5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi

Overview of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi

This 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi presents an opportunity to encounter the magnificent wildlife of Uganda flourishing in their savannah habitats and a fine encounter with the remarkable Mountain gorillas of Bwindi forest- Uganda. Traverse Queen Elizabeth national park and Bwindi Impenetrable national park to generate ultimate safari memories.

Safari Highlights of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Tracking safari in Uganda, Bwindi and Queen Elizabeth Parks

Day 1 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi: Transfer from Kampala to Bwindi Gorilla Forest.

Day 2 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi: Undertake Gorilla tracking in Bwindi.

Day 3 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Tracking safari in Uganda, Bwindi and Queen Elizabeth Parks: Drive to Queen Elizabeth National park

Day 4 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi: Game drive and Chimp trekking

Day 5 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi: Return to Kampala.

Detailed itinerary of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi

Day 1 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi: Transfer from Kampala to Bwindi.

After breakfast, take a southwestward drive for 8 – 10 hours journey to Bwindi National park. Make a stop at the equator crossing at Kayabwe for photo shooting and water tests. Have Lunch en route at Igongo cultural center 12 km before Mbarara town. Proceed with your journey to Bwindi amidst the scenic offerings of Kabale highlands- the Switzer land of Africa.

Accommodation at Gorilla Forest Camp (Up market/ Luxury), Silverback Lodge (Midrange/standard) or Buhoma community bandas (Budget/ basic).

Day 2 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi: Gorilla tracking in the mist.

Gorilla safari to Mgahinga Gorilla NP

Wake up early in the morning for a warm cup of coffee before you gather at the park headquarters to be briefed on how to track gorillas at 08:00 hours. Embark on the gorilla tracking/trekking expedition in the forest of Bwindi which can stretch between 2 – 8 hours. Have one hour encounter with them before descending down the rugged terrain of Bwindi. Do not forget to carry your packed lunch as the activity could stretch longer than expected. Return to the lodge for relaxation after which you can take a cultural walk to the adjacent Batwa / pygmy communities.

Accommodation at your lodge.

Day 3 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi: Drive to Queen Elizabeth National park.

Ishasha game drive

After breakfast embark on a 64 km drive to Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth national park to watch out for tree climbing lions lying on the fig trees in the warm morning sunshine. Continue to Mweya Safari lodge for lunch. Have a boat cruise on Kazinga channel for wonderful sights of birds and wildlife on the water side.

 

Accommodation at Mweya safari lodge (upmarket/luxury), Bush lodge (mid-range/ standard) or Mweya hostel (Budget/basic).

Day 4 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi: Game drive and Chimp trekking.

10 days Uganda Wildlife Safari – Murchison Falls, Kibale, Queen Elizabeth, Bwindi & Mburo Safari-tour.

Do an early morning game drive along tracks like Kasenyi and channel to spot lions, elephants, buffaloes and leopard among other wildlife. Return to the lodge for breakfast and relaxation. After lunch head for chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura gorge.

 

Accommodation: Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 5 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi: Return to Kampala.

After breakfast, embark on your return journey to Kampala via Mbarara. Make a lunch stop at Igongo Cultural center before arriving in Kampala in the late afternoon where you will be transferred to your place of stay or at the airport for flight departure.

End of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Queen Elizabeth Park Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda Bwindi

Getting There

Transport Means to Your Safari Destinations

4X4 Safari Landcruisers For Hire In Ugand & Rwanda

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One of the best known 4×4 WD that you can use for your safari in Uganda’s Parks and Rural countryside.Our car hire is based on limited mileage and applies to travel within Uganda.( Terms and conditions apply. Read More

4X4 Safari Vans For Hire In Uganda Rwanda

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Looking for 4X4 Safari Vans for hire in Uganda, Prime Uganda Safaris is available to your service. We have customized safari vans that have 4 wheel drive and have demonstrated the capacity to access distant Uganda Safari destinations and across borders such as Rwanda. Read More

4X4 Minivan|Coaster|Mini Buses For Hire in Uganda Rwanda

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We have minivans for hire to groups of eight up to twelve. Make sure to find the class to suit your large group.In this Category, we have 4X 4 Safari Mini bus with capacity ranging from 6 seater to 14 seater and they’ve got a pop up roof for game viewing purposes. These have got diesel powered engines and come with a driver guide but excluding fuel.( Terms and conditions apply). Read More

Accommodations/ Safari Lodges/ Safari Hotels to Your Safari Destinations in Uganda

Silverback Lodge – Bwindi: This lodge facility is approximately five minutes’ walk to Bwindi Impenetrable national park. Positioned on a hill top overseeing Bwindi forest, it is the biggest in the area of Buhoma with 12 rooms.

Mweya Safari Lodge – Queen Elizabeth National park: This lodge is an up market setting situated in the peninsular of Mweya at the heart of the park. Enclosed by the mystical Ruwenzori Mountains, it provides a five star accommodation facilities and services.

Accommodations/ Safari Lodges/ Safari Hotels to Your Safari Destinations in Rwanda

Mountain Gorilla View Lodge: This accommodation facility extends value for money and the magnificent sights of the Volcanoes national park. It is positioned on the lower gradients of Sabyinyo Mountain. Gorilla view lodge contains 30 private stone cottages with modern furnishing and décor. With a fire place and en suite facilities, the lodge is worth of stay while at Gorilla tracking safari in Rwanda.

La Palme Hotel: With 48 fully furnished rooms with 4 big elegantly designed suites, La Palme Hotel counts among the cozy and ultimate safari accommodations within the environs of Volcanoes national park. Rooms have Wi-Fi, Satellite TV, 24 hour room service, telephone and double beds.

Nyungwe Forest Lodge: The lodge is found on the edge of Nyungwe forest and it has 24 luxury rooms the 2 being suites providing tourists with comfortable sleeps while on their safaris in Rwanda. The lodge has a swimming pool, lounge, bar, fire place, en suite facilities, restaurant, laundry services, internet access, Air conditioner and so many other services provided to Rwanda safari tourists.

Muhabura Guest House: Muhabura hotel is a budget accommodation found opposite musanze headquarters near the bank of Kigali. This exposes you to a comfortable life while you stay away your home. There are 30 rooms with single, double and Twin. The rooms are self-contained, with warm and cold showers, satellite TV, laundry services, balcony, garden and so many others.

La Palme Hotel: This is among the best deluxe hotel in Rwanda where tourists always feel comfortable to stay while o their Rwanda safaris. This hotel has 48 well designed rooms with 4 large suites. The rooms have screens, good services, internet access, Double bed, telephone and are self-contained.

General Safari Inclusions

  • Gorilla Permit (for gorilla trekking safaris)
  • Chimpanzee Permit (for chimpanzee trekking safaris)
  • Full Board Accommodation on Safari
  • Transportation in either 4X4 Safari Van or 4X4 Safari Land Cruiser all with Pop up roof & AC
  • Fuel
  • Professional English Speaking driver guide. Any other foreign language speaking guide can be arranged on request.
  • Entrance fees to the tourist sites including Protected areas mentioned
  • Activity fees of the tourist activities mentioned
  • Bottled water while on safari
  • Border crossing fees (for cross border safaris)

General Safari Exclusions

  • General tips for the driver guide, site guides and service staff at the lodges
  • Laundry Services
  • Other Beverages / drinks of personal nature like Alcohol
  • International Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Domestic Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Visas
  • Optional Activity fees
  • Other extras not mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Airport Transfer (Arranged on request)
  • Accommodation in Kampala or Kigali unless it is part of the Itinerary (Arranged on request)

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