2 days in Kibale N/P Chimpanzee tracking

2 Days
From $0
Activity Level
4X4 Land Cruiser
Comfort Level
Mid Range

Trip Overview

Day 1: Drive from Kampala to Kibale National Park for a nature walk in Bigodi

Day 2: Go on a Chimpanzee Tour


Day 1: drive from Kampala to Kibale national park for Bigodi nature walk,

The tour begins with a drive to Kibale National Park, where you can observe monkeys on verandas as you approach the forest. You will then embark on a 4-5 hour guided walk through Bigodi, home to 200 bird species including the crested crane and Great Blue Turaco. During the walk, you can engage in activities such as birdwatching, butterfly viewing, and tracking wildlife and primates. You may also spot other animals such as mongooses, wild pigs, bushbucks, sitatunga antelopes, and otters around the swamp. It is recommended to wear sturdy walking shoes for this walk. After your experience in Bigodi swamp, you will be driven back to your booked accommodation. However, if you are interested in experiencing life in an African village, AA Safaris can arrange for you to stay in a local hut for the night at an affordable price.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Accommodation: primate Lodge
Day 2: Chimpanzee Tour

The Chimpanzee Trekking activity of the safari begins early in the morning after breakfast. The activity starts with a briefing with park rangers at 8 AM, before heading out in groups of 6 guests accompanied by 2 rangers. The trek can last the whole day, depending on how long you wish to observe these primates. It is recommended to wear sturdy shoes and layers, including rain gear, and to tuck your pants into your boots to avoid safari ants and stinging nettles. You may also want to wear gardening gloves for added protection. After the trek, you will be driven back to Kampala, marking the end of your 2-day Chimpanzee Safari in Uganda.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Accommodation: No accmmodation


AA Safaris has created a special short Chimpanzee Trekking safari to Kibale Forest, which includes a nature walk to spot birds and primates, Kibale Forest Game Park is located in west-central Uganda, east of the Rwenzori Mountains and near the town of Fort Portal. It is one of the few remaining areas that contain both lowland and montane forests and is connected to Queen Elizabeth National Park by a continuous forest. Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to explore the beauty of Kibale Forest.


primate Lodge
Set against the stunning backdrop of Lake Kyaninga and the Rwenzori Mountains beyond, Kyaninga Lodge is the spectacular result of one man’s vision and six years of unwavering commitment to creating an experience of Africa’s beauty unlike anything else. You can experience the beauty and romance of this unexplored region, while staying in the height of luxury and elegance. Nine exclusive cottages made from hand carved logs, superb dining, and a wealth of adventures await.

Availability and Prices

Mar 1 - Jan 31, 2023
Double Occupancy
$ 580
Per Person
Single Occupancy
$ 0
Per Person
  • Transfers upon arrival and departure
  • Accommodation as indicated in the itinerary
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Daily activities and excursions as indicated in the itinerary
  • All gratuities
  • Airfare to and from destination
  • Trip cancellation insurance or any other travel insurance
  • Visas
  • Alcoholic beverages