Chimpanzee Capital Safari Lodge is an excellent Mid-range accommodation sits in Bigodi at the Edge of Kibale National Park, takes 20kilometers from Lake Nkuruba nature, Uganda region. More so, the lodge is located about kilometer Chimpanzee briefing point in Kibale National Park excellent base for Chimpanzees tracking and surrounded by the lush green landscape with the sweet melodies of birds and overlooks the majestic Rwenzori range.

Chimpanzee Capital safari lodge is location convenient for tourists, traveler and holiday makers who want to explore and discover the three national parks in Uganda namely; Mount Rwenzori, Semiliki and Queen Elizabeth National Park with the spectacular views.

Accessibility; From Kampala/Entebbe to the park /lodge is approximately 5 to 6 hours’ drive and an hour to fly from Entebbe International Airport to Kasese Airstrip then hours to be transferred to the Chimpanzee Capital Safari Lodge.

The lodge consist of over 5 perfect and comfortable cottages overlooking the breathtaking views of the lake reflecting African traditional style with natural material with local woods.

Room services;

Rooms are well-elevated with raised wooden platform decorated and furnished with en-suite private facilities of clean flushing toilet, bathroom with hot and cold showers, perfect beds that are wrapped with mosquito nets, chairs, free toiletries, white pillows and duvets, complementary bottled water in the rooms, wooden tables many more.

Rooms have large sitting areas, terraces and wooden private balconies overlooking the lush green landscape and wilderness.

Rooms varies in different sizes with single beds for individuals, double beds for friends or couples, twin and villa bedroom for family or group very affordable.

Other facility services at Chimpanzee Capital Safari Lodge;

The restaurant; The lodge serve delicious types of Menu with both local and international meals that meet meals that meets guest’s appetite. You will enjoy all the home made dishes filled with fruits and vegetables making cuisine perfect. You will also enjoy continental /buffet breakfast in the rooms, lunch and a 3 course dinner in the main building served by well trained, organized staff and professional chef.

The lodge offers laundry and housekeeping services to their guests.

They offer airport pick-ups and drops off.

Chimpanzee Capital Safari Lodge
Chimpanzee Capital Safari Lodge

Free Internet; Internet is available in the main building that enables visitors to stay connected to their families and friends.

Activities to do while at the lodge includes;

They include; Bird watching, Chimpanzee tracking, Climbing Mount Rwenzori, Natura walks in forests, Visit the crater lake, Visit the local village tribe where you can enjoy traditional dance and food, Visit the Bigodi swamp area among others.

Generally, Kibale Forest National Park is located on the foothills of Mount Rwenzori ,65 kilometer south of fort portal tourism city in Western Uganda, covering an area of about766 square kilometers. The park is one of the best destination for primate viewing and bird watching. It is renown as home to highest concentration with over 1500 individual and in the total Uganda has 5000 individual chimpanzees, with over 13 primate species like Red- tailed monkeys, Black and white colobus monkeys, L’hoest monkeys, Velvet, Olive Baboons, Blue monkeys, Grey Cheeked Mangabeys and more than 300 species of birds including; Yellow-billed hornbill, Sun birds, bee-eaters, sunbirds, Tawny Eagles, Grey headed kingfisher among others.

Costs of Chimpanzee permits Uganda;

Chimpanzee trekking permit costs 200 for non-foreign resident ,150USD foreign residents and Chimpanzee habituation costs USD250 non foreign resident.

Uganda Gorilla trekking permit costs USD700 per person and Gorilla habituation cost USD1500 per person per day.

Lastly, tourists can choose to combine their safari bucket list to Kibale National Park with Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda.

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