Family luxury Safari
Uganda Wild Adventure Safari

TRIP DURATION

9 Days

journey type

Land Journey

time of the year

Jan-Feb, Apr - Oct, Dec

where you'll visit

Tour Overview

As we begin our Uganda Wild Adventure Safari, We will start off in Kampala, the capital city of Uganda, before journeying to the iconic Murchison Falls National Park. Here you will explore the incredible wildlife that can be found in the park, including large mammals such as elephants, buffalo and lions. You will also have the opportunity to go on a game drive, bird watching and enjoy a boat cruise up the Nile. We will then travel to the stunning Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, home to the endangered mountain gorillas. You will have the chance to go on a guided gorilla trek through the dense forest and witness these majestic creatures in their natural habitat. From Bwindi, we will head to Kibale National Park for a chimp trekking experience. Here you will encounter chimpanzees and other primates in the tropical rainforest. Our final destination will be Queen Elizabeth National Park, where you will go on a game drive and spot some of the park’s incredible wildlife.

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Your Safari/trip Includes

  • All relevant Government taxes
  • Park fees
  • Domestic flights as per the itinerary
  • Ground transportation
  • Gorilla permits
  • Water in the vehicle for all overland sectors
  • Services of a qualified English-Speaking Driver Guide
  • Meals as showed in the itinerary
  • Accommodation as showed in the itinerary
  • Arrival and departure airport transfers

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Our safaris are exhilarating adventures that take you into the heart of the continent's wild landscapes, allowing you to witness diverse wildlife, stunning scenery, and vibrant cultures.

Itinerary Details

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Day 1 : Arrive at Entebbe

Arrive in Entebbe and transfer to your hotel. Nicknamed the “Pearl of Africa,” Uganda shines with stunning greenery, deep lakes, soaring mountains, and perhaps the greatest natural treasure of all you will be met by a GoExplore representative who will then transfer you to your accommodation overnight.

Lodge/Hotel: No.5 Boutique Hotel
Meal plan: Bed & Breakfast
Day 2 : Kibale National Park | Home To Chimpanzees

After breakfast, you will take a scenic drive through rolling hills dotted with tea estates starting at Kibale Forest National Park. Rapidly becoming a must-do destination in Uganda Kibale Forest offers an accessible and enlightening insight into life in a tropical rainforest. Large mammals aren’t so easily seen but the clouds of dazzling butterflies and gorgeous forest birds more than makeup for it. Besides, it is most famous for its primates and it is commonly known as the primates’ capital with about 13 species of primates. The commonest being the Chimpanzees. You will be transferred to the park headquarters for a briefing and thereafter, the search for the amazing chimpanzees begins. As you track the chimpanzees you will have an opportunity to see other wildlife species such as the rare L’Hoest’s monkey, the Guereza Colobus, the Blue monkey, Grey-cheeked mangabey, Red tailed monkey, the Olive baboon among others. You will observe them as they feed, play as well as socialize with each other. The tracking takes about 2-3 hours and thereafter you will proceed to your accommodation overnight

Lodge/Hotel: Papaya Lake Lodge
Meal plan: Full Board
Day 3 : Queen Elizabeth National park | Into The Medley of Wonders

Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park. The drive offers magnificent views of the rift valley. Queen Elizabeth National Park is covered by Savannah vegetation, humid forests, lakes, and fertile wetlands which makes it the ideal habitat for a variety of wildlife species like buffaloes, elephants, warthogs, baboons, and Lions. It also has over 600 bird species. Once you have settled in, you will go for an afternoon game drive in the park.

Lodge/Hotel: Kyambura Gorge Lodge
Meal plan: Full Board
Day 4 : Queen Elizabeth National park | Explore The Medley

Rise up early to go for a morning game drive. You will catch up with the early risers and predators returning to their hideouts. You will most likely meet grazing Hippos, Elephants, Lions, spotted Hyenas, bush bucks, water bucks, stripped jackals, comical warthogs, and the elusive leopard. You will also visit the Katwe salt lake. Later in the afternoon, go for a boat ride on Kazinga Channel. The Kazinga Channel is home to many of the captivating species that inhabit the park and taking a boat ride along it gives tourists a chance to cruise just meters from the enormous hippos and buffalos while elephants linger on the shores. Later return to your accommodation overnight.

Lodge/Hotel: Kyambura Gorge Lodge
Meal plan: Full Board
Day 5 : Ishasha - Queen Elizabeth National park | Home to The Tree Climbing lions

After breakfast, you will drive to Ishasha which is the southern part of Queen Elizabeth National Park. The place is famously known for its very exceptional residents – The tree climbing Lions. These are usually major highlight attractions for most of the guests that visit this park. You will go for a sundowner game drive where you might be able to see the tree climbing Lions lazily relaxing in the huge fig trees. There are plenty of other wildlife species to see like Elephants, buffaloes, and many other antelopes.

Lodge/Hotel: Ishasa Wilderness Camp
Meal plan: Full Board
Day 6 : Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National park

Have another morning game drive in search of tree-climbing Lions in case you did not spot them the previous day. Later, drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park which is one of Uganda’s major national parks and habitat to over five hundred mountain gorillas. The park is situated in the mountainous areas of southwestern Uganda close to the border of Rwanda. You will proceed to your accommodation overnight.

Lodge/Hotel: Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp
Meal plan: Full Board
Day 7 : Bwindi Forest National Park | The Gorilla Encounter

After breakfast, with your packed lunch, your guide will drive you to the park headquarters for a briefing about the do’s and don’ts during your gorilla trekking. Your Gorilla tracking will start immediately after the briefing. It is a memorable and amazing experience watching the Mountain gorillas feed, play around, and also do their day-to-day activities. This activity can take 2 hours or even up to 8 hours since it’s dependent on the location and movement of the gorillas. Also, expect to walk long distances in muddy and steep conditions- this will require you to have a walking stick. On meeting the gorillas, you will spend one hour with them as you take photos and watch then play and swing on tree branches. Later return to the lodge and choose to relax in the afternoon or visit ride for a woman community project that was started up to support women earn a living from making crafts.

Lodge/Hotel: Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp
Meal plan: Full Board
Day 8 : Lake Mburo National park | Whispers of The Wild

Start the day with an early morning breakfast and thereafter drive to Lake Mburo National Park. The park is the smallest of Uganda’s Savannah National parks and is home to a number of wild animals some of which are not found anywhere else in Uganda, especially Impalas. You will also be able to see Oribis, buffalos, waterbucks, and hippos. It also harbors quite a number of bird species totaling up to 350 species. You will have a game drive. The beauty is that you will be able to see some animals even as you enter the park. Once you have settled in, you will either choose to do horseback riding in the park or go for an evening game drive.

Lodge/Hotel: Mihingo Lodge
Meal plan: Full Board
Day 9 : Departure, Uganda

Take an early morning nature walk which is a perfect way to explore the wild as you get up close to wildlife like Girrafes and zebras. Later drive back to Entebbe. You will stop by the Equator where you will get the opportunity to take some pictures and buy a few souvenirs. Thereafter after proceeding to Entebbe for your flight back home.

Lodge/Hotel:
Meal plan: Full Board

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