There are several options on this 1 Day Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Tour ! Either book a Half day or Full Day tour on the Ngamba Island Sanctuary, the only Chimpanzee sanctuary in East Africa providing a safe haven for Chimpanzees.
The 1 Day Ngamba Island Chimpanzee is one popular 1-day tour from Kampala or Entebbe. It offer samazing opportunities to travelers who would like to see Chimpanzees in Uganda with No Age Limit. Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary is located on Lake Victoria; 23 kilometers from the shores in Entebbe and has over 40 Chimpanzees. This Chimpanzee sanctuary has the purpose of providing a safe haven for Chimps. Currently, in addition, over 40 Chimpanzees are on this small Island and it measures about 100 acres and much of this Island is covered by a rainforest. To support the Chimpanzees and other wildlife, say the birds, butterflies.
Early morning after having Breakfast; the driver guide will pick you from the hotel at 8.00am for the morning session. And at 12.00pm for the afternoon session. Then drive to Entebbe. Its Meanwhile 45 – 1 hour’s drive to Entebbe. Then at around 9.00 am, Board a speedboat or Motorised Canoe that cruises for 45 minutes inside Lake Victoria connecting to Ngamba Island.
On reaching the shores, head to the Visitor’s Centre for the introductory Information of the project, Historical Facts and a brief of 1 Day Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Tour and educational talk by the sanctuary staff. Then go ahead and testify the feeding of the Chimpanzees either a morning feed of 11:00 am or the afternoon feed at 2:30 pm. You will also have an opportunity to feed of the chimpanzees from the visitor’s raised platform area along the edge of the sanctuary fence.
Then you will get lunch at the Sanctuary and the you will have a choices, either to visit the neighboring fishing village, or go bird watching and encounter other wildlife, or join activities such as volleyball, swimming at the lake, kayaking, and Island Shopping, or just sunbathe and relax before returning back to the mainland.
As a matter of fact, it’s an adventure and a learning experience. Then get back to the speed boat at 5:00 pm to get to Entebbe mainland to find your driver. Then return to Kampala.
End of your 1 Day Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Tour Package
The 1 Day Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Day Trip Highlights
- Get to go, see and interact with the Chimpanzees
- Visit and feed the island chimpanzees as they add on what they eat from the forest.
- A tour of chimps in Uganda with no age restrictions
- a wonderful adventure for families with kids
Extra activities of 1 Day Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Tour on request:
- Swimming on the equator
- Viewing a neighboring fishing village
- Bird watching,
- Other wildlife encounters,
- Just sunbathes and relaxes.
The 1 Day Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Tour visit package includes:
- Return transfers by speedboat to and from Ngamba
- Chimpanzee Viewings
- Entry fees
- Transport (car, fuel, and driver)
- And lunch (for morning session only)
Excludes of 1 Day Ngamba Island Chimpanzee are, Tips, Luxury drinks, All personal expenditures