4 DAYS CHIMP AND LION SAFARI (INS0014)
4 DAYS CHIMP AND LION SAFARI - KIBALE NATIONAL PARK & QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL
Tour Code (INS0014)
Day One: Kampala-Kibale Forest National Park
Have an early breakfast and depart for Kibale forest National Park at 8.00 am. Visit the delightful tea plantations in Mubende and enjoy the beautiful scenery enroute. Arrive just in time for lunch in fort Portal town. After lunch, visit the Toro Kingdom. Overnight at Budget – Primate lodge Kibale(cottages) BB, Midrange - Mountains of the Moon Hotel BB, Top range – Primate Lodge kibale(Luxury safari tents) FB
Day Two: Chimp Tracking - Kibale National Park
After breakfast, we shall set off for chimp trekking in the forest. This National park is reputable for having a variety and the highest concentration of primates in East Africa. You will view wild chimpanzees, red tailed monkeys, black and white colubus monkeys, a variety of birds and butterflies. Return to the lodge for lunch and in the afternoon visit the Bigodi swamp area which is a community based activity that enables tourists to give back to the community yet enjoy the nature offered by the swamp, many colorful butterflies, birds and other plant species to see. Overnight at Budget – Primate lodge Kibale(cottages) BB, Midrange - Mountains of the Moon Hotel BB, Top range – Primate Lodge kibale(Luxury safari tents) FB
Day Three: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
Have an early morning breakfast and transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Par k and arrivejust in time for Lunch. Have a boat cruise on the Kazinga channel at 3.00 pm. Kazinga channel is a natural strip that connects Lake Albert to Lake George. On the cruise abundant bird life is sighted and perhaps the highest concentration of hippos in Africa. Have the evening at leisure, dinner and overnight at Budget –students hostel Mweya BB, Midrange – Kingfisher Lodge Kichwamba HB, Top range - Mweya Safari Lodge FB.
Day Four: Transfer to Kampala
The day begins early, heading for the mating grounds of the Uganda Kobs. You can search for the lions in their Natural habitat, elephants, buffaloes, warthogs and bushbucks. Drive back to Kampala with a lunch stop in Mbarara town. You can have another stop at some interesting places like the equator where you can take some photographs or buy some crafts/souvenirs from one of our craft shops, classic African Art Kayabwe. Arrive in Kampala in the evening.
Included in the package:
• 3nights accommodation with meal plan as stated
• Transport (4WD) and Fuel for the whole trip plus a full time English speaking safari guide
• 1 Game Drive and 1 Launch Cruise
• Park entrance charges
• Chimp permits
• Water throughout the trip
• Lunch on the first and last day of your safari
Excluded from the package:
• Phone calls, bar bills, laundry bills, extra meals and any other personal expenses not included on the itinerary.
• Accommodation for the first night prior to the morning of the trip and the last night after the trip
- Fees for optional activities
- Entrance fees to Bigodi wetland sanctuary