UG2

Highlights

  • Game drives
  • Lions, Birds
  • Forest Walk
  • Queen Elizabeth N.P

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$1300

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Day 01:  ENTEBBE

A simple meet & greet upon arrival at Entebbe Airport. Then you will be accommodated at Lake Victoria Hotel which is a 4-star accomodation with 99 rooms. Probably a visit to the renowned Entebbe Botanical Gardens if time permits.

Obernight stay at Laico Lake Victoria Hotel

Lunch & dinner will not be on offer

Day 02: ENTEBBE – KIBALE TROPICAL RAIN FOREST

After morning breakfast your day 2 will start with a full-day drive to Kibale Fores region. A picnic lunch will be on offer.

After departing the Lake Victoria Basin travel through magnificent farming countryside where each sort of vegetable and fruit thinkable is cultivated. After reaching Kyanjojo, drive through splendid tea plantation & Kibale tropical rainforest.

Overnight stay and dinner at Ndali Lodge

The awe-inspiring sights & cooler weather at Ndali attracts the visitors most. Built by a British tea farmer the rooms in Ndali Lodge are wonderfully decorated employing local crafts &  materials. All the rooms are equipped with four-poser beds, mosquito netting, high ceilings and en suite bathroom with cold and hot running water.  

Day 03: KIBALE TROPICAL RAIN FOREST – QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK

Day 3 will start with a morning breakfast at the lodge. Then you will be taken for a guided forest walk to explore the rainforest and enjoy watching a variety or birds & primates. Paths have been well cleared in the woodland, so walking shouldn’t be tough. You will be offered  traditional lunch in Bigodi.

Your afternoon session will start with a three-hour drive to Queen Elizabeth Park. With the anticipation of witnessing glaciated peaks your drive will pass through Fort Portal and then along the east if the Rwenzori Mountains.

Dinner & overnight stay at Mweya Safari Lodge which has been entirely refurbished with beautiful rooms, bar, restaurant, en suite facilities and a bathing pool.

Day 04: QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK

In Queen Elizabeth Park you will be offered a game drive including a launch trip on the Kasinga Channel to witness some of the largest density of hippos in the globe.

With more than 560 bird species Queen Elizabeth Park is probably the finest birding park in entire Africa. Alongside a forest walk, here you will be guided to bat caves where you can witness thousands of bats at a time.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner and overnight stay at Mweya Safari Lodge.

Day 05:  QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK – BWINDI IMPENETRABLE FOREST

Early morning breakfast at the Mweya Safari Lodge, then a game drive to the Ishasha province of Queen Elizabeth Park in hunt of tree climbing lion. A picnic lunch will be offered.

Afternoon drive to the World heritage site, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest passing via the picturesque area recognized as the “Swiss of East Africa”

Dinner & overnight stay at Gorilla Forest Camp

Day 06: BWINDI IMPENETRABLE FOREST (GORILLA TRACKING)

You will be at Park Headquarters after breakfast and meet local trackers and guides who will share their knowledge in terms of gorilla trekking. Our hike will start from the point where gorillas were seen last night.

The trek can take from 1-6 hours and the terrain will be rough & muddy. So, get ready for a physically tiring day. However, all your tiredness will be disappeared once you encounter the mountain gorillas and interact with them.

Picnic lunch will be on offer

Dinner & overnight stay at Gorilla Forest Camp

Day 07:  BWINDI IMPENETRABLE FOREST – MBARARA – LAKE MBURO

Following breakfast you will be driven to Lake Mburo National Park, passing via the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and finally into Ankole Cattle country close to Mbara. After Mbara carry on to Lake Mburo National park that permit you a great game drive.

Enjoy your in Kabale at White Horse Inn

Dinner & overnight stay at Mihingo Lodge

Day 08: LAKE MBURO – ENTEBBE & DEPART

On day 8 after having breakfast at the lodge you will be taken for a game drive in the park. Thenceforth, board on 5-hour drive to Entebbe , with en route lunch. You will be transferred to Entebbe Airport to catch your departure flight.

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Quotation includes:

  • Arrival and departure airport transfers as per itinerary
  • All other transfers as per itinerary
  • Accommodation as indicated on the itinerary
  • Transportation on safari in 4×4 vehicle, driven by English-speaking driver/guide (exclusive use of vehicle)
  • Park entrance fees
  • Gorilla and chimpanzee tracking permit(s) as indicated on the itinerary