Uganda is a landlocked country in East Africa whose diverse landscape encompasses the snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains and immense Lake Victoria. Its abundant wildlife includes chimpanzees as well as rare birds. Remote Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is a renowned mountain gorilla sanctuary. Murchison Falls National Park in the northwest is known for its 43m-tall waterfall and wildlife such as hippos
On arrival, you will be received by our Company guide who will drive you to your hotel for a night. In case the pickup was in the morning, we could organize for you a brief city tour where you will able to visit different places. Dinner and overnight at javine hotel Lubaga (budget)
Heading south west of Uganda and cross the equator will be the route you will be leading immediately after you early morning meal. You will drive past banana plantations, herds of long horned Ankole cattle, and the beautiful savanna grasslands. You will ascend into the magnificent terraced Kigezi highlands to Bwindi national park. Dinner and overnight at Broad bill forest lodge or Bwindi view lodge (budget)
After breakfast at the lodge, you will go to the park headquarters for briefing from the Uganda wildlife Authority ranger guides. After the briefing, the ranger will lead you into the thick impenetrable forest to start your search for the endangered rare species of Mountain Gorillas. The gorilla search always continues from the place where they were last seen the previous day. Upon reaching the area where these famous species are, you will only be allowed to interact with them for only one hour and you should always keep maximum silence while with these Gorillas. You are allowed to take photographs and so
one. To find the Gorillas, it’s a such a tiresome experience since it can take you almost 3-8 hours to find them. However, once you meet these gorillas, you will easily forget the hatches you have gone through to find them and instead save the good memories you will experience with them. After the interaction, you will return late to the lodge for Dinner and overnight Broad bill forest lodge or Bwindi view lodge (budget)
Drive out of Bwindi National Park Northwards after breakfast to Queen Elizabeth National park via Ishasha sector to see the tree climbing Lions.Enroute you will spot, if you’re lucky, the tree climbing lions, savannah grasslands, proceed to your hotel for lunch, in the evening you can do game drive and visit some of creator lakes. Dinner and overnight at Tembo safari lodge or Kanzinga channel view lodge (budget)
After an early morning warm up cup of tea/coffee procedure go for an early riser’s game drive that start at 6:30 we the cats are going back to their hiding places. Expect to spot common animals that can be easily seen like lions, the elephants, spotted hyenas, leopards and they duck to ambush weak animals beginning to graze, lions, and hippopotamus going back to the water. After this game drive that will last for 3hours, you will return to the hotel for full breakfast before you go for another interesting landscape game drive. Later Lunch at the hotel and relax to refresh as you wait for afternoon boat cruise along Kazinga channel, good time to spot different species of birds and animals at close range, return your lodge for Dinner and overnight at Tembo safari lodge or Kanzinga channel view lodge.
Have your morning breakfast and transfer to kariju forest in search for chimpanzee, this may take you between 1-3 hrs. to see them, later proceed with your journey to Kampala, drop off will be at the airport for your flights back home.
- Gorilla tracking permits each $700
- Chimpanzee tracking permits
- Park entrance fees
- Ranger fees
- Accommodation on full board basis.
- Transportation by a 4 x 4(Open roofed car)
- En-route meals
- 3 hours’ boat ride on the Kazinga channel.
- Driver or guide’s allowance
- Game drives
- Creator lakes visit.
- Government taxes
- Cigars and many others.