5 days Wildlife Safari and Queen Elizabeth National Park. Travel to Bwindi to see the Gorillas, meet the Tree Climbing Lions in Queen Elizabeth National Park and enjoy the Kazinga Channel Boat Cruise
During your 5 days Wildlife Queen Bwindi Gorilla Tour, the visit to Queen Elizabeth will enable you to see the most beautiful wildlife that cannot be found elsewhere in Uganda, the famous tree climbing lions in the Ishasha section offers a lifetime experience. As if this is not enough, this same trip takes you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, famously known as “Home for Gorillas”.
Day 1: Kampala & Queen Elizabeth via The Equator
Meet our (Drive/guide) either from the Airport upon your arrival or from your hotel of residence and drive to Mbarara (+3hr Drive) from Kampala via Masaka. Make the first stop over at The Equator crossing for photography. Lunch break Agip Motel Mbarara. Continue to Queen with en route sightseeing of the beautiful scenery, tea plantations in Ishaka, Rift Valley escarpment, open grassland and woodland savanna. A taste of an evening game drive as you drive to yours.
Accommodation: Mweya Safari Lodge, Kasenyi Safari Camp, Katara Lodge, Enganzi Safari Lodge, Simba Safari Lodge, Bush Lodge. Meal Plan: (L, D)
Day 2: Queen Elizabeth (Game Viewing & a boat trip)
Early morning game drive along Kasenyi and Queens Mile provide visitors with opportunities to encounter elephants, buffalo, warthogs, lions, Uganda Kobs, grazing hippos spotted hyena, leopards, bushbuck, waterbuck and striped jackal, Return to the lodge for your full breakfast and lunch. This afternoon embark on, a 2-3 hour boat trip along the great Kazinga channel that will bring you closer to nature to see Hippo, Buffalo, Kobs, Elephants, warthogs, crocodile along the river banks together with the spectacular birds.
Day 3: Queen-Bwindi “Homeland Gorillas”
Begin today’s drive to Ishasha section for a morning game drive in search for the rare tree climbing lions, thereafter drive and continue to Bwindi Gorilla park for lunch, afternoon sightseeing and relaxation. Dinner and overnight stay at either
Accommodation: Buhoma Lodge, Mahogany Springs, Silverback Lodge, The Haven Buhoma, Buhoma community Bandas. Meal plan: (B,L,D)
Day 4: Gorilla Trekking Adventure
Start off the day with a morning cup of African coffee well prepared for trekking, that kicks off at 8:00 a.m with a briefing from the UWA officials. Ensure to carry along with you rain jacket, drinking water, simple snacks and trekking boots. You will be led inside the jungle to see the shy Primates for a group you have been booked for. The tracking may take between 2 and 5 hours plus an hour of interaction with the Gorillas, very interesting. Return to your lodge for refreshment and lunch. Late this afternoon a foot safari will be arranged to enable you to explore the different local communities living around the park.
Day 5: Return to Kampala
Return to Kampala via Kasese-Fort Portal road with an opportunity to go via Queen Elizabeth National Park. Lunch en route before driving for your evening flight back home.
End of your 5 days Wildlife Queen Bwindi Gorilla Tour.
The 5 days Wildlife Queen Bwindi Gorilla Tour safari package to include:
- Transportation by a 4wd fuelled vehicle
- Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary
- Two game drives
- 2-hour boat trip along Kazinga Channel
- One Gorilla permit per person to be secured and paid for well in advance
- Park entry fees,
- Cultural walk
- Community walk in Bwindi
- Services on an English speaking driver/guide
To excludes expenses like entry Visa fees, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal travel or health insurance tobacco and of all personal nature.