4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour

Overview of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour

4 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking SafariThe 4 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari and Wildlife Safari is a blend of wildlife and gorilla experience. It features the most popular Uganda Safari destination of Queen Elizabeth National Park with its counts of wild game including the lions both land-dwelling and tree climbing, African elephants, the Cape Buffaloes, the Uganda Kobs, waterbucks, spotted hyena, leopards, side stripped jackals, the aquatics of Kazinga Channel where one of the world’s biggest concentration of Hippos occur and the Nile Crocodile which is the second largest reptile on the world scale. The Uganda tour also features Mountain gorilla trek safari in Uganda in the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park a habitat with a minimum of 400 Mountain Gorillas which is close to a half of the 880 numbers that are known to thrive in the world. The Uganda gorilla safari destination of Bwindi is also a rich habitat for Afro-montane flora, counts of birds including the African broadbill which is found in Ruhija and Congo, the forest animals like duikers and forest elephants. The magical hills offer impressive scenery and sightseeing experience. The recreation encounter on Lake Bunyonyi is known as the Lake of a thousand Islands because of its 29 Islands presents moments of rejuvenation following a day-long Uganda gorilla safari experience.

Uganda Safari Highlight of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour

Day 1 of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park, do afternoon Kazinga Channel boat safari in the afternoon & evening game drive 

Day 2 of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour: Do a morning game drive in Kasenyi sector and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Day 3 of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour: Do Mountain Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National P and transfer to Lake Bunyonyi for an evening boat cruise 

Day 4 of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour: Transfer from Lake Bunyonyi back to Kampala

Detailed Safari Itinerary of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour

Day 1 of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park, do afternoon Kazinga Channel boat safari in the afternoon & evening game drive 

4 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking SafariThe Uganda gorilla trekking tour and Uganda Wildlife safari starts early in the morning at 5:30 am from your place of stay in Kampala after breakfast with the safari guide picking you up to head to Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda 417km about 7 hours’ drive in the south-west of Uganda. Drive from Kampala towards the west and have a stop at the Equator for handicrafts and amazing photos plus demonstrations that justify the geographical separation between the north and the southern hemisphere. After this continue with your journey to Queen Elizabeth Park, settle for lunch and connect to the Mweya jetty for an afternoon boat cruise along the Kazinga channel departing at 4 pm. You will have an evening 2-hour boat cruise running along the Kazinga channel that stretches from Lake George to Lake Edward covering 45km distance. This cruise offers you an opportunity to see at close range the highest concentration of water submerged Hippos, surrounded by over 550 species of migrant and resident birds plus crocodiles drinking and resting at water edges. The cruise offers an excellent platform for photography, a Uganda bird watching safari and game viewing. You retreat from the boat cruise and do an evening game drive along the Channel track to explore the wild game in their evening moments. Continue to the lodge for overnight.

Accommodation

Midrange: Enganzi lodge

Day 2 of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour: Do a morning game drive in Kasenyi sector and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

The day starts with breakfast, then embark on an early morning game drive along Kasenyi track and Queen’s mile in the park. You will expect to see cape Buffaloes, Elephants Topi, Kobs, Warthogs, Waterbucks, Hyena, Leopards, as well as the lions and lots of Birds. After the game drive, embark on the Uganda trip to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda arriving in the evening for relaxation, dinner and overnight

Accommodation

Midrange:  Gorilla Mist Camp    

Day 3 of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour: Do Mountain Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable NP and transfer to Lake Bunyonyi for an evening boat cruise 

4 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari

After early morning breakfast, you will be briefed by the Uganda Wildlife Authority ranger guide at 8 am and after start your Uganda gorilla tour journey. You will enter into the amazing rainforest (gorilla sanctuary) as it offers an exciting, heavily forested and dense landscape interacted by plenty of animal trails that provide access for tourists tracking these resident animals.  Mammals here include majorly the endangered mountain gorillas, elephants, buffaloes, giant forest hogs, black-fronted Duikers, bushbucks, leopards to mention but a few. The charming mountain gorillas form the highlight of the park, the time and terrain/track taken while looking for these beautiful primates varies according to their movements. Once tracked, observing, spending time with and photographing these gentle, peaceful and shy gorillas in 4 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking SafariUganda is a unique, breath-taking, inspiring, and thrilling lifetime memorable adventure that leaves you desiring to have it again but takes one hour. As one of our clients lamented, ‘‘I will forever want to track and keep with these lovely animals and if acceptable, I would stay with them every day!!”. After your one hour with the gorillas, return from the 2 – 8-hour trek to the starting point and transfer to the starting point to embark on the transfer to Lake Bunyonyi Uganda driving through fascinating Kigezi Highlands which locals apply terracing method to cultivate their slopes deriving impressive scenic landscape. You arrive at Lake Bunyonyi in the afternoon and embark on the boat cruise to explore the second deepest Lake in Africa with a count of 29 Islands. Retire for relaxation, dinner and overnight

Accommodation

Midrange: Lake Bunyonyi Rock – resort

Day 4 of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour: Transfer from Lake Bunyonyi back to Kampala

After your breakfast embark on the transfer to Kampala via Mbarara and settle at Igongo Cultural Center for lunch (Traditional dishes) but also you will have an option to visit the cultural museum here and embark on your drive to Kampala. You can make an en route at the Equator for more photos and passing through the gift shops to secure yourself a memorabilia as commemoration of your gorilla and wildlife safari in Uganda.

End of the 4 Days Scheduled Group Uganda Safari, Gorilla Trekking & Wildlife Tour

Rate per person in US Dollars

No. of Pax Rate pp in US Dollars
2 Pax $1579
3 Pax $1456
4 Pax $1395
5 Pax $1358
6 Pax $1333
7 Pax $1315
8 Pax $1302
Single Room Supplement $95

Inclusions

  • Gorilla Permit Uganda. From July 1st 2020, a top of $100pp will be required
  • Full board accommodation on Safari
  • Full-time English-speaking professional driver-guide
  • Transportation in 4X4 Safari Van equipped with pop up roof suitable for touring and photography
  • Park Entrance Fees
  • Boat fees Kazinga Channel
  • Boat Bunyonyi
  • Fuel
  • All tour activities as detailed in the itinerary
  • Bottled water while on safari.

Exclusions

  • Tips
  • Laundry services
  • Other Beverages/ drinks
  • International flights
  • Change in tariff due to government policy
  • Visas
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary.