FLY TO NGAMBA CHIMPANZEE ISLAND/SANCTUARY IN 15 MINUTES
The Memorandum of Understanding between Chimpanzee Sanctuary, wildlife conservation Trust (CSWCT) and Fly Uganda (Kajjansi Aero Club) will now ensure 15 minutes to see chimps in Ngamba Island.
Fly Uganda will carry tourists from Kajjansi airstrip, Outside Kampala to Ngamba Island on Lake Victoria. The Island which is home to orphaned chimpanzees, as well as abundant bird-life. The Island has been serviced by boats and motorized vessels only, for a journey that takes 40mins.
The Helicopter that carries a maximum of 4 passengers charges US $980 for 4 full packages, including Island fees. The chopper will also help promote other tourism features on the island, including community tourism & sport fishing, and will also provide a chance for medical evacuation.
The sanctuary receives 4,000 international Tourists annually, who enjoy the daily activities including chimpanzee interactions & Feeding for day visitor, and the Forest walk and caregiver of the day programme for overnight visitors, where the playful chimps climb on you, pull your hair, participate in their feeding or just walk along holding your hand!