Uganda Primates & Wildlife Safari

A 12-day Uganda Adventure

Uganda is truly a destination for everyone, from the first-time African traveler to the specialist safari enthusiast. It is a country with a wide variety of landscapes and Uganda is possibly the most diverse natural history country in Africa. It is also one of the top birding destinations in Africa. Lush, tropical rain forests are a prominent feature in Uganda’s ecosystems and are said to have the most diverse and largest population of diurnal and nocturnal primates in the world, including chimpanzees and the endangered mountain gorillas. Home to elephants, lions, buffalo, and a wealth of other game species, including sitatunga, giant forest hog, topi, oribi, giraffe, zebra and hartebeest. Uganda won't disappoint for safari adventure and discovery.

This twelve-day safari offers a thrilling visit to the thunderous Murchinson Falls, Mountain Gorillas trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, chimpanzee trekking in both Kibale National Park and Kyambura Gorge, multiple game drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park with its wide array of wildlife, including the famous tree climbing lions. Comfortable accommodation, professional guides and custom-made safari vehicles - this safari will be the trip of a lifetime.



Brief Itinerary

Day 1:  Arrive Entebbe, Uganda - Karibu Guest House

Day 2-4:  Murchison Falls National Park - Twiga Safari Lodge

Day 5-6:  Chimp Trekking in Kibale - Turaco Treetops Lodge

Day 7-8:  Queen Elizabeth National Park - Twin Lakes Safari Lodge

Day 9-11:  Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi - Mahogany Springs Lodge

Day 12: Flight to Entebbe

Our Uganda Primates & Wildlife Safari is a private, tailor-made itinerary, so there are no specific departure dates.  Just let us know your potential travel dates and we will check on availability of all services.

Contact us for the best time of year to travel and we'll work with you to design a personalized Uganda experience.


PAYMENT: A non-refundable, 20% deposit is required within 7 days of receipt of invoice to confirm booking.  Balance is due 7 weeks before departure.  If booking is within 7 weeks of departure date, entire balance is due upon receipt of invoice.

Other terms & conditions apply.

PERMITS (not included in rate):

Gorilla Trekking Permit: $800/person; non-refundable

Chimp Trekking Permit: $250/person; non-refundable

Kyambura Gorge Hike Permit: $100/person; non-refundable


  • See the detailed itinerary for a complete list of what's included and excluded. 
  • Included:  In general, rate includes all lodging, park fees, meals (drinks excl), airport transfers, and services of driver/professional guide.
  • Excluded:. In general, rate excludes airfare to/from Africa, all gorilla/chimp/hiking permits, entry visas, covid tests, insurance, tipping, drinks

2024 Rates

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$7375.00 (2 guests)

$5605.00 (4 guests)

$5095.00 (6 guests)

Rate is per person sharing and for cash payment by check or bank transfer.  If you wish to pay with a credit card a 3.7% service fee will be added.   Single supplement applies.

Length: 12 days/11 nights

Route:  Starts/Ends in Entebbe, Uganda

What's Calling You to Africa?

Vast plains teeming with wildlife?  Exploring the bush on foot?  Tracking mountain gorillas?  Summiting Kilimanjaro?  Meaningful interactions with the local cultures?

Contact us with your dream of Africa and we'll get you started on your African adventure!