4 days Gorilla and wildlife safari to Bwindi National Park and Queen Elizabeth Wildlife Safari

This is a 4 day Uganda safari that combines Gorilla tracking in Bwindi National Park, wildlife and bird watching safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park..
Bwindi is one of the few parks in Africa to have flourished throughout the last Ice Age and it is home to roughly half of the world's mountain gorillas.Of Uganda's forested reserves, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is best known for its superb gorilla tracking, but it also provides refuge to elephant, chimpanzee, monkeys and various small antelope and bird species.
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park offers some of the finest motane forest birding in Africa and is a key destination for any birder visiting Uganda. Amongst the numerous possibilities are no fewer than 23 of Uganda's 24 Albertine Rift endemics, including spectacular, globally threatened species such as African Green Broadbill and Shelley's Crimson wing.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is Uganda's most popular National Park and certainly one of its most scenic. It stretches from the crater-dotted foothills of the Rwenzori ranges in the north, along the shores of Lake Edward to the remote Ishasha River in the South, incorporating a wide of variety of habitats that range from savanna and wetlands to gallery and lowland forest.

The lush savannah of Queen Elizabeth National Park offers prime grazing to buffaloes, elephants, various antelopes and a checklist of over 600 bird species.

Activities in this Uganda safari

  • Gorilla tracking
  • Game drives / wildlife viewing
  • Bird Watching
  • Local community cultural experience
  • Launch Cruise at Kazinga Channel

Day 1: Kampala - Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (L, D)
Visit And Enjoy

Depart in the morning after breakfast and drive south-westwards to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Bwindi is best known for its Mountain Gorillas, primate presence and spectacular bird population. En route, you will have a short stop at the Equator for an educational talk as well as a photographic opportunity. The journey then continues to Mbarara where there will be a stopover stop for lunch. After lunch, drive onwards; a drive that will take you through Uganda’s rolling green hills through the highlands, also known as the ‘Switzerland of Uganda’ before making the final journey to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, home of the mountain gorilla. Check in at your accommodation for dinner and overnight at your hotel.

Day 2: Gorilla trekking safari in Uganda (B, L, D)

After breakfast you will transfer to the park headquarters for the briefing before you set off at 9:00 am through the tracks to search for the humble giants. You will go with packed lunch because it’s hard to determine how long it will take you to meet these great apes. However the time ranges between 2-9 hours depending on the movement of the giant primates. The activity is tedious, it entails walking along steep hilly tracks however encountering these great relatives of man erases all the poor memories/ hardships you went through in trying to find them. After the Gorilla Tracking activity, go back to your accommodation for dinner and overnight at your hotel.

Day 3: Bwindi National Park to Queen Elizabeth National Park (B, L, D)
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After breakfast, embark on the journey to Queen Elizabeth National Park. The drive will take you through the Ishasha sector arriving at Queen Elizabeth National Park in the afternoon. You will have a game drive enroute where you might spot game along the way as you transfer to the park headquarters. Watch out for tree climbing lions in the Ishasha sector. In the afternoon you will go for a boat ride on the Kazinga channel that connects lakes Edward and George. The launch cruise will reward you with game like hippos, elephants, buffaloes and birds at the shores before retiring to your accommodation for dinner and for dinner and overnight.

 Day 4: Queen Elizabeth National Park – Kampala (B, L)

Safari CoooolVery early in the morning before dawn, you will wake up to have a cup of coffee or a glass of water/ juice then proceed for an early morning game drive. This game drive will take you through the Kasenyi track and the queens’ mile in the park and will reward you with animals like Lions, elephants, hyenas, Giant forest hogs, Bush bucks, Warthogs, Hyenas, civets, aardvarks, Leopards, and many more. After the game drive you will drive back to your accommodation for late breakfast and then later on drive to Kampala to reach in the evening for relaxation or to catch your onward flight home.

Tour price Includes;

  • Ground Transportation including fuel
  • English Speaking driver – guide
  • drinking Water in Vehicle
  • fees to the park, accommodations
  • Gorilla Permit per person per tracking
  • All meals. 
  • All the above mentioned activities.

The safari price excludes laundry, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages and drinks, or any other purchases you might make while on safari with us.

Tour price Includes;

·   -Ground Transportation including fuel

·   -English Speaking driver – guide

·   -Drinking Water in Vehicle

·  -fees to the park, accommodations

·  -Gorilla Permit per person per tracking

·  -All meals. 

·  -All the above mentioned activities.

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Places to visit in Tanzania

1

Ruaha National Park

2

Selous Game Reserve

3

Pemba Island

4

Tarangire National Park

5

Mountain Kilimanjaro

Places to Visit in Uganda

1

Bwindi Impenetrable Park

2

Queen Elizabeth National Park

3

Murchison Falls National Park

4

Lake Mburo National Park

5

Kidepo Valley National Park

Places to Visit in Kenya

1

Masai mara,

2

Amboseli

3

Lake Nakuru

4

Lake Naivasha

5

Tsavo East Tsavo

Places to Visit in Rwanda

1

Nyungwe-Canopy Walk

2

Akagera National Park

3

Lake Kivu

4

Volcanoes National Park

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