Join the Ultimate African Adventure in August 2024 with Summit Expeditions Gorilla & Chimpanzee Tour in Uganda!
Embark on a Thrilling African Adventure with PTC and Summit Expeditions
We are excited to announce an exhilarating expedition that combines adventure, wildlife, and the essence of Africa. Partnering with Summit Expeditions, we invite you to join us on a unique Ugandan Gorilla and Chimpanzee Adventure. And guess what? PTC members enjoy an exclusive 5% discount!
Unmatched Wilderness Experience
Venture into Uganda’s wild heart with this exclusive expedition. Led by trained guides, you’ll trek through the dense Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, coming face-to-face with majestic gorillas in their natural habitat. Capture their intricate social behaviors and immerse yourself in the moment.
The adventure extends to Chimpanzee habituation in Kibale Forest National Park. Engage closely with these intelligent creatures, watching their playful and foraging behaviors in an intimate setting.
Uganda, renowned for its rich biodiversity, is home to a significant population of chimpanzees, one of humanity's closest relatives in the animal kingdom.
Estimates suggest that Uganda shelters approximately 5,000 chimpanzees, a substantial portion of the world's remaining population.
These intelligent and charismatic primates primarily reside in the lush rainforests, such as Kibale National Park, known as the primate capital of the world, and the Budongo Forest Reserve.
Despite facing threats from habitat loss and poaching, Uganda's chimpanzees continue to thrive in these protected environments, a testament to the country's commitment to preserving its unique wildlife heritage.
In the forefront of chimpanzee conservation, Uganda has implemented several pioneering efforts to protect these great apes.
The Ugandan government, along with various non-governmental organizations, actively promotes and enforces anti-poaching laws and habitat conservation initiatives. These efforts are complemented by community-based programs that focus on educating local communities about the importance of conservation and sustainable practices.
Uganda's integrated approach to conservation, which involves habitat protection, wildlife law enforcement, and community engagement, has set a commendable example in the ongoing global efforts to safeguard chimpanzees and their natural habitats.
- Dates: August 4-11, 2024 (July 27 - August 3 sold out)
- Duration: 8 Days, Easy Grade, No Prior Experience Required
- Max Altitude: 3,669m
- Group Size: 6-16
- Arrival/Departure: Entebbe Airport, Uganda
- Accommodation: Comfortable Lodges
- Meals: All-inclusive
- Price: Adult Package - $4,250
Use Discount Voucher Code PTC5 to get 5% off!
Savor the Essence of Uganda
Your journey starts with a warm welcome at Entebbe and transfer to Kibale Forest National Park. Enjoy a traditional Ugandan meal and settle into your lodge. The next days are packed with adventure: a chimpanzee habituation experience, game drives, boat safaris, and an ascent of Mount Sabyinyo. Each day ends with relaxation and reflection at your lodge.
Gorilla Trekking - A Highlight Experience the thrill of gorilla trekking, an unforgettable encounter that allows an hour of up-close observation. The trek, a blend of excitement and serene moments, culminates at Lake Bunyonyi, offering a peaceful retreat to unwind.
Final Adventure and Farewell Our journey concludes with a game drive in Lake Mburo National Park and a stop at the Equator for a memorable photo opportunity. We'll then head to Entebbe Airport, carrying cherished memories of our Ugandan escapade.
Why Join This Expedition? As PTC members, we believe in the power of outdoor fitness and adventure. This trip is not just about physical endurance; it's about connecting with nature, embracing new cultures, and experiencing wildlife like never before.
Ready for the Adventure? Don't miss this chance to explore Uganda's natural wonders with fellow PTC members. Remember, your exclusive 5% discount awaits! Contact us for more details and to secure your spot in this life-changing journey.
Adventure Awaits! Join us and Summit Expeditions for an unforgettable African adventure. Let’s explore, discover, and create memories together. See you in Uganda!