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7 Days Uganda Primates Safaris Tour – Gorillas & Chimpanzee Trekking & Wildlife

7 Days Uganda Primates Safaris Tour – Overview

The 7 Days Uganda Primates Safaris Tour offers Gorilla trekking, Chimpanzee tracking alongside about 13 other primates, a game drive a boat cruise, beautiful scenery and community seeing.

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7 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari Uganda Primates Safaris Tour – Highlights

Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Day 2: Gorilla trekking

Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park, boat cruise

Day 4: Game drive, chimp tracking

Day 5: Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park

Day 6: Chimp tracking, Nature walks

Day 7: Transfer back to Kampala

7 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari Uganda Primates Safaris Tour – Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

On your arrival at the Airport, your safari guide will welcome you and transfer you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park as he tells you about your safari.

This is 11 hours and it has about 559km. You will have lunch en route then dinner and overnight at the same lodge.

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

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You will have briefing at the park headquarters after breakfast about the gorilla tracking activity. You will head to the forests to look out for the gorillas with the help of the game rangers who will pave you way and scare away the wild animals.

You will have to carry packed lunch and water. In the afternoon you can have the batwa cultural experience for a short time where you will see their traditional dances, hear their stories, local food, medicine and all about them. You will have dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park, Boat Cruise

You will have breakfast and then transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park. This is 150km and it takes 5hours.

You will have lunch at the lodge then in the afternoon enjoy the Boat cruise at Kazinga channel. Here you may see crocodiles, hippos, birds, some animals like the buffaloes, giraffes, elephants that may be taking a sip of water. You will have your dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Day 4: Game Drive, Chimp Tracking

Early in the morning, you will get to the forest for a game drive where you will catch up with the morning risers like the buffaloes, chimpanzees, zebras, giraffes, baboons, elephants, lions and much more.

You will have late breakfast and lunch. In the afternoon you will go to the park headquarters for briefing about chimp trekking.

You will then head to kyambura gorge where you will enjoy the presence of the shy primates as you see how they eat, play, and have some photo shoots. You will have dinner and overnight at the same lodge.

Day 5: Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park

You will have breakfast and then transfer to Kibale Forest National Park. You will pass via the Ishasha sector to track the tree climbing lions.

The journey takes around 157km and it is a 4 hour drive. You will have your lunch en route as you also view different wildlife attractions. You will have dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Day 6: Chimp Tracking, Nature Walks

You will have breakfast and then get briefing about the chimpanzee tracking from the park headquarters. You will then head to the forest to look out for the chimps.

You will see how they play, feed, and have their photo shoots. You will come back to the lodge for and in the afternoon enjoy the nature walks in Bigodi swamp where you will see different birds and primates. You will have dinner and overnight at your lodge.

Day 7: Transfer Back to Kampala

You will have breakfast and then transfer to Kampala or at Entebbe Airport to have your flight back. This takes 7 hours and it is 358km .

You will have lunch en route and visit different areas like the drum makers to see how they drums are crafted and used.

You will visit the Equator to have some photo shoots which will always remind you of Uganda.

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