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Gorilla and Chimp Safari - Explore!
11 days

Gorilla and Chimp Safari

From Kampala to Entebbe
Tour Operator:
Explore!
Max group size:
12
Age range:
14 to 85
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
124914
From
US $5,750
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Highlights

  • Go game viewing in Uganda's finest reserve
  • Track chimpanzees in the Kibale National Park
  • Embark on a safari cruise for hippos and crocodiles
  • Search for mountain gorillas at Bwindi National Park
  • Walk the foothills of the majestic 'Mountains of the Moon'

Itinerary

Start in Kampala and end in Entebbe! With the gorilla trekking tour Gorilla and Chimp Safari, you have a 11 day tour package taking you through Kampala, Uganda and 6 other destinations in Uganda. Gorilla and Chimp Safari includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join trip in Kampala
    Start point Cassia Lodge, Hotel reception, Plot 15 Buziga Rd, Kampala, Uganda 16:00
  2. Day 2: Drive to Kibale rainforest
  3. Day 3: Chimp Trek in Kibale followed by a Swamp Walk through the Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary
  4. Day 4: Day walk at the foothills of the Rwenzori Mountains and transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
  5. Day 5: Game drive Queen Elizabeth National Park; Kazinga Channel river cruise.
  6. Day 6: Short game drive in the Ishasha sector; transfer to Bwindi National Park
  7. Day 7: Gorilla trek
  8. Day 8: Nature walk and time at leisure in Bwindi
  9. Day 9: Drive to Lake Bunyonyi through coffee plantations and rolling hills
  10. Day 10: Transfer to Lake Mburo and game drive
  11. Day 11: Drive to Entebbe where the tour ends
    End point Entebbe Airport, Departures Hall, Entebbe, Uganda 16:00
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Optional Extras
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Lodge
9 nights
Cottage
1 night

Customer Reviews

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    · May 17, 2019
    The trip exceeded my expectation - the safari elements were good. The chimp experience was good but seemed rather brief. There were also about thirty people crowded together around the two or three chimps on the ground. The gorilla tracking was a much... Show more
    Trip date: January 2018
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  • A
    · May 17, 2019
    I think it would be worth investigating if it is possible to add Murchison Falls NP to this trip, or another itinerary in Uganda - Uganda clearly has a lot more to offer.
    Trip date: August 2018
    Review collected by Explore!
  • A
    · May 17, 2019
    Several of my friends are keen to book after seeing my photos, it has been a wonderful experience and all I hoped it would be.
    Trip date: March 2018
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  • A
    · May 17, 2019
    Our guide Peter Mukasa was particularly excellent and the primates were amazing, exceeded my expectations
    Trip date: October 2018
    Review collected by Explore!
  • A
    · May 17, 2019
    An amazing trip to an amazing country!
    Trip date: January 2019
    Review collected by Explore!

Dates & Availability

11 days
Gorilla and Chimp Safari
From Kampala to Entebbe
No credit card fees
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  • Saturday
    Jan 23, 2021
    Tuesday
    Feb 2, 2021
    Multiple Room Types
    $5,750
  • Saturday
    Feb 13, 2021
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    Feb 23, 2021
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    $5,750
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    Feb 20, 2021
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    Mar 2, 2021
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    $5,750
  • Wednesday
    Jul 7, 2021
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    Jul 17, 2021
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    $5,750
  • Wednesday
    Aug 11, 2021
    Saturday
    Aug 21, 2021
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    $5,750
  • Wednesday
    Sep 15, 2021
    Saturday
    Sep 25, 2021
    Multiple Room Types
    $5,750

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Good to Know

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    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Meningococcal meningitis - Recommended for Uganda. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Uganda. Ideally 10 days before travel.
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