Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary in Uganda

Outdoor Activities in Uganda

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Surrounded by the peaceful waters of Lake Victoria, Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary is home to 48 orphaned chimps rescued from throughout Uganda. Island facilities offer day and overnight visitors an exceptional opportunity to observe these fascinating great apes in this unique setting.
Surrounded by the peaceful waters of Lake Victoria, Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary is home to 48 orphaned chimps rescued from throughout Uganda. Island facilities offer day and overnight visitors an exceptional opportunity to observe these fascinating great apes in this unique setting. Chimpanzee Sanctuary and Wildlife Conservation Trust (CSWCT), an NGO, is responsible for all aspects of the sanctuary at Ngamba Island. Deeply committed to and involved in the conservation education of local communities, CSWCT also works with the Ugandan government and wildlife authorities in their rescue operations of orphaned and confiscated chimps.Have a Chimpanzee experience and make a change in their lives. Experience a rare and unforgettable experience to view Chimpanzees in a near wild like setting while helping to preserve their precious habitat thereby contributing to conservation of their species. Entrance fees go directly to funding the costs of the sanctuary. This sanctuary was started by the world famous Chimpanzee conservation Guru – Jane Goodall.

What’s included

  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees to the sanctuary are not included ($88) per person, $66 for children (Under the age of 18).

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Get inside tips from a local
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