Trek with the Primates in Uganda

from per guestfrom R 58,999.00 per guest58,999.00
This adventure includes: 4 Nights | Permits | Select Transfers.   Located in southwestern Uganda, the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is said to be Africa’s oldest rainforest and is world-renowned for its excellent... View Full Description

This adventure includes: 4 Nights | Permits | Select Transfers.
 
Located in southwestern Uganda, the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is said to be Africa’s oldest rainforest and is world-renowned for its excellent gorilla-sighting opportunities. Aside from the amazing gorilla interactions, there are other activities such as a network of forest walks, over 340 species of bird to spot and a variety of butterflies. Add to the mix a second bucket list experience by trekking to find the Chimps and you will get to realise for yourself why they call Uganda the pearl of Africa!
 
   
Destinations
 
Fort Portal
Straddling Uganda’s lush equatorial rainforest, Fort Portal is a striking designated tourism city of Uganda that rests in the Western Region of the country, north-west of the bustling city of Mbarara. Perched at an elevation of around 1500 metres, Fort Portal offers sublime scenery with views over the Ruwenzori Range and the Mufumbiro volcanoes, as well as flourishing landscapes with it being a verdant tea-growing area. This friendly town's central location makes it a convenient base from which to explore the scenic surrounding landscapes. Adventure seekers and nature lovers alike can track the chimps in the magical Kibale Forest National Park, explore the enchanting Crater Lakes or enjoy the delightful hot springs and dynamic central African wildlife of Semuliki National Park. Don't miss culturally significant Kabarole Main Mosque.
 
  
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Located in southwestern Uganda, the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is said to be Africa’s oldest rainforest. It is world-renowned for its excellent gorilla-sighting opportunities. The rugged landscape features dense jungle, cascading waterfalls, sparkling mountain streams, deep valleys and steep ridges. This untouched forest has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site because of its breathtaking natural beauty and unique ecological significance. Aside from the amazing gorilla interactions, there are other draw cards such as a network of forest walks, over 340 species of bird to spot and a variety of butterflies. Don’t miss the opportunity to explore the spectacular Virunga Volcanoes.
 
   
   
Children under the age of 15 regretfully not allowed.
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