Safari highlights: boat cruise, wildlife viewing/watching, birding,scenic viewing, nature walks and cultural visits.
DAY ONE:You’ll be personally met by our company representative upon arrival at Entebbe airport, and transfer to Cassia Lodge Overlooking Lake Victoria/Nateete Bandas (Meal plan: Dinner)
DAY TWO:: Our guide picks you at 7:30 am from your hotel or residence, drives to Mbarara (283 Km from Kampala) westwards via Masaka. Make the first stop over at Equator crossing for snacks and photography. Lunch break is made at Regency Lake view Hotel or Agip Motel Mbarara. After lunch, a drive to Queen enables visitors to enjoy beautiful scenery, herds of long horned Ankole cattle, tea plantations in Ishaka, Rift valley escarpment, open grassland and woodland savanna. Evening game drive as you check in your lodge is much more rewarding. Dinner and overnight at Mweya or Katara Lodge/Mweya Hostel .Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
DAY THREE:: Dawn game drives today. Queen Elizabeth National Park’s diverse eco-system of grassy plains, tropical forest, rivers, swamps, lakes and volcanic craters is home to an incredible abundance of wildlife. Game drives in this park, with the massive Rwenzoris as a backdrop provides excellent opportunities to see lion, leopard, giant forest hog, cape buffalo, elephants, defassa waterbuck, Uganda Kob, Topi and bush buck. These game drives and the boat trip are a memorable method of discovering a vast array of wildlife. In the afternoon, enjoy the unique 2 hour boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel into Lake Edward. This trip passes through possibly the highest concentration of hippos. This launch cruise offers an excellent platform for photography, bird watching and game viewing. The prolific bird life is colourful and stupendous with well over 550 resident species.Dinner and overnight at Mweya or Katara Lodge/Mweya Hostel .Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
DAY FOUR:Today morning with previous memories of the park, enjoy your breakfast ready for guided primate walk along Kyambura Gorge to look for habituated chimps through the gorge. After primate walk, drive to Mbarara for lunch.Return to Kampala after lunch with stop over at Equator Uganda crossing and Mpambire drum makers for a brief photo opportunity and to shop souvenirs. Transfer to Entebbe. Dinner and overnight at Lake Victoria Hotel Entebbe/Entebbe Airport Guest House (Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY FIVE:Transfer to the Airport for your flight back home or to the next destination. (Meal plan: Breakfast)End of services
The safari package to include:
- Transportation using a very good 4wd safari vehicle.
- Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary
- All park fees.
- Boat trip
- Game drive
- Kyambura Chimp trek
- Airport transfers
- Enroute lunches
- Services on an English speaking driver/ guide
The package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, personal insurance, and tobacco
Choose between luxury, mid range and budget accommodation
Welcome to Gorilla Tracking Safaris Ltd. We offer eco expeditions (expeditions with a conservational theme) sustainable tours and safaris amid the Pearl of Africa. For Eco-Safaris in Uganda, Rwanda and DRC.