- Safari Itinerary
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On your gorilla safari in Uganda, you will trek through the Bwindi impenetrable forest National Park looking for the rare and endangered mountain gorillas. Drive through Ishasha – the home of climbing lions on towards Queen Elizabeth national Park also known as the medley of wonders because of its rich biodiversity.
Welcome to the Pearl of AfricaOn arrival at Entebbe international Airport, a Nitarudi Africa Safaris representative will receive and transfer you to your hotel.
Bwindi Impenetrable National ParkAfter early breakfast, you will depart to the home of the gentle giants in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for the Ultimate gorilla experience. The journey is long but rewarding when you focus on the gorilla experience and enjoy the sights en-route arriving in the park later that evening. (There is an option of flying to Bwindi impenetrable forest).
The Uganda Gorilla trekking ExperienceToday morning depart with with packed lunch and transfer you to the starting point where you will receive a briefing from the park ranger guide on how to prepare for the gorilla trek. Your ranger guide will lead the way in the forest first on well cleared paths but soon you get off to the bushes and thickets where he will help to clear them with a cycle he carries with him. Soon you will be in sight of these enormous creatures.
Queen Elizabeth National ParkAfter your breakfast your driver guide will pick you and you start the journey to Queen Elizabeth national park – the most famous park in Uganda through Ishasha – the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth national park. It is famous with the tree climbing lions which are said to climb fig trees after their meals to rest, experience the winds but to also easily watch their prey because of the high savanna grass. There are many theories as to why they climb the trees, you will learn more from your tour guide as you do game drive. Along the lions, there are other animals like Elephants, Buffaloes, Kobs, Topi, water bucks and several bird species.
Game Drive and Boat Safari in Queen Elizabeth National ParkThe numerous wildlife provides great opportunities for game viewing is morning when the predators are looking out for prey and before they go back into hiding. In the afternoon enjoy a launch cruise on Kazinga Channel – towards Lake Edward where you will watch different wild animals that come to its waters and those that live therein and numerous species of birds.
DepartureToday after breakfast, you will transfer to Kampala and proceed to Entebbe international airport for your flight back home. You will have a stopover for lunch at the Equator monument. Thank you for exploring Uganda with us.
- Gorilla tracking permit.
- Park entrance fees.
- Boat ride.
- Ground transport.
- Bottled water in the safari vehicle.
- Full board accommodation for two nights.
- Service of an English-speaking driver guide.
- All mentioned activities except for the optional ones.
- Extras at the accommodation i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc.
- Tips to porters and driver/ guide.