6 Day lake wildlife and gorilla safari
This Uganda safaris offers a 6 day lake mburo, Bwindi and queen Elizabeth safari. The activities include wildlife viewing through game drives at Lake Mburo national, gorilla trekking at Bwindi national park, game watching and boat cruise at Queen Elizabeth national park.
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Kampala.
Upon your arrival to Entebbe airport, you will be received by our safari tour guide who will brief you about your 6 day lake mburo, Bwindi and queen Elizabeth park safaris. Drive to your hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 2: Transfer to Lake Mburo national park.
Early in the morning after breakfast, our guide will pick you from the hotel and drive you to Lake Mburo national park via masaka road, stop by the equator statue for few photo graphs, later proceed as you drive through the rolling hills having houses to form a scattered settlement pattern, see the long horned Ankole cows on the road side. You will arrive at lake mburo national park in the afternoon have lunch and later head for an afternoon boat cruise on lake mburo spotting hippos and other wildlife. Later head back to your lodge for dinner and an overnight say.
Budget: Eagles Nest Camp
Midrange: Lake Mburo Safari Lodge/ Rakobo Rock
Luxury: mihingo lodge
Day 3: morning game drive at Lake Mburo and transfer to Bwindi forest national park.
Early in the morning you set off for a game drive to the park in search for the wild game, the park consists of several herbs of zebras, impala, huge elands, topis and several bird species you have a view of all the wildlife listed. Later return to your lodge for late breakfast as you prepare for to drive to Bwindi. Later embark on a journey to Bwindi arriving later in evening in time for dinner and an overnight stay at your lodge.
Budget: Buhoma community camp, travelers rest camp, gorilla valley lodge.
Mid- range: Lake Kitandara camp, gorilla safari lodge, silver back lodge, chameleon hill lodge
Luxury: buhoma lodge
Day 4: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi and cultural.
Early in the morning after breakfast, you will head to the park headquarters, you will then be joined by other tourist going to track. Be briefed about the tracking dos and don’ts at 7:45 am. Be assigned rangers and you will proceed to the forest in search for the gorillas, you will come across a few forest animals, it will take you about 1- 8 hours to find to the gorillas. After finding, you will be allowed to spend an hour with the gorillas. Later return to your lodge for and if time allows you will head for a community walk to visit the locals, find out how the locals live their lives, visit traditional herbalists seeing how they make different medicines to heal several ailments, see how local beer is brewed using several methods. Later return to your lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 5: Travel to Queen Elizabeth national park.
Wake to another fresh safari day, have breakfast and embark on another journey to queen Elizabeth national park, you will drive thought beautiful scenery consisting of grassy plains, gigantic hills. Reach the queen Elizabeth Park through the eastern gate at ishasha sector famously known for the tree climbing lions, have your lunch at one of the lodges and proceed to the park center. Get there in time for an afternoon boat cruise on Kazinga channel while on a boat cruise you will enjoy a close view of several animals and bird species in Uganda. Return to lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Budget: Simba safari camp tents, bush lodge tents.
Mid- range: bush lodge, buffalo safari resort
Luxury: Mweya safari lodge, Kitara lodge
Day 6: Game drive and travel to Kampala
Early in the morning, you will head for an early morning breakfast, drive through a diverse vegetation of tropical forests, grassy plains swamps, lakes, and crates you will able to view wildlife such as the warthogs, zebras, elephants, buffaloes, lions, after the game drive head back to the lodge for late breakfast and head back to Kampala.
End of safari.