The Uganda primate safaris consisting of 5 days Uganda gorillas and chimpanzee safari starts with a drive to kibale forest national park in Kamwenge District,  kibale forest national park is home to the biggest number of  primates in east Africa  alongside chimpanzees , other primates include olive baboons, lhoest monkeys, red tail monkeys, colobus monkeys, mangabey,   and several bird species all can be accessed as one experience the Uganda chimpanzee trekking. Later after kibale forest, you proceed to Bwindi forest national park famous for gorillas tracking; experience the best of Uganda gorilla tracking as you ascend the valleys in search for the gentle giants. The park or forest also consists of other wildlife such as the forest elephants, several birds and plant species.

5 days chimpanzee and gorilla safari - select adventure safaris

Day 1: Transfer to Kibale forest national park.

Day 2: Chimpanzee trekking and   Bigodi swamp walk.

Day 3: Transfer to Bwindi forest national park.

Day 4: Gorilla trekking.

Day 5:  Transfer back to Kampala.

Day 1: Transfer to Kibale forest national park.
You will be picked from you lodge as you drive to Kibale forest national park, the drive is quite a long one but thrilling one as  it take you  through the lush country side of Mityana, mubende, Kyenjojo, Fort portal town and later to Kibale forest national park, check in at your lodge for dinner and an overnight stay at  your lodge.

Day 2: Chimpanzee trekking and   Bigodi swamp walk.
Early in morning after breakfast, you will head to park headquarters and later proceed to the forest in search for the chimpanzees,  as you  transcend  the forest be on the lookout for other primates such as the monkeys and baboons.  Upon meeting the chimpanzee, you will spend a maximum of an hour with them while interacting and taking photos. Later retire to your lodge for a relaxation and lunch. After lunch you will head for a scenic nature walk at bigodi swamps searching for butterflies and several bird species. Return to your lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.

Day 3: Transfer to Bwindi forest national park.
Early in the morning after breakfast, check out of the lodge and drive to bwindi forest national park, the drive takes approximately 6 and half hours. Upon aria arrival, you will check in at you lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 4: Gorilla trekking.
Early in morning, you transfer to the briefing point to be acquainted on a few gorilla trekking rules, headed with guide you will proceed to the jungles in search for the gorillas, the trekking exercise is an awesome activity but it requires a little bit of fitness to be able to transcend through the muddy slopes especially during the rainy season when the terrain slippery. Continue to the forest  and upon meeting the gorillas you will spend a maximum of one hour with them  and later head back to your lodge for  a relaxation dinner and overnight  stay.

Day 5:  Transfer back to Kampala.
Early in the morning after breakfast, you check out of the lodge and drive back to Kampala, arrive I the early evening and be dropped at the airport in time for your scheduled flight and be transferred to any place of your choice.
The safari s inclusive of
Chimpanzee trekking permits
Gorilla trekking permits
English speaking guide
Accommodation and full board meal plans.
Transport to and fro
Bigodi swamp walk.

Kibale forest National park

  • Ndali Lodge,
  • crater  lodges
  • Mountains of the moon.
  • chimpanzee forest guest house.

Bwindi Forest national park

  • Silver back lodge
  • Mahogany Springs
  • Bwindi lodge
  • Kyaninga lodge
  • Nkuringo lodge
  • Gorilla mist Camp
  • Broad bilL lodge
  • Gorilla valley lodge

kibale forest Camp