6 Days Gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris in Uganda safari overview
Our main focus is Uganda”The pearl of Africa” the amazing Uganda adventure takes you to Kibale forest national park the Home of the Chimpanzees, proceed down to Queen Elizabeth National park for your Game and wildlife experience all the way through Ishasha for tree climbing lions to herds of elephants, elusive Buffaloes and Spectacular Kyambura Gorge for another glance with Chimpanzee pass via Ishasha for tree climbing Lions before Heading to Bwindi Forest for Ultimate Gorilla trekking adventure and at Kjong Uganda safaris with our 6 days Amazing Uganda safaris we ensure that an accessible Gorilla family is booked for your trekking experience.
ITINERARY FOR 6 DAYS GORILLA TREKKING AND WILDLIFE SAFARIS IN UGANDA
Day 1: Drive from Entebbe to Kampala
The 6 days gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris in Uganda begins with an arrival to Entebbe International airport, Meet & greet with our representative before your transfer to hotel for an overnight stay at either Cassia Lodge Kampala or Booma Guest house Entebbe (luxury and mid range safari travel) on Bed and Breakfast and Forest Cottages or Red chill hideaway Kampala (Budget safari travel) on bed only
Day 2: Drive from Kampala to Kibale National Park-Afternoon Chimpanzee trekking.
Early in the morning we start our 6 days gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris in Uganda road trip to Kibale forest national park the Home of the chimpanzees. The drive will take a minimum of six hours. Make brief stop in fort portal for lunch. After lunch proceed to Kibale National park for an afternoon Chimpanzee trekking and later return to the Lodge for check in, dinner and overnight stay at Ndali lodge/Kyaninga lodge for Luxury Option or Kibale forest Camp and Chimpanzee Forest Guest House of Midrange and Budget Travelers. Meal plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 3: Kibale–Bigodi Swamp walks, Crater lakes and Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park, Evening Kazinga channel boat cruise.
After having breakfast from the lodge, your driver/guide will be waiting to take you to Bigodi swamp for community visit and swamp walk here you will have an opportunity to see red tailed monkeys, black and white monkeys, interact with local people of Kibale and after the walk you will drive via the crater lakes on your way to Queen Elizabeth National park for an evening Boat cruise along the Kazinga channel, this most relaxing way to enjoy a wildlife safari in Queen Elizabeth hence making this 6 days gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris in Uganda more interesting. The banks are crammed with Hippos, Buffalos and water birds, along with caimans, monitor lizard, marabou storks, weaver birds and elegant pairs of fish eagles, elephants stride along the banks. what you need to do is to seat with your camera or Binoculars ready to enjoy this incredible spectacle view of the amazing wildlife. and night over at Mweya safari lodge( Luxury option) or Bush lodge and Ihamba safari lodge ( Midrange Options) or Bush lodge safari tents for (Budget Option)
Day 4: Queen Elizabeth NP-Morning Game drive Afternoon transfer to Bwindi Forest via Ishasha
Gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris in Uganda starts with an early Morning game drive after breakfast around Kasenyi Area in search for wildlife like, Elephants, Buffalos, Uganda Kobs and much more animals plus lots of Birds and proceed to Ishasha sector for Tree climbing lions and other wildlife before heading to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for a night at either Buhoma/Bwindi Lodge (Luxury option), Silverback lodge and the Haven Camp ( Midrange Option) or Buhoma community camp ( Budget option). Meal plan, Breakfast, packed Lunch and Dinner.
Day 5: Bwindi Gorilla trekking Experience.
After breakfast set off early with guides to track the gorillas. The thrill of your encounter will erase the difficulties of the potentially strenuous trek. Bring jungle boots and rain jackets because the park is often wet. Spend time in awe watching the gorillas go about their activities. Each gorilla safari encounter is different and has its own rewards, but you are likely to enjoy the close view of adults feeding, grooming and resting as the youngsters frolic and swing from vines in a delightfully playful display. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is a magnificent green swathe of dense rain forest, so ancient that survived the last ice age. A recently proclaimed World Heritage site, it’s one of the most biologically diverse areas on earth and its unique, precious flora sustains roughly half of the world population of mountain gorillas – believed to number just 720. There’s also a substantial chimpanzee population and research shows that Bwindi is the only forest in Africa in which these two apes live together. Time permitting, spend the afternoon on a community foot safari to explore the life style of the people living and surrounding the park. Return to camp exhilarated to relieve the encounter with friends over a drink hence making the 6 days gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris in Uganda great. Dinner and overnight at Buhoma/Bwindi Lodge (Luxury option), Silverback lodge and the Haven Camp ( Midrange Option) or Buhoma community camp ( Budget option). Meal plan, Breakfast, packed Lunch and Dinner.
Day: Drive from Bwindi – Kampala – Entebbe
This being our last day to the 6 days gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris in Uganda, start with taking breakfast at lodge before driving back to Kampala with a stopover in Mbarara for Lunch, Igongo Ankole Cultural Museum and Equator line for Pictures and Craft market then proceed to Kampala or drop off at Entebbe international airport to get your flight to the next destination and End of service. Meal plan, Breakfast and Lunch.
6 days gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris in Uganda package includes
- Airport transfers,
- Transportation by 4 WD safari van, Fuel expenses,
- Accommodation while on safari,
- The costs also cover the services of English speaking driver/guide,
- Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) while on safari,
- 1 soft drink per meal i.e. a soda or mineral water at/during lunch and dinner,
- Park entrance fees,
- One gorilla permit per person,
- One Chimpanzee permit In Kibale National park,
- Community visit,
- Game drives,
- Ranger fees,
- Boat ride along Kazinga,
- Lots of fun in the African Sun,
- A visit to Igongo Cultural Village,
- Fuel plus all activities while on the tour as will be detailed in your itinerary.
6 days gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris in Uganda excludes:
- Local and international flights,
- Personal Travel insurance,
- Visa Fees,
- Souvenirs and any other items of personal nature.
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