4 Days Team Building Tour to Bwindi impenetrable and Kibale national park (Gorillas and Chimpanzees).

Tour Overview

4 Days Team Building Tour to Bwindi and Kibale national park  : This Team Building Tor takes you on a visit to the Misty Forests of Bwindi Impenetrable national park a world renowned home for the largest population of endangered mountain gorillas in the world, the forests of Bwindi is a home to more than half of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas with over 720 mountain gorillas.

Lake Bunyonyi – the second deepest Lake in Africa and Queen Elizabeth national park a popular wildlife destination for tree – climbing trees are the other destinations to visit on this team building safari.

kibale forest national park

Tour Highlights

  • Gorilla trekking is an enchanting once-in a life time experience offering you an opportunity to come face to face with the gentle giants and watch them play, feed and grooming their young ones.
  • Game viewing through the savannah plains of Queen Elizabeth national park while enjoying views of nature and animals on well maintain game – viewing tracks. Morning game drive is the best time due to high chances of seeing a number of animals such as elephants, lions, leopards and warthogs among others.
  • Boat ride on the Lake Bunyonyi exploring different islands found in the lake and watching various species of birds.

Detailed itinerary of 4 Days Team Building Tour to Bwindi impenetrable and Kibale national park (Gorillas and Chimpanzees)

Day 1:  Transfer to Bwindi

You will be picked from your offices or preferred location in Kampala by our Guide, he will brief you about your tour and transfer to Bwindi impenetrable national park in a comfortable 4X4 wheel vehicle. From Kampala to Bwindi impenetrable national park in the South – west region of Uganda is a drive of approximately 9 hours of drive, along the way you will have a stopover at the Equator crossing in Kayabwe for photography and another stopover in Mbarara for lunch. Proceed to the park arriving in the evening, check –in to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.

Accommodation options

  • Broadbill Forest Camp (Budget)
  • Rushaga Gorilla Haven Lodge (Mid-range)
  • Rushaga Gorilla Lodge (Luxury)

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 2:  Gorilla trekking in Bwindi and transfer to Lake Bunyonyi for a canoe ride

You will wake up early for breakfast and transfer to the park’s headquarters with your packed lunch for briefing about mountain gorillas together with other trekkers at 07:45 am, a ranger will take you through the rules and regulations to follow while in the forest and presence of mountain gorillas. You will also be grouped into 8 people and be assigned a gorilla group to trek then head into the forests of Bwindi’s Rushaga sector looking for mountain gorillas.

Gorilla trekking takes approximately 1-8 hours depending on the movement of gorillas and when you find the gorillas you will spend approximately 1 hour in the presence of gorillas while observing their fascinating behavior, take pictures among others.

After the trekking, you will transfer to the park’s headquarters then exit Bwindi and transfer to Lake Bunyonyi found in the most beautiful area of Uganda (western region) referred to as the Switzerland of Africa and this because of its unique despite its location near the Equator.

Lake Bunyonyi is the second deepest lake in Africa with the depth of 900 meters, the lake is one of the few places in Uganda where the water is considered to be safe for swimming as it is Bilharzia free. You will do a canoe ride on the calm waters of this lake visiting different islands and enjoy views of several bird species. Head to your lodge, check in for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation options

  • Bunyonyi View Resort (Budget)
  • Bunyonyi Safari Resort (Mid-range)
  • Birdnest@ Bunyonyi Resort (Luxury)

Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3:  – Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park and Bigodi swamp walk

You will have breakfast and head to Lake Bunyonyi for either another boat ride or a walk around the shores of the lake enjoying amazing views of the lake and the surrounding areas. After the experience you will transfer to Kibale Forest national park, along the way you will have lunch in Fort portal and be treated to amazing views of the Mountain of the Moons “Mountain Rwenzori”. When you arrive in the park, you will check into your lodge and last for a while, later you will go for a visit to the Bigodi Swamp Eco-tourism site where you will spot uncommon species of plants, birds such as Great Blue Turacco, little Bulbul, Rwenzori Turaco and the Narina Trogon and small primates such as olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys among others. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

 Accommodation options

  • Rwenzori Guest House (Budget)
  • Chimpanzee Forest Guest House (Mid-range)
  • Primate Lodge (Luxury)

Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 4:  Chimp track and transfer back to Kampala  

You will have early breakfast and transfer to the park’s headquarters for briefing about chimpanzee tracking together with other trackers, you will be briefed about the rules and regulations to follow during the experience then hike into the forests of Kibale looking for chimpanzees.

 While on the hike you will also spot other primates such as Grey cheeked Mangabeys, Phoestes, Red-Colobus and the Blue tailed and the Red-tailed monkeys and many bird species. When you find the chimpanzees, you will spend one hour in their presence while taking pictures and watching them swing on tree branches, watch them take care of their young ones, grooming each other and take amazing pictures.

After the experience you will return to the lodge for lunch, then checkout and transfer back to Kampala arriving in the afternoon. You will be dropped off either at your offices or at the preferred location.

 End of 4 Days Team Building Tour to Bwindi impenetrable and Kibale national park (Gorillas and Chimpanzees)

 

Tour inclusions

  • The services of a professional English Speaking Guide/Driver
  • Transport in a comfortable and standard Tour Van
  • All the activities indicated in the package
  • Accommodation for two nights
  • All meals and bottled water during the tour
  • Airport transfer
  • Government taxes

 Tour Exclusions

  • Visas
  • International flights
  • Expenses on things that appear personal in nature
  • Accommodation before or after the tour
  • Tips to the Guide/Driver and Hotel staff