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A chimpanzee permit is very important when booking a chimpanzee tour to Uganda to go for chimpanzee trekking in Kibale Forest National Park. A Kibale chimp permit allows you to see the chimpanzees in Kibale Forest National Park and they are of two categories namely; the chimpanzee trekking permits and the chimpanzee habituation permits. Kibale chimp trekking permits allow you to spend only one hour once you find the chimpanzees in the forest and the chimpanzee habituation permits allow you to see and view the chimpanzees for four hours only activity that gives you a chance to spend more time with the chimpanzees in Kibale Forest. In recent times, the internet has certainly changed the travel industry and made it easier to book the Kibale chimp permits yourself directly through the Uganda Wildlife Authority. But booking the Kibale chimp permits is not nearly as straightforward and easy and it is in our assertion and based on research that you should book your Kibale chimp permit through a tour operator and reasons include;
1. Save yourself a lot of time during booking the Kibale chimp permit
Booking a Kibale chimp permit through a local tour operator will help you save time, the local tour operator will help check for you availability of the Kibale chimpanzee permits online with Uganda Wildlife Authority on your planned dates of travel, receive the payment and purchase for you the Kibale chimp permit reducing the hustle for you to follow this process of getting the permits.
2. Less confusing on how it works to get the Kibale chimp Permit
Book your Kibale chimp permit through a tour operator will help you easily understand how it works for purchasing the Kibale chimp permits and how to sign in for the trek, the local tour operator will advise you on where to go for the trek in Kibale National Park, where to stay during your chimp trek and everything you need to know before coming for your chimp trek in Uganda. The local tour operator will help you figure out how the Kibale chimp permits are secured, advice on the easy and safe routes to take where to go for the Kibale chimp trek among others.
3. Expert advice on booking the Kibale chimp permit
If you choose to book your Kibale chimp permit through a tour operator Specialist like Eco Adventure Safaris their expertise and knowledge of the logistics, where to stay on your chimp tour in Uganda, best times of year to trek chimpanzees in Uganda, what to pack for the chimp trek in Uganda and more is definitively worth the effort.
4. To avoid mistakes during booking the Kibale chimp permit
The local tour operator will help advise you on the booking process of the Kibale chimp permits that is starting from booking a specific date for your trek according to your planned travel itinerary, where to go for the chimp trek to avoid no show and lose out on the permit. It is so easy to make a mistake because you don’t know where to go, starting point of the gorilla trek among others. This is why booking your Kibale chimp permit with a local tour is always a better option.
5. A local tour operator works as your backup when things go wrong for example covid-19 uncertainty that halted international travel
When things go wrong and they do for example the recent outbreak of covid-19 that affected international travels which also affected those who had booked chimpanzee trekking in Uganda, who will you turn to if you booked on-line? In such cases a local tour operator in Uganda will help advice on the way forward in order to avoid losing out on your Kibale chimp permits. You will be helped to reschedule your Kibale chimp permits to future dates or advise on refunds options if they are availed by the government of Uganda through Uganda Wildlife Authority.
How to book Kibale chimp permits through a local tour operator.
The process of booking your Kibale chimp permit is very easy once you contact a local tour operator in Uganda about your planned trek and preferred date. The Kibale chimp permit has to be purchased in advance to secure a spot for your trek for any date depending on your travel dates and availability of the permits that day. To secure a place for a day’s Kibale chimp trek you will need to secure your Kibale chimp permit in advance months or days prior to visiting Kibale National park. When you book an all-inclusive chimp tour to Uganda with Eco Adventure Safaris as your local tour operator in Uganda, All you need to do is to send us your actual dates when you prefer trekking chimpanzees and we will check availability of permits online with Uganda Wildlife Authority. We will reserve your permit tentatively and send you a permit payment invoice. Once you make payment, we will go ahead and secure your permit and thereafter send you scanned copies of receipts for your records and perusal.
Booking Kibale chimp permits is essential for your chimp tour to Uganda, depending on availability of the permits on that particular date. You can choose the Kibale chimp trek date on your birthday date, anniversary date, Christmas date, Easter date or any date that you most prefer to create an everlasting memory. We shall purchase and book the permit for that date depending on availability on Uganda Wildlife Authority permits system. All this needs to be done months or weeks in advance.
What is the cost of Kibale chimp permit?
The cost of the Kibale chimp permit depends on the activity chosen between chimpanzee habituation experience and chimpanzee trekking in Kibale National Park. The Chimpanzee trekking permits in Kibale national park cost USD200 per person for Non-foreign Residents, USD150 for East African Residents and Ugx 150,000 for East African Citizens and you are given an opportunity to spend 1 hour encounter with the chimps in Kibale forest. The chimpanzee Habituation permits in Kibale National Park cost USD250 for Non-Foreign Residents, USD200 for East African Residents and Uganda shs. 250,000 for East African Citizens and you are allowed to spend four hours’ time with the chimpanzees. The Kibale chimp permit price is inclusive of the entrance fees into Kibale forest National Park, guiding fees in the forest, and conservation fee of the chimpanzees in Uganda.
Why book your Kibale chimp permit with Eco Adventure Safaris?
Eco Adventure Safaris is experienced in organizing amazing gorilla trekking safari experiences to Uganda and Rwanda. We are also highly rated and reviewed on trip Advisor. We combine gorilla trekking safaris with eco-friendly and unforgettable high-end adventure and wildlife safaris that help preserve biodiversity, conserve wildlife and uplift local communities, these include chimpanzee trekking, Big 5 safaris and game viewing, Mountain Hiking, Boat cruises excursions and Cultural encounters to give you a memorable and best African Safari experience including popular and great African safari destinations Tanzania, Kenya, Botswana and Namibia. Feel free to contact us about book your Kibale chimp permit through a tour operator