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Why Go to Kyambura Gorge for Chimp Trekking

Chimpanzee trekking can be done at Kyambura Gorge that is located in the outskirts of Queen Elizabeth national park which is located in the south western part of Uganda. Kyambura gorge is a great tourism destination in Uganda. The chimpanzees were habituated a few years ago and the population is said to be approximately 19 chimpanzees that were trained to be related closed to the humans. During chimpanzee trekking at Kyambura Gorge the tourists enjoy a variety of wildlife including the bird species and other primates that includes the black and white colobus monkeys, red tailed monkey, Columbus, olive baboon and among many others. Chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura gorge is so amazing and can be done in all the year around.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is the second largest national park that is located in western Uganda majorly in Kasese district, chimpanzee trekking safari in the park can be fully experienced together with the wildlife game viewing, bird watching adventure this helps the tourists to get the best fancy memories about what pearl of Africa means.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is a great safari tourism destination not only being the home of the chimpanzees, the park again is unique where the tourists can experience the tree climbing lions that are found in Ishasha sector of the park, the park is also being known as the home of Kazinga channel that separates Lake Edward and Lake George, the park is also known as for its great views of the Mweya peninsular, savannah grassland, woodland, shrubs, presence of the rainforest that favors the survival of the amazing animals, flora and fauna scenic beauties which makes the park to be the most incredible one.

Not only Kyambura gorge section in Queen Elizabeth National Park being a destination for chimpanzee trekking, which is largely explored in the country in the various places like Kibaale forest national park which is the famous place for the chimpanzee trekking adventure in the entire country. The chimpanzees can be trekked in Kalinzu forest in western Uganda.

Chimpanzee trekking experience in Kyambura Gorge.

Kyambura gorge is situated in the tropical rain forest and in the jungle in Queen Elizabeth National Park, before anything, the things that you will need to know while going for chimpanzee trekking is to be aware that you are to hike the slippery rolling hills, walk through muddy and the very wet grounds according to the season that you are travelling in.

On your way, pass through the thorny and the dangerous rough vegetation cover that is covering the place, along your way to Kyambura gorge, the tourists do enjoy bird spotting while observing the various beautiful and attractive bird species and as well viewing other primates in the forest, you can enjoy viewing animal species like white and black colobus monkey, red tailed monkeys and among others.

Charges for chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura Gorge.

Chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura gorge is very affordable by every tourist who decide to do chimpanzee trekking in Uganda, its more affordable than that of Kibaale Forest National Park. Kyambura gorge offers the tourists with the almost experience thus being considered as the most destination for the budget travelers who would like to engage themselves in chimpanzee trekking on a Uganda safari to get the unforgettable safari experiences. Despite the fact that the price is fairer for chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura Gorge, the Kibale forest national park remains the best and popular safari destination for chimpanzee trekking in the entire world that everyone should not miss out during a safari.

Chimpanzee trekking safari in Kyambura gorge is charged by the Uganda Wildlife Authority and that is 50 USD per person per day while in Kibale Forest National Park is 150 USD per person per day making the chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura Gorge a bit fair allowing everyone to take on this magical experience if they opt out from doing it in Kibale forest national park.

Best time for chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura Gorge.

Chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura can be done all year around though the best time is during the dry season in the months of June, July, August, September, December, January and February because during this period there is less rainfall in Kyambura Gorge making the gorge easier to pave through.

Where to stay in Kyambura Gorge.

During your Uganda safari for chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura Gorge, there are various options of the accommodation facilities that range from Budget, Mid-range range then to the Luxury accommodations  that includes Kyambura Gorge lodge, Mweya safari lodge, Pumba safari cottages, Elephant hab lodge, Enganzi lodge, Queen Elizabeth Bush lodge, Katara lodge, Shimba safari camp and among many others.

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