Description

Trip Summary

You will be transferred to Queen Elizabeth National Park by road and will enjoy the beautiful scenery of the rift valley enroute.

You will have a game drive through the park and a boat ride on kazinga channel where you will be able to sight several birds. Visit to Bwindi Impenetrable National park for gorilla trekking and finally return to Kampala or Entebbe.

Full Itinerary

Day 1: Pick Up from the Airport

You will receive a warm welcome by a representative from Mega Wild safaris and be transferred to your hotel after which you will be briefed about your safari.

Depending on the time of arrival you are advised to have your money changed this day. You will enjoy your dinner at this hotel.

Overnight Stay Luxury Lake Victoria Serena Midrange Cassia Lodge

Day 2: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth NP

You will be picked by our tour guide from your hotel and be transferred by road to Queen Elizabeth National Park.

You will have lunch in Mbarara enroute. Queen Elizabeth National Park is understandably Uganda’s most popular tourist destination.

The park’s diverse ecosystems, which include sprawling savanna, shady, humid forests, sparkling lakes and fertile wetlands, make it the ideal habitat for classic big game, ten primate species including chimpanzees and over 600 species of birds.

The park’s magnificent vistas include enormous craters, panoramic views of the Kazinga Channel with its banks lined with hippos, buffalo and elephants and the endless Ishasha plains.

You will enjoy the unique 2-hour boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel. It is a 42kms channel that joins Lake Edward and Lake George.

The boat ride offers an excellent platform for photography along which you will encounter several hippos, crocodiles, elephants and over 500 bird species.

Overnight Stay Luxury Hotel Mweya  Safari Lodge   Midrange Kingfisher/Baboon Safari Lodge Budget Pumba Safari Cottages

Day 3:  Full Day at Queen Elizabeth National Park

Have an early morning Game drive where you may have an opportunity to see the lion, leopard, giant forest hog, Cape buffalo, elephant, defassa waterbuck, Uganda Kob, topi and bushbuck among others.

You will have lunch at the lodge and will be transferred to Ishasha sector in the afternoon in search of tree climbing lions.

Overnight Stay Luxury Hotel Mweya  Safari Lodge   Midrange Kingfisher/Baboon Safari Lodge Budget Pumba Safari Cottages

Day 4: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Have another morning game drive through the park and thereafter proceed to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest passing through the Kigezi Highlands with its terraced hillside and winding roads. You will enjoy the beautiful scenery of Kigezi terraced hills enroute.

Overnight Stay Luxury Hotel Mahogany Springs Safari Lodge   Midrange Silverback lodge /Buhoma community Rest Camp Budget Hotel Bwindi Guest House

Day 5: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National park

After breakfast, transfer to the park Headquarters in which you will be briefed about gorilla trekking.

Bwindi National Park is renowned for its impressive mountain gorillas, although it is unpredictable for how long you will track before finding them since it all depends on their movement.

You will set out with a packed lunch and enough drinking water, and you are advised to wear strong comfortable boots plus a light rain-jacket since the weather in Bwindi Impenetrable forest is highly unpredictable.

You will be availed with Walking sticks by the park rangers. Visitors are allowed to spend only one hour with the gorillas for the purpose of conservation.

The ranger guide will brief you on how to conduct yourself while in the presence of the gentle giants.

In the evening, proceed to the village for a cultural walk to interact with the local people and participate in captivating traditional performances.

Overnight Stay Luxury Hotel Mahogany Springs Safari Lodge   Midrange Silverback lodge /Buhoma community Rest Camp Budget Hotel Bwindi Guest House

Day 6:  Departure for Kampala

You will depart for Kampala/Entebbe after breakfast and have an opportunity to take pictures at the equator enroute.

Make an inquiry on megawildsafaris@gmail.com or info@megawildsafaris.com call us on +256 784 544 072 or +250 785 152 797 or +254 757 020 013.