6 Days Uganda safari adventure takes taking you to explore Uganda. Safari activities include chimpanzee tracking, bird watching in Bigodi swamp, game viewing, launch cruise along the Kazinga Channel and Gorilla tracking
Day 1: Arrival – Depart for Kibale Forest
Pick up by our tour guide from your hotel after your breakfast and drive off to Kibale National Park, home to over 10 primate species including black and white colobus, red colobus, L’Hoest’s monkey, Chimpanzees among others. Dinner & overnight at primate lodge/ Chimps Nest
Day 2: Chimpanzee Tracking & Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary tour
Have early breakfast and report to the ranger station in Kibale for a short briefing and thereafter, enter the forest to track the habituated chimpanzees. After this delightful experience, return to the Lodge for relaxation, in the afternoon, set out for a walk in the Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary with an opportunity to see a diversity of birdlife, flora and fauna. Overnight at primate lodge/ Chimps Nest
Day 3: Kibale Forest – Queen Elizabeth National Park
Have breakfast early, after which depart for Queen Elizabeth national Park, home to diversity of wildlife species inclusive are elephants, buffaloes, lion, leopards, giant forest hog, and hippos, among others. Arrive in time for lunch and in the afternoon, take 2 hours Launch cruise on the Kazinga channel that connects Lakes Edward and George, one of the most exciting activities in Uganda with a chance to see a high concentration of Hippos and Crocodiles in water while elephants, waterbucks and buffaloes grazing on the banks of the channel as well as an array of birdlife including; the kingfishers, Egyptian fish eagle, saddle billed stork, among others. Return to the lodge for dinner. Dinner and overnight at Ihamba Safari lodge
Day 4: Morning Game Drive –Transfer to Bwindi National Park
After breakfast, embark on an early morning game drive; expect to see wildlife like leopard, Uganda kob, warthog, giant forest hog, elephants, hippos from grazing going back to water, going through the crater lakes and dry craters visiting the salt lake lunch at the lodge, and drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National park through the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park, the area is known for its tree climbing lions. Home to half of the world’s remaining population of the Mountain Gorillas. Over night at Silver back Lodge Meal plan Full Board.
Day 5: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
This morning we will explore Bwindi National Park, home to one of the most majestic mountain gorillas in the world. You’ll experience what some people define as a life changing event: meeting with the gentle giants of Bwindi! Expect to walk a long distance in steep and muddy conditions, sometimes with rain overhead, before you encounter any gorillas. But it will definitely be worthwhile as you observe them closely while they eat, play and rest, a unique and unforgettable experience! We will be led on a trek by a local guide who will point out interesting flora and fauna and provide more information about the science and history of the mountain gorillas. We will walk to a viewpoint for a closer sight of the gorillas. Return to the Lodge and if you have the afternoon free, take a guided nature walk in the Forest. Over night at Silver back Lodge Meal plan Full Board.
Day 6: Bwindi – Kampala
After breakfast, begin your journey back to Kampala. A stop over at Igongo cultural center in Mbarara will allow you time for lunch and an opportunity to explore the Ankole culture before proceeding for a mini stop at the Equator for experiments and photography. Proceed after to Kampala, reaching in the evening for a drop off at the airport to catch your flight back home.
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