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5 days gorilla trekking and Queen Elizabeth national park safari

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Day 1: Entebbe to bwindi impenetrable national park

Stop At: Bwindi Inpenetrable Forest, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda
Begin your 5 day Ishasha tree climbing lions and Bwindi Gorillas safari.

You will be picked and briefed by Kenya bush expeditions tours and travel guide who will then drive you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. You will pass several small towns, roadside markets, have a stop at the Equator crossing and Lunch before proceeding to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park arriving late afternoon for dinner and overnight.
Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation at your lodge

Day 2: Gorrilla tracking expedition

Stop At: Bwindi Inpenetrable Forest, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda
Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

After breakfast and with your packed lunch, you will walk to the park headquarters for briefing about gorilla trekking. Your guide will take you through all the dos and don’ts while with mountain gorillas and after that, you will be transferred to the starting point of your gorilla family. Please note that gorilla family allocation depends on your interests, fitness and age. Please inform your guide of your interests and he will try to request for the gorilla family of your choice before you start the trek into the forest. Gorilla trekking can be strenuous and a certain level of fitness is required. Gorilla trekking can take from 30 minutes to three quarters of the day so one needs to prepare for both. You guide will try to provide information about trees, birds and other wildlife in the forest until you reach a given gorilla family of gorillas. You will be allowed only one hour of photography and observing mountain gorillas as they go about with their daily day activities and then trek back to the park headquarters to pick your certificates and then dinner and overnight at your Lodge.
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in your lodge

Day 3: Drive to Queen Elizabeth national park

Stop At: Queen Elizabeth National Park, 410 kilometers from Kampala, Kasese Uganda
Drive to Ishasha side of Queen Elizabeth National Park

After breakfast, you will take a scenic drive from Ruhija side of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to Ishasha side of Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will arrive in time for lunch at the lodge, relaxation followed by a late afternoon game drive in Ishasha in search for tree climbing lions and other wild game whose chance of seeing them will highly depend on your luck of the day.
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight accommodation in your lodge

Day 4: Ishasha safari at Queen Elizabeth national park

Stop At: Queen Elizabeth National Park, 410 kilometers from Kampala, Kasese Uganda
Morning and afternoon game drives in Ishasha

After breakfast, you will drive to Ishasha side of Queen Elizabeth National park for your morning game drive. Ishasha is popular for tree climbing lions and chances of seeing them climbing depends on your luck of the day. Ishasha has other animals like Buffaloes, Elephants, Antelopes and many others. You may also drive to River Ishasha to see the border of Uganda and Democratic republic of Congo. Return to the Lodge for Lunch and then evening game drive in Ishasha.

Lodging: Ishasha Jungle Lodge
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in your lodge

Day 5: Drive to Kampala or Enttebe national park

Stop At: City square kampala, Nakasero, Kampala, Uganda
Drive back to Kampala/Entebbe International Airport

Having explored all parts of Queen Elizabeth National Park, we will drive back to Kampala or Entebbe International Airport for your departure flight out.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
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Airports

  • Entebbe Airport, Entebbe Uganda
Duration
5 days
Inclusions
  • 4x Breakfast
  • 4x Dinner
  • 5x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 4 nights
  • 4 nights accommodation
  • National Park fees
  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Entry/Admission - Bwindi Inpenetrable Forest
  • Entry/Admission - Queen Elizabeth National Park
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gorilla trekking permit(600 per trek)
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - City square kampala
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 15 years
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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