CHIMPANZEE HABITUATION EXPERIENCE – KIBALE NATIONAL PARK

Chimpanzee habituation Experience
Just like Gorilla habituation, chimpanzee habituation is the process of making Chimpanzees get used to the presence of human being without altering their behavior. Visitors like this experience because they spend more hours with researchers learning the behavior of Chimps in the forest. Visitors spend Four Hours with chimps from which counts from the time of contact.
Chimpanzee habituation permits
Chimpanzee habituation permits cost $220 per person and that permit is valid for only one day and can’t be used by more than one person. Chimp habituation and Trekking permits should be booked in advance because of the completion to avoid missing out in this memorable experience. You are advised to book chimp habituation permits at least 3 months in advance. This will help you arrange your safari once permits are guaranteed. Shoebill safaris organizes primate habituation experiences and trekking safaris combined with other interesting primates such as gorillas, golden monkeys in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.
Early visitors may see the chimpanzees leave their nests to go hunting, breastfeeding and feeding in the forest. Earliest can be 6:00am to 6:30am to have a feel of this experience. Chimpanzee habituation Experience can be booked on full day or half day basis depending on the availability if you book early enough.