Looking for where to see chimpanzees in the wild? Uganda chimpanzees are some of the best to track on the African continent. You shouldn't resist an inch to have your chimpanzee trekking safaris in Uganda. Kibale Forest National Park is apparently the primate capital of East Africa and has the highest concentration of primates among st all national parks in the world. Ngamba Island is a virgin isolated destination that shelters the orphaned chimps. The magical Kyambura gorge offers one of the finest experiences you will ever come across. The chimpanzee encounter in the "Pearl of Africa" is not only amazing but also raw. You will get to see these apes in their natural habitat and get to spend a full hour around them. The activity requires one to have a permit that costs $150 per person. This permit can be booked directly in person or through a local safari company. When you secure one, your dates are reserved and you can rest be assured of an encounter with chimps. We can help you arrange a whole safari or purchase the permits instead. Spark off your adventure today by looking through some of our Uganda chimpanzee trekking safaris.
Uganda Chimpanzee Tracking, Habituation Safaris
Our Chimp tracking safaris are crafted for affordability. We have arranged a couple of Chimpanzee habituation experiences before and can arrange one for you. The activity is very fascinating! Walking in the jungles whilst you search for these great apes in their natural habitat is a thrilling experience. Just like every other safari activity, chimp trekking does has rules and regulations that ought to be adhered to.
Why go Chimpanzee Tracking in Uganda
Uganda apparently harbors the biggest population of chimps in the East African region followed by Rwanda and Tanzania respectively. Tracking in Uganda offers you variety. You have a huge array of destinations to choose from. For first timers, Kibale National Park should be your primary destination.
Where are chimpanzees found in Uganda
The best spots for seeing chimps in Uganda are: Kibale Forest, Kyambura Gorge, Kalinzu Forest, Maramagambo Forest, Budongo Forest and Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary. Kibale, Kyambura and Ngamba are the most popular destinations in their respective order. We offer safaris to all these destinations and can craft for you one at a very affordable price.
Cost / Price of Chimpanzee Trekking
Chimpanzee tracking in Uganda requires one to have a permit that is sold on first come first serve basis by Uganda Wildlife Authority. Each permit costs $150 and can be purchased in person, at the park entrance or through a tour and travel company. This is the card you will present at the park just before your adventure.