Gorilla Safari Holiday – 9 Days
This 9 days luxury Safari taking you to the best destinations ever in Uganda, the trip will take you to Bwindi for gorilla trekking, and exploring the Ugandan national parks in order to enjoy the many wildlife game drives and boat cruises.These parks also include; Lake Mburo national park, Bwindi impenetrable national park, Queen Elizabeth national Park, Kibale National Park as well as Murchison falls national park.
- Day 1: Kampala / l. Mburo national park
- Day 2: Travel to bwindi national park
- Day 3: Gorilla tracking
- Day 4: Gravel to queen Elizabeth
- Day 5: Game tour / boat trip on kazinga channel
- Day 6: Primate safari / fort portal
- Day 7: Transfer to Murchison falls NP/ visit the top of the falls
- Day 8: Game drive / boat ride on Victoria Nile
- Day 9: Drive back to Kampala
Day 1: Kampala / l. Mburo national park
The Uganda Safari guide will pick you from your hotel, and you will start your journey by road to Lake Mburo national park. You will also have a stopover at the Equator for a formative talk and the souvenirs. After, you will proceed to the park via masaka, check in at Mihingo Lodge. Have lunch as you prepare for a game drive in the evening to explore the the park you will have a chance Wildlife. Dinner and overnight at luxury Mihingo Lodge.
Day 2: Travel to Bwindi National Park
Have a morning cup of tea and drive to Bwindi Impenetrable national park, this drive is long and rewarding with the panoramic views of the green vegetation as well as the traditional homesteads. You will have lunch at Mbarara then continue to the gorilla trekking safari park of Bwindi reaching in the evening. You will check in at your lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Luxury Gorilla Forest Camp.
Day 3: Gorilla tracking in Bwindi National Park
You will wake up early in the morning and have your breakfast as you prepare to start your journey to greater experience.by 8:00, you will report to the headquarters for a briefing by the rangers as well as registration. The guides will then lead you to track the gorillas through the bush pushing your way through the undergrowth and the thick creepers. And when the gorillas are sighted, the visitors will be guided to within 6 meters of them and you will have a chance to sit around these great apes for a whole hour looking into their big eyes. These big giants are also powerful and can sometimes weigh over 250 kilograms. The visitors also require a reasonable degree of fitness as well as a sturdy pair of walking shoes, since the trek can take from half an hour to 6 hours depending on the movement of these lovely primates. You will have your packed lunch after the trek. After trekking you will go for Batwa Trail, you will be welcomed by the sound of their music, wow. will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Gorilla Forest Camp
Day 4: Travel to Queen Elizabeth National Park for Wildlife Safari
This morning after cup of tea, you will go for Munyanga River trail in the valley of below Buhoma (park office) provides on Ideal short walk to view birds and primates along the forest edge. After the trail we drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park for the wildlife trip and game viewing safari. The journey to Queen Elizabeth National Park will take through the unique and attractive southern sector of the park, known as Ishasha and famous the rear tree-climbing lions not located in other parks of Uganda. Before we reach our lodge we may a wildlife antelopes, buffalo, warthogs and Elephants. Dinner and overnight at luxury Mweya safari lodge.
Day 5: game tour / boat trip on kazinga channel
Early in the morning after, your breakfast, you will go for a Uganda wildlife game viewing in the park for the search of the early risers, you will also have a chance to view many animals including; buffaloes, elephants, lions and other more wildlife before retiring to your lodge for Lunch. After having lunch, you will go for another exciting activity. A boat trip along the Kazinga channel will be the highlight for your afternoon tour. The Kazinga channel offers a good spot for birders with a variety of bird species. Animals to see include school of hippos, buffaloes, warthogs and elephant. Dinner and overnight at luxury Mweya safari lodge.
Day 6: primate safari / Kibale National Park in fort portal
After your morning cup of tea, you will then head to Kyambura Gorge for chimpanzee trekking, this journey to trek the chimps will take you through the green and grass covered area, amazingly you reach the deep chimpanzee gorge, surrounded by tropical rain forest. This morning chimpanzee trek will lead you into the gorge of River Kyambura in search of our closest relatives the chimpanzee primates. The hiking offers you a rewarding and Africa Adventure safari, other activities include butterfly watching and birding safari. After the chimpanzee trekking experience we will say goodbye to Queen Elizabeth National Park and head to via Fort portal Luxurious Mountains of the moon
Day 7:Transfer to Murchison falls National Park/ visit the Top of the Falls
You will transfer to Murchison falls national park with your packed lunch, this will include touring the magnificent top the falls to see how the calm Nile is transformed into a thunderous roar of white foam fall about 50 metres deep. Proceed to your lodge as you see animals grazing dinner and overnight stay at Luxury Paraa Safari Lodge.
Day 8: Game drive / Boat ride on Victoria Nile.
You will also enjoy the early morning coffee at Paraa safari Lodge, and after you will enjoy a game viewing session and a boat trip along the Nile in the afternoon. After you will hike at the top of the falls. Dinner and overnight Paraa Safari Lodge.
DAY 9: Drive back to Kampala
Early in the morning, you will proceed to Kaniyo Pabidi forest where you will enjoy chimpanzee trekking before travelling back to Kampala Then drive to Kampala with a stopover for your lunch reaching Kampala in the afternoon.
END OF SAFARI
Price based on2 people sharing in Budget accommodation $2515
price based on2 people sharing in Mid-Range accommodation $2995
Price based on 2 people sharing in Luxury accommodation $3355
- photography and touring,
- Gorilla trekking permits(Uganda )
- 2 chimpanzee Trekking permits
- Nyamanga Trails in Buhoma
- full board accommodation,
- Park Entrance
- Full time English speaking professional driver/guide,
- All tour activities as detailed in the itinerary,
- Bottled water while on safari,
- Kampala hotel fees( the eve of the safari and the night after the safari),
- Laundry services,
- Beverages/ drinks,
- international flights,
- Items of a personal nature,
- optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary