Tour Duration: 05 Days / 04 Nights
The 5 Days gorilla trekking & Vacations, holiday in Uganda takes you to Bwindi impenetrable national park a home to the remaining endangered mountain gorillas in the mist. Lake Bunyonyi to enjoy the leisure holiday in Uganda at the shores of the Lake, boat cruise while birding from various islands! Lake Bunyonyi vacations, holiday in Uganda at Lake Bunyonyi
Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe / Kampala & Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park
Beginning our Uganda Holiday from Kampala we will set off for Queen Elizabeth. En-route we will stop at the Uganda equator to take pictures and souvenir shopping. On having lunch in the town of Mbarara we will proceed to southwest Uganda for the spectacular Western Rift Valley. On arrival in the famous park we might see some of the initial wildlife, such as waterbucks plus warthogs, and later arrive at your place of accommodation which will be in the heart of the in park. Overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge/Jacana Safari Lodge
Day 2: Game Drive in Queen Elizabeth
Begin the day early for a game drive in the morning and also tour the Uganda Kobs’ mating ground. We will look for buffaloes, lions and elephants in addition to other wild games in this natural habitat, prior to returning to the lodge for lunch. After lunch, enjoy a boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel which is a natural channel joining Lakes Edward and George. You will marvel at the plentiful bird-life dwelling in this area, and the elephants, hundreds of hippopotami plus buffaloes that gather to cooling off along the shores. This cruise is certainly one of the major highlights on this safari. Overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge/Jacana Safari Lodge
Day 3: Queen Elizabeth National Park – Transfer to Kibale Forest
On having breakfast we go for a walk in the verdant Maramagambo Forest, well-known for its Blue Lake plus the Bat caves and Hunters Cave. You will have an opportunity to closely observe the bats and perhaps the rock-pythons in addition to the forest-cobras that nourish on the cave bats. This very walk will offer you views of various species of primates, trees and bird.
From here we will depart from Queen Elizabeth National Park and head to Fort Portal, located at the bottom of Mountain Rwenzori, then proceed to Kibale National Park. Overnight in the luxury tents at Primate Lodge Kibale
Day 4: Kibale Forest National Park
Begin the day early to explore Kibale Forest National Park, prominent for supporting the largest variety as well as highest number of primates in the whole of East Africa. Take pleasure in a nature walk within the verdant tropical rainforest ass you look for wild chimpanzees, white & black colobus monkeys, red-tailed monkeys and many others in the company of a guide. In the afternoon visit the Bigodi Swamp for a walk and this is a project of the local residents. The swamp is renowned for its great variety of birds plus primates. Overnight in the luxury tents at Primate Lodge Kibale
Day 5: Kibale Forest – Transfer to Kampala / Entebbe Intn’l Airport
You will have an early breakfast but before driving back to Kampala, you will take a visit to the surrounding communities to explore and learn about their socio-cultural way of life including the neighbouring schools, another rewarding stopover at Igogo Cultural Center for cultural performances is recommended. If time allows, a last stop over at Mpambire Royal Drum makers for a demonstration of how the drums are made, and finally after proceed to Kampala with lunch en route continue to Entebbe airport for your scheduled departure flight.
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