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Gorilla and Wildlife Safari Tour in Uganda

This gorilla and wildlife tour lasts for five days and will take you to the famous Kyambura Gorge in Queen Elizabeth National Park. This park is home to a wide variety of wildlife and primates. During the trip, you will have the opportunity to embark on a scenic boat ride along the beautiful Kazinga Channel. After that, they will transfer you to Ishasha, where you can witness the amazing sight of lions climbing trees. Finally, you will be transported to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, where you will have a unique opportunity to encounter the majestic mountain gorillas.

Key information

  • Minimum or maximum group size: 2 - 7
  • Starting point and ending point: Entebbe
  • Languages spoken: English
  • Park fees included

Meet the guides

Oyer
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Highlights

  • Mountain gorilla trekking
  • Game viewing
  • Explore Bwindi National Park and Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Ride in a pop up safari van or 4x4 Land Cruiser
  • 4 nights accommodation
  • Daily meals

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5 activity days
Group size: 2-7 participants
Airport transfer included: Entebbe International Airport
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Accommodation

Check-in Time:
07:00
Check-out Time:
18:30

You will be staying in the following best budget accommodations:

  • The Bush Lodge (first and second nights)
  • Rushaga Gorillas Lodge (third and fourth nights)

Program

Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Today, the guide / driver will pick you up from your hotel or Entebbe International Airport upon arrival and embark on the journey to Queen Elizabeth National Park, with en-route lunch, then proceed to your booked lodge for check-in and relaxation and spend the rest of the evening at the lodge.

  • Lunch and dinner

Day 2: Lion adventure and afternoon boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel

After an early served breakfast, go for a lion adventure in the park. During this experience, also expect to see other animals like elephants, leopard, topi, Uganda kob, cape buffaloes, waterbucks, and giant forest hogs, among others.

Later after lunch, you will head out for the afternoon boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel that connects Lake Edward and Lake George. This 2-hour cruise will give you the opportunity to see highest hippopotamus populations and other animals on the lake shores. This cruise provides the best opportunity for taking good photographs. Water animals are well as birds can be seen during this cruise.

Return to the booked facility for relaxation, dinner, and overnight stay.

  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 3: Chimpanzee trekking and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

After breakfast, check-out of the lodge and drive to Kyambura Gorge for chimpanzee tracking. After the experience, proceed to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. This journey takes you through the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park in search of tree-climbing lions in Ishasha. Arrive at the booked facility in time for relaxation, dinner, and overnight stay.

  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 4: Gorilla trekking and Batwa community experience in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

After early served breakfast, go for a briefing at the park headquarters where you will meet ranger guides to brief you especially on the guidelines of gorilla trekking. Remember, here you are given the chance to spend 1 hour with the gorillas. Later, you enter the forest in search for man's closest relatives. Coming face to face with the gorillas is one of the most rewarding and thrilling experience and this will leave you with the most precious memories of a life time.

Later, return to the lodge for relaxation and in the afternoon, visit the Batwa community and interact with them as well. Get to learn about their early days in the forest as well as their ways of living and how they used different skills to look for food and survival in the forest. Participate in the traditional dances by the women group and orphaned children.

Later, return to the booked facility for relaxation, dinner, and overnight stay.

  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 5: Transfer to Entebbe International Airport (optional flight)

Early morning breakfast, later you embark on the journey back to Entebbe. Driving time may be a little longer than opting for a flight. It is an 8-hour drive approximately from Bwindi to Entebbe, with a stop-over at the Uganda Equator. They can also arrange for your scheduled flight from Bwindi to Entebbe directly.

  • Breakfast and lunch

Guides

Oyer Charles

Location

This safari will take you to Kyambura Gorge National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, and Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Food

For a special food arrangement, please communicate early enough.

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Drinks

The following drinks are included:

  • Water

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Vegetarian
  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

Things to do (optional)

  • Golden monkey trek - 100 USD
  • Forest walk - 50 USD
  • Lake Bunyonyi - 50 USD
  • Igongo cultural centre - 10 USD

What's included

  • Meals as specified in the itinerary on full board
  • 4 nights accommodation
  • Water in the vehicle for overland sectors
  • All ground transportation and transfer as indicated
  • English-speaking guide
  • Activities as indicated in the itinerary
  • Park entrance, ranger guides, and conservation fees
  • Gorillas and chimpanzee permit
  • All applicable tax, administration, and parking fee
  • Pop up safari van / 4x4 Land Cruiser

What's not included

  • All passport and visa fee
  • All health vaccination and medication
  • International flights associated with airport departure tax
  • Drinks that are not included in the itinerary
  • Items of personal nature
  • Laundry gratitude for guide hotel staff, etc.
  • Any extra additional activities not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Trave| medical insurance

How to get there

Recommended Airports

You are advised to arrive at the airport very early in the morning between 6 to 7 a.m. for an immediate road transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park or arrive a day before the tour date.

Airport: Entebbe International Airport Airport transfer included: Entebbe International Airport No additional charges. You can request this in the next step.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 60% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.
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Minimum group size

This trip requires a minimum of 2 participants

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