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Ngamba Island -- Question and Alternatives

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I've just gotten an e-mail from Lily, the Executive Director of Ngamba Island. I had written her in anticipation of our visit to Ngamba Island at the end of this year, to talk to her about vaccinations, forest walks, etc.
Lily told me that, given the current age of the "baby" chimps, they are being integrated in with the adults and it is likely that there will be no forest walk opportunities by the time we are scheduled to go there. Lily says that unless more young chimps come to the island, we would not be able to do any forest walks, but would instead be able to do some sort of program interacting with one or more of the adults, assisting the keepers with feeding them or something like that.
This raises two questions:
(1) Is it still worth it to go out to Ngamba Island and stay the night? My personal view (perhaps not shared by my wife) is yes, because there is no better way to get chimp pictures, the island would entail a cool boat ride on Lake Victoria, and interacting with the adults might be fun, although certainly not as fun as rough-housing with the youngsters.
(2) If it's not worth it, what would some alternatives be in the Entebbe area? We basically have 36 hours from arrival to departure, and so we could stay in or near Entebbe, or even go to Kampala or head west along Lake Victoria and stay somewhere around there. Does anyone have any recommendations with what to do if we use the full 36 hours and don't go to Ngamba Island?
As always, I look forward to hearing your input. Thanks.
Chris

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