Overview of the 1 day Kibale Forest Safari Uganda tour/ 1 day Uganda safari in Kibale National Park
Would you like to explore the great tropical paradise of Kibale Forest National Park? Get you safari boots and come with me as we explore the untamed jungle of Kibale on a 1-day nature hiking safari in Kibale National Park Uganda.
Kibale National Park is located in the western district of Kibale and is found about 312km away from Kampala the capital city of Uganda. Kibale forest national park is any primatologists top bucket list place to visit given its wide range of unique biodiversity. Dubbed the primate capital of the world, Kibale is famously renowned for its high population of chimpanzees that are believed to be numbering to 5000 individuals. Beyond chimpanzees, Kibale national park has still rich biodiversity which includes 12 other primates species which include black and white colobus monkeys, grey-cheeked mangabeys, L’Hoest monkeys, vervet monkeys. Kibale is any birders paradise as it is home to 350 bird species which include specials like green breasted pitta, great blue turaco, African pitta and many others. You can still find 300 tree species in Kibale national park.
The epitome of this 1 day Uganda tour Kibale national park will be 2 nature walk expeditions in Kibale national park. One of them will be conducted in body wetland to give you a chance to explore the savanna wetlands adjacent to Kibale national park.
Highlights of the 1 day Kibale Forest Safari Uganda tour/ 1 day Uganda safari in kibale national park
A nature walk in the forest then another walk in the Bigodi wetlands
Detailed itinerary of the 1 day Kibale Forest Safari Uganda tour/ 1 day Uganda safari in Kibale national park
Wake up early and listen to the twittering of some of the 1060 bird species that are found in fort portal to kick start this Uganda safari. Enjoy a cup of pure Ugandan coffee to give you the energy to take you through this safari Uganda. One of our guides will pick you up from your hotel in fort portal using any of our wide fleet of safari cars such as 4×4 luxury land cruisers, 4×4 safari vans, and super customs. Embark on a Uganda tours Transfer to the headquarters of Kibale National Park which is a short Uganda safari tour journey lasting less than an hour, but regardless of its length, this Uganda safari tours journey is nonetheless spectacular as you get to enjoy magnificent road sightings such as the lush green scenery that covers Uganda’s landscape. This safari in Uganda journey comes with an African massage treat as it’s done on the bumpy murram road.
After registering at the park headquarters, embark on a spectacular Uganda hiking safari following any of the numerous nature trails here. This hike is done in the company of a well trained and experienced guide who will help you have a broader understanding of this unique ecology on this Uganda safari tour in Kibale National park as he explains to you the inhabitants of this jungle. After about 2-3 hours of traversing this forest, return to the headquarters and transfer to one of the lodges here for a sumptuous lunch. Take time off to relax in the lounge so as to recover your energy. Transfer to Bigodi wetland and enjoy a relaxed hike as that gets you to watch numerous birds that are found here as well some primate species. The end of this excursion in Bigodi wetlands marks the end of your safari to Kibale National Park.
If a nature hike here just seemed like starter rather than the main course meal, don’t feel cheated but rather make a Uganda safaris trip to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and have an out of this world Uganda hiking experience as you take a nature leisure stroll in the most beautiful place on the planet as voted by CNN and I guarantee you that it will match everything you need in a perfect nature walk. But before you reach Bwindi impenetrable national park, make a stopover in Queen Elizabeth National Park, which is ranked by safari bookings 34 out of 50 best Africa savanna parks for a classic wildlife safari. Queen Elizabeth presents you with an opportunity to sight 4 out of the 5 Africa big five game, 600 bird species and a to die for boat cruise over the tranquil waters of the Kazinga channel.
Pass by Lake Bunyonyi
On your way from Bwindi, you can pass by the second deepest lake on the African continent with a depth believed to be up to 900m only behind lake Tanganyika. Lake Bunyonyi is dubbed the gem in the hills of Kigezi and creates a spectacular piece of nature creation given its 27 islands dotted all it and these have made it be referred to as the lake of thousand islands. On your Uganda trip to lake Bunyonyi Uganda, you see various tourist attractions in lake Bunyonyi Uganda and these include birds, scenery that is prolific. Get to engage in various tourist activities in lake Bunyonyi Uganda such as zip-lining, birding, boat cruise, island hopping as well as nature walks on the peripheral of this freshwater lake. You can decide to spend an overnight along the beaches of this lake and you will find it easy to Uganda safari accommodation in lake Bunyonyi lodge here as there are Bunyonyi Eco-Resort, Bunyonyi Rock Resort, Bunyonyi Overland Resort, Arcadia Lodge Bunyonyi