Uganda's premier chimpanzee tracking destination
The best place to go chimpanzee tracking in Uganda, with superb forest birding opportunities too.
Kibale has the greatest variety and concentration of primates in East Africa, and is also one of the best places in Uganda for birding. This area is one of the last strongholds of the red colobus, and as well as the black and white colobus, there are 12 other primate species present including L’Hoest’s monkey, grey cheeked mangabey and chimpanzee. Chimpanzee tracking and birding are the main activities on a Kibale Safari holiday and you may be lucky enough to spot the rare forest elephant or even a leopard.
The best time to go chimpanzee trekking in Kibale is during the dry seasons, between June and September, and from December to February. The forest is less dense during this time, there are fewer mosquitoes, and spotting the primates is a lot easier. Chimps can be seen all year round, but trail conditions can be quite challenging during the wet season.
Call Us - 01768 603 715
Unsure where to start? Give us a call and speak to our team.
Far & Wild Customer Reviews
Find out what our customers think of their adventures!Read all reviews
I didn't realise my high expectations could be so easily exceeded
Wow….the holiday of a lifetime!
Just back from a fabulous self-drive…
Adventure of a Lifetime in Kenya
Amazing Experience in Tanzania!
- Queen Elizabeth
- 12 Days
- £7670 PP
- View Trip
Rwanda & Uganda Gorillas, Chimps, & Game
- QE Park
- 11 Days
- £6590 PP
- View Trip
Plan with an Expert
Have a look at our original holiday experiences and then contact us with your brief, or call 01768 603 715
A detailed itinerary in 24hrs
Our experts will send you a detailed holiday itinerary within 24 hours. It's our service promise to you.
Tailor-made doesn't mean expensive! Ask about our price promise and book with financial security.
A detailed itinerary in 24 hours
Speak to a Uganda expert to start planning your adventure
Call an expert on
01768 603 715