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7 Days Exclusive Gorilla Experience in Uganda

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Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe - Uganda

Stop At: Entebbe Botanic Gardens, Berkely Rd, Entebbe Uganda
Welcome to Uganda! You land at the airport in Entebbe, a suburb of the country's capital, Kampala, in the middle of Africa, on the banks of Lake Victoria.

Here you will be met by warm temperatures, no matter what year of the year you travel, and the friendly locals who are ready to show you their country. You will be picked up by your guide, from there you are driven to your hotel and can spend the night.

Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Dinner: Dinner 3 course meals
Accommodation included: Airport Guest House Entebbe

Day 2: Entebbe to Kibale Forest.

Stop At: Kibale National Park, Kasese Uganda
After breakfast, head to Kibale National Park, where to stay in your first lodge and have the first animal experiences. You arrive for lunch and will then be driven to the sump area of Bigodi Wetland, where you will go for a walk on wooden bridges and trails in the moist nature, where you can find an extremely diverse wildlife in the trees.

You may see abundant abortions like mare cats, baboons and long-haired colobus bears. Here are also see several bird species such as the gray African parrot, blue turaco or the perennial rhino birds. When you are lucky, you can also see the big Crowned Crane, which is Uganda's national symbol.

On the way back to the lodge you will have views of beautiful volcanic craters and tea plantations.

Duration: 2 days

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Isunga Lodge

Day 3: Kibale Forest to Queen Elizabeth National park

Stop At: Queen Elizabeth National Park, 410 kilometers from Kampala, Kasese Uganda
After breakfast at the lodge and before moving on, you will go along with your guide on trekking in Kibale National Park, where you will see the wild chimpanzees floating around in the woods of the rainforest. After this truly unique experience, as well as a light lunch in the beautiful surroundings of the forest, head to the Queen Elisabeth National Park.

Driving down the Rwenzori Mountains, Africa's highest mountain range, also called the Moon Mountains, there will be ample opportunity to get out and enjoy the spectacular views. On the way you will also visit a vanilla farm where you will see cocoa, tropical fruits and spices in addition to vanilla. You also stop at the center of the world, equator, where you can stand a foot on every hemisphere and see the monument that marks where the line goes.

You arrive at your lodge in Queen Elizabeth National Park late afternoon, well in advance for dinner. It is one of Uganda's most popular national parks because of an overwhelming animal kingdom. Therefore you have two nights here.

Duration: 2 days

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Simba Safari Camp

Day 4: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Stop At: Queen Elizabeth National Park, 410 kilometers from Kampala, Kasese Uganda
After the morning breakfast, head in jungle on an early game drive where you look for the many wild animals. You can see calm elephants hurry across the road, cloud leopards on the nap in the trees and many other wildlife. On the way back to the lodge you stop at the Katwe Salt Crater, where you can see how they mine salted out. After lunch, you will be on a cruise on the Kazinga channel, where you will have a look at the Democratic Republic of Congo on the other side of Lake Edward. Here you can be lucky to see hippos, crocodiles, water buffalo, elephants and hundreds of bird species that surround the lake.

These experiences can be talked about over a nice dinner in the lodge where you have the last night.

Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Simba Safari Camp

Day 5: Queen Elizabeth national Park to Bwindi Forest national Park

Stop At: Bwindi Inpenetrable Forest, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda
In the morning, after a good morning meal in the Queen Elizabeth National Park, you will head off to Bwindi Forest National Park. Drive to the jungle to do a morning game drive before heading to Bwindi Forest.

After an idyllic drive through one of the most spectacular volcanic landscapes, you arrive at the lodge overlooking the spectacular dense Forest for your overnight and relaxation.

Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Rushaga Gorilla Camp

Day 6: Bwindi Gorilla Forest

Stop At: Bwindi Inpenetrable Forest, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda
The day is dedicated to the Gorillas, you get an early cup of morning coffee or tea and a warm breakfast thereafter, drive out to the park to trek the Gorillas. Under the experienced guidance of your guide, you move on foot into the part of the rain forest where the huge animals live. There are only 700-800 left of them in the world, and about half live here. Some of them are going to stand close to you - an experience we guarantee you will never forget!
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Rushaga Gorilla Camp

Day 7: Bwindi Forest to Entebbe

Stop At: Entebbe International Airport, 14 Kitaasa Rd, Entebbe, Uganda
After the morning breakfast, you will drive to Entebbe through the rolling hills on the farmlands. You have a stopover for lunch before you continue to reach Entebbe in the evening
Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Zoo Bandas
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Important Information
Departure Point
Kampala - Entebbe Road, Kampala - Entebbe Rd, Uganda

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick our travelers from the Entebbe International Airport and from the Hotels within Entebbe and Kampala
Departure Time
7:00 AM
Duration
7 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 6x Breakfast
  • 7x Dinner
  • 6x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 7 nights
  • Private transportation
  • Parking Fees
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Entry/Admission - Entebbe Botanic Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - Kibale National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Bwindi Inpenetrable Forest
  • Entry/Admission - Entebbe International Airport
Exclusions
  • Restroom on board
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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