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12 DAYS GORILLA TREKKING AND WILDLIFE SAFARI

Group Safari for women only. Date 17th March - 28th March 2018, Maximum number of women is 14 pax. Payment deadline is 17th January 2018.

PLEASE NOTE that you can still enjoy this great safari on your own travel dates as a private Safari.

 

Tour Highlights:- Murchison Falls N.P, Kibale N.P, Queen Elizabeth N.P, Bwindi N.P,  Activities:- Game drives, boat Cruise, Rhino Trekking, Chimpanzee Trekking, Mountain Gorilla Trekking, Batwa culture trail, complimentary cooking and Gomesi wear lesson.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Meet and Greet

Upon arrival at the airport, Our Driver / Guide will pick you and check you in your prefered hotel in Entebbe for an overnight. After a short transfer to the Hotel, you will be briefed about your safari depending on the time of arrival. You are therefore advised to have money changed this day. Dinner and overnight at 2 Friends Beach Hotel / Cape Diem Guest house (Full Board)

 

Day 2: Transfer From Entebbe to Murchison falls National park

Early Morning after breakfast,our experienced English guide will pick you from your hotel and set off northwest of kampala towards the famous Luwero triangle. Lunch in Masindi at kabalega dinner and then enjoy budongo forest on the western part of the rift valley to the park. On your way to Murchison, we are most likely to see some animals like, elephants, leopards, buffaloes, hyenas, lions and many more since Murchison has both big and small animals. Get to the park in the evening, Dinner and over night at Paraa Safari Lodge /  Bwana Tembo Safari Lodge /  Red Chilli Camp (Full Board).

 

Day 3: Game Drive and boat cruise
Wake up for a great breakfast and set off for an early morning drive north words of the parkbot with packed lunch to meet those early morning risers like the elephants, kobs, leopards, lions, hyenas, buffaloes before they go to their hide outs .After lunch, go for another interesting activity in the wild, so stress free and breath taking, the boat cruise on the Victoria Nile and also witness the mighty falls. That’s why truly Uganda is the peal of Africa. Have a stop at the Devil’s Cauldron, mammals like hippos, buffaloes, crocodiles will be seen on the edge of the calm waters of the Nile and birds like Goliath herons, Egyptian geese, Pelicans, Bee eaters, Kingfisher hornbills, Cormorants and the rare shoe bill may also be seen around the shores enjoying the nature. Dinner and over night at Paraa Safari Lodge /  Bwana Tembo Safari Lodge /  Red Chilli Camp (Full Board).

 

Day 4: Rhino Trekking and Transfer to kibale National park.

Breakfast in the morning and our driver/ guide will pick up from your place of rest, set off to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for a Rhino Trekking where you will see Rhinos and more different primates like the blue monkeys, baboons, Columbus monkeys, black and white monkeys and others. After the Rhino Trekking proceed to the exciting Kibale Forest National Park for chimp tracking with a stopover for lunch. We get to the park in the evening. check-in and relax Dinner and over night at Primate Lodge/ Kibale Forest camp / Chimp nest (Full Board).

 

Day 5: Chimp trekking

Wake up for breakfast and set off for chimp tracking in the jungle rainforest. Sit quietly and listen to the great treckchimps cracking and the soft sweet sounds of the birds being heard in the air, this will take about 2-5hours. Besides the chimps, other primates like; Grey Vervet monkeys, Red tailed monkeys, L’Hoest’s monkey, Blue monkeys, Red colobus monkeys, Black and white monkeys, Mangabay monkeys, Olive baboons, Potto and many others may be seen with no other charges yet so enjoyable.Lunch at the lodge and after lunch, a visit at Bigodi wetlands sanctuary for a nature walk, birding and wildlife both mammals and birds in the setting. It will require good walking shoes since part of the walk will be muddy and some degree of fitness is also needed. Hopefully, you may be able to see the exclusive Sitatunga Antelopes and Shoebill stork. Dinner and Over night at Primate Lodge/ Kibale Forest camp / Chimp nest (Full Board).

 

Day 6: Drive to Queen Elizabeth National park.

After breakfast, drive from Kibale NP to Queen Elizabeth NP. The park boosts the highest biodiversity rating of any game park in the world with its dense swamps, incredible crater lakes, open savannah and rainforests. On your way you will enjoy great scenery of hills, forests and Tea plantations. Get to the park on time for lunch and relax at the hotel. Dinner and over night at Mweya Safari Lodge / Bush lodge/ Simba safari lodge (Full Board).

 

Day 7: Game Drive and Launch cruise

famAn early cup of coffee to warm up the body for the morning game drive, we shall observe a number of early risers like leopards, hyenas, lions, the Uganda kobs, antelopes, Waterbucks, Warthogs, African giant elephants, herds of Buffaloes and many more will be seen plus birds like; Wood billed, Red collared, Green crombs, Yellow billed, Grey treated starting, purple indigo, Lender bill quelas, masked weaver, Grosbeak weaver, Copper sunbird among others. After the game drive, go back to the lodge for breakfast and rest along the pool as lunch comes.

After lunch go for a stress free Launch cruise, so interesting on the Kazinga channel, buffalos, hippos, crocodiles will be seen around the edge of the channel as they cool off and birds like, the water bucks, noisy hornbills, the two species of pitas, African grey parrots, rare shoebill, Egyptian geese, yellow billed stork, white pelicans and many others. Dinner and over night at Mweya Safari Lodge / Bush lodge/ Simba safari lodge (Full Board).

 

Day 8: Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest park

Very early in the morning after breakfast, you will set off for Bwindi impenetrable forest National Park via  Isasha Sector with a possibility of see tree climbing lions. On your way you will enjoy scenery views of different mountains and beautiful plantations. Arrive at Buhoma in Bwindi. Check in at the hotel and relax preparing for your gorilla trek the following day.Dinner and overnight at Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Full Board)

 

Day 9: Trekk Mountain Gorillas at Bwindi Impenetrable National park.

Early morning after breakfast, you will go for gorilla tracking but before tracking, you will be briefed by the Ranger at 7:30 am and at 8:30am with packed lunch, ladyiyou will start to track Nkuringo family group Mountain Gorillas. And when you find, you shall spend almost an hour enjoying them and observing the kind of life they live, this will be a great achievement since these great giants are unpredictable. This walk will take around 4-6 hours depending on which group you are tracking and where you will meet the gorillas. After tracking return to the hotel and relax, Dinner and overnight at Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Full Board)

 

Day 10: Batwa Culture Trail

Wake up to a leisurely breakfast and prepare for yet another adventure around the park as you visit these indigenous natives the Batwa. The Batwa are Uganda’s marginalized people and are view with derision by most of the Ugandan Nationals. The Batwa have lived their lives to current generations by hunting and gathering in the forest. The visit to the Batwa invariably involves songs and a dance demonstration, and once the music begins you can’t help but notice that they project a genuine pride in themselves. You shall then return to the lodge for lunch and also relax. Enjoy your evening at leisure as you prepare yourselves for tomorrow's transfer to Mgahinga National park. Dinner and overnight at Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Full Board)

 

Day 11: Transfer back to Entebbe.
After our last breakfast in Bwindi national park. Check out of the hotel and drive back to  Entebbe with a stopover at the equator for lunch and photos. Proceed to gggggEntebbe arrive in the late evening, Dinner and overnight at 2 Friends Beach Hotel / Cape Diem Guest house (Full Board)

 

Day 12: Cooking, Gomesi wear lesson and relax at the beach

After breakfast in Entebbe, you will go for a complimentary cooking and Gomesi wear lesson. Gomesi is our women traditional wear and of course you will come back home with it. Have lunch, buy soveniers and Relax at the beach. Dinner and overnight at 2 Friends Beach Hotel / Cape Diem Guest house (Full Board) waiting for your flight. Your Driver guide will drop you at the airport

 

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