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Gorilla Bookings

Trekking mountain gorillas in Uganda and Rwanda is a rare experience, You can book a private trip or join our weekly and monthly gorilla trips. In Uganda, gorilla trekking permit cost USD:600. while in Rwanda USD:1500. each permit. Therefore, the extra cost is used to arrange transportation, accommodation with meals and other relevant items. We offer Uganda safari information on gorilla trekking, chimpanzee trekking, wildlife game viewing, visiting murchison falls, car hire transportation and other travel tips. Contact us for free information and safari price quotation based on number of people coming on trip and tour package days. Email us on: info@gorillabookings.com

8days uganda safari trip - rhinos, wildlife, primates and gorillas

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Brief Itinerary:

Day 1: Pick up from hotel address Kampala/Entebbe to Murchison fall national park, viaZiwa rhino santuary.
Day 2: Morning game viewing & Afternoon boat cruise to bottom of the falls.
Day 3: Murchison to Kibale national park- the capital world of primates.
Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking & drive proceed to Queen Elizabeth national park.
Day 5: Wildlife game viewing safari & Afternoon boat cruise on Kazinga channel.
Day 6: Queen Elizabeth to Bwindi - via ishasha sector for tree climbing lions.
Day 7: Morning Gorilla trekking & Evening community nature walk.
Day 8: Bwindi to Kampala/Entebbe airport - via Uganda equator.

Detailed Itinerary:

rhinoDay 1: Pick up from hotel address in Kampala / Hotel address in Entebbe - Drive to Murchison falls park, Via Rhino Sanctuary at ziwa. On this day, our company guide will meet you at your hotel/ address, then drive your to the world’s most powerful waterfall. Along the way, visit the Rhino Sanctuary You will enjoy hot lunch during this short break. Later Porceed to Murchison falls national park and rest at the booked lodge. Have dinner and an overnight stay at the booked lodge, Category: (Paraa Safari Lodge - Luxury option), (Pakuba Safari Lodge - Midrange option), (Red Chill Rest Camp - Budget option).

Day 2: Game viewing and boat cruise. On this day, take pleasure in a morning game drive towards the Albert and Victoria Nile and experience a great deal of wildlife and birds. Along the way, look out for herds of elephants, giraffes, antelopes, the Uganda Kobs, buffaloes, waterbucks, lions, and several bird species. Later on in the day after lunch, embark on a boat cruise to the bottom of the falls. This 3 hour cruise from Paraa is a rewarding trip that will expose you to many various wildlife species like hippos, crocodiles, elephants (though quite occasional along this side) and a variety of the bird life that may include the African fish eagles. You will then return to the lodge for wonderful dinner and peaceful overnight at the booked lodge..

Day 3: Going on to Kibale forest park, (The capital world of primates). After morning healthy breakfast, prepare to transfer to Kibale forest national park. You will enjoy warm lunch along the transfer. And arrive in the evening at the booked lodge.Dinner and overnight at the booked lodge. Category: (Papaya Lake Lodge - Luxury option), (Chimpanzee Guest Cottages - Midrange option), (Chimpanzee Guest House - Budget option)

Day 4: Chimpanzee trekking activity and going on to Queen elizabeth national park. Wake up for early breakfast, You will head to the park head quarters for a briefing session regarding chimpanzee tracking in kibale code of conduct. Thereafter, you will be guided to the forest and experience tracking of the chimps and other primates in their natural habitant (this is the primate capital of the world). The park’s site guide will take you through this adventurous experience where you may be blessed with enormous encounters of various forest primates like the L’hoest, black faced colobus monkeys, baboons and other forest species. The chief highlight of this day will be the chimps. Thereafter, embark on the journey to Queen Elizabeth game park, This is where you will enjoy sight seeing of wild life. Dinner and overnight at the booked lodge peaceful overnight at the booked lodge. Accommodation at: booked lodge. Category: (Mweya Safari Lodge - Luxury option), (Enganzi Lodge - Midrange option), (Pumba Safari Cottage - Budget option).

Day 5: Morning game drive and Afternoon boat cruise on Kazinga channel. At the park, you shall enjoy a game drive towards the Kasenyi plains which may reward you with sightings of the various animals like huge herds of the Ugandan kob, elephants, leopard, lion, buffalos, warthogs and antelope etc. Later after lunch, you will embark on a boat cruise on Kaziga channel. This is very rewarding with the aquatic animals like crocodiles, hippos and many bird species like black bee carmine bee eaters and black bee eaters, Lesser Swamp-Warbler, Striated Heron among others. You will return to the lodge for dinner and peaceful overnight.

Day 6: Transfer to Bwindi Forest National park. You will set off and drive to Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park. This forest is home to the magnificent giant mountain gorillas in bwindi and a variety of other forest primates including the blue monkey as well as a wealth of bird life. Dinner and peaceful overnight in/near Bwindi National Park. Accommodation at the booked lodge. Category: (Silverback Lodge - Luxury option), (buhoma Haven Lodge - Midrange option), (Buhoma Rest Camp - Budget option).

Day 7: Gorilla tracking in bwindi - Life-time memorable experience. After morning breakfast, you will get ready, along with your packed lunches to embark on the lifetime memorable experience in this magnificent forest for gorilla tracking. The trail you use may reward you with exciting moments of the giant mountain gorillas in uganda this will be a reward of the ultimate gorilla experience’ as well as other primates that inhabit the forest. This may take you about 4-5 hrs in the jungle. You will return to the lodge for dinner and peaceful overnight at the lodge. Accommodation at the booked lodge.

Day 8: Return back to your Hotel in Kampala / drop off at Entebbe airport.Transfer back to Kampala/Entebbe. After morning healthy breakfast, prepare to transfer back to Kampala and en-route lunch. Your driver-guide will drive you to your Hotel in Kampala or to Entebbe airport for departure.

Contact us for Safari Information and Price Inclusions.

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