Ngamba Island located amidst the waters of gigantic Victoria Lake is known for its counts of orphanage chimpanzees that total to 48 over a geographical spread of 100 acres. The Ngamba Island offers both day and overnight visitors an opportunity to explore it in detail.
The 1 Day tour to Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary involves departing your place of stay in Kampala after breakfast driving to Entebbe to catch up with the morning boat to Ngamba Island. Upon arrival, a courteous welcome is expected which is followed by an introductory session about the sanctuary and the purpose behind its gazettion.
The time for chimpanzee feeding will be drawing closer before they come in enormous numbers for lunch. It is such a thrilling moment to see chimpanzees feed. It is a real struggle and the powerful normally enjoy much. The great pant hooting calls, alarms and sounds surround them as they consume fruit. Great skills are depicted as they jump high to catch the fruit before it falls down. It is a real perfect competition. The encounter normally takes about 1 hour and in the afternoon, you have ample time to participate in the Island sports including soccer, volley ball, swinging, and activities like kayaking or passive reading of various pieces of information displayed on the walls of the building on the Island. In the evening, you transfer back to Entebbe cruising on the fresh Lake Victoria with sun set views. End of safari