Gorilla Tracking and Wildlife Safari Uganda, 12 days

DAY 1: Arrival at Entebbe
This day of your tour depending on your arrival time, our company representative will meet you and drive your accommodation in Kampala for an overnight. Dinner and overnight at Ruch Hotel, Holiday Express Hotel or Red Chilli Hide. (BB)

Day 2: Wildlife tour, Game viewing, Birding Tour
On day 2 of your safari, you guide pick you at your Hotel after breakfast then transfer you by road to Lake Mburo wildlife and Game Park. The drive to Lake Mburo will be approximately 3-4 hours depending on the stopovers). Check in at your Lodge then Lunch. After lunch, relax and take a game safari in the evening in search of wildlife like Zebra, Impala, Buffalo and Topi eland and other ungulates if interested in birding you may have chance and see birds like the shoebill, African fin foot, papyrus bush shrike and many more. Drive to your accommodation for an overnight at luxury Mantana Lodge / Budget Rwonyo Rest Camp (Full Board)

Day 3: Bush walk / Bwindi Gorilla Safari
After a cup of coffee you will go for nature walk before you start your journey to Bwindi. Then start you gorilla safari to Bwindi forest driving through Kabale highlands and vegetation, Lunch on the way and Continue your trip to Bwindi. You will reach Bwindi in the evening. Check in at Gorilla Resort / Buhoma Community Bandas for an overnight stay. (FB)

Day 4: Gorilla Trekking Safari
Before starting your gorilla tracking, you will fast be briefed about the tracking experience by your ranger guides. You will walk through the dense forest in search for the gorillas through the undergrowth, parting thick creepers, to track the gorillas. (This gorilla tracking experience may take a half an hour to 5 hours.
You will have time you get closer and Sit in the forest among the gorillas, listening to them grumble to each other, and marvel at the sheer size of the dominant male; the silverback. Depending on the time you will spend with the gorillas, you may opt for a nature walk after the trekking experience.
Overnight at Gorilla Resort Camp/ Buhoma Community Bandas (FB)

Day 5: Wildlife Safari (Game Drive), Birding tours,
This morning we will leave Bwindi for Queen Elizabeth driving via the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park also known as Ishasha, famed for its tree-climbing lions. On your way to Queen Elizabeth you may have chance to see animals like buffalo, topi and hippo among other species. It is a wonderful sight to see the lions draped from the trees and nowhere in Africa do you stand a better chance of seeing this than in the large low-limbed fig tree of Ishasha. Lunch on the way and continue for Queen Elizabeth National Park wildlife safari. Overnight at Mweya safari lodge / Simba safari lodge

Day 6: Chimpanzee Trekking
Morning cup of coffee to have the energy for the chimpanzee tracking experience in Kyambura Gorge. The chimps are delightful apes, more closely related to humans than to any other living creature, it is fun and rewarding to watch the chimpanzees as they squabble and play in fruiting trees. Go back return to the lodge for lunch after the chimpanzee tour.
After lunch, you will have a boat trip along the Kazinga Channel, while the boat trip you will have an opportunity to see wildlife like hippo’s huff and spray mere feet away from the boat, buffalo linger in the shallows. The shores of the Kazinga channel are also home to an array of bird species like pink backed pelicans, pied and malachite kingfishers, saddle billed stork and many more. After the afternoon boat trip, we will drive back to Lodge for an Overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge/Simba safari lodge (FB)

Day 7: Kibale Chimpanzee Forest
This day of our safari we will take a game drive before break fast while on the game drive you may see elephant as well as water hog, lion, hyena, Uganda kob, waterbuck and bushbuck Drive back to the lodge for breakfast before proceeding to Kibale forest park . Continue to Kibale for your afternoon Chimpanzee tracking safari. These delightful apes, more closely related to humans than to any other living creature, are tremendous fun to watch and take photos. A part from the chimps there are also other primates including like red colobus monkey, the rare L’Hoest, blue monkey, grey mangabey, pottos, black faced vervet monkeys, baboons and also bushbabies. After the Chimpanzee tracking safari, we will go back to our for dinner and over Overnight at Primates Lodge / Chimpanzee Guest house (Full Board)

Day 8: Murchison Falls
Will have our early breakfast before we start the journey to Murchison falls, and then travel by road with a packed lunch to Murchison Falls National Park. This journey will take approximately 9 hours. While on the way you will be viewing the African Villages and Lake Albert. Murchison Falls National Park is well known and famous for the wildlife safari tours. Animal species in the park include giraffe, buffalo, lion, elephant, Nile crocodile, hippo, orib, bush buck, waterbuck. We will see game viewing on the way before boarding the ferry across the river to Paraa Safari Lodge.. Dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge/Sambiya River Lodge / Redchilli Rest Camp (FB)

Day 9: Wildlife safari: Lion Safari : Launch trip across the Nile
This day of your Murchison falls safari will start with a game drive in the morning game. . Your game safari will take you across to Lake Albert and the Nile delta to see elephants, buffalo, giraffe, antelope and hopefully lion. After the game drive you will drive back to the lodge for lunch and a boat trip in the afternoon which will take around 3 hours.
This boat trip along the Nile will offer a great experience for your trip to Murchison falls since it will offer you chance to get up-close with the animals. Along this stretch of the river, 4,000 species of hippos are recorded in addition to some enormous Nile crocodiles. The bird life is rewarding for bird watchers with brightly colored kingfishers and bee-eaters darting along the riverbanks. You may have chance and see the rare and shoebill along the Nile River. Transfer to your accommodation for an Overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge/ Sambiya River Lodge / Redchilli Rest Camp (FB)

Day 10: Depart for Jinja
After your morning Tea, we will drive to Jinja. Before proceeding to Jinja we will tour the top of the falls for a nature walk. Here the Nile, the longest river in the world, is forced through a narrow gap in the rock (only 7 meters wide), before ferociously plunging down 43 meters. This journey will take us about 6-7 hours drive with a stop over for lunch at any Hotel of Your choice in Masindi town. Proceed to the East for Jinja driving through coffee plantations, Tea and Sugar plantations and local markets before reaching Jinja town. Stop over in Mabira forest for a nature walk you may see elephant as well as water hog, lion, hyena, Uganda kob, waterbuck and bushbuck. Tonight you will sleep at Jinja Nile Resort /Hotel Triangle/ Nile River Explorers campsite (FB)

Day 11: Visit Bujjagal Falls
This day of your Jinja safari you will have breakfast served at your Hotel. Take a tour Bujagali Falls where different cultural safaris activities take place like Acrobatic, Dances, waterfalls etc. Lunch in Jinja town then continue the source of the Nile for a boat trip. We will take our journey to Kampala arriving in the evening. Dinner and overnight at Kampala Serena Hotel / Red chilli (BB)

Day 12: Return to Kampala
Your safari tour guide will collect you from the hotel In Kampala and transfer you to Entebbe International Airport for your outbound flight back home.