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RWANDA GORILLA SAFARIS

Rwanda Gorilla Safaris: Looking for gorilla safaris or a wildlife tours in Rwanda? We offer several Gorilla trekking tours in Rwanda ranging from 1 day Gorilla Trek safaris, 2 days, 3 days, 4 days, 5 days, 6 days, 7 days, 8 days holidays Gorilla trekking safaris.

Rwanda mountain gorillas are found in the Volcanoes national park.

Besides a mountain gorilla safari tour in Rwanda, you can go golden monkey tracking, volcano climbing and hiking, bird watching, nature walks, cave exploration, visiting Diane Fossey’s research camp and so much more.

You could also visit Lake Kivu in Rwanda and wildlife National parks such as Akagera National Park, Nyungwe National Park, plus the Genocide Memorials of Rwanda etc.

12 Days Uganda Safari

Uganda Safaris are holiday trips to Uganda to see the top attractions which include Uganda’s wildlife safaris, Uganda Mountain Gorilla tracking, Uganda cultural tours, Uganda birding safaris, Uganda fishing safaris and Uganda mountain hiking safaris.

Others include adventure holiday safaris on the Nile River, white water rafting, bungee jumping into the Nile River, ATV Quad-Biking through the savanna, walking safaris, cycling safaris etc.

Many people travel to Uganda to see the Mountain Gorillas that Uganda is famed for. Uganda is the home to half of world’s remaining population of mountain gorillas. Popularly known as the ‘Pearl of Africa’, Uganda’s most famous attraction is the Bwindi ‘Impenetrable’ Forest home to the elusive and treasured mountain Gorilla.

Half the total population of the world’s gorillas live in the Virunga Mountains in Uganda where the Zaire, Rwanda and Burundi borders meet. The other half is found in the Bwindi Forest in Uganda.

Amongst other Uganda attractions are the Murchison’s fall, Queen Elizabeth and the world’s largest freshwater lake – Lake Victoria. The diverse cultures as well as the hospitable people of Uganda are a major attraction to many.

From the moment you land at Entebbe’s modern and efficient international airport, with its breathtaking equatorial location on the forested shore of island-strewn Lake Victoria, it is clear that Uganda is no ordinary safari destination.

Other places of interest include Climbing Ruwenzori Mountains, White Water Rafting on River Nile, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and Kampala – the vibrant capital city.


Uganda Safaris & Tours: Experience Uganda (Nicknamed the “Pearl of Africa,”) on an unforgettable safari holiday with African Spice Safaris.Uganda offers almost all the animals you find in neighboring Tanzania and Kenya, the difference is, Uganda is not a crowded destination! A perfect way to enjoy watching wildlife!

Our Uganda Safaris & Tours feature activities such as Chimpanzees trekking, Gorilla safari, game viewing, bird viewing, primates, white water rafting, mountain climbing, spot fishing, bungee jumping and cultural tours. Uganda has got you covered and still holds most of Africa most prized secrets.

Uganda top attractions include Murchison National Park deriving its name from its famous waterfall; the Murchison falls, Kibale forest is very good for chimpanzee tracking trips however Uganda safari chimps can also be sighted in Budongo forest in Murchison Falls national park and also in Kyambura Gorge in Queen Elizabeth national park.

Queen Elizabeth National park is an ideal place for excellent game viewing, bird watching safaris on the Kazinga channel, as well as seeing the famous tree climbing lions in Ishasha.

Our Uganda Safaris & Tours include visits to Lake Victoria – the source of River Nile, Semuliki national park, Rwenzori Mountains, Kibale Forest national park, Lake Mutanda, Lake Bunyonyi, Kidepo Valley national park, Lake Mburo national park, Semuliki national park and Bwindi impenetrable forest for tracking mountain gorillas.

Ssese islands located along the north-western shore of Lake Victoria offers stunning white sand beaches making a great place to kick back and relax after a safari.

11 Days Uganda Safari

Uganda Safaris are holiday trips to Uganda to see the top attractions which include Uganda’s wildlife safaris, Uganda Mountain Gorilla tracking, Uganda cultural tours, Uganda birding safaris, Uganda fishing safaris and Uganda mountain hiking safaris.

Others include adventure holiday safaris on the Nile River, white water rafting, bungee jumping into the Nile River, ATV Quad-Biking through the savanna, walking safaris, cycling safaris etc.

Many people travel to Uganda to see the Mountain Gorillas that Uganda is famed for. Uganda is the home to half of world’s remaining population of mountain gorillas. Popularly known as the ‘Pearl of Africa’, Uganda’s most famous attraction is the Bwindi ‘Impenetrable’ Forest home to the elusive and treasured mountain Gorilla.

Half the total population of the world’s gorillas live in the Virunga Mountains in Uganda where the Zaire, Rwanda and Burundi borders meet. The other half is found in the Bwindi Forest in Uganda.

Amongst other Uganda attractions are the Murchison’s fall, Queen Elizabeth and the world’s largest freshwater lake – Lake Victoria. The diverse cultures as well as the hospitable people of Uganda are a major attraction to many.

From the moment you land at Entebbe’s modern and efficient international airport, with its breathtaking equatorial location on the forested shore of island-strewn Lake Victoria, it is clear that Uganda is no ordinary safari destination.

Other places of interest include Climbing Ruwenzori Mountains, White Water Rafting on River Nile, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and Kampala – the vibrant capital city.

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Uganda Safaris & Tours: Experience Uganda (Nicknamed the “Pearl of Africa,”) on an unforgettable safari holiday with African Spice Safaris.Uganda offers almost all the animals you find in neighboring Tanzania and Kenya, the difference is, Uganda is not a crowded destination! A perfect way to enjoy watching wildlife!

Our Uganda Safaris & Tours feature activities such as Chimpanzees trekking, Gorilla safari, game viewing, bird viewing, primates, white water rafting, mountain climbing, spot fishing, bungee jumping and cultural tours. Uganda has got you covered and still holds most of Africa most prized secrets.

Uganda top attractions include Murchison National Park deriving its name from its famous waterfall; the Murchison falls, Kibale forest is very good for chimpanzee tracking trips however Uganda safari chimps can also be sighted in Budongo forest in Murchison Falls national park and also in Kyambura Gorge in Queen Elizabeth national park.

Queen Elizabeth National park is an ideal place for excellent game viewing, bird watching safaris on the Kazinga channel, as well as seeing the famous tree climbing lions in Ishasha.

Our Uganda Safaris & Tours include visits to Lake Victoria – the source of River Nile, Semuliki national park, Rwenzori Mountains, Kibale Forest national park, Lake Mutanda, Lake Bunyonyi, Kidepo Valley national park, Lake Mburo national park, Semuliki national park and Bwindi impenetrable forest for tracking mountain gorillas.

Ssese islands located along the north-western shore of Lake Victoria offers stunning white sand beaches making a great place to kick back and relax after a safari.

10 Days Uganda Safari

Uganda Safaris are holiday trips to Uganda to see the top attractions which include Uganda’s wildlife safaris, Uganda Mountain Gorilla tracking, Uganda cultural tours, Uganda birding safaris, Uganda fishing safaris and Uganda mountain hiking safaris.

Others include adventure holiday safaris on the Nile River, white water rafting, bungee jumping into the Nile River, ATV Quad-Biking through the savanna, walking safaris, cycling safaris etc.

Many people travel to Uganda to see the Mountain Gorillas that Uganda is famed for. Uganda is the home to half of world’s remaining population of mountain gorillas. Popularly known as the ‘Pearl of Africa’, Uganda’s most famous attraction is the Bwindi ‘Impenetrable’ Forest home to the elusive and treasured mountain Gorilla.

Half the total population of the world’s gorillas live in the Virunga Mountains in Uganda where the Zaire, Rwanda and Burundi borders meet. The other half is found in the Bwindi Forest in Uganda.

Amongst other Uganda attractions are the Murchison’s fall, Queen Elizabeth and the world’s largest freshwater lake – Lake Victoria. The diverse cultures as well as the hospitable people of Uganda are a major attraction to many.

From the moment you land at Entebbe’s modern and efficient international airport, with its breathtaking equatorial location on the forested shore of island-strewn Lake Victoria, it is clear that Uganda is no ordinary safari destination.

Other places of interest include Climbing Ruwenzori Mountains, White Water Rafting on River Nile, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and Kampala – the vibrant capital city.

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Uganda Safaris & Tours: Experience Uganda (Nicknamed the “Pearl of Africa,”) on an unforgettable safari holiday with African Spice Safaris.Uganda offers almost all the animals you find in neighboring Tanzania and Kenya, the difference is, Uganda is not a crowded destination! A perfect way to enjoy watching wildlife!

Our Uganda Safaris & Tours feature activities such as Chimpanzees trekking, Gorilla safari, game viewing, bird viewing, primates, white water rafting, mountain climbing, spot fishing, bungee jumping and cultural tours. Uganda has got you covered and still holds most of Africa most prized secrets.

Uganda top attractions include Murchison National Park deriving its name from its famous waterfall; the Murchison falls, Kibale forest is very good for chimpanzee tracking trips however Uganda safari chimps can also be sighted in Budongo forest in Murchison Falls national park and also in Kyambura Gorge in Queen Elizabeth national park.

Queen Elizabeth National park is an ideal place for excellent game viewing, bird watching safaris on the Kazinga channel, as well as seeing the famous tree climbing lions in Ishasha.

Our Uganda Safaris & Tours include visits to Lake Victoria – the source of River Nile, Semuliki national park, Rwenzori Mountains, Kibale Forest national park, Lake Mutanda, Lake Bunyonyi, Kidepo Valley national park, Lake Mburo national park, Semuliki national park and Bwindi impenetrable forest for tracking mountain gorillas.

Ssese islands located along the north-western shore of Lake Victoria offers stunning white sand beaches making a great place to kick back and relax after a safari.

9 Days Uganda Safari

Uganda Safaris are holiday trips to Uganda to see the top attractions which include Uganda’s wildlife safaris, Uganda Mountain Gorilla tracking, Uganda cultural tours, Uganda birding safaris, Uganda fishing safaris and Uganda mountain hiking safaris.

Others include adventure holiday safaris on the Nile River, white water rafting, bungee jumping into the Nile River, ATV Quad-Biking through the savanna, walking safaris, cycling safaris etc.

Many people travel to Uganda to see the Mountain Gorillas that Uganda is famed for. Uganda is the home to half of world’s remaining population of mountain gorillas. Popularly known as the ‘Pearl of Africa’, Uganda’s most famous attraction is the Bwindi ‘Impenetrable’ Forest home to the elusive and treasured mountain Gorilla.

Half the total population of the world’s gorillas live in the Virunga Mountains in Uganda where the Zaire, Rwanda and Burundi borders meet. The other half is found in the Bwindi Forest in Uganda.

Amongst other Uganda attractions are the Murchison’s fall, Queen Elizabeth and the world’s largest freshwater lake – Lake Victoria. The diverse cultures as well as the hospitable people of Uganda are a major attraction to many.

From the moment you land at Entebbe’s modern and efficient international airport, with its breathtaking equatorial location on the forested shore of island-strewn Lake Victoria, it is clear that Uganda is no ordinary safari destination.

Other places of interest include Climbing Ruwenzori Mountains, White Water Rafting on River Nile, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and Kampala – the vibrant capital city.

8 Days Uganda Safari

Uganda Safaris are holiday trips to Uganda to see the top attractions which include Uganda’s wildlife safaris, Uganda Mountain Gorilla tracking, Uganda cultural tours, Uganda birding safaris, Uganda fishing safaris and Uganda mountain hiking safaris.

Others include adventure holiday safaris on the Nile River, white water rafting, bungee jumping into the Nile River, ATV Quad-Biking through the savanna, walking safaris, cycling safaris etc.

Many people travel to Uganda to see the Mountain Gorillas that Uganda is famed for. Uganda is the home to half of world’s remaining population of mountain gorillas. Popularly known as the ‘Pearl of Africa’, Uganda’s most famous attraction is the Bwindi ‘Impenetrable’ Forest home to the elusive and treasured mountain Gorilla.

Half the total population of the world’s gorillas live in the Virunga Mountains in Uganda where the Zaire, Rwanda and Burundi borders meet. The other half is found in the Bwindi Forest in Uganda.

Amongst other Uganda attractions are the Murchison’s fall, Queen Elizabeth and the world’s largest freshwater lake – Lake Victoria. The diverse cultures as well as the hospitable people of Uganda are a major attraction to many.

From the moment you land at Entebbe’s modern and efficient international airport, with its breathtaking equatorial location on the forested shore of island-strewn Lake Victoria, it is clear that Uganda is no ordinary safari destination.

Other places of interest include Climbing Ruwenzori Mountains, White Water Rafting on River Nile, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and Kampala – the vibrant capital city.

7 DAY 6 NIGHTS UGANDA WILDLIFE SAFARI CHIMPANZEE GORILLA TREKKING (SEMULIKI NATIONAL PARK – KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK – QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK – BWINDI FOREST NATIONAL PARK)

7 Day 6 Nights Uganda Wildlife Safari Chimpanzee Gorilla Trekking courtesy of the 7 Days Kampala Safaris tour begins and ends in Kampala, Uganda.

The first destination visited on this tour is Semliki located 375 km (225 miles) west of Kampala (6 to 7 hour drive). Semliki is one of Uganda’s most important safari destinations for bird watching and chimpanzee tracking tours.

The next stop on the tour is Kibale Forest National Park – home to one of the most beautiful and stunning natural forests in Uganda. The Park is the best safari destination for chimpanzee tracking in Africa.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is Uganda’s most popular game reserve and certainly one of the most scenic.

The park is known for the big four animals: elephants, lions, buffalo and leopards. Rarely seen tree climbing lions are also found in the Ishasha area, the southern part of the park.

Elsewhere, the Kyambura Gorge harbors habituated chimps. The Kazinga Channel boat cruise is one of the highlights of a visit to Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Large numbers of hippos, elephants, buffalo, crocodiles and water birds converge on the Kazinga Channel.

Our 7 Day 6 Nights Uganda Wildlife Safari Chimpanzee Gorilla Trekking ends with a visit to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park – home to roughly half of the world’s mountain gorillas.

There are approximately 30 gorilla families in the park, with 8 habituated gorilla groups. All the habituated groups are tracked daily by not more than 8 visitors per group, escorted by National Park rangers and guides.

7 DAY 6 NIGHTS UGANDA WILDLIFE SAFARI CHIMPANZEE GORILLA TREKKING TOUR SUMMARY ITINERARY

DAY 1: Kampala – Drive to Semliki National Park
DAY 2: Semliki National Park (Morning Game-Drive) – Drive to Kibale Forest National Park
DAY 3: Kibale Forest National Park. (Chimpanzee tracking & Nature Walk Bigodi Swamp)
DAY 4: Kibale Forest – Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park. (Afternoon Boat Cruise)
DAY 5: Queen Elizabeth Ishasha Game Drive – Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
DAY 6: Bwindi National Park Gorilla Trekking
DAY 7: Bwindi National Park – Drive to Kampala/ Entebbe

7 DAY 6 NIGHTS UGANDA WILDLIFE SAFARI CHIMPANZEE GORILLA TREKKING TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1: KAMPALA – DRIVE TO SEMLIKI NATIONAL PARK (HOT SPRINGS & NIGHT GAME DRIVE)

After breakfast at your hotel in Kampala depart by road to Semuliki National Park. The park is located in the southwestern part of Uganda in Bundibugyo district along the Easter side of the eastern side of Lake Albert.
It is a 6 hours drive from Kampala City Uganda.

You will have a brief lunch hour break at Fort Portal town before proceeding to the park. Enjoy the striking scenes of the Western Albertine rift valley as you drive to Bundibugyo town.

Semuliki National Park is next to western border of Uganda and Congo Republic next to Lake Albert and covers the eastern part of the Ituri forest joining Uganda and Congo River separated by the Semliki River.

Semuliki is an ornithologist’s haven having about 400 bird species mostly forest birds. There are 300 tree species recorded nowhere else in East Africa and 53 mammal species with 11 diurnal species.

A night game-drive is planned today where one could see big cats, the slender and white- tailed mongoose, serval cats and diminutive nightjars among others.

Travel Time: About 7 to 8 Hours.

Accommodation

Mid Range Accommodation: Tooro Resort, Fort Motel, Ntoroko/ Kanyankyu Ecological Site
Luxury Accommodation: Semuliki Safari Lodge, Ntoroko Game Lodge, Mountains of the Moon (Fort Portal)
Budget Accommodation: Rwenzori View Guest House (Fort Portal), Kirimia Guesthouse, Toro-Semliki Hostel or Bumaga Cottage
Meal Plan: {Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 2: EXPLORE SEMULIKI NATIONAL PARK MORNING GAME DRIVE – TRANSFER TO KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK

We will begin with the most eye-catching item in Semuliki, the Sempaya hot springs. These natural springs have a geyser shooting up from an 8 meters-wide hole at a hot temperature. It’s the largest of its kind in Uganda.

Along the same trail, you can recognize quite a number of bird species like blue –breasted kingfisher and Frasier’s ant-thrush and primates like the grey-checked mangabey and red-tailed monkey.

On our morning game drive, you expect to see elephants, buffalo, leopard, lions, antelopes, big cats among other. Hippos and crocodiles can be seen along Semliki River.

Continue to Mungilo waterfall and see more attractive birds specially if you are a birder. Alternatively you can opt to go down into the stunning gallery rainforest to track wild chimpanzees.

Chimps are tracked by researchers in Semliki at dawn and dusk, as they tend to disappear in the middle of the day.

1300 Hours: Then you will return to the lodge for lunch. Later checkout and transfer to Kibale Forest National Park.

Travel Time: About 4 hours

Accommodation

Luxury Accommodation: Kyaninga Lodge, Ndali Lodge, Primate Lodge, Crater Safari Lodge
Midrange Accommodation: Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse, Chimps Nest, Kibale Forest Camp
Budget Accommodation: Ataco Country Resort, Rwenzori View Guesthouse, Lake Nkuruba Campsite

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner}

DAY 3: KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK. (CHIMPANZEE TRACKING & NATURE WALK BIGODI SWAMP)

Begin the day with breakfast and go for briefing and start chimpanzee trekking. Kibale Forest National Park is one of the best safari destinations in Africa for chimpanzee tracking.
Kibale is 795 square km National Park contains one of the most beautiful and with the most varying tracts of tropical forest in the whole of Uganda.

This is place to a number of forest wildlife, most especially 13 species of primate coupled with chimpanzees.

After trekking you will have lunch and then visit Bigodi wetland where you will experience a lot of bird life, primates and unspoilt nature! The walk will be guided providing information both on flora and fauna.

Accommodation

Luxury Accommodation: Kyaninga Lodge, Ndali Lodge, Primate Lodge, Crater Safari Lodge
Midrange Accommodation: Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse, Chimps Nest, Kibale Forest Camp
Budget Accommodation: Ataco Country Resort, Rwenzori View Guesthouse, Lake Nkuruba Campsite

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner}

DAY 4: KIBALE FOREST – DRIVE TO QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK. (AFTERNOON BOAT CRUISE)

After breakfast say goodbye to the Kibale Forest as you make your way south through rich farmland, travelling on the slopes of the Ruwenzori Mountains – one of Africa’s largest mountain ranges.
Cross the equator before reaching the renowned Queen Elizabeth National Park. After enjoying lunch at your new accommodations, set off on a game drive in Uganda’s prime game viewing region and be on the lookout for elephant and buffalo.

As these are the breeding grounds of the Uganda knob, you will be sure to see them grazing in the grass.

Continue your game viewing in the park as you explore the network of tracks in search of the animals you have not yet seen. In the evening, embark on a cruise of the Kazinga Channel, home to the largest concentration of hippo.

Travel Time: About 3 hours

Accommodation Option:

Mid-range Accommodation: Bush Lodge, Enganzi Game Lodge, Marafiki Safari Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Pumba Safari Cottages, Kazinga Channel View Resort, Mweya Hostel
Luxury Accommodation: Kyambura Game Lodge, Mweya Safari Lodge, Hippo Safari Lodge

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 5: QUEEN ELIZABETH ISHASHA GAME DRIVE – DRIVE TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK

Wake up early in the morning for breakfast, prepare to depart Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will go through the Ishasha sector of the park which is famous for harboring the tree climbing lions.
You may also get to see other animals that you might have missed during the previous drives. Remember this park is famous for its richness in bio diversity.

It is estimated to host approximately 68 different species of mammals like waterbucks, jackals, Buffalo, Eland, leopard, elephants, to mention but a few.

The five lakes within the park attract crocodiles, hippos, and a variety of water birds, while the fringing swamps hide secretive papyrus specialists, like the sitatunga antelope and red, black and yellow papyrus Gonalek.

After this additional fun carry on to Bwindi Forest and on arrival relax while preparing for the next day.

Accommodation Option:

Luxury Accommodation: Buhoma Lodge, Chameleon Hill Lodge, Clouds Mount Gorilla Lodge
Mid-range Accommodation: Gorilla Mist Camp, Nkuringo Gorilla Camp, Silverback Lodge Bwindi
Budget Accommodation: Broadbill Forest Camp, Buhoma Community Rest Camp, Wagtail Eco safari camp

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 6: BWINDI IMPENETRABLE FOREST GORILLA TREKKING

After your hearty breakfast early in the morning, move to the ranger station with your packed lunch and tracking gears.

The ranger guide will brief you about how to behave in the presence of the gentle eyed mountain gorillas.

Move into the park to begin the memorable search in the gorilla sanctuary. Have fun in the beautiful prehistoric forest and feel its freshness.

This forest is always wet, moist and it may rain at any time of the day therefore you need to wear warm water proof clothes. Remember to wear long trousers because there are beetles that may sting you.

The time to take meet the gorillas is not known because of the movement of the gorillas as they look for their food.

Also during your search, you may have the chance of seeing other primates that live in the forest like the, black-and-white colobus monkey, red tail monkey and chimpanzee.

The moment you meet the brown eyed, calm gorillas you may forget the fatigue you have because it is a memorable and exciting encounter. Stay with them for an hour watching and following the gorillas.

Take their photo graphs however you need a sound proof camera. In case you are not so tied, you will have the chance of participating in the community walk to the Batwa land.

Enjoy your dinner and overnight at your budgeted accommodation.

Accommodation Option:

Luxury Accommodation: Buhoma Lodge, Chameleon Hill Lodge, Clouds Mount Gorilla Lodge
Mid-range Accommodation: Gorilla Mist Camp, Nkuringo Gorilla Camp, Silverback Lodge Bwindi
Budget Accommodation: Broadbill Forest Camp, Buhoma Community Rest Camp, Wagtail Eco safari camp

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 7: BWINDI NATIONAL PARK – DRIVE TO KAMPALA/ ENTEBBE

Following this interesting tour, rise up early in the morning, enjoy your breakfast and carry on to Kampala for your home bound flight.

End of Safari!

Meal Plan: {Breakfast & Lunch}

7 DAY 6 NIGHTS UGANDA WILDLIFE SAFARI CHIMPANZEE GORILLA TREKKING TOUR PRICES

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NOTES

* African Spice Safaris can provide you with the following services at an extra fee;
– Airport transfers Entebbe-Kampala, Kampala-Entebbe
– Booking accommodation for you (Night before the safari and after safari in case your flight is on the next day)

7 DAY 6 NIGHTS UGANDA WILDLIFE SAFARI CHIMPANZEE GORILLA TREKKING TOUR PRICES INCLUDE:

* Mineral water while on safari
* Relevant Government Taxes
* Chimpanzee & Gorilla viewing permits
* Professional & experienced driver/ guide
* All entrance Park fees & Park Ranger Fees
* 3 Meals per day as indicated in the itinerary
* 2 Hour Launch Cruise along Kazinga Channel
* Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
* Game Drives + Nature Walk in Bigodi Wetland
* 6 Nights Full Board Accommodation (2 en-route meals) as indicated in the itinerary
* Round trip transportation from Kampala to Semliki – Kibale Forest – Queen Elizabeth – Bwindi and back to Kampala

7 DAY 6 NIGHTS UGANDA WILDLIFE SAFARI CHIMPANZEE GORILLA TREKKING TOUR PRICES EXCLUDE:

* Airfares
* Visa Fees
* Personal Insurance
* Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI BWINDI QUEEN ELIZABETH KIBALE MURCHISON FALLS

7 Days Uganda Safari Bwindi Queen Elizabeth Kibale Murchison Falls under the 7 Days Kampala Safaris begins from Kampala or Entebbe.

This exciting one week safari begins by traveling to the number one Uganda’s tourist destination – Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Other than the beautiful scenery of the part, various species of birds and monkeys, you will be highly inspired by the sight of the giant mountain gorilla.

You will thereafter go to Queen Elizabeth National Park – the world’s most bio–diversity wildlife sanctuary featuring climbing lions, leopards, hippos, elephants, buffaloes, lots of small game and rare birds.

On this 7 Days Uganda Safari Bwindi Queen Elizabeth Kibale Murchison Falls Proceeds to Kibale forest National Park famous for the world’s highest concentration of primates among which is man’s closest relative – the chimpanzee.

Finally we visit Murchison falls National Park – Uganda’s biggest wildlife national park where you find lions, elephants, crocodiles, hippos, buffaloes, giraffes, heartbeast, waterbuck, warthog, oribi, and chimpanzee in Budongo forest.

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI BWINDI QUEEN ELIZABETH KIBALE MURCHISON FALLS SUMMARY ITINERARY

DAY 1: Kampala – Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
DAY 2: Bwindi for Mountain Gorilla tracking (trekking), forest walk and Rest
DAY 3: Bwindi Forest – Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park (Afternoon Boat Cruise along the Kazinga Channel)
DAY 4: Queen Elizabeth Morning game drive – Drive to Kibale Forest National Park (afternoon Chimpanzee Tracking)
DAY 5: Kibale Forest Morning Chimpanzee Tracking.Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
DAY 6: Explore Murchison Falls National Park on Game Drives
DAY 7: Murchison Falls Morning Game Reserve –  Drive back to Kampala/ Entebbe

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI BWINDI QUEEN ELIZABETH KIBALE MURCHISON FALLS TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1: ENTEBBE/ KAMPALA – DRIVE TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE FOREST NATIONAL PARK

Have breakfast and depart to Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park. Along the way you will make a rest stop at the craft village at the equator for shopping, then continue to Mbarara for lunch.

After lunch we proceed driving through the beautiful evergreen mountain country that is, the “Little Switzerland of Uganda”.

Arrive at Bwindi late in the evening.

Travel Time: About 9 hours

Accommodation Option:

Luxury Accommodation: Buhoma Lodge, Chameleon Hill Lodge, Clouds Mount Gorilla Lodge
Mid-range Accommodation: Gorilla Mist Camp, Nkuringo Gorilla Camp, Silverback Lodge Bwindi
Budget Accommodation: Broadbill Forest Camp, Buhoma Community Rest Camp, Wagtail Eco safari camp

Meal Plan: {Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 2: BWINDI FOR MOUNTAIN GORILLA TRACKING (TREKKING), FOREST WALK AND REST
AFTER YOUR HEARTY BREAKFAST EARLY IN THE MORNING, MOVE TO THE RANGER STATION WITH YOUR PACKED LUNCH AND TRACKING GEARS.

The ranger guide will brief you about how to behave in the presence of the gentle eyed mountain gorillas.

Move into the park to begin the memorable search in the gorilla sanctuary. Have fun in the beautiful prehistoric forest and feel its freshness.

This forest is always wet, moist and it may rain at any time of the day therefore you need to wear warm water proof clothes. Remember to wear long trousers because there are beetles that may sting you.

The time to take meet the gorillas is not known because of the movement of the gorillas as they look for their food.

Also during your search, you may have the chance of seeing other primates that live in the forest like the, black-and-white colobus monkey, red tail monkey and chimpanzee.

The moment you meet the brown eyed, calm gorillas you may forget the fatigue you have because it is a memorable and exciting encounter. Stay with them for an hour watching and following the gorillas.

Take their photo graphs however you need a sound proof camera. In case you are not so tied, you will have the chance of participating in the community walk to the Batwa land.

Accommodation Option:

Luxury Accommodation: Buhoma Lodge, Chameleon Hill Lodge, Clouds Mount Gorilla Lodge
Mid-range Accommodation: Gorilla Mist Camp, Nkuringo Gorilla Camp, Silverback Lodge Bwindi
Budget Accommodation: Broadbill Forest Camp, Buhoma Community Rest Camp, Wagtail Eco safari camp

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 3: BWINDI FOREST – DRIVE TO QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK (AFTERNOON BOAT CRUISE ALONG THE KAZINGA CHANNEL)

Having taken breakfast, you will be transferred to Queen Elizabeth National Park. The park is rich in wildlife and others call it a birder’s paradise!
After lunch, enjoy the unique 2-hour boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel and into Lake Edward. This trip passes through possibly the highest concentration of Hippos and many animals may be seen drinking at the water’s edge.

This launch cruise offers an excellent platform for photography. Bird watching and game viewing is wonderful. The prolific bird life is colorful and stupendous with well over 550 resident species recorded making it a magnet for bird watchers.

Travel Time: About 4 to 6 hours

Accommodation

Mid-range Accommodation: Bush Lodge, Enganzi Game Lodge, Marafiki Safari Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Pumba Safari Cottages, Kazinga Channel View Resort, @The River Ishasha
Luxury Accommodation: Kyambura Game Lodge, Mweya Safari Lodge, Ishasha Wilderness Camp

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 4: QUEEN ELIZABETH MORNING GAME DRIVE – DRIVE TO KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK(CHIMPANZEE TRACKING IN THE AFTERNOON)

An early morning game drive in this park provides excellent opportunities to see Lions, Leopards, Giant Forest Hogs, Cape Buffaloes, Elephants, Defassa Waterbucks, Uganda Kobs, Topis, Bush bucks and many more.
Proceed to Kibale National Park and on the way you will be able to see an impressive view of the Fabled “Mountains of the Moon” that are in your clear view en route Fort Portal.

Travel Time: About 3 Hours

Accommodation Options:

Midrange Accommodation: Kibale Forest Camp, Mountains of the Moon Hotel,
Budget Accommodation: Rwenzori View Guesthouse, Nyinabulitwa Country Resort & Safari Camp
Luxury Accommodation: Ndali Lodge, Primate Lodge, Crater Safari Lodge, Papaya Lake Lodge, Kyaninga Lodge

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner}

DAY 5: KIBALE FOREST MORNING CHIMPANZEE TRACKING.TRANSFER TO MURCHISON FALLS MATIONAL PARK

Enjoy a sumptuous breakfast and proceed to the Kanyanchu park headquarters. Here we get a chimpanzee pre-track briefing by the forest guide.
Kanyanchu in the central part of Kibale, is the main trailhead for the parks famous forest walks, the most popular of which is the regular Primate Walk.

The activity starts early in the morning at 0800 hours and the success rate to see them in Kibale is over 98%.

Chimpanzee tracking (trekking) can take up to 3 hours. Expect to see other primates such as colobus monkeys, black faced red colobus, red tailed monkeys, olive baboons and an incredible array of bird life, including the great blue turaco.

You will also see varieties of birds, butterflies and many small insects. The ranger will provide detailed explanations on not only the primates, but also on all the forest’s fauna and flora, ensuring that your walk is both informative and enjoyable.

Spend about an hour with the chimpanzees observing them up close and taking some close-up pictures.

The chimpanzee day trek requirements include long trousers preferably jeans, long-sleeved shirts, light hiking boots, daypack with a liter of bottled water, wide-brimmed hat and a light rain-jacket.

Return to your lodge for lunch and transfer to Murchison Falls National Park.

Accommodation Options:
Luxury Accommodation: 
Paraa Safari Lodge, Nile Safari Lodge
Mid Range Accommodation: Sambiya River Lodge, Budongo Eco Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Red Chilli Rest Camp, Global Village Guest House

Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 6: EXPLORE MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK GAME DRIVES

Have breakfast and drive to the northern part of the park for a game drive. View Elephants, Buffaloes, Bushbucks, Lions, Leopards, Giraffes, Hartebeests and a variety of bird species.
After lunch, ensue for a two-hour launch cruise up to the substructure of the mighty Murchison Fall whose banks provide an opportunity to see the amazing hippos, crocodiles, water birds along the river banks enabling an excellent birding safari.

Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options:
Luxury Accommodation: 
Paraa Safari Lodge, Nile Safari Lodge
Mid Range Accommodation: Sambiya River Lodge, Budongo Eco Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Red Chilli Rest Camp, Global Village Guest House

Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 7: MURCHISON FALLS MORNING GAME RESERVE –  DRIVE BACK TO KAMPALA/ ENTEBBE

After breakfast, enjoy a breif game-drive en-route to Kampala having lunch in Masindi. Return to Kampala at leisure.
Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch

Travel time: About 6 hours

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI BWINDI QUEEN ELIZABETH KIBALE MURCHISON FALLS PRICES

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NOTES

* We accept wire transfers and credit card payments. Payment by credit card is subject to a bank surchage
* African Spice Safaris can provide you with the following services at an extra fee;
– Airport transfers Entebbe-Kampala, Kampala-Entebbe
– Booking accommodation for you (Night before the safari and after safari in case your flight is on the next day)

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI BWINDI QUEEN ELIZABETH KIBALE MURCHISON FALLS TOUR INCLUDES:

* Chimpanzee Permit
* Park Ranger Fees
* Park Entrance Fees
* Relevant Government Taxes
* A two hour Launch Cruise along the Nile
* Full time English Speaking Driver/ Guide
* Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
* A two Hour Launch Cruise along Kazinga Channel
* Full Board Accommodation and meals en-route as indicated in the itinerary (6 nights)

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI BWINDI QUEEN ELIZABETH KIBALE MURCHISON FALLS TOUR EXCLUDES:

* Personal Insurance
* Optional Chimpanzee Permit
* Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI MURCHISON FALLS KIBALE QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK (MURCHISON FALLS – KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK – QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK)

7 Days Uganda Safari Murchison Falls Kibale Queen Elizabeth Park departs from Kampala and is all about adventure.Experience some of Uganda’s best highlights and view its exceptional wildlife on this 7 Days Kampala Safaris adventure.

Spend 2 days searching for wildlife in the tropical Murchison Falls National Park. Journey into Uganda and explore this fantastic place that is divided by the Nile and filled with remarkable birds, animals and plants.

Next visit Kibale Forest, as you head into the jungle in the company of chimpanzee researchers, to observe these intelligent, emotional and acrobatic primates in their natural habitat.

Enjoy the spectacular views of the Rwenzori Mountains on this 7 Days Uganda Safari Murchison Falls Kibale Queen Elizabeth Park on the way to the Queen Elizabeth National Park, and be intrigued by the local culture and agile tree-climbing lions.

Queen Elizabeth offers many exciting activities like trekking chimps in Kyambura Gorge and cruising on the Kazinga Channel.

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI MURCHISON FALLS KIBALE QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK TOUR SUMMARY ITINERARY

DAY 1: Kampala – Drive to Murchison Falls National Park
DAY 2: Murchison Falls National Park (Game Drive and Launch cruise on Victoria Nile)
DAY 3: Murchison Falls – Drive to Kibale Forest National Park
DAY 4: Kibale Forest National Park Chimpanzee tracking/ Nature walk (Bigodi Swamp)
DAY 5: Kibale Forest – Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park
DAY 6: Queen Elizabeth National Park (Game drive/ Katwe Salt Mines)
DAY 7: Queen Elizabeth National Park –  (Chimpanzee tracking / Transfer to Kampala) –  Return to Kampala

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI MURCHISON FALLS KIBALE QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1: KAMPALA – DRIVE TO MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK

Breakfast at your hotel in Kampala/ Entebbe, and then depart for Murchison Falls National Park. The drive takes about 5 hours from Kampala with lunch en-route in Masindi town.
After lunch we proceed to the park and begin our game drive as we drive to the top of the falls. The park is bisected by the mighty Nile River, and home to some truly spectacular sights.

As the river squeezes through a gap in a cleft of rock, it sets off sudden, violent explosions of white water, resulting in the dramatic Murchison Falls and the most powerful natural water flow on earth.

The river is rich in wildlife, including hippo and some of Africa’s largest crocodile, but the rare shoebill stalk truly demands one’s attention. These tall birds are solitary and reserved, with large, strong beaks capable of crushing small crocodiles.

After a visit at the top of the falls and we proceed to our accommodations. (Optional activity: Stopover at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary).

Travel Time: About 6 Hours.

Accommodation Options
Luxury Accommodation:
 Nile Safari Lodge, Paraa Safari Lodge, Baker’s Lodge, Chobe Safari Lodge
Mid-range Accommodation: Murchison River Lodge, Bwana Tembo Safari Camp, Fort Murchison, Sambiya River Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Red Chilli Rest Camp, Global Village Guest House, Budongo Eco Lodge
Meal Plan: {Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 2: MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK (GAME DRIVE & LAUNCH CRUISE ON VICTORIA NILE)

Breakfast at the lodge/ camp and get ready for a half-day game drive along the northern banks of the Nile, providing the chance to see elephant, buffalo, bushbuck, giraffe, lion, hartebeests, Uganda knobs and an impressive variety of birds.
Return to camp for lunch and some relaxation, before embarking on a Nile cruise which promises some exhilarating encounters with the local wildlife. The 2 hour launch cruise up to the mighty Murchison Fall will reveal plenty of wildlife such as hippos, crocodiles, water birds along the river banks enabling an excellent birding safari.

Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options
Luxury Accommodation: Nile Safari Lodge, Paraa Safari Lodge, Baker’s Lodge, Chobe Safari Lodge
Mid-range Accommodation: Murchison River Lodge, Bwana Tembo Safari Camp, Fort Murchison, Sambiya River Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Red Chilli Rest Camp, Global Village Guest House, Budongo Eco Lodge

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 3: MURCHISON FALLS – DRIVE TO KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK

Early in the morning have breakfast followed by a road transfer to Kibale Forest National Park. The park is known to harbor the largest number of primates. The drive will take you to Fort Portal that lies amidst the great Mountains of the Moon.
En-route, you will visit the amber Ganyinamwiru stalagmites and waterfalls site in Fort Portal and the crater lakes.

You will then be transferred to your accommodations.

Accommodation Options
Luxury Accommodation: 
Kyaninga Lodge,Ndali Lodge, Primate Lodge, Crater Safari Lodge
Midrange Accommodation: Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse, Chimps Nest,Kibale Forest Camp
Budget Accommodation: Ataco Country Resort, Rwenzori View Guesthouse, Lake Nkuruba Campsite

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner}

DAY 4: KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK CHIMPANZEE TRACKING/ NATURE WALK (BIGODI SWAMP)

Begin the day with breakfast and go for briefing and start chimpanzee trekking. Kibale Forest National Park is one of the best safari destinations in Africa for chimpanzee tracking.
Kibale is 795 square km National Park contains one of the most beautiful and with the most varying tracts of tropical forest in the whole of Uganda. This is place to a number of forest wildlife, most especially 13 species of primate coupled with chimpanzees.

After trekking you will have lunch and then visit Bigodi wetland where you will experience a lot of bird life, primates and unspoilt nature! The walk will be guided providing information both on flora and fauna.

Accommodation Options
Luxury Accommodation: 
Kyaninga Lodge, Ndali Lodge, Primate Lodge, Crater Safari Lodge
Midrange Accommodation: Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse, Chimps Nest, Kibale Forest Camp
Budget Accommodation: Ataco Country Resort, Rwenzori View Guesthouse, Lake Nkuruba Campsite

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner}

DAY 5: KIBALE FOREST – DRIVE TO QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast say goodbye to the Kibale Forest as you make your way south through rich farmland, travelling on the slopes of the Ruwenzori Mountains – one of Africa’s largest mountain ranges. Cross the equator before reaching the renowned Queen Elizabeth National Park.
After enjoying lunch at your new accommodations, set off on a game drive in Uganda’s prime game viewing region and be on the lookout for elephant and buffalo. As these are the breeding grounds of the Uganda knob, you will be sure to see them grazing in the grass.

Continue your game viewing in the park as you explore the network of tracks in search of the animals you have not yet seen. In the evening, embark on a cruise of the Kazinga Channel, home to the largest concentration of hippo.

Accommodation Option
Mid-range Accommodation: 
Bush Lodge, Enganzi Game Lodge, Marafiki Safari Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Pumba Safari Cottages, Kazinga Channel View Resort, Mweya Hostel
Luxury Accommodation: Kyambura Game Lodge, Mweya Safari Lodge, Hippo Safari Lodge

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 6: QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK (GAME DRIVE/ KATWE SALT MINES)

Enjoy early breakfast and then go for a game drive in the Kasenyi sector to be rewarded with game like Lions, elephants, buffaloes, side stripped jackals, colobus monkeys, bush bucks, bushpigs, warthogs Uganda Kobs and other.
In the afternoon you will go visit the Katwe salt mines to have glimpse in the traditional salt mining methods.

Accommodation Option
Mid-range Accommodation: 
Bush Lodge, Enganzi Game Lodge, Marafiki Safari Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Pumba Safari Cottages, Kazinga Channel View Resort, Mweya Hostel
Luxury Accommodation: Kyambura Game Lodge, Mweya Safari Lodge, Hippo Safari Lodge

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 7: QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK – (CHIMPANZEE TRACKING) – TRANSFER TO KAMPALA

Early in the morning have breakfast and with packed lunch transfer to the Kyambura gorge for Chimpanzee tracking. After tracking you will have a picnic lunch and then drive back to Kampala to reach in the evening.

Meal Plan: {Breakfast & Lunch}

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI MURCHISON FALLS KIBALE QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK TOUR PRICES

Dates From Dates To Adult Rate Child Rate
1st January 2019 31st December 2019 Request for rates Request for rates

NOTES

* African Spice Safaris can provide you with the following services at an extra fee;

– Airport transfers Entebbe-Kampala, Kampala-Entebbe
– Booking accommodation for you (Night before the safari and after safari in case your flight is on the next day)

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI MURCHISON FALLS KIBALE QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK TOUR PRICES INCLUDE:

* Relevant Government Taxes
* Chimpanzee viewing permits
* Professional & experienced driver/ guide
* All entrance Park fees & Park Ranger Fees
* 3 Meals per day as indicated in the itinerary
* Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
* Game Drives + Nature Walk in Bigodi Wetland
* 6 Nights Full Board Accommodation (2 en-route meals) as indicated in the itinerary
* 2 Hour Launch Cruise along Kazinga Channel & a 2 hour Launch Cruise along the Nile
* Round trip transportation from Kampala to Murchison – Kibale Forest – Queen Elizabeth and back to Kampala

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI MURCHISON FALLS KIBALE QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK TOUR PRICES EXCLUDE:

* Airfares
* Visa Fees
* Personal Insurance
* Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI CHIMPANZEE GORILLA LAKE BUNYONYI LAKE MBURO

7 Days Uganda Safari Chimpanzee Gorilla Lake Bunyonyi Lake Mburo is a one week safari in 7 Days Kampala Safaris and is ideal for travelers who wish to see more of the Uganda Safari Circuit within 7 days and therefore includes some amount of road travel.

Places visited include some of the best safari holiday locations in Uganda; Queen Elizabeth National Park – famous for boat safaris on the Kazinga channel, chimpanzee trekking, tree climbing lions and large herds of buffaloes and elephants.

Included is also in this 7 Days Uganda Safari Chimpanzee Gorilla Lake Bunyonyi Lake Mburo is a visit to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park home to an estimated 320 mountain gorillas – roughly half of the world’s population, including several habituated groups, which can be tracked.

Lake Bunyonyi offers great bird watching opportunities and cultural experiences. Enjoy hiking, fishing, cycling, nature/ village walks, canoe & motor boat rides and any other activities.

Lake Mburo National Park offers excellent game-drives both on the safari drives and boat trips where one could see leopard, hyena, zebra, eland, topi, Impala, Uganda Kob as well as birds like pelicans, herons, cormorants, fish eagles etc.

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI CHIMPANZEE GORILLA LAKE BUNYONYI LAKE MBURO TOUR SUMMARY ITINERARY

DAY 1: Kampala – Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park
DAY 2: Queen Elizabeth National Park (Game Viewing Safari)
DAY 3: Chimpanzee tracking – Kyambura Gorge – Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable park
DAY 4: Bwindi for Mountain Gorilla tracking (trekking), forest walk and Rest
DAY 5: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park – Lake Bunyonyi
DAY 6: Lake Bunyonyi – Drive to Lake Mburo National Park
DAY 7: Lake Mburo –  Drive back to Kampala

7 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI CHIMPANZEE GORILLA LAKE BUNYONYI LAKE MBURO TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1: KAMPALA – DRIVE TO QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK

Breakfast at your hotel in Kampala followed by a departure to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Our journey today takes us towards western Uganda making a brief stop at the equator for photographs and later enjoy lunch en route.
Once we arrive at Queen Elizabeth National Park, we proceed for a safari game-run en-route to our lodge. Animals likely to see during the game-run include lion, elephant, leopard, buffalo, hyena and a variety of antelope species.

Retire to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Travel time: about 7 to 8 hours

Accommodation

Mid-range Accommodation: Bush Lodge, Enganzi Game Lodge, Marafiki Safari Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Pumba Safari Cottages, Kazinga Channel View Resort, @The River Ishasha
Luxury Accommodation: Kyambura Game Lodge, Mweya Safari Lodge, Ishasha Wilderness Camp

Meal Plan: {Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 2: QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK (GAME VIEWING SAFARI)

0615 Hours: enjoy a light breakfast (Tea/ coffee with a snack) and depart for the early morning game-drive in search of wildlife. You are likely to see herds of buffalo, lion, elephant, waterbuck, Uganda Kob and if lucky leopard.

0930 Hours: Return to the lodge by followed by a full English buffet breakfast at the lodge enjoying the views of Kazinga Channel. Later relax or swimming in the inviting pool.

Lunch will be served followed by an afternoon boat cruise on the Kazinga. Expect to see lots of animals and many varieties of birds at a close range. European migrant birds like the terns and gulls congregate here in large flocks.

The boat safari starts at 1500 Hours and ends at about 1700 Hours. Later in the evening return to the Lodge for relaxation and dinner.

Accommodation

Mid-range Accommodation: Bush Lodge, Enganzi Game Lodge, Marafiki Safari Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Pumba Safari Cottages, Kazinga Channel View Resort, @The River Ishasha
Luxury Accommodation: Kyambura Game Lodge, Mweya Safari Lodge, Ishasha Wilderness Camp

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 3: CHIMPANZEE TRACKING – KYAMBURA GORGE – DRIVE TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE PARK

After a very early breakfast we head for the Kyambura gorge for chimpanzee tracking and a variety of primates, after the tracking continue to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
Bwindi is best known for its Mountain Gorillas, primate presence and spectacular bird population.

Travel Time: About 6 hours

Accommodation Option:

Luxury Accommodation: Buhoma Lodge, Chameleon Hill Lodge, Clouds Mount Gorilla Lodge
Mid-range Accommodation: Gorilla Mist Camp, Nkuringo Gorilla Camp, Silverback Lodge Bwindi
Budget Accommodation: Broadbill Forest Camp, Buhoma Community Rest Camp, Wagtail Eco safari camp

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 4: BWINDI FOR MOUNTAIN GORILLA TRACKING (TREKKING), FOREST WALK AND REST

After your hearty breakfast early in the morning, move to the ranger station with your packed lunch and tracking gears. The ranger guide will brief you about how to behave in the presence of the gentle eyed mountain gorillas.
Move into the park to begin the memorable search in the gorilla sanctuary. Have fun in the beautiful prehistoric forest and feel its freshness.

This forest is always wet, moist and it may rain at any time of the day therefore you need to wear warm water proof clothes.

Remember to wear long trousers because there are beetles that may sting you. The time to take meet the gorillas is not known because of the movement of the gorillas as they look for their food.

Also during your search, you may have the chance of seeing other primates that live in the forest like the, black-and-white colobus monkey, red tail monkey and chimpanzee.

The moment you meet the brown eyed, calm gorillas you may forget the fatigue you have because it is a memorable and exciting encounter. Stay with them for an hour watching and following the gorillas.

Take their photo graphs however you need a sound proof camera. In case you are not so tied, you will have the chance of participating in the community walk to the Batwa land.

Enjoy your dinner and overnight at your budgeted accommodation.

Accommodation Option:

Luxury Accommodation: Buhoma Lodge, Chameleon Hill Lodge, Clouds Mount Gorilla Lodge
Mid-range Accommodation: Gorilla Mist Camp, Nkuringo Gorilla Camp, Silverback Lodge Bwindi
Budget Accommodation: Broadbill Forest Camp, Buhoma Community Rest Camp, Wagtail Eco safari camp

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 5: BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK – LAKE BUNYONYI

Late breakfast and transfer to Lake Bunyonyi making photo opportunities at viewing points along the way. Western Uganda has a rich cultural heritage.
We drive past local communities and the winding hills of Kigezi to Lake Bunyonyi. This is popularly known as the place for many birds.

Accommodation Option:

Mid-range Accommodation: Bushara Island Camp, Byoona Amagara Island Retreat
Luxury Accommodation: Birdnest @Lake Bunyonyi Resort, Bunyonyi Overland Resort, OuterView of the resort
Budget Accommodation: Broadbill Forest Camp, Buhoma Community Rest Camp, Wagtail Eco safari camp

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 6: LAKE BUNYONYI – DRIVE TO LAKE MBURO NATIONAL PARK

Today after breakfast we take a nature walk on the Island (great area and fun for birders) or embark on an early boat ride around the islands around the Lake.
Later we proceed to Lake Mburo National Park through the small towns of Uganda.  Lunch will be served en-route.

Upon arrival in Lake Mburo we proceed for a game drive en-route to our accommodations. After checking in you will drive to the lake for a boat cruise in search for hippos, Crocodiles and water birds among others.

Accommodation Options:

Luxury Accommodations: Mantana Tented Camp, Mihingo Safari Lodge
Mid-range Accommodations: Arcadia Cottages Mburo, Mburo Safari Lodge, Rwakobo Rock
Budget Accommodations: Eagle`s Nest Mburo, Rwonyo Rest Camp

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

DAY 7: LAKE MBURO MORNING GAME DRIVE EN-ROUTE – DRIVE TO KAMPALA

Today we wake up at leisure and breakfast follows. After breakfast we check-out of our accommodations and take a drive back to Kampala.

End of Safari!

Meal Plan: {Breakfast & Lunch}