Best Primate Trekking Safaris in Uganda

Posted by on January 30, 2018

 Primate Safaris that combine Gorilla – Chimpanzee – Golden Monkeys

Moderate and Luxury Primate Trekking Safaris in Africa’s Premier Primate Destination – Uganda


Discover the Great Apes on the Best Primate Trekking Safaris that Combine Gorilla, Chimpanzee Trekking Safaris. Here are the best options to get the Best inPrimate Trekking Safaris Primates on a mid-range or Luxury Safari in Uganda. We offer you an array of choices or we can design the just right Safari for you that combines Uganda’s Mountain Gorillas, Chimpanzees, and Golden Monkeys.

When it comes to Gorillas, Uganda that has the most Mountain Gorillas (480+) and Chimpanzees (5,000+) and one of the largest populations of Golden Monkeys. Not only is Uganda the Premier PrimateTrekking Safari Destination in East Africa where you can actually see them as promised.

When it comes to Primate Trekking Safaris, the Safari of choice for many of our Clients is a 7-Day Combined Gorilla Trekking – Tree-Climbing Lions – Wildlife and Chimpanzee Safari.  Fly into Kigali Rwanda or Entebbe Uganda and fly out of the other country which means less drive-time and more times with the Mountain Gorillas, Chimpanzees, and Golden Monkeys.


Uganda – m0re Time with the Primates

What many who are planning to visit do not realize is that in Uganda, you can spend more time, more than one hour with a Gorilla Family, Chimpanzee Group or a group of Golden Monkeys. 

Choose the Habituation Experience with the Mountain Gorillas in the South End of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Rushaga-Nkuringo area and you can spend 4 hours with a Gorilla Family on an all-day Gorilla Habituation Experience Trek with just 4 participants. 

In Kibale Forest, there are almost 1,500 Chimpanzee plus 12 other primates.  Here the Chimpanzee Habituation Experience allows you to spend all day with a group of Chimpanzees. 

In Mgahinga Gorilla Park, you can be in the Presence of a Group of Golden Monkeys for 4-Hours.

The 3-Primate  Habituation Experiences take place only in Uganda, the Premier Primate – Gorilla – Chimpanzee – Golden Monkey Destination in East Africa.


Uganda is your best Choice for Primate Trekking Safaris that include Gorilla, Chimpanzees and Golden Monkeys – There are 480 plus Mountain Gorillas in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable Forest (400+) and Mgahinga Gorilla Park (80+) out of a total of 880+ Mountain Gorillas remaining in the Wild. 

Uganda has more Chimpanzees (5000+) than the rest of East Africa has combined, Kibale Forest has nearly 1500 Chimpanzees with an almost 200% sighting success Rate. 

Uganda’s Mgahinga Gorilla Park with its 3 Volcanoes and Bamboo Forests  is home to a large number of Golden Monkeys that you can visit for 1 hour on a Trek or 4 hours on a Golden Monkey Habitation Experience


The Best Best Primate Trekking Safaris in Uganda that Combine Gorillas – Chimpanzees & Golden Monkeys


5 Day  Gorilla Chimpanzee Wildlife Safari in Uganda:

5 Days of Gorilla and Chimpanzee Tracking Wildlife Safari – a quite popular offering combining the Best of Uganda in 5 Days – Gorillas-Chimpanzees, Tree-Climbing Lions, Wildlife, Scenic wonders of both Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Queen Elizabeth Park.

This is one of our most popular safaris since it combines so much into a 5-day safari in Uganda -Gorilla – Chimpanzee Trekking and Wildlife Safari.

You can change the Gorilla Tracking on this safari to the 4-hour Gorilla Habituation and keep the rest of the Itinerary the same – but have an all day with the trek Gorilla Experience


5 Day Gorilla and Chimpanzee Habituation Experience Safari:

This is a compact 5-day moderately priced safari for the Great Ape Enthusiast where you spend 4 hours with a gorilla family and all-day with a Chimpanzee Group.

The only thing is that you spend one day with a long drive time – this is why we recommend making this safari into a 6 or 7 day Safari and add in Queen Elizabeth Wildlife and Hiking such as the Kyambura Gorge – BBC called it “The Lost Valley” which is a huge gash in the Savannah the Western Rift Valley.

The 5-day Habituation Safari is a favorite with those who are limited by time but want the experience of being with both Chimpanzees and Gorillas for a lengthier time.  It does include one long drive time between Bwindi Forest and Kibale Forest.


5-day Luxury Gorilla – Chimpanzee Habituation Experience Safari (with a flight between Bwindi and Kibale Forests:

This Safari begins in Kigali- Rwanda – Trek the Mountain Gorilla on a Gorilla Habituation Experience All-day Trek and then fly to Kibale Forest where you spend all day with a Chimpanzee Group on a Chimpanzee Habituation Experience Safari.

You have the option of flying from Entebbe to Bwindi Forest, onward to Kibale Forest after the Gorilla Habituation Experience and then fly back to Uganda.

Due to flight availability, the order above cannot be reversed on this Safari staying in Luxury Lodges in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Kibale Forest.

This Safari is presently only offered by Kabiza Wilderness Safaris.


7-Day Luxury Gorilla -Chimpanzee Habituation Experience plus Wildlife Safari:

This is the luxury safari version of our popular 7-day Mid-Range Habituation Safari where you have the choice of upmarket, luxury and exclusive lodges in or near 3 parks where you will be on this one of a kind safari.

Book this Safari well ahead of the time you plan to be in Africa since Habituation Permits are small in number compared to normal Gorilla Trekking or Chimpanzee Trekking.

A luxury Safari gives you that added plus knowing that you will have excellent accommodations and meals, along with better and more attentive services.  The most important factor that makes your safari special is a knowledgeable Safari Guide from us.


Uganda 6 Day  Gorilla – Chimpanzee – Wildlife Safari:

This Six Day Safari includes Gorilla and Chimpanzee  Trekking and Wildlife Game Drives.

It includes Bwindi Impenetrable  Forest with the Mountain Gorilla Tracking, Wildlife and Chimpanzee Trekking in Queen Elizabeth Park including the famous Tree-Climbing Lions.

6 days taking the Gorillas of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, the wildlife and chimpanzees of Queen Elizabeth Park and the wildlife of Lake Mburo which includes the endangered Rothschild Giraffes.

Six jam-packed days of Mountain Gorillas – Chimpanzees in the Kyambura Gorge and wildlife in both Queen Elizabeth Park and Lake Mburo Park, at an affordable price without compromising the quality of the Safari.


7-Day Luxury Gorilla – Chimpanzee Habituation Experience – Wildlife Safari – Our Most Popular Luxury Safari;

This luxury 7-Day Habituation Experience Wildlife safari begins in Kigali Rwanda and you fly out of Entebbe in Uganda. During your 7 days you spend 4 hours with a gorilla family, all day with a large gorilla group, see the tree climbing lions of Ishasha, game drives in Queen Elizabeth Park and a wildlife and boat ride on the Kazinga Channel.

Spend 6 nights in some of Uganda’s exclusive and luxury Safaris where you most often have a splendid scenic View, excellent meals, and memorable service.

Fly into Kigali, Rwanda and out of Entebbe, Uganda.


8-Day – Gorilla – Lion – Wildlife – Chimpanzee Safari::

On this private luxury Safari, you can choose the exclusive Gorilla Habituation Experience – the CHEX-Chimpanzee Habituation Experience that is all day with a Chimpanzee Safari and the Lion Tracking Research with the Uganda Carnivore Project.

Activities that you will not find on the average Uganda Safari Itinerary.  – three out o the ordinary activities.  On the featured activities, there are permit and space restraints and we suggest that you book six months in advance with us.

We allow you to choose your favorite lodges and will advice yo as to which one might be best suited for you.


10-Day Moderately Priced – Primate Habituation Experience Safari from Entebbe-Uganda:

This is a moderately Prices Primate Safari where you spend more time with Gorillas, Chimpanzees and Golden Monkeys.

Add the wildlife of Queen Elizabeth Park which includes the tree-climbing Lions and the Lion Tracking research Experience and you have a most amazing 7-Day in three of Uganda’s best parks – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Queen Elizabeth Park, and Kibale Forest.

Stay at great mid-rage priced, quality Lodges where you have better rooms, and better food all equaling a great time in Uganda.  This is one of our most popular Safaris, chosen by many happy clients.


10-Day Luxury Primate Habituation Experience Safari from Kigali – Rwanda:

This is a one-of-a-kind safari where you spend 4 hours with a Gorilla Family, all-day with a group of Chimpanzees and 5 hours with the Golden Monkeys in Mgahinga Gorilla Park.

This is a Wild Luxury Safari where you stay in some of Uganda’s best luxury lodges while you trek through Western Uganda.

The Safari begins in Entebbe and ends in Kigali, it can be reversed if you wish.

This is one of the favorite itineraries with loves of primates since it maximizes the times them.  This like all of our safaris can be customized into the safari that you would like.


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