Gorilla-Chimp-Wildlife Safari – 8 Days

Gorillas, Chimps and Wildlife Safari 8 Days

Gorilla-Chimp-Wildlife Safari – 8 Days itinerary:

Day 1: Kampala to Murchison falls for Gorilla-Chimp-Wildlife Safari – 8 Days
Have breakfast at your accommodation and drive to Murchison falls national park. It will take you around 5 hours from Kampala with about 305 km. You will enter through Kichumbanyobo gate. Paara covers a distance of about 85km from Masindi town by the shortest route. You will visit the top of the falls and then proceed to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 2: Game drive and launch cruise
On your second day of Gorilla-Chimp-Wildlife Safari you will have early morning breakfast and then go for a game drive where you may spot various animal species like elephants, giraffes, lions, Uganda kobs among others.

In the afternoon you will go for a launch cruise on the park’s main tourist attraction the unique Murchison Falls as well as the River Nile with its streaming hippo and serried ranges of crocodile along the sandbanks, as well as large numbers of different species getting down to drink & bathe. Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Day 3: Murchison – Kibale National Park
Have breakfast and then drive to Kibale. This is a full day drive. You will have lunch enroute. Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge

Day 4: Chimpanzee trekking, transfer to Queen Elizabeth Game Park
After breakfast you will go for chimpanzee trekking. Kibale Forest National Park is one of the best safari destinations in Africa for chimpanzee tracking. Kibale’s 795km2 National Park contains one of the most beautiful and with the most varying tracts of tropical forest in the whole of Uganda. This is place to a number of forest wildlife, most especially 13 species of primate coupled with chimpanzees. After trekking you will have lunch and then visit Bigodi wetland, after these activities you will then transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
Dinner and overnight Lodge.

Day 5: Game drive and launch cruise on Kazinga Channel
An early morning a game drive in the Kasenyi sector, you may spot various animals like the elephants, Uganda kobs, leopards among others. Return to the lodge for late breakfast.

In the afternoon you will go for a launch cruise on the Kazinga Channel where you will spot various water animals like plenty of Hippos, crocodiles and other wildlife, the cruise will also enrich you with various water birds.
Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Day 6: Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
After an early morning breakfast you will be driven to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park home of Uganda mountain Gorillas, you will game drive through the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth Park in search of the tree climbing lions and other wildlife. Your lunch will be had enroute.
Dinner and overnight at the lodge

Day 7: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Forest
After breakfast drive to the park headquarters of Bwindi Forest where you will have a briefing from the park guides. You will then be divided into different groups of eight and after go for Gorilla trekking.

Gorilla Trekking can taken anything from 2 hours to 8 hours depending on the movements of the gorillas. After Gorilla trekking you will return to the lodge.
Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 8: Drive to Kampala
Have breakfast and head for Kampala arriving in the late afternoon.

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