

single supplement

From $1,095

Jan-Mar / Jun-Oct / Dec

2 people traveling (Per Person Double)

From $6,475

3 people traveling (Per Person Double)

From $5,995

4 people traveling (Per Person Double)

From $5,825

Single Supplement

From $1,175

2022 Land Arrangements - Please Request.

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#1 Africa-Only Travel Company

Industry Leaders in Customizable Safaris

The Africa Adventure Company was one of the first boutique travel agencies to offer customizable Africa travel itineraries. Together we can create a trip that includes the experiences and destinations most important to you, your family, or your group.

Value-Added
Adventures

Many travelers expect private and independent safaris to be unaffordable, but our clients are delighted to discover they do not have to join a group of strangers in order to experience a customized safari adventure.

Security &
Safety-Focused

We work with people who will take care of you. Our guides, travel consultants, and tour operators understand the complicated and complex nature of travel in Africa and have decades of experience to ensure your safety at every leg of your trip.

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