4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee

4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee

Overview of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee


The 4 days Uganda Safari with Insight safari holidays will take you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park which is home to the rare gentle giants (Gorillas) and to Kibale Forest National Park a home to the Chimpanzees and other 10 primates. By the end of the 4 days Uganda safari you would have gotten yourself an awesomely a great, adventurous and an unforgettable experience after Chimpanzee and Gorilla tracking in these two primate National Parks.

Tour Summary | Safari Highlights: of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee


  • Day 1 of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee: Kampala – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
  • Day 2 of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee: Gorilla Trekking – Bwindi Forest
  • Day 3 of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee: Kibale Forest National Park
  • Day 4 of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee: Chimpanzee Tracking – Kibale Forest

Tour Features: 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee


  1. Private tour: This tour/safari will be run exclusively for you and won’t be shared with others.
  2. Can be customized You can request minor changes to the accommodation and destinations of this tour.
  3. Can start any day; If availability permits, this tour can start on any day.

Activities Involved: 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee


  • Gorilla trekking
  • Chimpanzee trekking

Description Safari/Tour Itinerary of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee


Day 1 of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee: Kampala – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Depart from Kampala after your early morning breakfast as you head to Bwindi found in South Western Uganda a home to the rare mountain Gorillas. Along the way you will have spectacular views from the landscape which starts from the flat lands to the rolling steep hills, its really a breathtaking journey. Have lunch en-route in Mbarara and later proceed to Bwindi arriving in the late afternoon. Check in at your preferred lodge, whatever lodge you choose will give you the feel and view of the park together with the amazing sounds of water flowing and birds in the thick forest. Enjoy your dinner and overnight.

Meal Plan; Full Board

Accommodation Options; Gorilla Forest Camp/Mahogany Springs(Super luxury), Buhoma lodge/Rushaga Gorilla safari lodge(Luxury), Silverback lodge/Lake Mutanda Lodge/Gorilla Safari lodge(Mid-range), Buhoma Community Camp/Travellers Rest Hotel/Gorilla Valley Lodge(Budget)

Day 2 of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee: Gorilla Trekking – Bwindi Forest

On this day, be early to raise and have your breakfast early enough and pack your lunch, after which you will be taken to the park headquarters by your driver guide. You will have a briefing from the Park rangers at 8:00am concerning the rules in the park, what to do and not to do when you meet up with the gorillas. Tracking Gorillas takes between 2 and 8 hours. Thereafter, you will start off with tracking ensure you carried enough drinking water, strong shoes, a jacket and a walking stick. When you meet up the gorillas its your dream come true as it will be a great time watching the playful juveniles, the silverbacks and also other gentle giants feed the young ones. Take as much photos as you want with your camera flash off. Later head back to your lodge and rest.

In the evening you could choose to still stay and relax at the lodge or take an evening walk through the Batwa community, this will give you chance to interact with these people, learn how they live and also watch them perform their traditional dances and songs. Return back t the lodge, have dinner and Overnight.

Meal Plan; Full Board

Accommodation Options; Gorilla Forest Camp/Mahogany Springs(Super luxury), Buhoma lodge/Rushaga Gorilla safari lodge(Luxury), Silverback lodge/Lake Mutanda Lodge/Gorilla Safari lodge(Mid-range), Buhoma Community Camp/Travellers Rest Hotel/Gorilla Valley Lodge(Budget)

Day 3 of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee: Kibale Forest National Park

Start your day with a tasty breakfast and check-out from the lodge and start off your journey to Kibale National Park. A lot will be enjoyed on this thrilling journey including the scenery in Kabale. You will have a stop to take photo if there is need as you continue to Kibale arriving late evening. Proceed and check in at the lodge, have dinner before you sleep you could opt for an evening forest walk where you will be able to see some bush babies (this is based on the accommodation facility you are using). Thereafter return to the lodge and rest since you will be having a long interesting tomorrow.

Meal Plan; Dinner

AccommodationLuxury: Primate Lodge/Ndali Lodge/Mountains of the Moon,  Kyaninga Lodge(Super luxury), Ndali lodge/Primate lodge/Kibale Forest lodge(Luxury), Mountains of the moon/Chimpanzee Guest House(Mid-range), Kibale Forest Camp/ Rwenzori View Guest House

Day 4 of the 4 Days Uganda Safari Gorilla trekking and Chimpanzee: Chimpanzee Tracking – Kibale Forest

After your early morning breakfast, proceed to the park for Chimpanzee tracking, it is an amazing experience. You will also have an opportunity to see beautiful birds and other primates such as the White and Black colobus monkeys, Baboons, LHoests monkeys, Grey cheeked mangabeys among others. On meeting the chimpanzees, it will be amazing as you will watch them jump on different branches, watch them feed and play, you will also see nests in which they rest/sleep. Take enough photos but with your camera flash off. Later return back for lunch at the lodge, check out and get back on the road to Kampala to your hotel or Entebbe that is if your flight is on that very day.

Each Gorilla Permit goes for USD600 per person and each Chimpanzee permit is at USD150 Per person and early booking is advisable

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The Trip Cost Includes

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Transportation to and from!!
  • Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and a cup of coffee or tea) and accommodations during the trip in hotels with family environment
  • Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
  • Down jacket, all-season sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map(in case if you don’t have your own. Down jacket, sleeping bag and duffel bag must be returned after completion of the trip)
  • First Aid Medical Kit(Your guide will carry the Medical Kit but we also advise to bring yourself for your own use, as far as possible)
  • All the required permits and paperwork

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.

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How fit do I need to be to do this trek?

Annapurna Base Camp is a Grade B or a moderately difficult trekking route. So any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.

How Long do we walk everyday when doing Annapurna base Camp

On average, you walk about 4 to 6 hours per day. One or two days can be as less as 3hrs and one or two days can be as long as 7hrs.

What is the highest altitude reached in this trek?

The highest altitude reached is 4190m. This is the elevation of Annapurna Base Camp. ABC is the highest we will climb in this trek.

What about battery charging and hot shower facilities?

Yes, you can charge batteries en route. Charger should be brought. There are hot shower facilities as well. You may have to pay certain amount for both ($1-$2). Negotiate. Also, hot water facility could be free at lower elevation.

Are there ATMs on the way to Annapurna Base Camp?

No. There are no ATMs on this trek route. You will have to draw enough cash in Pokhara or Kathmandu. There are a number of ATMs in these cities. Everything is paid in Nepali rupees. So money should be exchanged before the start of the trek.

What about internet access?

Yes. Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems. Internet in Nepal is not as fast as you are used to and at times you can just lose connection.

Is it necessary to hire Guides/trekking agency for Annapurna Base Camp trekking?

Not really. It depends on you. If you want, ABC trekking can be done independently. You could hire a guide and a porter by yourself instead of going through an agency or not hire a guide at all. Although, not having a guide can be a little problematic during off season. It really depends on you. Is it your first time in Nepal? How confident are you of being able to find your way around? How pressed on time are you? If you go through an agency, it will be costlier but everything will be planned. You will only have to come, trek and return.

How much do guides and porters cost?

For Annapurna region, pay for guides range from $20 to $30 per day and porters take $15 to $25 per day.

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