• Gorilla in Uganda's Bwindi National Park
    Photo Info Gorilla in Uganda's Bwindi National Park
    Discover Uganda's Gorillas
  • Gorilla trekking Uganda
    Photo Info Gorilla trekking Uganda
    Capture amazing photos of Gorillas
  • Mountain Gorillas in Uganda
    Photo Info Mountain Gorillas in Uganda
    See the Gorilla Families of Bwindi
  • Kyambura Lodge, Kibale
    Photo Info Kyambura Lodge, Kibale
    Enjoy Forest views from your lodge
  • Summary
  • Itinerary
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Primates of Uganda

Discover the culture of Uganda and enjoy a moving experience as you encounter a Mountain Gorilla family in the forests of Bwindi.

Trip Highlights

Entebbe | Kibale Tropical Rainforest | Queen Elizabeth National Park | Bwindi Impenetrable Forest


Gain insight into the lives of the ancient Batwa Pygmy tribe of Uganda
Learn about the medicinal properties of the forest flora.


Gaze into the eyes of a mountain gorilla
Track chimpanzees, humans' closest genetic relatives
View an array of primates, birds and other forest-dwelling wildlife


On a sundowner deck while traditional dancers entertain you
Around the campfire recalling the day’s experiences


Lush tropical rain forests, habitat of many forest wildlife and primates.
The Kazinga channel, an oasis for wildlife, especially hundreds of yawning hippos

PCR Testing – we can’t take the test for you, but we’ve got the where and how covered!

Most countries and airlines require proof of a negative Covid PCR test. As your safari experts, we know their requirements and will take care of scheduling tests during your travels in Uganda, so that it’s conveniently planned into your itinerary and taking into consideration that results take between 24-72 hours. Tests cost between $100 and $330 per person, per test including transport to the testing facility. Your Africa Specialist will give you more information as it relates to your itinerary.

Day 1 - Entebbe

Upon arrival at Entebbe Airport, you will be met by a representative of Lion World Travel and transferred to Karibu Guest House. Relax and enjoy the gardens and views of Lake Victoria.

Accommodation: Karibu Guest House - Standard Room

Day 2 - Entebbe/Kibale Tropical Rain Forest

Today after breakfast, you will be transferred through beautiful agricultural countryside and tea plantations into Kibale tropical rain forest. The gorgeous tropical forest is home to much forest wildlife including various primates along with chimpanzees.

Enjoy the natural beauty of the forest from your tent or cottage privately set within the forest. One chimpanzee trek is included during your stay.

Discover a place where the serene silence is only interrupted by the melodious sounds of the numerous forest birds, that combines comfort with adventure and perfectly blends with the natural environment.

Chimpanzee in Uganda
Chimpanzee in Uganda

Accommodation: Primate Lodge - Tent or Cottage (B, L, D)

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Azure Zanzibar

Zanzibar is the perfect post-safari beach destination, with its white sandy beaches, azure waters and alluring culture. Check out our Azure Zanzibar itinerary or speak to one of our Africa Specialists for more information.

Zanzibar Addon for Tanzania Safaris - Beautiful Beaches and Water Adventures
Matemwe Beach, Zanzibar. Enjoy an island addon and relax after your Gorilla Trekking

Prices are per person in US Dollars, for land arrangements only, based on double occupancy accommodations. Based on a minimum of 2 passengers to operate. Single supplement pricing available on request.

2021 internal air arrangements, economy class per person US$1960 for: Nairobi-Entebbe-Nairobi. Contact us for 2022 rates.

Note: one Gorilla Trek permit per person, and one Chimpanzee Trek permit per person, is included.

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Additional Cost: Extra Gorilla Trek Permit
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 Jan - Dec 2021Jan - Dec 2022
Selling Price $700 $700
Additional Cost: Second Chimpanzee Trek Permit
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Selling Price $200 $200
Additional Cost: Chimpanzee Habituation
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  • Airport transfers 
  • Lion World Travel representative Meet and Greet upon arrival 
  • Transfers in modern, 4X4 vehicles, customized for maximum viewing with open roof hatches. 
  • All accommodations and meals 
  • Professional drivers and guides
  • Batwa Community Visit
  • 1 Chimpanzee tracking permit
  • 1 Gorilla trekking permit
  • Flight Bwindi to Entebbe 
  • All excursions as stated in the itinerary, which includes any park fees and taxes


  • All airfares, fuel surcharges and taxes other than Bwindi to Kajjansi
  • Items of a personal nature such as drinks, laundry, telephone calls, drinks, etc
  • All other services not mentioned 
  • Gratuities/Tips for game rangers/trackers, tour guides and drivers
  • Costs of obtaining Passports or Visas
  • Trip Cancellation, Trip Interruption and Medical Insurance is required for the entire duration of your travels – please note that insurance for this trip is a mandatory requirement from suppliers in Africa – proof of insurance must be provided before bookings are confirmed. It is your personal responsibility to ensure you have enough travel insurance coverage from the provider of your choice. Please let your Africa Specialist know if you would like information on this.


*Prices in USD, based on double occupancy, restrictions apply

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