5 Days luxury primate safari

5 Days luxury Primate Safari in Uganda

This 5 days luxury primate safari starts and ends in Entebbe International Airport. It includes a gorilla permit worth $ 700 per person and a chimpanzee permit worth $ 200 per person. The 5 day budget primate safari offers you an opportunity to track both mountain gorillas in bwindi impenetrable forest national park as well as chimpanzees in kibale forest national park.

Trip Highlights

  • Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale forest national park
  • Gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park
  • Boat cruise on Lake Bunyonyi

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 of 5 days luxury primate safari: Arrival and transfer to Kibale National Park

Upon your arrival at the Airport, our company representative welcomes you and transfers to Kibale National Park having stopover at Igongo cultural centre for lunch as well as a visit to the museum to experience the culture of the Banyankole people. After proceed with your drive to Kibale forest having an overnight and dinner at Kibale Forest Camp- FBchimpanzees on 5 days luxury primate safari

Day 2 of 5 days luxury primate safari: Chimpanzee trekking & Bigodi wetland visit

Have breakfast at the lodge and then proceed to the park headquarters for your briefing about the dos and don’ts of Chimpanzee trekking by the rangers who will take you around in search for these chimps. On meeting with them, you are given one hour for interaction and then after get back to the lodge for a late lunch as you prepare to visit Bigodi wetland to see more primate species as well as birds. After, return back to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Chimpanzee Guest House/ Kibale Forest Camp- Full Board

Day 3 of 5 days luxury primate safari: Transfer to Bwindi impenetrable National Park & have a community walk

Have breakfast at the lodge and then start with your drive to Bwindi impenetrable National Park. This takes between 6 to 7 hours to reach the mountain gorilla capital of Bwindi and upon arrival, have a late lunch as you wait to enjoy a community walk to the nearby villages around the park. After, return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Gorilla mist Lodge.

Day 4 of 5 days luxury primate safari: Gorilla trekking & Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi

relaxation on 5 days luxury primate safariEarly breakfast and proceed to the headquarters for your briefing about the dos and don’ts of gorilla trekking by park rangers who will lead in search of mountain gorillas. Once you come face to face with the gorillas, you are amazed and given 1 full hour to interact with them as you take photos. After the trek, return to the Lodge for a late Lunch and then start your drive to Lake Bunyonyi to relax on the lake Shores. Have your overnight at Lake Bunyonyi safari resort.

Day 5 of 5 days luxury primate safari: Departure

After having breakfast, proceed for your drive back to Kampala arriving late afternoon. You can opt to have a stopover at Mpambvire drum makers where you will experience the different ways of making drums. Have lunch enroute and after proceed to Kampala. The guide drops you at the airport for your departure flight or at your hotel in Kampala city.


The safari package includes

Airport Transfers
Transportation by 4 WD safari van, Fuel expenses
Accommodation while on safari
The costs also cover the services of English speaking driver/guide
Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) while on safari,
1 soft drink per meal i.e. a soda or mineral water at/during lunch and dinner,
Park entrance fees
One gorilla permit per person
Community visit
Ranger fees
Fuel plus all activities while on the tour as will be detailed in your itinerary.
One Chimpanzee permit
Tour Exclusions

Local and international flights, Personal Travel insurance, Visa Fees, drinks, cigarettes, tips, souvenirs and any other items of personal nature.


This is a tailor-made safari that can be amended to meet your specific requirements including your preferred number of days, preferred dates of travel, standard of lodges and budget.