7 DAYS - TRACK GORILLAS, CHIMPS, WILDLIFE & BOAT CRUISE

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This takes you to Kibale, Queen Elizabeth & Bwindi for seven days.

Itinerary

Day 1: Kampala – Kibale

  • Depart Kampala in the morning for Fortportal town and have your lunch there.
  • Take a tour of Bigodo swamp sanctuary neighboring Kibale national park. Guided by a local community guide, you will be able to see the great Blue Turacos among other bird species.
  • Have your dinner and overnight at accommodation of your choice

Day 2: Chimp tracking

  • Spend your day tracking chimpanzees and other primates such as the Red colubus monkeys, Blue, Red and Grey tailed magabeys. You will also enjoy this splendid multi – canopied tropical forest. You will find this guided tour very informative and enjoyable.
  • Lunch in the forest
  • Return for evening for dinner and overnight

Day 3: Kibale – Queen Elizabeth National Park

  • After breakfast, set off for Queen Elizabeth National Park as you enjoy the scenic Rwenzori mountains in your vicinity.
  • En route, you may view lions, antelopes, elephants, buffalos, etc.
  • Arrive in Mweya in time for lunch
  • After lunch, take a boat cruise on Kazinga channel – host to the biggest population of hippos in Africa and a variety of bird species. The bird population is impressive with about 500 species resident.
  • Spend overnight at either Mweya Safari Lodge or any other facility of your choice

Day 4: Queen Elizabeth National Park

  • After an early breakfast, take a morning game drive
  • Return to Mweya for lunch
  • After lunch, go to Kyambura gorge for chimps tracking, nature walk and bird watching
  • Dine and spend the overnight at your hotel / lodge

Day 5: Queen Elizabeth – Bwindi Impenetrable forest

  • After an early breakfast, depart Queen Elizabeth and head for Bwindi
  • you will pass through the beautiful Kigezi hills
  • Have your lunch enroute
  • Arrive in Bwindi in the evening, have your dinner and spend overnight at Silverback lodge.

Day 6: Gorilla tracking

  • Have a very early breakfast then leave your hotel room and head for the impenetrable forest.
  • Track gorillas whole day and have your packed lunch in the forest
  • Return in the evening to your lodge for dinner and overnight

Day 7: Bwindi – Kampala

  • After your breakfast in Bwindi, set off for Kampala via Kabale
  • stop over in Mbarara at Igongo cultural centre for an informative tour of the museum
  • Have lunch at Igongo restaurant
  • Proceed to Kampala. You could arrive in the evening