A Journey for All
Arrival and Transfer from Airport to Kampala
Night at Lodge
As you step foot into the stunning country of Uganda, your extraordinary adventure begins with a warm and heartfelt welcome at the airport. Our team of knowledgeable guides will be eagerly awaiting your arrival, ready to ensure a seamless transfer to your accommodation in the vibrant city of Kampala. Take this moment to unwind and immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere that surrounds you.
Your stay in Kampala promises a comfortable and convenient base for your exploration. Nestled amidst lush surroundings and equipped with modern amenities, the lodge offers a tranquil retreat after your long journey. Rest easy, knowing that exhilarating experiences await you in the coming days.
Start your day by indulging in a delicious and nourishing breakfast, while receiving a comprehensive briefing on the exciting activities planned for the day. Today, prepare yourself for a thrilling adventure to Lake Mburo National Park, a haven of scenic landscapes and diverse wildlife.
After breakfast, we’ll whisk you away to Lake Mburo NP, where you’ll be captivated by the abundance of wildlife that calls this place home. Keep your eyes peeled for sightings of zebras, impalas, elands, and more as you embark on a captivating game drive through the park. Our experienced guides will accompany you, sharing their insights about the region’s rich flora and fauna.
Take a pause for a delightful lunch, recharging your energy before continuing your exploration of this picturesque park. Capture breathtaking photographs, immerse yourself in nature’s embrace, and witness the raw beauty of Uganda’s wildlife.
As the day comes to a close, treat yourself to a delectable dinner and surrender to a restful night at the lodge, serenaded by the harmonious sounds of the African wilderness.
Welcome the day with a hearty breakfast, while our team briefs you on the thrilling adventures that lie ahead. Today’s highlight is a captivating walking safari, allowing you to intimately connect with the beauty of Lake Mburo NP on foot. Accompanied by our experienced guides, venture deep into the park’s diverse ecosystems, encounter wildlife up close, and gain a profound understanding of nature’s delicate balance.
After the walking safari, savor a well-deserved lunch and prepare for the next leg of your journey. Bid farewell to the wonders of Lake Mburo NP as we transfer you to Bwindi, a renowned sanctuary for the majestic and endangered mountain gorillas.
Upon arriving in Bwindi, settle into your lodge and delight in a sumptuous dinner. The lodge’s serene atmosphere, nestled within the dense rainforest, creates a magical setting for an unforgettable experience.
Day 4: Experience Gorilla Tracking and Explore the Ishasha Sector
Today unveils a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity as you prepare for an extraordinary gorilla tracking experience. After an early breakfast and a detailed briefing by our experienced guides, embark on a trek through the lush Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in search of these magnificent creatures.
Venturing deeper into the forest, guided by the gentle rustling of leaves and the expertise of your skilled trackers, you’ll have the privilege of encountering a gorilla family in their natural habitat. Witnessing these gentle giants up close is an awe-inspiring experience that leaves an indelible imprint on your soul.
After the exhilaration of gorilla tracking, treat yourself to a well-deserved lunch and prepare for the next chapter of your journey. We’ll transfer you to the Ishasha Sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park, famed for its population of iconic tree-climbing lions. Settle into your lodge, surrounded by the serene tranquility of the wilderness, and relish a delightful dinner.
Fuel up with a satisfying breakfast before embarking on an adventurous game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park. This expansive park teems with diverse wildlife, including elephants, buffalos, antelopes, and a plethora of bird species.
One of the highlights of the game drive is the opportunity to witness the iconic tree-climbing lions that call the Ishasha Sector their home. Marvel at these majestic creatures as they serenely rest on the branches, defying the expectations of their feline counterparts.
After a morning filled with excitement, take a break for a delectable lunch before continuing your exploration of Queen Elizabeth NP. In the afternoon, set sail on a captivating boat cruise along the enchanting Kazinga Channel. Allow yourself to be enthralled by the picturesque landscapes and observe hippos, crocodiles, and an array of birdlife in their natural habitat.
As the day bids farewell, return to the lodge for a mouth-watering dinner and enjoy a peaceful overnight stay, enveloped by the serene beauty of the park.
Commence your day with a delightful breakfast, preparing yourself for the final game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park. This last opportunity to spot wildlife allows you to fully immerse yourself in the park’s natural wonders and create unforgettable memories.
Following the game drive, indulge in a satisfying lunch, reflecting upon the incredible experiences that have defined your journey. Bid farewell to the wonders of Queen Elizabeth NP as we transfer you back to Kampala, the vibrant capital city of Uganda.
Upon arrival in Kampala, settle into your lodge and relish in a delicious dinner. Embrace the final night of your adventure, cherishing the memories created amidst Uganda’s stunning landscapes and captivating wildlife.
On the last day of your itinerary, savour a leisurely morning at the lodge or venture out to explore the enchanting Botanical Gardens of Kampala. Immerse yourself in the serene ambiance, admire the diverse flora, and revel in the tranquillity before bidding farewell to Uganda.
After a leisurely morning, enjoy a delightful breakfast at the lodge. Our guide will then accompany you to the airport, ensuring a seamless and comfortable journey as you say goodbye to Uganda.
This meticulously crafted itinerary promises an extraordinary adventure through Uganda’s diverse landscapes and captivating wildlife. From the bustling city of Kampala to the untamed beauty of Lake Mburo NP, the gorilla-rich Bwindi Forest, the legendary tree-climbing lions of the Ishasha Sector, and the abundant wildlife of Queen Elizabeth NP, each day presents new opportunities for discovery and wonder.
Embrace the chance to witness incredible wildlife up close, engage in invigorating walking safaris, and capture stunning photographs of Uganda’s natural wonders. With our team of experienced guides, comfortable lodges, and meticulously planned activities, this itinerary ensures an unforgettable journey through the heart of Africa.
Plan your Ugandan adventure today and immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty and captivating wildlife that this extraordinary country has to offer.
1: How physically demanding is gorilla tracking?
Answer: Gorilla tracking can be physically demanding as it involves trekking through dense forests and rugged terrain. However, with proper preparation and guidance from our experienced guides, it is an achievable and rewarding experience for most individuals.
2: Can children participate in gorilla tracking?
Answer: Gorilla tracking is generally restricted to individuals aged 15 years and above due to the potential challenges and sensitivity of the activity. However, some exceptions may apply.
3: What safety precautions should I take during wildlife encounters?
Answer: Your safety is of utmost importance during wildlife encounters. Always follow the instructions of our knowledgeable guides, maintain a safe distance from the animals, and avoid any sudden movements. It’s essential to respect the wildlife and their natural behaviour.
4: What wildlife can I expect to see during the game drives?
Answer: The game drives offer abundant opportunities to spot a wide range of wildlife, including elephants, buffalos, antelopes, zebras, giraffes, and a variety of bird species. The Ishasha Sector of Queen Elizabeth NP is renowned for its tree-climbing lions, providing a unique and exciting sighting.
5: Is it possible to customize the itinerary and add extra activities?
Answer: Absolutely! This itinerary serves as a guide, and we can tailor it to suit your preferences and interests. Whether you wish to extend your stay, visit additional parks, or incorporate specific activities, our tour operators can customize the itinerary to create your dream Ugandan adventure.