Chimpanzee Habituation experience Uganda also known as GHEX. It is a 4 hour Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest National Park Uganda
Kibale Forest National Park
Kibale Forest offers a rich and distinctive habitat for more than 250 species of mammals Chimpanzees inclusive.
The Forest has over 300 varieties of birds and other primates such as black and white colobus monkeys.
The biggest draw for tourists is seeing chimpanzees in their natural habitat and seeing monkeys on the path to the forest.
Kibale has the highest concentration of primate species in East Africa and they include;
Chimpanzees that are roughly 45 members, baboons and red colobus monkeys.
Blue monkeys are small in number and there’s also black and white colobus monkeys.
Otherwise other creatures present are the Elephants, Buffalo, bush pigs, birds and duikers.
Kibale Habituation Experience Uganda
Kanyanchu in Kibale National Park is the spot for chimpanzee habituation and normal chimpanzee tracking.
With this primate walk, visitors have 80% chances of locating chimpanzees in their natural habitant.
Note that many of these are really shy, so you will be fortunate to observe them.
With Chimpanzee Habituation Experience guests interaction with the chimps at personal level.
Habituation process helps Tourists to experience the forest more fully with the help of primate trails and self-guided paths, plus nighttime activities.
Apart from the wild life, there are beautiful crater lakes, hills, and other varied scenery that are eye catching.
This offers significant opportunities for ecotourism, together with the forest, marshes and primates, birds, and butterflies.
3 Days Chimpanzee Habituation Experience Uganda
DAY 1- Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park and evening Bigodi Nature walk
From your hotel in Kampala and Entebbe, after early morning breakfast, the safari guide will pick you and leave for Kibale forest Park with lunch en route.
You will have Meals and over night at Ndali Lodge (luxury) or Isunga lodge/Kibale Guest house (mid range) and Kibale forest camp tent/Kibale guest house (budget)
DAY 2- CHEX –Chimpanzee Habituation Experience Uganda
After breakfast at 5Am, assemble at UWA offices for briefing and Chimpanzee habituation experience registration
Next, walk to the jungle for CHEX to see how chimps wake up and leave their nests.
You will observe their day to day routines or activities, until evening when they make their new nests.
Dinner and overnight at Ndali Lodge (luxury) or Isunga lodge/Kibale Guest house (mid range) and Kibale forest camp tent/Kibale guest house (budget)
DAY 3- Transfer to Entebbe Airport for your departure flight
Safari package quotation includes the following:
Transportation by a 4wd and Full board accommodation with Bigodi cultural walk
1 CHEX permit at 250$ per permit and Full time English speaking Driver or guide
More so is En route lunches as well as Airport transfers.
However, package excludes expenses of personal nature such as Visas, drinks like Alchol, laundry and tips to local guides.
It neither includes Telephone bills nor personal insurance etc.
To Sign up Chimpanzee habituation experience Uganda contact us at Katona Tours and Travel.