Bwindi Impenetrable Forest (13)

Highlights

  • Game drive
  • Lake Mburo National Park.
  • Gorilla trekking
  • Queen Elizabeth National Park

From

$1975

Book This Tour

LAKE MBURO, BWINDI GORILLAS & QUEEN ELIZABETH – 5 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS

Day 1: Lake Mburo National Park

uganda-safari-mburo

You’ll be taken to Lake Mburo National Park immediately after the breakfast. Get very close to hippos and crocs while relishing a boat cruise on Lake Mburo.

Birdwatchers will certainly have a great time here while enjoying the more than 250 bird species discovered in Lake Mburo encompassing brown faced Lapwing, Papyrus Gonolek, Carruther’s Cisticola, the rare Bare-Faced-Go- Away bird and White winged Warbler. With its individual structure of game routes and cleared pavements the “Kigambara Loop” provides fascinating guided lakeside walks. Cape Buffalo and herds of zebra can be found here as well.

Overnight staying at Lake Mburo Tented Camp/ Mihingo Safari Lodge/ Rwonyo Rest Camp

 

Day 2: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest  

Following breakfast, you will be taken for a safari walk or a game drive under the supervision of a weaponed ranger. The easy pace of a game drive also proffer great chance for the avid photographers. Because of the cattle herding in the region it’s interesting to witness zebra grazing by the side of long-horned Ankore Cattle peacefully.

Enjoy driving through Kigezi Highlands (also known as Switzerland of Africa) with its plateau hillside & rambling roadways to Bwindi.

Overnight staying at Buhoma Lodge/ Engagi Lodge/ Buhoma Community Bandas

 

Day 3: Bwindi, Gorilla trek

bwindi-gorillasEarly morning entrance into Gorilla sanctuary. This spectacular rainforest provides an interesting steeply wooded landscape and is unbelievably dense, but intertwined by several animal routes enabling access to travelers. Mammals found here encompass the rare mountain gorillas, golden moneky, black-fronted duiker, giant forest log, bushbuck and many others. This park is renowned for the interesting gorillas. The excitement of observing gorillas from very close is an adventure in itself that you don’t want to miss.

Overnight Buhoma Community Bandas / Engagi Lodge / Buhoma Lodge

 

Day 4: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Get into Queen Elizabeth National Park through the Ishasha sector. Enjoy an afternoon 2-hour sailing on the Kazinga Channel & Lake Edward. This trip will probably take you through the highest  density of hippos and a great range of animals can be observed drinking water at the lake. This boat cruise provides a great chance for bird watching, game viewing and photography.

Overnight staying at Mweya Safari Lodge/ Jacana Safari Lodge/ Simba Safari Camp

Day 5: Kampala

safari kampala uganda

Queen Elizabeth National Park’s varied eco-system of tropical jungles, grassy plains, lakes, swamps, volcanic craters are home to an unbelievable number of wildlife. The game drives & the boat cruise are an excellent way to discover a vast range of Ugandan wildlife.

Get back to Kampala while stopping at the Mpigi Royal Drum Makers en route where you can witness the solemnized drums being made employing tactics passed down through generations. You’ll reach at Kampala in the late afternoon.

To enjoy this 5 days Classical Gorilla Experience call us now at +256 (0) 772 887 484!

Included :

All tour highlights

Ground transportation in a exclusive 4×4 safari vehicle

Services of an experienced English speaking driver / guide

Bottled water through the safari

01 Gorilla permit per person

Park fees

Meals as indicated

Activities and accommodations as mentioned in the itinerary.

 

Excluded :

Airfare to and from Uganda

Visa to and from Uganda

Airport tax

Travel / Medical / Baggage insurance

Airport transfers

First and last night’s accommodation in Kampala or Entebbe

All beverages [both alcoholic and non alcoholic]

Any activity, meal or accommodation NOT mentioned in the itinerary

Tips

Telephone bills

Souvenirs, items of a personal nature

[dt_sc_full_width first][/dt_sc_full_width]