5-day gorillas, lions and water safari in uganda

5 Days | Kampala, Uganda
Mores than pictures


Over View

Mountain Gorilla tracking in Bwindi forest is combined with a wildlife safari in Queen Elizabeth national park to create a perfect blend between nature and exhilaration. It is organised with mid-range comfort lodges. This is a perfect short trip to discover the scenic beauty of Uganda as you embrace her tranquility.

Detailed Itinerary 

Day 1: Pick up in kampala and transfer to queen Elizabeth national park

You will be picked up from your hotel and start your journey to South West of Uganda stopping by the equator for splendid photography. Lunch en-route. Within hours, you’ll be in Queen Elizabeth National Park, ready for an evening game drive through the park. This park is the second largest National park in Uganda neighboring crater lakes Edwards and George linked by the Kazinga channel. Check into your preferred lodge.
Accommodation Options: Enganzi Lodge / Ihamba Lake Side Resort
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Drive Time: 6 – 7 hours.

Day 2: Chimpanzee Trek in the Kyambura gorge and boat safari on the Kazinga channel

After early breakfast, depart to the beautiful Kyambura gorge for the chimpanzee trekking. The reserve is located on a 100m deep gorge, south of Queen Elizabeth Park and Lake Edward. Look out for the birds residing by the riverine swamps and forest such as herons, kingfishers, fish eagles, and much more. Return to the lodge for lunch and then go on the afternoon boat cruise on Kazinga channel. Drive back to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Overnight accommodation as the previous night

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Morning game drives and transfer to bwindi forest

Very early breakfast and early morning game drive through the park. Possible encounters include lions, buffaloes, kobs, Elephants, giraffes, hyenas, warthogs and others. Proceed towards Ishasha River, south of the park, a popular sight with tree climbing lions. Reach Bwindi forest by evening and check into your choice of accommodation for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options: silverback lodge/ Nkuringo Gorilla Camp (selection of lodges depends on room availability and allocation of gorilla permits)
Drive Time: 5 – 6 hours

Day 4: Gorilla tracking in bwindi forest national park

Early breakfast, proceed with packed lunch and a bottle of water into the tropical rain forest for gorilla trekking activity. Receive prior briefing by the ranger officials then head straight into the forest. The trek is unpredictable and could last up to 6 or more hours. Watch these creatures as they feed, play and grumble to each other while you take their pictures. Dinner and overnight as previous night

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5: Transfer to Entebbe international airport

This day is reserved for the transfer back to Kampala or Entebbe with lunch en-route.

 End of Safari

Useful informations


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

Good to know

This tour is not available to solo travelers.

Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.

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Upcoming Availibilities

18 Jun 2024 - 07:00  |  23 Jun 2024 - 07:00
$1,840.00 per person · 20 spots left
19 Jun 2024 - 07:00  |  24 Jun 2024 - 07:00
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Organized By
Wild Jungle Trails

Wild Jungle Trails

Wild Jungle Trails Ltd Specializes in gorilla tracking and wildlife safaris ranging from domestic to International comfort tours ending in Rwanda, long and short excursions tailored to suite the needs of our clients, Wild Jungle Trails  Ltd ensure to give you the Ultimate safari experience that is a lifetime memory.
To this end we employ experienced guides whose knowledge and expertise will help you to become intimately acquainted with the splendor and mystery that are the hallmarks of Uganda. 

Each Safari is led by a driver / guide who is fluent in English with an in-depth knowledge of all aspects in animal spotting, identification and behavior.
Our experience enables us to offer the most diverse selection of Safaris available including Gorilla Tracking Safaris, Wildlife Adventures, Birding safaris, mountain treks and our specialty lies in designing your dream holiday with unique itineraries to meet your every need. 

Wild Jungle Trails Ltd Staff 
All our Safari Guides are field trained, experienced and keen to meet your every wish. Distinctive in their smart uniforms, they will always greet you with a smile.
All our driver guides are specialists in their own way. Some specialize in ornithology, others in ecology and animal behavior, but all have an excellent general knowledge of the National Parks and the animal kingdom. They are always successful in their aim of getting you safely and happily to the summit under their professional licenses. 

Wild Jungle Trails Ltd Vehicles
Our fleet of 4-wd safari equipped vehicles includes Toyota Land Cruisers and Safaris Vans. Each safari vehicle is specially equipped.

$1,840.00 / pp
Up to 20 peoples
Durée : 5 Days