8 Days Uganda Safari





7 days

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Looking for something special? Watch for chimpanzees and 12 other primate species in Kibale Forest and have a glimpse of the mysterious papyrus gonolek in Bigodi Swamp. Visit the mating grounds of the Uganda kob in Queen Elizabeth National Park and enjoy watching hippos and other wildlife during sailing the Kazinga Channel. Get excited by observing a full-grown mountain gorilla silverback and his family during gorilla tracking in the afromontane forest of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. To complete this exciting trip, enjoy a late afternoon game drive in Lake Mburo National Park to look for impala, plains zebra and topi and have an early morning game drive/walk.


  • Staying in the beautiful accommodations of Nature Lodges.
  • You can choose “Lazy” camping (the tent is ready and fully equipped, showers and toilets are shared) or a room in the Lodges.
  • All accommodation is on BB basis.
  • All transport is in 4WD Landcruisers with a pop-up roof and for everybody a comfortable window seat.
  • Guaranteed visit to world famous mountain gorillas (not included in the price, this is US$ 700).
  • Chimp tracking in Kibale National Park (include in the price).
  • Visit to the savannah parks Queen Elizabeth National Park and Lake Mburo National Park.
  • In these parks gamedrives and boatrides.
  • See hundreds of bird species, lions, elephants, leopards, hippos, Ugandan kobs, 13 primate species, etc.

Tour Plan

  • Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, you'll be greeted by your safari guide who will facilitate your transfer to your accommodation in Entebbe.
  • This day is primarily dedicated to relaxation and acclimatization after your journey. You'll have time to settle in, unwind, and perhaps explore the surroundings of Entebbe.
  • In the evening, you'll gather for a welcome dinner where you'll meet your fellow travelers and receive a briefing about the safari itinerary, safety precautions, and what to expect in the coming days.
  • After breakfast at the lodge, you'll depart for Kibale Forest National Park, a scenic drive of approximately 5-6 hours.
  • Upon arrival, you'll check-in at your lodge situated near the park, offering convenient access to the forest.
  • The remainder of the day is at your leisure to relax and enjoy the tranquility of the forest surroundings.
  • Dinner will be served at the lodge, followed by an overnight stay.
  • An early start awaits you as you fuel up with breakfast before heading into Kibale Forest for an exciting chimpanzee tracking experience.
  • Accompanied by experienced guides, you'll embark on a guided forest walk in search of chimpanzee troops.
  • Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to observe other primates and diverse bird species.
  • A picnic lunch will be served amidst the lush greenery of the forest.
  • Afternoon activities may include additional nature walks, birdwatching, or simply enjoying the serene atmosphere.
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.
  • After breakfast, you'll set off for Queen Elizabeth National Park, with a particular focus on the Ishasha Sector known for its population of tree-climbing lions.
  • Upon arrival, you'll check-in at your lodge in Ishasha and enjoy lunch before embarking on a game drive in search of the unique lions.
  • The Ishasha Sector is also home to other wildlife such as elephants, buffaloes, and various antelope species, providing ample opportunities for wildlife viewing and photography.
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge in Queen Elizabeth NP.
  • Rise early for a morning game drive in the Mweya Sector of Queen Elizabeth NP, renowned for its diverse wildlife including lions, leopards, and Uganda kob.
  • After the game drive, return to the lodge for breakfast.
  • Later in the morning, embark on a boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel, a natural waterway connecting Lake Edward and Lake George. The boat cruise offers unparalleled opportunities for birdwatching and wildlife viewing, including hippos, crocodiles, and a variety of bird species.
  • Lunch will be served at the lodge, followed by optional afternoon activities such as a visit to the Katwe Salt Mines or a nature walk in the Mweya Peninsula.
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.
  • After breakfast, depart for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, a journey of approximately 3-4 hours.
  • Upon arrival, check-in at your lodge near Bwindi and enjoy lunch.
  • The afternoon is free for optional activities such as a village walk to interact with the local community and learn about their way of life.
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.
  • Today marks the highlight of your safari adventure as you embark on a gorilla trekking expedition in Bwindi Forest.
  • After an early breakfast, you'll proceed to the park headquarters for a briefing by the park rangers, who will provide guidance and allocate gorilla families to trek.
  • Accompanied by experienced guides and trackers, you'll set off into the dense forest in search of the gorillas.
  • Upon encountering a gorilla family, you'll spend a magical hour observing and photographing these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat.
  • A picnic lunch will be provided in the forest.
  • After trekking, return to the lodge for relaxation and reflection on this unforgettable experience.
  • In the evening, a farewell dinner will be organized, celebrating the conclusion of an amazing week of
  • After breakfast at the lodge, you'll embark on the journey back to Entebbe, a drive of approximately 8-9 hours.
  • Along the way, there may be optional stopovers for souvenir shopping or sightseeing.
  • Upon arrival in Entebbe, you'll be transferred to Entebbe International Airport for your departure, concluding your incredible week-long Uganda safari adventure.
This detailed itinerary ensures that you experience the best of Uganda's wildlife, landscapes, and culture over the course of seven unforgettable days.


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