This amazing 8 day Uganda safaris consists of the most remarkable activities to mention Bwindi gorilla trekking safaris, wildlife viewing /game drives at queen Elizabeth national park, chimpanzee tracking safaris at Kibale forest national park finalizing the Uganda excursions.
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Kampala city.
Upon you arrival on a Uganda excursion, you will received by our company representative who will transfer you to Kampala and you check in at your hotel for a refreshment and an overnight stay.
Day 2: transfer to Bwindi.
Early in the mornig,your guide will pick you from the hotel and drive you the south western park of the while on you way you will have stop overs the first one being at masaka viewing traditional drum makers ,the next one being at the equator statue for photo graphs. Proceed and you will have a stop at Mbarara town for lunch. Later after lunch you will proceed further to south western part of the country reaching viewing more amazing sceneries of the winding hills with terraces. You will reach Bwindi in the evening you will check at your lodge for dinners and an overnights stay. Accommodation include: mahogany springs (luxury category), silver back lodge ( mid- range category).Buhoma community Banda ( budget category).
Day 3: Bwindi gorilla tracking.
Early in the morning after breakfast, you will head to the park headquarters in preparation for the gorilla tracking, while there will briefed about the dos and don’ts involved while tracking the gorilla, be assigned a game ranger and later proceed to the forest for in search for endangered huge primates. Track them depending on where they have constructed their nests the previous night upon meeting, you will have maximum of interacting and taking photos with them.
Later after tracking, retire for lunch at your lodge and after lunch embark on an exciting community walks visiting locals, traditional herbalists, black smiths and the local brewery seeing how the local alcohol is being made. Alter return to place of accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 4: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park.
Early in the morning wake up and have a relaxed breakfast. Board the vehicle and drive to Queen Elizabeth national park past the traditional homesteads proceed to queen Elizabeth through the southern part of the park (Ishasha sector) viewing the unique tree climbing lions relaxing the on the trees, you may as well get the opportunity to view kobs ,water bucks and antelopes grazing . Have a brief stop for lunch and proceed to upper part of the park in an evening game drive later retire to your lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Accommodation: mweya safari lodge (luxury category),enganzi lodge(mid-range),Simba lodge(budget).
Day 5: Queen Elizabeth national park.
Wake up very in the morning at about 6 am game drive and be able to view leopards, lions, spotted hyenas. Drive through the grassy plains, swamps and lakes. Take the Kasenyi trails and see warthogs, topis, kobs, duikers. Also expect to see several bird species such as the woodland kingfisher, blue turaco. Later return to your lodge for late breakfast. Relax at your lodge and have lunch. After lunch head for a launch cruise on Kazinga channel home to several bird including the African fish eagle, African skimmer, pelicans, shoe bill stock. Animals include hippos, crocodiles, elephants, water buck, buffaloes can be seen taking water ashore. Later return to your lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 6: Queen Elizabeth national park -Kibale forest national park.
Early in morning after breakfast, you will drive to Kibale forest national park famously known for its huge number of primates and a haven to the chimpanzee. Drive through kaseses having a spectacular view of the Rwenzori Mountains glacial peaks as they are clearly projected in the sky lines. You will reach Kibale national park in time for lunch. Have lunch and later embark on a nature walk via bigodi swamps to watch primates and birds. Later return to your hotel for dinner and an overnight stay. Accommodation primates lodge (for luxury category) mountain of the moon (mod range category), Rwenzori view guest house (budget).
Day 7: chimpanzee trekking.
Early in the morning have a relaxed breakfast and later heat to the park headquarters with packed lunch, be briefed by the park guide and proceed to the forest in search for one of the friendliest primates. While in the forest, you will encounter other primates like the white colobus monkey, blue monkeys, olive baboons, red monkeys, grey cheeked mangabey etc , you will also be able to several bird species as you head deep you will meet chimpanzee interact with them, carry with them. Later in the evening you will retire to your lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 8: Kibale forest and back to Kampala.
Early in the morning after breakfast, check out of your hotel and drive back to Kampala via Mubende district will have few stops overs for lunch, photos and relaxation and you will reach Kampala in late afternoon. Have a brief tour of Kampala city and later head to the airport for your scheduled flight back home.
End of the Safari.