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Primate Watch, Wildlife Adventure - 12 Days

Gorilla Tours and Travel

This trip offers fantastic game drives, memorable boat cruise, chimpanzee Tracking and the highlight - Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

Day 1: Arrival / Entebbe
Wildlife holiday starts your arrival at Entebbe airport, where you are received by a company representative and later transfer to your hotel for overnight stay. Overnight Protea Hotel

Day 2: Murchison Falls, Rhino tracking, Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
Murchison Falls Park is in the Northwestern part of Uganda. You will drive through a series of districts with busy trading centers and road side fruit markets, areas with fertile soils, woodland, papyrus swamps and farmland with the Ankole long horned cattle. A visit to the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary can be arranged and this gives you a break from the long journey.

After Rhino tracking drive down to Masindi town for your lunch break and there after continue to Murchison Falls NP going through Budongo forest, open savanna woodland, and extensive grassland. The drive on the southern bank of the Nile is more of a vegetarian safari because animals can’t cross the Victoria Nile. A few kilometers past the Sambiya River you drive 12 km to the top of Murchison Falls where the White Nile is funneled into a 7 meter wide rock gorge on its way to Lake Albert. Drive back and check in at a booked lodge.

Overnight Paraa Safari Lodge (All meals included)

Day 3: Game Drive, Boat cruise, Launch cruise
Game viewing starts with an early rise at 6.30 a.m. The wildlife safari takes you through open grassland dotted with Borassus Palms and a panoramic view. You will have a chance to see herds of buffaloes, Rothschild’s giraffe, elephants, prides of lions, hartebeests, ibis, kobs, waterbucks to mention just a few. In the afternoon, take a 3-hour launch cruise along the Victoria Nile to the bottom of the falls. Along the way you will view schools of hippos basking by the Nile bank, Nile crocodile incubating eggs, lots of birds, animals watering and the magnificent falls. Return to your lodges by 5 p.m.

Overnight Paraa Safari Lodge (All meals included)

Day 4: Kibale Forest National Park
Kibale Forest National Park, depart Paraa at 7a.m ready to cross to the southern, transfer to Kibale Forest National Park, driving past Lake Albert en route to Hoima town. Stop at the escarpment for a magnificent view over the lake and the distant mountains of Congo. Arrival at your accommodation will be in the evening.

Overnight Primate Lodge (All meals included)

Day 5: Chimpanzee tracking, Primate Walk
Drive toKibale National Park early enough for your morning primate watch -chimpanzee tracking. The Kibale Forest park is a home to the highest diversity of primates in East Africa. The park has 13 species of primates and the chimpanzees are the main attraction.

Take a primate walk of 3-4 hours depending on where the chimpanzees are. Return for a lunch break and refreshments and there after get ready for a swamp in Bigodi Wetland sanctuary. return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Overnight Primate Lodge (All meals included)

Day 6: Maramagombo Forest, Bat cave, Forest walk
Depart in the morning after breakfast for Queen Elizabeth National Park stopping over at the Equator for pictures. Continue to to your accommodation for lunch and thereafter drive to Maramagambo Forest for a forest walk, the 1-2 hours’ walk will take you through an open young forest and the loop trail gets you to a cave of thousands of fruit bats and Rock pythons. Drive back to the hotel through the open grassland and woodlands looking for elephants, buffaloes, giant forest hogs and Uganda kobs.

Overnight Mweya Safari Lodge (All meals included)

Day 7: Game viewing /Boat cruise Kazinga channel
Early morning Wildlife and game viewing safari in the hopes of spotting the early risers like spotted hyenas, leopards, and lions. Return in time for a late breakfast then take time to relax by the swimming pool with a view of the lakes. At 3 p.m take a launch cruise on the Kazinga channel where you will see many animals watering, hippos basking and yawning and a number of bird species at the bird sanctuary.
Overnight Mweya Safari Lodge. (All meals included)

Day 8: Tree Climbing Lions, Ishasha sector
Depart from the hotel early in the morning and travel to Bwindi Forest through the southern part of Queen Elizabeth National Park (Ishasha sector). Have a game drive in the sector looking for tree climbing lions and topis. Take a picnic lunch after your drive and then proceed to Bwindi impenetrable park.
Overnight Engagi Lodge. (All meals included)

Day 9: Gorilla Trekking Bwindi National Park
Gorilla viewing is a great day of adventure and experience. After breakfast have yourself ready with your cameras, packed lunch and enough water before you set off for the experience of a lifetime. The gorilla tracking starts at 8.30am after a briefing from the guides and can take from 30 minutes to the whole day depending to where the gorillas are. After the gorilla viewing a certificate awaits the successful tracker.
The day may be demanding at times but is well worth the effort.
Overnight Engagi Lodge (All meals included)

Day 10: Game Drive, Game Viewing.
Early morning drive to Lake Mburo, the home of zebras. Stop in Mbarara for lunch and proceed to the tented camp. Take an afternoon game drive and expect to see zebras, topis, impalas, warthogs, elands, oribis and a wide variety of bird life. Return to the camp for dinner and overnight. (All meals included)

Day 11: Nature Walk, Lake Mburo National Park
Take a morning safari walk to the hyena den, wandering through the acacia woodland and experiencing the touch of the different flora and the calls of zebras. Return for breakfast at the tented camp and depart for Kampala. Have a stopover in Masaka for lunch and at the Equator for pictures and souvenirs. Check in a a hotel for an overnight stay. (Breakfast and lunch included)

Day 12: Departure
Transfer to Entebbe for your flight.

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