10 Days Gorilla Tours & Safaris in Uganda

Day 1: Arrive at Entebbe, drive to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
Arrive at Entebbe International Airport, getting briefing and then drivestraight to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino tracking. Have lunch and overnight stay at the Sanctuary Guest House.

Day 2: Proceed to Murchison Falls National Park, take a boat Cruise

Take breakfast and proceed to Murchison Falls National Park. Arrive in theafternoon, take lunch and go for an evening boat cruise at the bottom of the falls during which, you will lots of animals and birds. The boat tripwill take you to the bottom of the falls where animals like the buffaloes,hippos, crocodiles, elephants and plenty of water birds like the herons,cormorants, ducks, bee-eaters, kingfishers, skimmers, fish eagles, therare shoebill and many more species can be viewed from the pacific sailing boat. The base of the falls is asplendid moment. Overnight at Pakuba Safari Lodge, Sambiya River Lodge, Murchison River Lodge or Paraa Lodge (Full Board)

Day 3: Game Drive, visit the Top of the Falls, leave for Hoima Town.

Start the day with an early morning game drive before dawn to catch upwith the early risers. This exciting game drive will enable you spotanimals like the jackals, hartebeests, oribi, bushbucks, bohor reed bucks,hyenas, giraffes, lions, antelopes, elephants and the Uganda kob among themany. You will rest from the game drive for anything to eat and later onlunch at the lodge. After a game drive, you will visit the top of thefalls and then drive to Hoima for overnight at Kontiki Hotel (Full Board)

Day 4: Drive to Kibale National Park, do Chimpanzee tracking.

After early breakfast, drive off straight to Kibale National park, thehabitat for chimps. You will have lunch at the lodge and then after go for chimpanzee tracking in Kibale forest. You will come close to chimps and other probable primates like the redtailed monkeys, colobus monkeys and many more. The trek will give you anopportunity to see a quite a number of primates, Birds and Butterflies through an arrangement of forest-sheltered trail. After good times withchimps, return to the lodge, for overnight at Chimps Nest, Kibale Primates Lodge, Kibale Forest Camp or Mountains of the Moon Hotel in Fort portal (Full Board)

Day 5: Drive to Queen Elizabeth NP, do an afternoon Boat Ride on Kazinga Channel

Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park, arrive early enough and take a rest.After lunch at the lodge, you will go for a boat cruise at Kazinga Channel. This channel in Queen Elizabeth National Park is 40 km water channel that joins Lakes George and Edward. Any tourist to this park cannot fail to be impressed by the Channel’s astonishing variety. It’s where many buffaloes rest in the water while big herds of elephants and different bird species can be seen enjoying themselves along the channel shores. Many visitors who participate in the 2 hour launch cruise along the channel regard it as the highlight of their African safari. The channel also has concentrations of hippos and birds. In short, this water cruise offers afirst-rate platform for perfect photography, far-reaching bird-watching and game viewing. Retire in the evening to Enganzi Lodge, Katara Lodge, Kyambura Game Lodge or Mweya Safari Lodge (Full Board)

Day 6: Do a morning game drive and drive to Bwindi Forest

You will wake up early enough, take your breakfast and then set off for a morning game drive, during which you will likely see hippos, elephants, spotted hyenas, lions, leopards,stripped jackals, bushbucks, water bucks and warthogs and many wild animals. Retire from the game drive late morning and go back to the lodgefor a rest as you admire nature. Late morning, you will set off for BwindiImpenetrable Forest National Park going through the southern part of the park. Arrive in the afternoon and stay overnight at Silverback Lodge, Buhoma Lodge or Mahogany Springs on Full Board

Day 6: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Forest followed by a Community walk

Get breakfast, transfer to park offices to begin your adventure.You will get some briefing from a local guide and hike into theforest to meet the mountain gorillas. The time taken is between 3- 8 hours depending on the movement of the gorillas. Coming face to face with the gorillas is one of the most thrilling experiences of a life time. You will have a chance to observe and take pictures from a close range, observing adults feeding, groaning and resting as the minors play and move backward and forward in an amusingly rib-tickling parade. After trekking, return to the lodge. In the evening, you will go for a community/nature to the surrounding villages. You may visit the pygmies and appreciate how they live their ancient lives in this modern world. Overnight at Silver back Lodge, Buhoma Lodge or Mahogany Springs on Full Board

Day 7: Drive back to Kampala

Take breakfast and then set off across the beautiful hills of Kabale as you return to Kampala. Have lunch enroute and continue to Kampala making a brief stopover at the Uganda Equator for some simple break and Mpambire traditional handicraft makers. Arrive in Kampala in the evening. You will decide where the driver should transfer you, either to drop you in Kampala or Entebbe area.

Day 8: Drive to Entebbe, take a ferry cruise to Ssese Island

Early afternoon, you will leave Kampala for Entebbe. After lunch in Entebbe, you be transferred to Nakiwogo landing site from where you will take a ferry voyage to Ssese Island where you will arrive in the evening. Overnight at Brovad Sand Beach, Ssese Habitat Resort or Pearl Gardens Beach (Full Board)

Day 9: Have a day of relaxation on the island

You will have a restful day at the island plus lots of optional activities. You will relax at the beautiful beach and appreciate nature at large.

Day 10: Return to the main land, take a departure flight

On this day in the morning, you will take a ferry voyage back to the main landin Entebbe and then after be transferred to the airport for your flight. End of the Tour.