Budongo Chimpanzee Trekking
Murchison falls national park is one of the exciting destinations in Africa that receives a number of visitors annually due to thrilling endless list of tourist attractions to enjoy on a Uganda safari. A tour to the park allows you explore the top of the falls, enjoy a game drive experience, boat cruise adventure, guided nature walks as well as the exciting chimpanzee tracking adventure that takes place in Budongo Forest, Rabongo Forest or Kaniyo Pabidi forest. In Murchison Falls national park , chimpanzees trekking is mainly done in Kaniyo and Budongo Forest which are easily accessible from Kichumabnyobo main Gate situated in the southern side of Murchison Falls National park.
Also renown as the largest forest in the Pearl of Africa and East Africa at large. The forest is situated in southern section of Murchison Falls National park. Budongo forest hosts impressive numbers of chimpanzees that have been habituated and open for tourism. The forest is the main destination for chimpanzee trekking experience in the park. during the chimpanzee trekking experience grab a chance to meet with other primates such as; olive baboons, black and white monkeys, blue monkey, red tailed monkeys among. Budongo forest harbors about 9 primate species, 24 mammals, 465 species of trees, 289 species of butterflies, over 359 bird species and 130 moth species.
Besides the impressive populations of chimpanzees of about 700, Budongo forest is as well known for hosting huge numbers of Mahogany trees species. Chimpanzee trekking in Budongo forest does not require any kind of fitness level or Hiking experience.
From Kampala to Budongo Forest, you cover a distance of about 190 kilometers taking the north west direction of the country. Book with us your 2 day chimpanzee trekking tour in Budongo to enjoy the thrilling experience with these gentle welcoming creatures that have been trained to accept the presence of human beings. The tour can be as well as be customized together with activity intriguing activities in the park thus allowing you enjoy outstanding safari unforgettable experiences. Feel free to send us an inquiry at email@example.com or call us directly on +256-775630809 or +256-701343598 to speak directly to our reservations team.