11 Days Uganda Safari Adventure - $3,900 pp

Destinations: Entebbe, Lake Mburo, Bwindi Forest, Murchison Falls, Queen Elizabeth N.P
Duration: 11 Days

Overview

Packed for top cap African Safari Experience, the 11 Days Uganda Safari Adventure takes you gorilla trekking in Bwindi, chimp Tracking in Kibale, game driving in Queen Elizabeth and on a boat safari in both QENP and Murchison Falls National Park.

This Uganda Safari Adventure starts and end in Entebbe exploring a unique safari route starting with gorilla trekking experince in Bwindin and then heading out of the jungles onto the savannah plains exploring the kazinga channel and Nile river banks.

Highlights

  • Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
  • Game drive or walking safari in Lake Mburo
  • Ishasha tree lions in Queen Elizabeth NP
  • Game Drive and Boat Safari in Queen Elizabeth N.P
  • Chimpanzee Tracking in Kibale Forest
  • Game and boat safari in Murchison Falls
 

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival and transfer to Entebbe

Upon arrival, you will be met by Gorilla and Chimp Luxury Safaris' guide who will transfer you to your overnight Guest house. Depending on your arrival time, you may choose to take a boat excursion to Ngamba Island (optional and not included), visit the nearby Botanical gardens or Uganda Wildlife Education center.

Day 02: Entebbe - Lake Mburo National Park

After breakfast, start the 11 Days Uganda Safari Adventure with a drive to lake Mburo National Park. Stopover at the Equator for photograph and simple experiments arriving in Lake Mburo National Park in time for an en route game drive and a boat cruise on the Lake

Day 03: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

After breakfast, enjoy an en route game drive through Lake Mburo National Park and then Proceed to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park located in South Western Uganda. This Uganda Safari Adventure journey takes you through the green rolling hills of Uganda with banana and tea plantations and good scenic views. Lunch will be served en route and you will arrive in Bwindi in the evening.

Uganda Safari Adventure - Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi

Day 04: Gorilla Trekking Day.

Early morning, breakfast with your packed lunch, you will report to the Park headquarters for registration and join other trackers in a briefing about the dos and the don'ts during your Gorilla Tracking at 7:45 am.

You will trek through thick creepers and undergrowth with your guides to find the Gorillas, which can take you half an hour to three quarters of the day. The steeply forested landscape is incredibly dense but crisscrossed by numerous animal trails allowing access to tourists. It is an extraordinary feeling being with these beautiful yet endangered Creatures.

Day 05: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park.

This Uganda safari adventure morning, you will depart for Queen Elizabeth National Park, be prepared for some incredible scenery along the way. You will arrive in time for Lunch at the lodge and game drive in the plains of Kasenyi in search for savannah wildlife that may include herds of buffaloes, antelopes, elephants and if lucky, some wild cats such as lions and leopard.

boat safari on Kazinga channel in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Day 06: Morning Game drive and afternoon boat on Kazinga Channel.

This morning you will head to back to the plains of Kasenyi for a morning game drive to try to find what could have missed the previous day. Lunch will be served at the lodge and after you will head to the jetty along kazinga channel for the afternoon boat cruise.

This Uganda Safari Adventure cruise offers you chances of viewing animals like: hippos, water birds, elephants, buffaloes, crocodiles and many other wildlife which flop the channel for drinking water.

Day 07: Morning game drive and transfer to Kibale National Park

After an early breakfast drive to the northern bank of Queen Elizabeth National Park (kasenyi) area in searches the wild animals which include: Elephants, Buffalos, and the wild cats, Savanna birds and deferent species of antelopes such water buck Uganda kobs among others. After lunch you will drive to Kibale Forest National Park arriving at your lodge in the evening.

Day 08: Chimp Tracking.

This morning after breakfast you will drive to the park headquarters to join other trackers for a briefing and after you will be taken for chimpanzee tracking, through Kibale Forest National Park. During this walk you will have chances of seeing many of the 13 primate species native to Kibale Forest National Park. After lunch you will drive to Bigodi for a swamp walk. This wetland belongs to community neighboring the park..

Day 09: Drive to Murchison Falls National Park

Drive to Murchison Falls National Park through small towns, villages and great views of the escarpment arriving late evening.

Murchison Falls Boat Safari

Day 10: Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise to the bottom of the falls

After an early morning cup of tea, transfer to the northern section popular known as paraa for your morning game drive that will provide you an opportunity of spotting wild game that may include, giraffes, buffaloes, antelopes, hippos and if lucky cats such as lions and leopards.

Return to the lodge for a lunch break before proceeding to the pier for your two hour boat cruise to the bottom of the falls to witness how river Nile squeezes itself in a narrow gorge before exploding out producing an experience of a lifetime.

Day 11: To Entebbe International airport.

The 11 Days Uganda Safari Adventure safari's last hours will have your guide drive you back to Entebbe international Airport and depending on your flight time, you may decide to visit Zziwa Rhino sanctuary (optional and not included).

End of the 11 Days Uganda Safari Adventure

**Additional accommodation can be arranged for extra cost
**You'll be dropped off at the airport (or hotel)

INCLUDES

  • Airport transfers on first and last day,
  • Transport in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Services of an English speaking driver guide
  • Fuel for the whole trip
  • Accommodation and meal plan as per the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees
  • Drinking water while in the vehicle
  • Gorilla permit at USD600.00 per person per trek
  • Chimp permit at USD150 per person per trek
  • Pre and Post accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala
  • Budongo Chimp Permit at USD95.00 per person per trek
  • Chambura Gorilla permit at USD50.00 per person per trek

EXCLUDES

  • International Flights,
  • Visa
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Drinks
  • Laundry services
  • Telephone calls and any other items of personal nature