Looking for a Safari to join, you have 9 days to spare with nothing planned out, we got you covered, join our Group safari to Uganda. Simply connect with us and start exploring. Go gorilla trekking, visit lake Bunyonyi, have a wildlife game drive to the ends of National Parks.
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to the hotel
On arrival you will be welcomed by our driver/guide who will then transfer you to your hotel for dinner and overnight at your lodge. Airport guest House
Day 2: Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi
After your breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel by our experienced driver guide and depart for Lake Bunyonyi. Have a brief stopover for pictures at the Equator (KAYABWE) and proceed to Mbarara for a 2nd stopover for lunch at Agip motel and later on to Lake Bunyonyi arriving in the evening, overnight at your lodge.
Lake Bunyonyi Rock Resort
Day 3: Boat Lake Bunyonyi
After breakfast, visit the distinctive Batwa and Abaheesi (black smiths) societies or to the Bukora Cave. Have lunch at the resort and enjoy the afternoon on a boat ride, canoeing or go for a cycling tour around the area to the major islands and their rich history, but also to a traditional healer and a craft maker who live on a peninsula with most complete views of the 25-kilometres long lake. There will be some little energetic hiking but also great time spent in traditional dugout canoes.
You also have the optional of visiting the Orugano rain Forest which has diverse plants and animals or spend some time interacting with the community who inhabit parts of the forest and its surrounding areas. Birders will treat themselves with well over 300 bird species recorded. Like Otters, pied kingfishers, swallows among others.
Day 4: Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After breakfast, you will transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park which is one of the world’s Heritage sites and famously known for the gorilla trek activity. Reach in time for lunch at the lodge. Relax at the lodge as we wait for dinner and overnight at your lodge. Rushaga Gorilla Haven
Day 5: Gorilla Tracking
You will rise relatively early for a jovial breakfast to give you the energy needed for gorilla tracking. Report to the ranger station at 08.00 am where the guides will take you through the forest, slashing at the undergrowth, to track gorillas. This trek can take from half an hour to five hours therefore, a reasonable degree of fitness is required as well as a sturdy pair of walking shoes. On top of that, there are other animals and birds which you could see on the way.
You will spend only one hour with the gorillas as you listen, watch and marvel at them. It is amazing, for one to be in audience with these giants and think they would attack you. However, these gentle giants as they are known don’t attack anybody unless they are threatened, and sometimes, they tease you by jumping up and down and hitting their chests to scare you and see what your reaction would be. Under the circumstances, it is advisable not to look at them directly into their eyes, but look down and don’t show any jocular actions that may be interpreted as an attack to them, keep silence and talk in small tones. And after one hour, they will leave you where you are or your guide will tell you when to depart. If you have the afternoon free, we could walk to the water fall nearby or you can take a guided village amongst the locals. Return at your lodge for an overnight and dinner as above. (Meals: FB)
Day 6: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth
In the morning, you will transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park passing via Ishasha sector, where you will have game drives to see tree climbing lions and other animals as well as a variety of bird species. Reach QENP early enough for lunch at Mweya Safari Lodge. In the afternoon, go for a boat cruise along the Kazinga channel, where you will have an opportunity to see a variety of birds such as the king fisher, herons, blue oraco and many more. You will also see game as hippos, crocodiles, buffalos, elephants as they bask along the channel banks. Dinner and overnight at your lodge. Simba Safari Camp
Day 7: Game drive and boat cruise
Take a cup of coffee and go for an early morning game drive in this park, provide excellent opportunities to see Lions, Cape Buffaloes, Giant Forest Hogs, Leopards, Elephants, Defassa Waterbucks, Uganda Kobs, Topi and Bush bucks and many more. We shall come back for a formal breakfast. Lunch and relaxation at the lodge. After lunch, enjoy the unique 2-hour Launch cruise on the Kazinga Channel and into Lake Edward. This trip passes through possibly the highest concentration of Hippos and many animals and birds, may be seen drinking at the water’s edge. This launch cruise offers an excellent platform for photography, bird watching and game viewing, ideal for the Uganda safari .The prolific bird life is colorful and stupendous with well over 550 resident species. Dinner and overnight as above.
Day 8: Game drive Ishasha sector
After breakfast, we shall drive to Ishasha sector with our packed lunch, to try our luck in search for tree climbing lions. We shall spend the whole day on our game drive. We shall then drive to Kampala to our accommodation for dinner and overnight. Namirembe Guest House
Day 9: Departure
You will after breakfast drive through Kampala. You will have a stopover for lunch before you continue to Entebbe for your evening flight back home. Depending on your departure time, you will have refreshments before your flight back home.
End of the trip
All that is mentioned above
Park entrance fees
Ground transportation in a 4 a wheel drive
Meals on each accommodation
24-hour service from us
Boat Lake Bunyonyi
Water while on the trip
Covid precautions (if required)
Air ticket to and from Uganda
Visa fees to Uganda
Yellow fever card
Covid requirements by the country (If required)
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|January||(From 15th – 23rd)|
|March||(From 2nd – 10th)|
|May||(From 2nd – 10th)|
|July||(From 12th – 20th)|
|September||(From 15th – 23rd)|
|December||(From 19th – 27th)|
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