4-Day Uganda Gorilla and Wildlife Safari

Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park and do a boat cruise in the afternoon

Your safari starts after breakfast when you are picked-up in Kampala and driven to Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will stop at the Equator to see local handicrafts and have time to take some amazing and memorable photos. Your journey to Queen Elizabeth National Park continues through the magnificent Rwenzori Mountain range. Upon arrival in the park a game drive will commence giving you a chance to view a wide range of wildlife. You will check-in at your lodge, have lunch and then drive to the Mweya jetty for an afternoon boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel. The cruise offers you an opportunity to see, at close range, the highest concentration of water submerged hippo, crocodile and a variety of birdlife. After the boat cruise you will take part in an evening game drive along the Channel track to explore the wildlife in their evening activities as you continue on to the lodge for dinner and your overnight stay.

Main Destination:

Queen Elizabeth National Park

Accommodation:

Enganzi Game Lodge

• Mid-range lodge located just outside Queen Elizabeth NP

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Do a morning game drive in Queen Elizabeth NP and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

After breakfast you will check-out and embark on an early morning game drive along Kasenyi Track and Queen’s mile in the park. You will expect to see cape buffalo, elephant topi, kob, warthog, waterbuck, hyena, leopard, as well as lion and lots of birds. After the game drive you will go to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Along the road through Ishasha you will have the chance to spot the famous tree-climbing lion. Ishasha also supports buffalo, elephant, waterbuck and kob. You will arrive at Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in the evening where you will have time for relaxation, dinner and then turn in for the night in preparation for your exciting adventure tomorrow!

Main Destination:

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Accommodation:

Gorilla Mist Camp

• Mid-range lodge bordering Bwindi NP without fences

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Do Mountain Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable NP & transfer to Lake Bunyonyi for a boat cruise

After an early breakfast you will be briefed by the Uganda Wildlife Authority ranger and then start your gorilla trekking journey into the amazing rain forest. The charming mountain gorillas form the highlight of the park, the time and track taken while tracking these primates varies according to their movements. Once tracked, you will have one hour to observe, spend time with and photograph these gentle, peaceful and shy gorillas. This safari in Uganda is a once in a lifetime unique, breathtaking, inspiring and memorable adventure. After your trek, you will transfer to Lake Bunyonyi driving through the fascinating Kigezi Highlands; arriving at Lake Bunyonyi in the afternoon for the boat cruise. On the cruise you will explore the second deepest Lake in Africa with a count of 29 Islands. Later in the evening you will return to the lodge for some relaxation, dinner and your overnight stay.

Main Destination:

Lake Bunyonyi

Accommodation:

Lake Bunyonyi Eco Resort

• Mid-range resort located in or near Lake Bunyonyi

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Transfer from Lake Bunyonyi back to Kampala

After your breakfast embark on the transfer to Kampala via Mbarara and settle at Igongo Cultural Centre for lunch (Traditional dishes) but also you will have an option to visit the cultural museum here and embark on your drive to Kampala. You can make an en route at the Equator for more photos and passing through the gift shops to secure yourself memorabilia as commemoration of your gorilla and wildlife safari in Uganda.

Main Destination:

Kampala

Accommodation:

No accommodation (End of tour)

Meals & Drinks:

• Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)

• Drinks not included

End of tour

• Additional accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.

• A transfer back to the airport (or hotel) can be arranged for an extra cost.
Included

• Park fees(For non-residents)
• Gorilla permits(One per person, non-resident)
• All activities(Unless labeled as optional)
• All accommodation(Unless listed as upgrade)
• A professional driver/guide
• All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
• All Taxes/VAT
• Meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
• Drinks(As specified in the day-by-day section)

Excluded

International flights
(From/to home)
Roundtrip airport transfer
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
Tips
(Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
Personal items
(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
Listing created Jun 24, 2019

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