Kibale Forest National Park
Sourced from Wikivoyage. Text is available under the CC-by-SA 3.0 license.Kibale Forest National Park is situated in Western Uganda, near the town of Fort Portal, and is famed for its chimpanzees.
The park is famous for its chimpanzees, and many people come here for chimp tracking. Some of the best birding in central Africa is here too. The Kasese Crater Lakes are in the area.
Flora and fauna
Fees and permits
Entrance to the park - US$30
Chimpanzee Tracking - US$90
- Chimpanzee Habituation Experience (CHEX)
- Treehouse in Kibale Forest is part of the UWA accommodations at Kibale and is literally on poles some ten metres up overlooking a mud wallow and seasonal watering hole. Great opportunity to see rare forest elephants. Secluded. If you are willing to climb the ladder to the room, this is a real treat.
- Primate Lodge in Kibale forest has camping grounds available with an outdoor open block shower.
- Fort Portal is the nearest town.