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10 Days Classic Uganda Primate Tour and Community Work provided by Nkuringo Walking Safaris

10 Days Classic Uganda Primate Tour and Community Work

10 Days Classic Uganda Primate Tour and Community Work
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This Classic Primate tour combines the safari highlights of Uganda such as the exciting chimpanzee tracking in the African rain forests of Kibale National Park, with an optional full day chimpanzee habituation experience, impressive Game drives in the vast African Savannah plains of Queen Elizabeth National Park and of course the unforgettable gorilla trekking in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. This safari also gives you an opportunity to join our “voluntourism program” and spare two days on your safari to serve in the community.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 10 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Available languages
German, English, French, Spanish
What to expect
  • Day 1- Arrival at Entebbe Airport& transfer to Papyrus Guesthouse on BB Day 2 - Entebbe – Kibale Forest National Park After breakfast, set off for KINP. This park offers some of the most varied tracts of tropical forest in Uganda. The drive takes 5 -7 hours, in time for lunch in Fort Portal. After lunch, shake off the long drive with a walk to the famous “top of the world” along the crater lakes. O/N: Ndali Lodge, FB Day 3 - Chimpanzee tracking - Queen Elizabeth National Park Start early by tracking chimpanzees in KINP. Learn about the flora and fauna of the national park. After the tracking, drive leisurely southwards to QENP, the most popular park in Uganda. It offers diverse ecosystems, classic big game,10 primate and over 600 bird species. Explore the park in a extensive evening game drive. O/N: Katara Lodge, FB Day 4 - Queen Elizabeth National Park Spend the day exploring the park further, with an early morning game drive, then a boat trip on Kazinga Channel followed by the drive southwards to the Ishasha sector, re-known for tree climbing lions. O/N: Ishasha Jungle Lodge, FB Day 5 - Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Drive further south to BINP one of Uganda´s oldest and most diverse rainforests, home to more than 320 mountain gorillas, 400 plants, 120 mammal and over 350 species of birds. Walk for 7 hours through the forest from Buhoma to Nkuringo on the southern side. O/N: Nkuringo Gorilla Camp En-suite Cottage, FB Day 6 – Gorilla tracking Start the most exciting day of your safari with an 8am briefing about gorilla etiquette. Hike the impenetrable forest till you find the gorillas. For 1hour you are allowed to watch those majestic giants! Depending on the duration of the track you can either relax in the afternoon at the lodge or go for another walk around and explore the village. O/N: Nkuringo Gorilla Lodge, FB Day 7 – 8 – Community Work Use your profession, talents and gifts to serve! Construction, Carpentry, Farming, Art, etc. Join our “voluntourism program” and spare 2 days on your safari to serve in the community. All skills are welcome. O/N: Nkuringo Gorilla Camp En-suite Cottage, FB Day 9 - Walking& canoe excursion Lake Mutanda – transfer to Lake Bunyonyi Explore the Nkuringo area by spend the day walking and canoeing. Our Walking Safari guide will take you past villages, farms, churches. At Lake Mutanda, enjoy your lunch before getting into the dugout canoes that will take you to the other side. Sit back, relax and enjoy. Meet up with your vehicle for transfer to Lake Bunyonyi, the deepest Crater Lake in Uganda. O/N: Bird’s Nest Lake Bunyonyi, FB Day 10 – Lake Bunyonyi – Entebbe – Late evening flight transfer After Breakfast depart L. Bunyonyi for Entebbe, with lunch en-route at Igongo Cultural centre in Mbarara, then proceed via the Equator for a coffee break enroute. Day room-use at Papyrus Guesthouse, and later transfer for evening flight back home.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 10 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
German, English, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
What to expect
  • Day 1- Arrival at Entebbe Airport& transfer to Papyrus Guesthouse on BB Day 2 - Entebbe – Kibale Forest National Park After breakfast, set off for KINP. This park offers some of the most varied tracts of tropical forest in Uganda. The drive takes 5 -7 hours, in time for lunch in Fort Portal. After lunch, shake off the long drive with a walk to the famous “top of the world” along the crater lakes. O/N: Ndali Lodge, FB Day 3 - Chimpanzee tracking - Queen Elizabeth National Park Start early by tracking chimpanzees in KINP. Learn about the flora and fauna of the national park. After the tracking, drive leisurely southwards to QENP, the most popular park in Uganda. It offers diverse ecosystems, classic big game,10 primate and over 600 bird species. Explore the park in a extensive evening game drive. O/N: Katara Lodge, FB Day 4 - Queen Elizabeth National Park Spend the day exploring the park further, with an early morning game drive, then a boat trip on Kazinga Channel followed by the drive southwards to the Ishasha sector, re-known for tree climbing lions. O/N: Ishasha Jungle Lodge, FB Day 5 - Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Drive further south to BINP one of Uganda´s oldest and most diverse rainforests, home to more than 320 mountain gorillas, 400 plants, 120 mammal and over 350 species of birds. Walk for 7 hours through the forest from Buhoma to Nkuringo on the southern side. O/N: Nkuringo Gorilla Camp En-suite Cottage, FB Day 6 – Gorilla tracking Start the most exciting day of your safari with an 8am briefing about gorilla etiquette. Hike the impenetrable forest till you find the gorillas. For 1hour you are allowed to watch those majestic giants! Depending on the duration of the track you can either relax in the afternoon at the lodge or go for another walk around and explore the village. O/N: Nkuringo Gorilla Lodge, FB Day 7 – 8 – Community Work Use your profession, talents and gifts to serve! Construction, Carpentry, Farming, Art, etc. Join our “voluntourism program” and spare 2 days on your safari to serve in the community. All skills are welcome. O/N: Nkuringo Gorilla Camp En-suite Cottage, FB Day 9 - Walking& canoe excursion Lake Mutanda – transfer to Lake Bunyonyi Explore the Nkuringo area by spend the day walking and canoeing. Our Walking Safari guide will take you past villages, farms, churches. At Lake Mutanda, enjoy your lunch before getting into the dugout canoes that will take you to the other side. Sit back, relax and enjoy. Meet up with your vehicle for transfer to Lake Bunyonyi, the deepest Crater Lake in Uganda. O/N: Bird’s Nest Lake Bunyonyi, FB Day 10 – Lake Bunyonyi – Entebbe – Late evening flight transfer After Breakfast depart L. Bunyonyi for Entebbe, with lunch en-route at Igongo Cultural centre in Mbarara, then proceed via the Equator for a coffee break enroute. Day room-use at Papyrus Guesthouse, and later transfer for evening flight back home.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 13301P7
Call +65 6670 9674
Important information
Inclusions
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
Exclusions
  • Excess luggage charges (where applicable)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Duration
10 days
Departure details
  • Location Name: Papyrus Guest House Entebbe
  • Kampala, Kampala, Central Region
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
Exclusions
  • Excess luggage charges (where applicable)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Departure details
  • Location Name: Papyrus Guest House Entebbe
  • Kampala, Kampala, Central Region
Duration
10 days
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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Bill G
Canberra, Australia67 contributions
Best experience I ever had
May 2019
Our trip was actually organised by Wild Frontier Safaris and we spent 3 days at Buhoma Lodge and walked into see the H group on the second day. It took me one and half hours but some of the walking was not difficult. When I arrived it was just so wonderful I was almost in tears, it was one of the most amazing hours of my life, 14 gorillas who just went on with their lives and occasionally came right up to us. Two hours of a steep climb to get out,
Written 30 December 2019
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By: Nkuringo Walking Safaris
VitaliTaeten
VitaliTaeten
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Through Savannahs to the gorillas and back
Just back from a fantastic 2 weeks journey through western Uganda. Excellent tour guide, well chosen places to stay
stevensusser
stevensusser
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Magical Trip to Uganda
My son and I spent two weeks experiencing the magic that is Uganda and we will never forget our time there. Truly a
Sarah_Br1
Sarah_Br1
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Travel in Covid times- 2.5 unforgettable weeks
In November 2020, we travelled Uganda as a couple in a 4*4 Jeep. Considering the difficult time we are all in, we
kwaAlaska
kwaAlaska
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Great walk and canoe trip.
Don’t miss out on this unique experience. Our guide with Nkuringo Walking Safaris, Richard was excellent. We had a
victoriavG5096ZE
victoriavG5096ZE
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Amazing 7 day - Gorilla and Chimp tracking and QENP.
My husband and I had a week vacation, which is not a lot given all the things we wanted to do/see. Nkuringo organiz
tomrV4961TY
tomrV4961TY
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An incredible way to see Uganda
For part of our trip we trekked through the mountainous region of Uganda, from Gahinga to Bwindi, via Lake Mutanda
ugandaexcellentadven
ugandaexcellentadven
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Business
TOTAL COSTING Single occupancy USD 3995. Double occupancy USD 5115. Includes: Car hire, English speaking driver
SafariMundo
SafariMundo
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Incredible Lifetime Experience!
We traveled as a group of 6 in January with Nkuringo Safaris . Our tour guide/driver/ game tracker/ organizer was J
Carmen K
Carmen K
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Private Taylor made 24-Day Uganda Rwanda AMAZING experience
My husband and I wanted a private safari tour. This was our first safari and our first visit to Africa. I used Trip
Hannah W
Hannah W
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Outstanding Safari with an excellent guide
We were lucky enough to have Jack as our guide on our 14 day trip through Uganda and Ruanda. Due to his experience
simone d
simone d
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I left my heart there
My walking safari with Nkuringo has been one of the best experiences of my life. I started in Kigali, visited the
Carol P
Carol P
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Great Gorilla Trekking & so close!
Incredible experience. Trekkers found their sleeping area & then we could follow the broken trees to see them for t
Alessandra v
Alessandra v
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Taylor made experience
We did a 14days tour through Uganda. The mixture of game drive and walking was as suitable as the chosen accomondat
Hillary R
Hillary R
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Guided hike to Suma Falls
We hired Moses of Nkuringo walking Safaris to guide us on a hike to Suma falls. The hike was beautiful and rigorou
Floridian2014
Floridian2014
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Trek from Buhoma to Nkuringo
My husband and I recently went gorilla trekking in Bwindi. Since I wanted to see two groups in two different locat
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