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Mountain Gorilla Trek and Wildlife

Uganda gorilla safari

Mountain Gorilla Trek and Wildlife

This Gorilla Trekking tour is merged with the finest destinations in Uganda. You will be lead to Jinja in Eastern Uganda, Kibale forest National Park, Mburo National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park as well as Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1: Arrive in Entebbe

On arrival at Entebbe airport you will be received by the driver or guide and head to a  hotel within Entebbe. In case you have an entire day you will have an optional visit to the impressive Ngamba Island. Otherwise spend the after lunch hours in the Botanical Gardens or at the craft market. Later Dinner and slumber at Boma Guest House or Gately or Entebbe Central Inn

Day 2: Transfer to Jinja Town

Following breakfast, head to Jinja town located roughly 2 to 3 hours-drive from Entebbe. This journey leads you through small towns, the huge Mabira rainforest, tea plus sugarcane plantations prior to reaching Jinja town habitat of the true source of the great Nile. Have the afternoon taking part in any of the various adventure activities in and close to the stunning Victorian Nile. Later Dinner and slumber at Wild Waters Lodge or Jinja Nile Resort or Nile River Camp

Day 3: White Water Rafting / Source of the Nile

You’re going to get an opportunity to experience a thrilling half day as you set out white water rafting on the beautiful extends of water within Africa, River Nile is the longest river in the world. Once you have finished enjoy a   scrumptious meal around the banks of the Nile after which you will head to the source of the River Nile for a exciting canoe ride. Have Dinner and slumber at Wild Waters Lodge or Jinja Nile Resort or Nile River Camp

Day 4: Kibale National Park

Following breakfast transfer to Kibale town which is about 6 to 7 hours drive from the town of Jinja.  In Kibale Forest National Park is the Bigodi Wetlands, which is a community tourism project created safeguard the Magombe Swamp. This papyrus filled wetland is habitat to amazing wildlife diversity   among which are eight primate species, plus 140 bird species.  Time allowing; enjoy a nature walk in Bigodi Wetland, where you could stumble upon an uncommon shoebill stork or a Central African red colobus. Slumber at Primate Lodge or Kibale Safari Lodge or Mountains of the moon Hotel on Full Board Basis

Day 05: Chimpanzee Tracking

Today set out chimpanzee tracking, in Kibale Forest National Park. Throughout this walk you will certainly have a great opportunity of seeing most of the thirteen primate species indigenous to Kibale. The guides have several years of unmatched experience inside the forest and therefore are sure to manage to response to your questions. Slumber at Primate Lodge or Kibale Safari Camp or Mountains of the moon Hotel

Day 6: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Today head to Queen Elizabeth National Park, a journey of 2 to 3 hours and enjoy some amazing scenery en route. This park shelters 200 km of the Rift Valley Savannah, interspersed with some forested patches plus crater lakes, a perfect place for a holiday. On arrival, have a boat cruise down the stunning Kazinga channel or an evening safari. The boat cruise is a wonderful opportunity for game viewing, photography, as well as bird watching. Among the species on the shores of the channel are: periodic leopard, hippos, Nile crocodiles, water birds, buffaloes plus elephants. Slumber at Jacana Safari Lodge or Mweya Safari Lodge or Hippo Hill Camp or Simba Safari Lodge

Day 7: Chambura Gorge Walk

Visit the Kyambura Gorge which is a 100 meter deep gorge drained by river Kyambura forming microclimate which supports a thick tropical forest, completely different from the savannah terrain that encompasses the gorge. The guide will lead you   on a trek in the gorge, habitat to an amazing wildlife diversity, such as wild chimpanzees that if fortunate you may see. After lunch see the    highlights of the impressive Queen Elizabeth National Park, offering you an opportunity to enjoy a number of Uganda’s best game views. Slumber at Jacana Safari Lodge or Mweya Safari Lodge or Hippo Hill Camp or Simba Safari Lodge

Day 8: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Today drive through the verdant Western Highlands up to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park that is about 3 to 4 hours drive. Basing on your time of arrival you will enjoy an evening walk within Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. Slumber at Gorilla Resortor Silverback Lodge or Bwindi Community Bandas

Day 9: Gorilla Trekking

Today morning you will head out into the forest led by an experienced tracker that will lead you to the gorilla family. The amazing primates are incredibly uncommon; with just roughly   720 surviving the world so people that get the opportunity to see them are certainly very  lucky observing them in their all-natural habitat. Slumber at Gorilla Forest Camp or Lake Kitandara Camp or Bwindi Community Bandas – Bwindi National Park

Day 10: Lake Mburo National Park

Today, you will subsequently be driven to Lake Mburo; the level river valleys of the stunning Lake Mburo National Park are characterized by thick   thickets that offer an amazing environment to view wildlife. Basing on your arrival time, you will enjoy afternoon activities like walks, game drives as well as a boat cruise. Slumber at Mantana Camp

Day 11: Departure

Today after breakfast, return through the -capital up to Entebbe Airport for you  flight back home.

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