9 Days Budget Gorilla and Wildlife safari
This safari package involves having game drives in Lake Mburo Park and Queen Elizabeth Park; you will also see gorillas and chimpanzees.
- Game drive and boat trip in Lake Mburo National Park
- Gorilla tracking in Bwindi
- Boat cruise and game drive in Queen Elizabeth National park
- Kibale Chimpanzee Tracking
- Driving distance: 253kilometers
Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe Airport
You will meet our Company representative at the airport and then transfer you to your booked accommodation, you can have a city depending on your arrival time. Dinner and overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 2: Kampala – Lake Mburo National Park
After breakfast, transfer to Lake Mburo National Park with a stopover at the equator for photos and famous water experiment. Proceed to lake Mburo national park and check into your lodge for lunch and later go for boat cruise and a brief evening game drive. Dinner and overnight in the park
Day 3: Lake Mburo – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest:
Wake up early for morning game drive to catch up with early raisers and predators returning to the hide outs, return to the lodge for full breakfast and proceed to Bwindi Impenetrable National park. The journey goes through beautiful views of Kigezi Hills, “the Switzerland of Africa”, have picnic lunch enroute arriving in the evening.Dinner and overnight in the forest.
Day 4: Gorilla tracking Adventure
Have early breakfast and after transfer to the park headquarters for briefing before setting off to the forest in search for gorillas, You will carry packed lunch and enough drinking water. Time taken searching for these humble giant apes is unpredictable but it can be between 2-7 hours depending on their movement feeding on a given day. The activity goes through steep rocks climbing up and down making it tiresome. However, the thrill of encountering these giant primates erases the poor memories you went through in trying to find them.Depending on the time you come back, you can do the Batwa community experience. Dinner and overnight in the forest.
Day 5: Bwindi Forest – Queen Elizabeth National Park
Have breakfast and depart for Queen Elizabeth National Park with lots of game viewing en route, including tree-climbing lions in Ishasha sector, picnic lunch and later proceed to northern sector for an evening game drive to see animals like buffaloes, Lions, herds of Elephants, bush bucks, bush pigs, warthogs, Deffassa waterbucks and many more. Dinner and overnight in Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Day 6: Queen Elizabeth – Kibale Forest.
Have breakfast and go for morning game drive, late morning boat cruise, lunch and then transfer to Kibale Forest National Park through Fort-portal, amidst the great mountains of the moon offering you beautiful sceneries. Dinner and overnight in the forest.
Day 8: Kibale Forest Chimpanzee Tracking
After breakfast, You will proceed for chimpanzee tracking,This experience takes between 3-5 hours expect other primates too like the Mangabeys, colobus monkeys, Red-tailed monkeys, bush babies baboons and many more. Lunch and after Bigodi swamp walk. Dinner and overnight in the forest.
Day 9, Kibale – Kampala/ Entebbe
Breakfast at leisure, transfer to Kampala City or Entebbe airport depending on your flight plan.
The package includes;
- Airport transfers
- Gorilla and chimpanzee permit fees
- Full board Accommodation
- Park entrance fee
- All activities fees mentioned
- Guiding fees
- 4×4 comfortable safari vehicles good for game viewing and photographing.
- Professional full time English speaking Driver Guide.
- International flights,
- Drinks and tips
- Expenses on items of personal nature
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