7 DAY UGANDA CULTURAL, WILDLIFE AND GORILLA SAFARI ITINERARY
You can book a budget or gorilla safari whether tailor made to bwinidi national park and Mgahinga Gorilla Park. Gorilla permits are booked 3 months in advance
DAY 1 Kampala
You'll be personally met 0n arrival at Entebbe airfield, and transferred to Kampala. (For those arriving earlier, an afternoon excursion may be planned to the known tombs of the Kabaka kings, Uganda museum, Bahai temple and Namugongo Martyrs shrine where twenty two Christian convicts were killed under Kabaka (King of Buganda)-Mwanga in 188
Have refreshment and overnight at Royal hotel/Serena Hotel /Sheraton Kampala (High end/luxurious accommodation), hotel Africana/ Grand imperial hotel.
DAY 2 KIBALE NATIONAL PARKS
Following a heavy breakfast, Leave Kampala for the fascinating drive through papyrus swamps and thick jungle of the Nile River Delta to Kibale national park slightly below the Ruwenzori Mountains. Afternoon guided nature walk in the crater lakes area of the park for outstanding cultural visit. Meals and overnight at Ndali Lodge, a stunning location overlooking a dramatic Crater Lake and also the legendary "Mountains of the Moon"/ Mantana luxury Tented Camp/Rwenzori view Guest House/Ataco Guest house (Medium category accommodation) or Primate Lodge Kibale Banda’s for basic and budget travelers.
DAY 3 KIBALE/QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK
Early morning after breakfast, trek for chimpanzees. Kibale is the best reserve in Africa to look at chimps, a thick jungle with a soaring cover. Within the afternoon, drive to the south into Queen Elizabeth Park, sightseeing and game viewing enrooted. Dinner and overnight at spectacular Mweya Lodge perked right on the sting of the escarpment dominating the Ugandan great Lakes/Jacana safari Lodge/King fisher Lodge Kichwamba/Hill prime camp.
DAY 4 QUEEN ELIZABETH national park
Early morning, dawn game drive in Uganda’s best park, wherever all the massive game may be seen in abundance. Known for elephant and Kobus kob, expect to envision some rarer animals like large forest hog. There are 638 recorded bird species within the park! Lunch the hotels; within the evening get pleasure from a ship cruise on the Kazinga Channel that connects Lakes Edward and Saint George, for big numbers of buffalo and breeding hippos and a spread of bird species. Dinner and overnight at spectacular Mweya Lodge alert right on the sting of the escarpment overlooking the Ugandan Great Lakes or Jacana safari Lodge/King fisher Lodge Kichwamba/Hill top camp.
DAY 5 QUEEN-BWINDI
Highland rain forests that reaches to the volcanoes during which live the mountain gorillas. A visit to the bat Cave near Maramagambo forest may be a must! this can be the lushest highland rain Today's drive is through what's most likely East Africa’s most spectacular scenery, the forest on earth, full of primates, wonderful reptile and exotic birds. The afternoon is spent on a foot safari round the native communities living round the park. Dinner and over night at either gorilla Forest Camp Uganda safari lodge/ Mantana Tented Camp/Lake Kitandara’s tented Camp/ Buhoma Homestead /Community Bandas.
DAY 6 BWINDI-GORILLAS TREK
Begin the day with breakfast ready for trekking, that begins at 8:00 am with a briefing from the park guides. The desire lead you within the jungle to envision the shy Primates for a bunch you have been engaged for. Don’t forget to take your lunch boxes and all the required gear to trace the rare mountain gorilla, maybe one among the foremost exciting wildlife experiences on earth. There are currently solely 650 left within the world! The trailing could take between two and 6 hours however it’s well worth the effort. Dinner and overnight at either gorilla Forest Camp Uganda safari lodge/ Mantana Tented Camp (High and splendid accommodation), or Lake Kitandara’s Tented Camp/ Buhoma Homestead (Medium category accommodation) or the Community Banda’s (Low budget/basic accommodation).
Check out the silverback at Bwindi impenetrable park
DAY 7 BWINDI – Kampala
Morning at leisure, after breakfast, drive back to Entebbe or Kampala have lunch on the way arriving early evening.
The safari package includes:
• Transportation by a four wheel drive vehicle
• Full board accommodation
• Boat cruise
• One chimpanzee and gorilla following permit per person to be secured and paid for in advance
• Park fees
• Full time English speaking Driver/guide.
• Enrouted lunches
• Game drives
•Guided cultural community walk
• airport transfers.
The package excludes expenses of private nature like: Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to native guides, telephone, personal insurance, tobacco etc.