7 Days Budget Gorilla Trekking Tour in Uganda
The 7 Days Budget Gorilla Safari Tour takes you Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Forest National Park, Wildlife Safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park and Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest National Park in Uganda.
Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi Forest National Park
After breakfast from your hotel, meet our company representative and thereafter transfer to Bwindi national park via Masaka-Mbarara high way with stop at the Uganda Equator for unforgettable photographs, snacks and an informative talk. Lunch at Agip Motel or Regency Hotel, after proceed to the park and upon your arrival check in at your lodge Mahogany Springs/Engagi lodge/Gorilla Resort/Silver Back Lodge. Meal plan: H/B
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Forest
Have breakfast, thereafter continue to the park head quarters for briefing about the mountain gorillas in the mist and the park as well, after enter into the jungle to search for the mountain gorillas and you meet them stay with them for about an hour while taking the unforgettable photographs and videos.
Have your packed lunch, and then return to the park offices for your gorilla trekking certificate. Drive to Lake Bunyonyi and experience the most undulating terrain land forms and dinner and overnight at Lake Bunyonyi resort/Bunyonyi overland/Birdnest @ Bunyonyi Resort/Arcadia Lodge Lake Bunyonyi, meal plan: F/B
Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
After breakfast, embark the safari truck and transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park via the Ishasha southern sector and on your way search for the African tree climbing lions and other wildlife species like the elephants, buffaloes, warthogs, bush and water buck, oribi and topi among others. Then after drive to the mweya peninsula for your dinner and overnight at Mweya lodge/Katara lodge/Jacana lodge/Enganzi lodge/Bush lodge. Meal plan: F/B
Day 4: Game Drive & Boat ride
After early cup of coffee, embark the safari truck and go for the morning game drive to look for wildlife species like the lions, elephants, buffaloes, warthogs, water and bush bucks, Uganda Kobs, leopards among others and variety of birds. Return to lodge for lunch, after proceed to the starting point of the boat cruise and take the boat cruise along the Kazinga channel which connects the Lake Edward to Lake Gorge and on this cruise be prepared with your cameras and video tapes to take unforgettable photographs and videos of wildlife and birds! Return to lodge for dinner and overnight, meal plan: F/B
Day 5: Kyambura Gorge Chimp walk-Kibale Forest
After the early morning breakfast, transfer to the Kyambura gorge tracking point for briefing but before take the unforgettable viewing of the gorge over the raised platform and thereafter transfer to the tracking point and enter into the gorge looking for the un-predictable chimps and while on this trek expect to view other primates and birds. Return to lodge for lunch, thereafter transfer to Kibale forest with the view of fabled mountain of the moon. Dinner and overnight at Kyaninga lodge/Ndali lodge/Kibale Primate cottages/Kibale Forest camp. Meal plan: F/B
Day 6: Chimpanzee Trekking & Bigodi Walk
Have an early breakfast before your primate tracking adventure in the forest. Take the half day tracking experience. As you search for Kibale’s resident chimpanzees, keep an eye out for other primates such as grey-cheeked mangabeys along with L’Hoest’s, red colobus, red-tailed and blue monkeys. Your expert guide will share the secrets of the forest’s flora and fauna, ensuring that the trail is both informative and enjoyable. After lunch, for those not on participating in chimp habituation, the Bigodi Women’s Group will take you on a fascinating boardwalk trail through the papyrus swamp of the Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary. Return to lodge for dinner and overnight, meal plan: F/B
Day 7: Departure to Kampala/Entebbe
Wake up have breakfast then transfer with your luggage to Kampala or the Entebbe International Airport to board your flight back home.
The package includes:
- Ground transportation
- Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
- Gorilla Trekking Permit
- Park entrance
- Car entry
- Game drive
- Boat ride
- Full time English speaking guide
- Chimpanzee Tracking Permit
- Nature walk safari
The package excludes:
The package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and cigarettes.