This trip incorporates some of Uganda’s most popular destinations and of course gorilla trekking. Here you will track primates in their natural habitat and explore the different terrains. You will also be able to partake in game drives, community projects and many more activities or simply spend some time relaxing in your camp.
- Track gorillas in the mountains of Uganda
- Experience game drives in Lake Mburo
- Visit the local communities of Uganda
Days 1 and 2: London to Nairobi to Entebbe to Kasese
Fly overnight from London to Entebbe via Nairobi followed by a short flight to Kasese airstrip.
Days 2 to 4: Kibale National Park | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Three days in Kibale National Park, home to thirteen primate species and one of the best places in Africa for chimpanzee tracking with an estimated one thousand four hundred resident in the park. The dense forest is also home to an estimated five hundred elephants as well as buffaloes, leopards and many species of birds, which you may also be lucky enough to see.
Day 5: Kibale to Bwindi National Park
Transfer by road to Bwindi National Park.
Days 5 and 6: Bwindi National Park | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Spend two days in this world heritage listed national park, an absolute must for gorilla trekking. It is estimated that about half of Uganda’s seven hundred gorillas live in this ancient forest. During your stay you will also be able to enjoy a community or forest walk or visit to Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Day 7: Bwindi National Park to Lake Mburo
Transfer by road to Lake Mburo enjoying the wonderful scenery en route.
Days 7 and 8: Lake Mburo | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Lake Mburo is an area of grasslands, swamps and lakes. The change in habitat is reflected in the animals to be seen, with over three hundred and fifty species of birds, many hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes and zebra and occasional sightings of leopard and lion. Activities available are different too with game drives, boat trips and horse riding or simply relaxing by the pool of your lodge or camp.
Day 9: Lake Mburo to Entebbe to London
Road transfer to Entebbe for your flight to London via Nairobi.
Day 10: London
Arrive back in London.
All of our holidays are individually tailored to suit your needs and timescale. As a guide, this 10 day suggested holiday will cost from £2,279 per person including international flights from UK, based on two sharing.