3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari

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3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari

 Overview of the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari

The 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari is an exciting safari package that combines both Gorilla trek and wild game viewing experience starting in Kampala Uganda and ending in Kigali Rwanda. This Uganda safari covers Lake Mburo National Park – Uganda’s smallest savannah park but dotted with amazing acacia associated savannah landscape with counts of Burchell’s Zebra, Elands, Topis, Impalas, Leopard, and Buffaloes among others. The game walking safari Uganda offers incredible opportunity to view wild game on foot.  The second destination is Bwindi Impenetrable National Park – the home to a minimum of 400 Mountain Gorillas which is close to half of their remaining world population. A Mountain Gorilla trek safari Uganda is apparently the best safari activity in Africa and it provides for 1 hour of direct encounter with the Gorillas. But there is also an option of Gorilla Habituation that provides for 4 hours of the gorilla viewing experience.

Uganda Safari Highlight of the3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari

Day 1 of the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park & do an afternoon game drive or a boat ride on Lake Mburo

Day 2 of the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari: Do Morning game walking safari in the savannah landscapes of Lake Mburo Np & transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park 

Day 3 of the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari: Do Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park & transfer to Kigali Rwanda

Detailed Safari Itinerary of the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari

Day 1 of the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park & do an afternoon game drive or boat ride on Lake Mburo

Following breakfast from your place of stay in Kampala / Entebbe, transfer at 6:30 am to Lake Mburo National Park Uganda 240km about 3 – 4 hours drive. A stop is made at Uganda Equator crossing Kayabwe for interesting photo shoots and water experiments demonstrating the geographical separation of the northern and southern hemisphere. Proceed to the park for an afternoon game drive exploring the impressive savannah landscapes of the park with chances of spotting Impalas, Burchell’s Zebra, Buffaloes, Elands, defassa waterbucks, Bohor reedbuck, among others. The sunset views of the savannah are also rewarding. Alternatively, the afternoon can be allocated to a thrilling boat ride on Lake Mburo – the only lake in Uganda which is entirely within the National Park boundaries. The possible sights of Nile crocodile, Hippos, wild game drinking on the shores, birds such as African fish eagle, African fin foot among may be realized. Retire for relaxation, dinner and overnight

Accommodation

Budget: Eagles Nest Mburo

Midrange: Rwakobo Rock

Luxury: Mihingo Lodge

Day 2 of the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari: Do Morning game walking safari in the savannah landscapes of Lake Mburo Np & transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park 

The game walking tour in Uganda starts at 7 am and lasts for 2 hours walking through the moist savannah landscapes in search of wild game. The beautiful wildlife species including Zebras, Impalas, warthogs, elands and waterbucks among others are usually explored spread across the park. The sights of birds would also make the encounter worthwhile. From the walking safari, proceed on the transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda. A traditional lunch stop will be made at Igongo Cultural Centre and sightseeing experience of the countryside including villages and Kigezi Highlands will make the drive worthwhile.

Accommodation

Midrange: Gorilla Mist Camp

Luxury: Haven Lodge Buhoma

 Day 3 of the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari: Do Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park & transfer to Kigali Rwanda

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Early breakfast, depart with a lunch box and gather at the gorilla trekking assembly point at 8 am. The briefing is followed by the trek to the dense forested rugged landscapes of Bwindi dubbed the impenetrable in search of the respective gorilla family. The sights and sounds of the jungle including lush flora and beautiful birds will make the journey to the Mountain Gorillas interesting.   The trekking uphill and downhill make the trek a bit challenging but rewarding.  Upon reaching the Mountain Gorillas, you spend one full hour viewing them as they forage and socialize.  You are free to take good photos provided the flash photography is off.  Retreat from the activity and transfer to Kigali enjoying the sights of Rwandan hillsides to mark the end of the Uganda safari tour.

End of the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari Bwindi Lake Mburo Uganda wildlife safari

 

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