This 5 Days Bwindi Gorillas & Queen Elizabeth wildlife safari highlights Queen Elizabeth National Park and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for mountain gorilla trekking and wildlife viewing.
Day 1: Kampala – Bwindi Forest National Park
Have cup of breakfast from hotel of residence meet our guide, exchange greetings and thereafter transfer to south-western Uganda via Masaka-Mbarara highway with en-route stop at the Uganda equator for snacks, amazing photographs. Lunch in Mbarara town at Agip motel or regency hotel, after through the verdant land forms trail to the park and enjoy your dinner and overnight at Mahogany springs/Gorilla resort/Kitandara camp/Buhoma camp. Meal plan: H/B
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking
Morning breakfast, after transfer to the park headquarters for the briefing before you set off at 9:00 am through the tracks to search for the humble giants. You will go with packed lunch because it’s hard to determine how long it will take you to meet these great apes. However the time ranges between 2-9 hours depending on the movement of the giant primates. The activity is tiresome, it involves walking along steep hilly tracks however encountering these great relatives of man erases all the poor memories/ hardships you went through in trying to find them. They are awe-inspiring! After the experience return to park offices to be awarded with the gorilla trekking certificate and after return to lodge to relax after spend evening for community walk, return to lodge for dinner and overnight, Meal plan: F/B
Day 3: Bwindi – Queen Elizabeth National Park
Have morning breakfast, embark the safari van and start your half day drive to Queen Elizabeth national park, Savannah grassland where you can meet variety of Uganda wildlife. On your way take en-route stop to the Ishasha sector famously known for “tree climbing lions ” in Africa and you will have to spot more wildlife like the Uganda Kobs, topi, oribi, buffaloes, elephants. After drive to Mweya peninsula for your dinner and overnight at Mweya lodge/Katara lodge/Enganzi lodge/Bush lodge. Meal plan: F/B
Day 4: Game Drive & Boat Cruise
Breakfast, after go for morning game drive. This game drive will take you through the Kasenyi sector and the queens’ mile in the park and will reward you with animals like Lions, elephants, hyenas, Giant forest hogs, Bush bucks, Warthogs, Hyenas, civets, aardvarks, Leopards, and many more. Lunch, after in the afternoon you will go for a boat ride on the Kazinga channel that connects lakes Edward and George. The launch cruise will reward you with game like hippos, elephants, buffaloes and birds at the shores. Return to camp for dinner and overnight, Meal plan: F/B
Day 5: Kyambura Gorge Chimp Walk – Transfer to Kampala
After your breakfast ready for guided Chimpanzee walk into the Kyambura Gorge. While on this walk expect to spot other primates white and black Columbus, variety of bird species and variety of plants. Thereafter embark our safari van and drive back to Kampala with en-route lunch and at the equator for photographs, snacks and shop curious to take back home. Transfer to Entebbe airport for your return flight!
End of 5 Days Bwindi Gorillas & Queen Elizabeth wildlife safari.