10 days uganda gorillas and game safari

10 Days | Kampala, Uganda
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Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe, transfer to kampala

Our tourist guide / driver will be waiting at Entebbe International airport to pick you up and then transfer you to your accommodation for the night.
Accommodation at Cassia Lodge Kampala (Comfort)
Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner

 Day 2: Transfer to Jinja then back to Kampala

Early morning after breakfast, you will be transferred to Jinja for a white water rafting experience on the Nile. This can take either full or half day depending on your choice and also visit Jinja town and some craft shops for your souvenir shopping.
Accommodation at Cassia Lodge Kampala (Comfort)
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

 Day 3:   Drive to Kibale forest

Today, after an early morning breakfast, your guide will transfer you to Fort Portal town; a 5 hours journey from Kampala with stop-overs along the way. This town nestles in the shadow of the Rwenzori Mountains so be sure to have that amazing view.
Accommodation at Mountains of the moon hotel (Comfort)
Meal Plan: Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

 Day 4: Kibale forest national park

Early morning after breakfast, you will visit the Kibale forest to track the Chimpanzees and 10 other primates including l’ hoestes, red colobus, blue, red-tailed and gray-cheeked mangabey. The guide will provide detailed explanations on primates, the forest fauna and flora. This primate walk is both informative and enjoyable. In the afternoon, visit the Bigodi swamp and community around the Kibale forest National Park.
Accommodation at Mountains of the moon hotel (Comfort)
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

 Day 5: Amabere ga Nyina Mwiru Caves, Tooro Palace, Crater Lakes – Queen Elizabeth Park

Today after breakfast early in the morning, we will have a cultural tour to the ‘Amabere ga Nyina Mwiru’ caves located 10 km from Fort Portal town and also hike to the explosion craters surrounding this area. Return back to fort portal town for lunch, in the afternoon visit the ‘Tooro’ Kingdom palace. In the evening we drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park for about 2 hours following the mystical Rwenzori Mountain ranges for much of the journey.
Accommodation at  Kasenyi Safari Camp (Comfort)
Meal Plan: Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

 Day 6:  Game Drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park

After breakfast, you will go for an early morning game drive in the park with the massive Rwenzori Mountains as a backdrop provides excellent opportunities to see lions, leopards, giant forest hog, Cape buffalo, elephants, defassa waterbuck, Uganda Kobs, Topi and bushbuck. Queen Elizabeth National Park’s diverse Eco-system of grassy plains, tropical forest, rivers, swamps, lakes and volcanic craters is home to an incredible abundance of wildlife.  In the afternoon, your guide will take you for a unique 2- 3 hour boat cruise on the famous Kazinga Channel and into Lake Edward. This boat trip passes through possibly the highest concentration of hippos. Many animals may be seen drinking at the water’s edge. This will give you excellent opportunities for photography, bird watching and game viewing. The prolific bird life is colorful and stupendous with well over 550 resident species.
Accommodation at Kasenyi Safari Camp (Comfort)
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinne

Day 7: Drive to Bwindi imepenetrable forest park

Today we drive through the Kigezi highlands region of Uganda also known as the “Switzerland of Africa” providing views of terraced hillsides and winding roads to Bwindi Impenetrable forest which is a 4 hours journey.
Accommodation at Rushaga Gorilla Camp (Comfort)
Meal Plan: Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

 Day 8: Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park

The Bwindi forest is a spectacular and incredibly dense rain forest which offers a dramatic steeply forested landscape. You will arrive at the park headquarters early in the morning (7:00am) for briefing by the UWA staff before going to trek. Don’t forget to carry along your tracking gear which includes raincoats, jungle boots and more. The trekking will take a couple of hours (2 -7 hrs) depending on how far the gorillas might have moved. In groups of 8 people, your guide will lead you through the numerous pathways created for the tourists and eventually you’ll find your way to the rare & shy gorillas. A certificate is awarded by UWA at the end of every gorilla trekking experience. Later relax at your lodge which will give breathtaking views of the park.
Accommodation at Rushaga Gorilla Camp (Comfort)
Meal Plan: Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner.

 Day 9:  Drive to Lake Mburo National park

Check out after breakfast in the morning for a 4 hours’ drive to Lake Mburo National Park with a stopover in Mbarara town for Lunch. This is the best place in the country to see zebras. Lake Mburo has 5 lakes and is mainly savanna with scattered acacias trees. The park features animals such as impalas, elands, roan antelopes, reedbucks, klipspringers and topis, as well as buffaloes and hippos. Adjacent to the park are the ranches of the Bahima (Ankole) tribe, who herd the famous long-horned Ankole cattle that are a common sight here. Take an afternoon boat ride on the Lake & see a variety of birds and hippos too.
Accommodation at Mburo Safari lodge (Comfort)
Meal Plan: Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner.

 Day 10: Transfer back to Entebbe

Early morning after breakfast, go for a safari walk in the park accompanied by your guide and later return to your lodge for Lunch. Check out in the afternoon and depart for Kampala which is 3 hours away with a stop-over at the Equator line. Your guide/ driver will later drop you in Kampala or at Entebbe International airport for your evening flight.
Meal Plan: Breakfast & Lunch.

 End of Tour

Useful informations

Details

Minimun of 2 participants is required
Available Languages
English
Strict: Partial refund if cancellation is within 1 week of booking

Included

Meeting Point

The trip will start either in Kampala or Entebbe

Upcoming Availibilities

11 Jul 2020 - 08:00  |  21 Jul 2020 - 08:00
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12 Jul 2020 - 08:00  |  22 Jul 2020 - 08:00
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13 Jul 2020 - 08:00  |  23 Jul 2020 - 08:00
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14 Jul 2020 - 08:00  |  24 Jul 2020 - 08:00
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15 Jul 2020 - 08:00  |  25 Jul 2020 - 08:00
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Primate World Safaris is local tour operator in Uganda, recognized for excellent service in Tours & Travel services. We specialize in designing tailor-made safaris for visitors to enjoy memorable experiences at amazing prices. Our Tours include Gorilla Trekking, wild game safaris, birding, nature and cultural tours, Chimp tracking, Honeymoons, City tours, Hiking & Mountaineering, Adventure and much more. Our team has vast experience in exploring the best of Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya & Tanzania. We will make any first time visitor experience Africa's Wilderness. 

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