Best of Uganda - Gorillas, Chimpanzees & Wildlife
This eight day safari combines the once in a lifetime opportunity of tracking mountain gorillas with optional chimp tracking in the Chamburu Gorge and bird-watching and game viewing in Queen Elizabeth National Park, including tree climbing lions. Two days are set aside for gorilla tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Day 1: Entebbe On arrival in Entebbe you will be met by your local representative and transferred to your accommodation. Enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure.
Day 2: Entebbe > Bwindi Transfer to the local airport for your flight to Bwindi (approx. 1.5 hours), your base from where you will trek to visit the elusive mountain gorillas. On arrival, transfer to your accommodation (approx. 2 hours by road). Partake in an optional forest walk or cultural visit this afternoon.
Day 3: Gorilla Trekking Enjoy gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
Day 4: Gorilla Trekking Enjoy an optional forest walk, community walk or a second gorilla trek.
Day 5: Ishasha Drive to Ishasha (approx. 2-3 hours), visiting the Ishasha Community Project en-route (optional). Enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure in your wilderness camp.
Day 6: Ishasha Spend today game viewing in the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Day 7: Kazinga Enjoy a morning game drive in the national park followed by a boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel. Continue to your second wilderness camp for overnight.
Day 8: Chamburu > Entebbe Start your day with an early morning chimpanzee trek at Chamburu before your return flight to Entebbe. On arrival you will be met at the airstrip and transferred to the airport.
Depending on the time of your departure flight you may need to overnight in Entebbe at additional cost.
• Small group tour with expert game rangers and local guides • Personal meet & greet on arrival • Transfers and transportation • Scheduled flight transfers • Park entry fees (excluding tracking permits) • Sightseeing and activities • 7 nights accommodation • 7 Breakfasts, 7 Lunches, 6 Dinners
Pricing (per person) $NZD
Jan 5, 26
June 8, 22
July 6, 20
Aug 9, 31
Sep 14, 26
Oct 12, 29
Jan 5, 26
Booking conditions Price is per trek, per person and must be pre-paid upon reservation to secure permits.
• Gorilla Trek Permits US$600
• Chimp Trek Permits US$50 per trek
Price is per trek, per person and must be pre-paid upon reservation to secure permits. • Gorilla Trek Permits US$600 • Chimp Trek Permits US$50 per trek