BEST TIME TO VISIT KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK
The best time to visit Kibale Forest National Park is all year round for Chimpanzee tracking experiences and chimpanzee habituation experiences. Just imagine meeting your close relative in an African jungle and spend some good time with them, what a lifetime memory one shouldn’t miss on their travel list?
Kibale Forest National Park is a magnificent Uganda safari destination in the tropical rain forest and among the most rewarding adventure destination. However, Kibale forest national park boasts of 13 primate species such as localized red colobus, mangabeys, L’hoest’s monkeys, and chimpanzees who are the majority attractive apes but the most delighted apes which is the closest to humankind.
Kibale forest national park hosts more than 5000 chimpanzees making best destination to view des chimpanzees in East Africa, it habits over 70 mammals like elusive forest elephants, buffalos, giant forest hogs, antelope species, and 330 bird species among others.
Kibale forest national park is in the heart of the Tooro kingdom located in western Uganda, next to Fort portal town just a few minutes’ drive to Queen Elizabeth national park, mountain Ruwenzori and Semuliki National Parks. These are all UNESCO World Heritage sites, all located in southwestern Uganda.
The best time to visit Uganda’s creatures during the dry seasons is in the months of November, December, January, and February and in the months of June, July, August, and September when roads leading to those destinations are passable and forest trails are out of water.