Kibale Forest National Park Chimpanzee Trekking -Uganda

KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK CHIMPANZEE TREKKING -UGANDA

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Kibale Forest National Park Safari 2022, Kibale forest national park safari is one of the most rewarding tourist destinations in Uganda that have attracted numerous tourists interested in spotting different primate species that are being protected in the Kibale forest. Uganda is endowed with many primate viewing destinations such as Ngamba chimpanzee sanctuary, Queen Elizabeth National Park chimpanzee trekking can be done in the kyambura gorge, and Murchison Falls National park where chimpanzee trekking can be done at Budongo forest, Chimpanzee trekking can also be done at Kalinzu forest, but when it comes to Kibale Forest national park primate experience is unmatched making it the best destination to track primate species. 

 

Kibale Forest national park harbors over 13 Primate Species that include the 1,500 Chimpanzees, monkey species like the black and white colobus monkeys, olive baboons, velvet monkeys, potto, grey-cheeked mangabeys, galago, and many more. Kibale forest that is not enough the park also protects other animal species such as red and blue duikers,  bush pigs, bushbucks, giant forest hogs,  forest elephants, common warthogs, forest buffalo, forest leopards, and African golden cats, and Kibale forest national park is also a birding destination presenting over 350 bird species, Kibale forest national park’s bird species include African pitta, crowned eagle, Collared Apalis, Abyssinian ground thrush, Black-capped Apalis,  Dusky crimson wing, and Purple-breasted sunbird. Tourists that visited Kibale Forest national park in 2021 were amused by the numerous attractions they saw when they participated in different tourist activities within Kibale forest national park. 

 

Chimpanzee trekking experience 

Participate in a fun-filled adventure such as chimpanzee trekking in Kibale forest national park which involves tourists moving deep into the forest on foot searching for primate species within Kibale forest, chimpanzee trekking offers tourists an opportunity to stay with the chimpanzee troop for one hour while observing their different characteristics in the jungle.  During chimpanzee trekking you will view how these primates groom their young ones, how they live together in harmony with one another, you will also view how the adult females take care of their offspring, how infants are taken care of in the troop, and you will see how chimpanzees play swinging from one tree to another, which may help you understand the primate species better. The chimpanzee trekking experience is interesting in that travelers get an opportunity to view different bird species and other primate species within Kibale forest national park for an endless amazing experience.

 

Chimpanzee habituation experience 

Chimpanzee habituation experience gives travelers the most authentic experience with the chimpanzees in their natural environment, chimpanzee habituation experience is when travelers participate in training the chimpanzee troops to get used to the human presence. Chimpanzee habituation experience makes a traveler be the VIP because they are escorted by the park ranger and researchers. The chimpanzee habituation experience offers travelers the chance to understand how chimpanzees react, feed, and play in the human presence, during the chimpanzee training sessions in the park. The chimpanzee habituation experience is so rewarding due to the fact that tourists spend more time with the chimpanzees monitoring the authentic reactions of the chimpanzees they try to study these chimpanzees before chimpanzees get used to human presence in the wild.

 

Birding in Kibale forest National park 

Bird watching in Kibale forest national park will never disappoint you when visiting this National park because Kibale Forest National park harbors over 350 bird species which gives travelers a  higher chance to spot more than 100 bird species per bird watching experience in either Bigodi wetlands or at the kanyachu . Kibale forest offers you the opportunity to view the Albertine rift bird species, forest birds, bird species from the Congo biome, numerous migratory bird species, and many other bird species. Kibale forest bird species include African pitta, Dusky crimson wing, Abyssinian ground thrush, Black-capped Apalis, Crowned eagle, Collared Apalis, and Purple-breasted sunbird.

 

Bush crafts

Bush craft safaris can be done during your Kibale forest national park safari and it is being by the children aged 15 years and below which could be the best alternative for children since they are not allowed to participate in chimpanzee trekking experiences. Bush crafts involve children hiking in the forests for nature walks with park rangers, bush crafts give a chance for children to spot many bird species, and primate species, and at the end of the nature walks children are taught many things such as basket weaving, they can as well as just buy a souvenir made from different plant materials that may make their experience memorable at Kibale forest national park. 

 

Nature walks in Kibale forest national park 

Kibale forest national park’s guided nature walks ensure travelers spot many primate species such as the different monkey species like red-tailed monkeys, black and white colobus monkey, velvet monkey, and Mona monkeys among others, it also takes travelers to see many bird species such as the white-winged warbler, yellow spotted nicator, grey breasted pitta, papyrus gonolek, airy breasted barbet, grey winged robin chat, white collared olive back. black bishop, white spotted fluff tail, and black-crowned wax bill offers an amazing safari.

 

Night Nature Walks in Kibale forest National Park

During the night nature walks, the night nature walks at Kibale forest national park offer the nocturnal animals in the wild. Kibale forest national park offers nocturnal animal species such as the potto, pangolins, bush babies, and many others.

 

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