Culture, Wildlife Safari 7 days
DAY 2 KIBALE NATIONAL PARKS
Following a heavy breakfast, Leave Kampala for the fascinating drive through papyrus swamps and thick jungle of the Nile Delta to Kibale National Park just under 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 the fabled "Mountains of the Moon"/ Mantana luxury Tented Camp/Rwenzori View Guest House/Ataco Guest house (Medium class 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 view chimps, a thick jungle with a towering canopy. In the afternoon, drive to the south into Queen Elizabeth National Park, sightseeing and game viewing enrooted. Dinner and overnight at spectacular Mweya Lodge perched right on the edge of the escarpment overlooking the Ugandan Great Lakes/Jacana safari Lodge/King fisher Lodge Kichwamba/Hill top camp.
DAY 4 QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
Early morning, dawn game drive in Uganda’s best park, where all the big game can be seen in abundance. Famous for elephant and kob, expect to see some rarer animals like giant forest hog. There are 638 recorded bird species in the park! Lunch the hotels; in the evening enjoy a boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel which connects Lakes Edward and George, for large numbers of buffalo and breeding hippos plus a variety of bird species. Dinner and overnight at spectacular Mweya Lodge perched right on the edge 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 which reaches to the volcanoes in which live the mountain gorillas. A visit to the bat Cave close to Maramagambo forest is a must! This is the lushest highland rain Today's drive is through what is probably East Africa’s most spectacular scenery, the forest on earth, filled with primates, amazing reptile and exotic birds. The afternoon is spent on a foot safari around the local communities living around 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, which begins at 8:00 am with a briefing from the park guides. The will lead you inside the jungle to see the shy Primates for a group you have been booked for. Do not forget to take your lunch boxes and all the necessary gear to track the rare Mountain Gorilla, perhaps one of the most exciting wildlife experiences on earth. There are now only 650 left in the world! The tracking may take between 2 and 6 hours but its well worth the effort. Dinner and over night at either Gorilla Forest Camp Uganda safari lodge/ Mantana Tented Camp (High and luxurious accommodation), or Lake Kitandara’s Tented Camp/ Buhoma Homestead (Medium class 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 4wd vehicle
• Full board accommodation
• Boat cruise
• One chimp and gorilla tracking permit per person to be secured and paid for in advance
• Park fees
• Full time English speaking Driver/guide.
• Enrooted lunches
• Game drives
•Guided cultural community walk
• Airport transfers.
The package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, personal insurance, tobacco et