The intended 2 days tracking chimpanzees takes us through the absorbing Budongo Forest northwestern part of Uganda’s capital city Kampala as we shall by then retire from Murchison falls. Budongo’s fame and popularity is geared by the giant east African mahogany trees of about 80 meters tall and some 20 meters in circumference, this is exceptional and wining to the inhabitants-the chimpanzees.
Nature of Budongo’s bio-diversity:Be thrilled by the nature walks in the forest, the patches of Savannah and woodland make it be a supporting habitat. Well the semi-deciduous forest’s thick undergrowth is supported by the moist and medium-altitude. The compelling forest has two rainy seasons i.e. March – May and then September – November: with annual rainfall of about 1200 and 2200 mm.
Budongo Forest Wildlife: Well this symmetric adventure is rewarding for your 2 days tracking chimpanzees Uganda safari, the Budongo forest trails will expose you to the 360 bird species including the Chocolate-backed kingfisher, the White-thighed Hornbill, 290 butterflies, 130 moths, hyenas, Frogs, Monkeys, Bats, 465 trees, and 24 mammals, of which 9 are primates. Our main theme shall lead us to the tracking chimpanzees Budongo forest.
Tracking chimpanzees Budongo Forest: The guided nature walks shall expose us to the traceable population of chimpanzees in the niche, estimated to be about 600-700 Chimpanzees. Due to this attractive 2 days tracking chimpanzees safari, Eco-tourism sites depicting on this mind-blowing feature, have been set and twisted for chimpanzee tracking Safari Uganda like the Busingiro and Kaniyo Padidi eco-tourism sites. These sites are standing and famously habituating some of the chimps.
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Wake up ealry morning for a delicious breakfastnumerous different meals with a diet of over 380 boosted calories, with less or no fat content.
After that by 06:00 get ready, An early preparation ensures us to be done with the park activities by 06:00pm
Itinerary of our 2 Days tracking chimpanzees Safari Highlights:
Day 1: A drive from Kampala to Budongo Forest / Murchison Falls National Park
Our driver will pick you up at 8:00am from your hotel or from the Airport as prior arranged with our tour company. Drive through the Luwero Triangle- a historical place that shuttered and claimed many lives of Ugandan’s during the liberation war that brought the current government into power.
Make it through the curving corners via Nakasongola to Masindi city for a stopover and Lunch. Embark on your drive to Murchison falls National Park. Evening hours shall enable us to have guided nature walks with a game ranger into the forest. Retire back and check in at Budongo Eco Lodge for your dinner, relaxation and overnight.
Day 2: tracking chimpanzees in Budongo Forest, En-routing to Kampala
Catch up your early morning with a warm breakfast, later our guide will direct you to the tracking chimpanzees briefing center at Kaniyo Padidi, Meet up an armed game ranger, spread to the forest to track the chimps. The evocative pant-hoot calls in the wilderness contribute in guiding you to these delightful apes. When you finally meet them, learn their behaviors and the way they live in their families.
You may also get a chance to participate in the habituation process that undergoes activities like feeding them, mimicking their actions as they copy yours too. This shall give a close interaction with these Chimps. Later after this picturesque, Retreat back to your hotel/ lodge by midday, check out. Our tour guide/driver will be ready to transfer you back via Masindi for lunch, and then proceeding to Kampala.
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