6 days gorilla and wildlife tour
Day 1: head to Queen Elizabeth national park
Upon your arrival, you will meet our representative who will drive you to Queen Elizabeth national park situated in the western part of the country with stopovers for lunch and photography. Arrive late evening and check in with your selected lodge and either relax or have an evening walk around the lodge.
Luxury accommodation: Mweya safari lodge, or Jacana lodge
Mid range accommodation: Hippo Hill camp, or King fisher camp, or Ihamba Lodge
Budget accommodation: Mweya Hostels, or Simba safari camp, or Ishasha wilderness Camp
Day 2: GAME DRIVE AND CHIMPANZEE TRACKING IN KYAMBURA GORGE
You will wake up for a cup tea and there after meet your guide for an early morning game drive that reward sightings of wild animals like the buffaloes, warthogs, elephants, lions among others. Return at your lodge for late breakfast and after lunch, you will go for a thrilling activity in search for chimps down in the gorge. This also gives a chance of encountering other animals like the hippo, black and white colobous monkeys among others. Dinner and overnight stay at day1.
Day 3: game drive and transfer to Bwindi impenetrable forest
After a heavy breakfast, you will embark on a quick journey to Bwindi impenetrable national park with a stopover at Ishasha for the famous climbing lions; however you may also get to see other animals you might have missed in the previous game drives. Then continue with a scenic drive through Kabale town arriving late evening to the park for relaxation for the next day.
Dinner and overnight at:
Budget accommodation: Buhoma Community bandas or Bwindi View bandas or Nkuringo campsite tents or Virunga Hotel or Nkuringo safari centre
Moderate accommodation: Lake Kitandara camp or Nkuringo camp site or Wagtail Eco lodge or similar
Luxury Up market accommodation: Buhoma lodge or Engagi lodge or Gorilla Resort camp or Traveler’s rest camp or Silver back lodge
Day 4: gorilla trekking
In the morning after your breakfast, have a transfer to the park headquarters reaching early enough for a quick brief about the dos and don’ts while tracking the great primates. You will then advance into an ever green topical forest searching for the gorillas and this may take a period of 2-6 hours before encountering these gorillas however on your way, you may encounter other primates like the black-and-white colobus monkey, red tail monkey among others and if time allows, you may participate in a nature walk to the batwa people were you will enjoy the experience of their unique culture. Dinner and night stay at your budgeted accommodation.
Day 5: drive from Bwindi to Lake Mburo national park
After breakfast, drive to Lake Mburo national park with views of banana plantations, kisoro hills and many more along the way. Reach early enough for lunch which will be followed by game drive to see to the burchell Zebras, statungas, impalas, and gigantic eland antelopes the list is endless. Dinner and overnight stay at,
Luxury accommodation: Mihingo Lodge, or Arcadia cottages
Mid range accommodation: Mantana tented camp
Budget accommodation: Rwonyo Bandas, or UWA tents
Day 6: game drive en route and return to Kampala
Following this interesting tour, rise up early in the morning, enjoy your breakfast and set off for a transfer to Entebbe international air port with a breath taking game drive as you drive from the park.
End of the tour