6 DAYS KIBALE & QUEEN ELIZABETH TOUR

BWINDI TOUR MIDRANGE

Day1: Our guide will be ready waiting for you to arrive at Entebbe Airport.

Meet and greet then get transferred to your accommodation in Entebbe where you will spend an overnight. Depending on the time of your arrival, you could do any optional activities like a Cheese and wine boat cruise on Lake Victoria at (75$) per person, visit the botanical gardens or Mabamba Swamp (60$) per person highly recommended if you love birds.

Accommodation: Lake Heights Hotel Entebbe

Journey Time: 20Minutes

Meal Plan:  You pay for your dinner

Day 2: Pick up from your accommodation; Drive to Kibale National Park.

The Company Guide will pick you from your accommodation in Entebbe for the start of your journey to Kibale Forest National Park. The Park is home to a total of 70 mammal species, most famously 13 species of Primate including the Chimpanzees. On arrival in the afternoon, you will have Lunch then go for a Tea plantation Visit through beautiful panoramic view. Alternatively you can relax at the camp where you will have an overnight.

Journey Time: 7 hours.

Accommodation:

Midrange: Kibale Forest Camp Safari Tents

Day 3: Chimp Tracking & Afternoon Swamp Walk

You will go for Chimp tracking either in the morning or afternoon depending on availability. Along with an experienced Uganda Wildlife Ranger Guide, start your search for the Chimps!  These have been tracked since 1993 and the chances of locating them are excellent.

Guided walks start at 8:00am and 2:00pm respectively. The tracking takes place at an average of three hours, depending on various factors.

Beside the Chimps, thirteen species of primates can be sought, and a good variety of diurnal monkeys invariably encountered during your trek to the Chimpanzees.  After lunch, you will

Do a Swamp walk to Bigodi where you are likely to experience a number of Bird Species and Community involvement for sustainable Tourism after which you will retire you tired legs for Dinner and an early Bed rest.

Accommodation:

Midrange:   Kibale Forest Camp Safari Tents

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

On Arrival you will take a Rest/Relax at the Lodge and/or do a Community Visit near the Park. The Community visit offers you an opportunity to experience Cultural Dance Performances, Crafts, Traditional Food Preparation, Visit to the Elephant Trenches and not forgetting Hill hikes for a panoramic view of the Park

Accommodation Option;

Midrange: Bush Lodge Banda

Meal plan:  Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Journey Time: 2 hours 30 Minutes.

Day5: Morning Game Drive & Afternoon Boat Cruise

Catch an Early Breakfast and go for a very early morning Game drive in the Park. This will enable you catch up with the early rising Animals. You will be assisted by the Guide to spot a lot of animals including the famous tree Climbing Lions if you drive via the Ishasha Sector. Expect to see Antelopes, Leopards, Buffaloes, Elephants, and Tropical Birds among others.

In the afternoon a Boat Safari along the Kazinga Channel is yours to enjoy. During the Boat ride you will have an opportunity to see a lot of Hippos (more than you can possibly imagine!), as well as a variety of other animals which come to the waterhole to drink or bathe. Expect to see Buffalo   s, Crocodiles, bathing Elephants, and a range of beautiful birds. This will undoubtedly be one of the highlights of your tour.  Just don’t forget your Camera!

Return to the Lodge in the evening for Dinner and an overnight at your preferred accommodation.

Accommodation Options;

Midrange: Bush Lodge Banda

Meal plan:  Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6: Drive back to Kampala

After breakfast, you will drive back to Kampala with a stopover for lunch and the Equator for the water experience. After the Equator, proceed with the Journey back to Kampala or Entebbe. Your guide will drop you back at either your accommodation (Kampala/Entebbe) or at the Airport for your flight as would have been agreed upon.

Journey Time: 8 hours

Meal plan:   Breakfast & Lunch

Rates up to June 2020 Each Chimps Permit at 150$                

No. of Persons Price per person $ sharing
1 2,781
2 1,755
3 1,593
4 1,377

 Rates from 1st July to Dec 2020 Each Chimp permit at $200  

No. of Persons Price per person $ sharing
1 2,848
2 1,823
3 1,661
4 1,445

 Cost Includes:

  • 4WD Open Roof Mini Bus with Canopy
  • 1 Chimpanzee Kibale Permit for each Client
  • Accommodation with all Meals as indicated in the Itinerary
  • 1 Bottle of drinking water per person per day
  • Services of an English speaking Guide
  • All Park Entrance Fees
  • All Boat and safari activities fees as mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Government Taxes

Cost Excludes

  • Any optional activities (Please take note of this)
  • Visas and insurance
  • Flight fares
  • Expenses of any personal nature
  • Anything that is not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Any Meals that are not mentioned in the itinerary

Schedules

Notice

  • Rates are subject to change without prior Notice though rates quoted for confirmed Bookings will be honored.
  • All Permits and Accommodations depend on availability.
  • With Effect from1st July 2020 Uganda Wildlife Authority will change their tariffs as below;
  1. Chimpanzee permits Kibale for a Foreign Non Resident from $150 to $200 per person.
  2. Chimpanzee Habituation from $200 to $ 250 per person
  3. Gorilla permit per person from $ 600 to $700 per person

Travel Schedule

JAN 3RD-7TH JUL 10TH-14TH

24TH-28TH

FEB 13TH-17TH JULY 31ST-4TH AUG

28TH-1ST SEPT

MAR 6TH-10TH SEP 4TH-8TH

30TH-4TH oct

APR 9TH-13TH OCT 30TH-3RD NOV
MAY 1ST-5TH NOV 13TH-17TH

26TH-30TH

JUN 26TH-30TH DEC 11TH-15TH

26TH-30TH