6 nights / 7 Days – Uganda Gorilla and Game Safari – Nature Wild Africa

6 nights / 7 Days – Uganda Gorilla and Game Safari

SAFARI HIGHLIGHTS

  • Bwindi Impenetrable Forest NP
  • Mountain Gorillas
  • Ishasha sector
  • Kazinga Channel Boat Cruise

6 nights / 7 Days – Uganda Gorilla and Game Safari with Arrival & Departure via ENTEBBE

Day 1 – ARRIVE & OVERNIGHT AT ENTEBBE

Arrival at Entebbe International Airport where you will meet your Safari Driver Guide for a warm welcome and a transfer to your Entebbe Hotel. He will also brief you on your safari ahead of time and advise if best to change monies on this day. Overnight at your Entebbe Hotel on bed and breakfast basis.

Budget – Boma Guest House
Mid-Range – Protea Hotel
Entebbe by Marriot
High End – The Lake Victoria Serena Golf Resort & Spa.

Day 2 – DRIVE TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE FOREST NP,  (476kms / 8,5hrs)

Early breakfast and have an entire day drive to Bwindi NP. You will have a scenic drive past the Equator where you can have a break for your lunch. Proceed on past Mbarara and branch off to Kanungu route to the eastern part of Bwindi NP. in good time for dinner and overnight at your lodge.

Budget – Buhoma Community Camp
Mid-Range – Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge
High End – Buhoma Lodge

Day 3 – GORILLA TRACKING in UGANDA’s BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NP (Gorilla watching – 1hr)

0700hrs: After an early breakfast, be transferred to Bwindi National Park Head Quarters for the start of your gorilla tracking experience starting with a good briefing on the dos and donts while on the trek and once you get to the gorilla family allocated to. 0800hrs set off into the forest in the footsteps of the Mountain Gorillas. You will be led by experienced gorilla trackers on the slopes of the volcanoes who start earlier to locate the site where the gorillas spent the night. Once you get to the Gorilla family site, you will be allowed to view and interact with the for 1 hour. Thereafter back to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Budget – Buhoma Community Camp
Mid-Range –
Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge
High End – Buhoma Lodge

Day 4 – DRIVE FROM BWINDI TO QUEEN ELIZABETH NP  175kms / 4.5hrs

Breakfast and proceed on to Queen Elizabeth NP with game viewing drive through southern Ishasha sector. Picnic lunch and thereafter drive to the northern part of the park and check in for dinner and overnight at your lodge.

Budget – Pumba Cottages
Mid-Range –
Park View Safari Lodge
High End – Mweya Safari Lodge

Day 5 – GAME DRIVE & KAZINGA CHANNEL BOAT CRUISE

Early morning game drive in Queens Elizabeth NP and back to the lodge for lunch.

1500hrs set out for an exciting Boat Cruise on Kazinga Channel where you will encounter numbers of hippos and huge elephants at the banks of the channel, not to mention several species of birds and panoramic views into Lake Edward! Return for dinner and overnight t your lodge. In the afternoon enjoy Kazinga Channel boat Cruise. Dinner and overnight.

Budget – Pumba Cottages
Mid-Range –
Park View Safari Lodge
High End – Mweya Safari Lodge 

Day 6 –KYAMBURA GORGE CHIMPANZEE TREKKING & DRIVE TO KAMPALA (414kms / 7h15mins)

Breakfast and check out of the lodge. Visit Kyambura Gorge for Chimpanzee and other Monkey primates in the Gorge. Thereafter start off your drive back to Kampala with a picnic lunch en-route. In the evening check in for dinner and overnight.

Budget – Africana Hotel Kampala
Mid-Range –
Protea Hotel by Marriott Kampala
High End – Serena Hotel Kampala 

Day 7 – DEPART

Breakfast at the lodge and thereafter be transferred back to Entebbe Airport for your departure flight back