4 days Bwindi Impenetrable forest and Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary Uganda Safari Package is a stimulating cold zone inviting us to a long forgotten Bwindi Impenetrable forest, a tropical rain forest where Mountain Gorillas do live, a driftwood habitat with kelp-like moss and twisted patterns that remind us the seaside waves. With a further trek on the countryside to visit the habituated orphaned Chimpanzees rescued from poachers by Uganda Wildlife Authority on Ngamba Island which forms part of the Koome group of islands on Lake Victoria- the principal source of the longest branch of the Nile.
Day 1: Travel to Ngamba Island a home to 40 orphaned Chimpanzees
4 days Bwindi Ipenetrable forest and Ngamba island gives you spectacular views to enjoy gorilla trekking Uganda Safari and Chimpanzee tracking Safari, the best primates Safari in the voluminous tropical rain forests dating back Pleistocene age, on your trek, discover the best destinations with an authentic recipe just the way it was 50 years back.
Our Uganda Safari guide will pick you up from Entebbe Airport/Hotel and transfer you to Ngamba Island raised just 38000 feet above sea level. The short boat ride to Ngamba is about 45 minutes, this gives you a sweet taste to the pearl of Africa as you get to cross the equator on water, moving from the north to the southern hemisphere. Enjoy sweet orange sunsets opening up to cover our heads, we wade in a shade of the boughs on the countryside directing us to Ngamba Island Sanctuary, Be guided about the behaviors of friends of man, enjoy chimpanzee watching as they dance to the island’s nature, see how they feed, other activities on Ngamba Island guide us on what to see and do while here.
Evening hours find us well organised to retire back to the Capital City – Kampala for our dinner and an Overnight at Africana hotel/ Cassia lodge/Sheraton Hotel depending on your Safari budget. Meal Plan; Dinner.
Day 2: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National park south-western Uganda
Wake up early morning, after your delicious breakfast, our Uganda Safari tour guide will be ready in a tour safari van to take you through the luxury life style of the city, the early morning road drive is all about not to encounter with the traffic jam in the city.
We hit the Kampala-Mbarara-Masaka-Kabale highway which is an 8-9 hours road drive with reverting African culture inhabited by the sharp pointing hills, the long horned cattle, the cultural activities like drumming toward the Equator in Masaka, we shall have a stopover at the Uganda equator for amazing picture scenes, some interesting experiments like the different clockwise and antilock wise zero equator movements, You might also buy yourself a souvenir from the Art and craft shops here.
Proceed to Mbarara via the country side hotel Igongo cultural heritage centre, you may have lunch here or have it in Mbarara city-the land of milk, proceed to Kabale the all-day night cold town converged in a lowland place sometimes referred to as the Antarctica of Africa. There are splendid catchy beautiful raised landscapes overlooking Kabale, The mouth-watering nature, sharp pointed hills leading to the sky are fine settings to agriculture. Finally make it to the Promised Land in the evening, have dinner and overnight at either Buhoma community lodge, Gorilla safari Lodge, Bwindi lodge, Nkuringo Gorilla camp, Gorilla forest camp, Bwindi view rest camp.
Day 3: Gorilla Trekking Bwindi Impenentrable forest National Park
Early morning, after your breakfast, pack your lunch, Gorilla trekking equipments like jackets, rain coats, gumboots, a walking stick, and a cap. Our guide will take you to the briefing headquarters for the gorilla trekking guidelines.
Thereafter, along with the tour ranger, be welcomed by the thick bwindi forest, a new smile painting itself upon your freckling face is a must mood to showcase, the gorilla trek takes about 2 – 8 hours, when you encounter with the Bwindi Mountain Gorillas, spend one hour learning their way of life as they groom one another, lay nests and much more. Retire back to your hotel, have dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Retreat back from 4 days Bwindi Ipenetrable forest and Ngamba Island tour safari
Early morning, check out from the hotel, and be prepared for a retreat back to kampala/Airport or your preferred destination as prior organised. The Kabale-Mbarara-Kampala highway guides back to where we came from, have lunch from Mbarara city, and proceed back.
Tour Inclusions: Transportation (4WD vehicle), Packed Water, Gorilla Permits, Guide/Driver, Chimpanzee permits, Ranger guide, entry fee, all park activities, Internet (Mi-fi). Tour Exclusives: Tips, Shopping, Beers, Phone calls, Visas, porters and other expenses not mentioned in the itinerary.