Value+ Midrange 7-Day Gorilla – Chimpanzee Trekking – Wildlife Safari – Uganda
Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Forest – Chimpanzee Trekking in Kibale Forest – Wildlife in Queen Elizabeth Park
Value+ Midrange 7-Day Gorilla – Chimpanzee Trekking – Wildlife Safari: Go on an unforgettable adventure with our Value+ Midrange 7-Day Gorilla – Chimpanzee Trekking – Wildlife Safari in Uganda. This safari tour is designed to offer an exceptional experience, combining the thrill of gorilla trekking, chimpanzee trekking, and wildlife encounters in three of Uganda’s finest parks.
Your journey begins in the magnificent Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, where you will have the rare opportunity to track mountain gorillas. Witness these majestic creatures in their natural habitat, an experience that will leave you in awe of their grace and power.
Next, venture into the renowned Queen Elizabeth Park, famous for its abundant wildlife. Immerse yourself in the diverse ecosystem as you go on thrilling game drives, searching for iconic African species such as elephants, lions, buffalos, and more. The park’s stunning landscapes and rich biodiversity will captivate your senses.
Prepare for an extraordinary encounter with our closest primate relatives in Kyambura Gorge. Trek through this dramatic landscape, home to a thriving community of chimpanzees. Observe their playful antics and learn about their fascinating behaviors from experienced guides.
Continuing your adventure, you’ll visit Kibale Forest Park, renowned for its chimpanzee habituation experience. Spend precious hours alongside these intelligent creatures, observing their social interactions and getting a deeper understanding of their lives. Additionally, explore the enchanting Jungle Swamp in Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary, a haven for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts. The sanctuary’s tranquil beauty will leave a lasting impression.
As you near the end of your Safari, embark on a hike to a breathtaking crater lake. Revel in the panoramic views from the top of the world, immersing yourself in Uganda’s natural wonders.
Uganda, known as the Pearl of Africa, offers a condensed version of the continent’s diverse landscapes and wildlife experiences. This Value+ Midrange 7-Day Gorilla – Chimpanzee Trekking – Wildlife Safari is the perfect way to explore Uganda’s treasures quickly. Be captivated by the magic of gorillas, chimpanzees, and the abundant wildlife that roams the parks.
Choose Uganda for an unparalleled safari experience, where you can witness Africa’s condensed beauty in a tiny Country. Book your adventure today and create memories that will last a lifetime.
Highlights of the Value+ 7-Day Gorilla-Chimpanzee Trekking-Wildlife Safari in Uganda
- Gorilla Trekking: Track Gorillas in the Buhoma Area 0f Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Permits are included in the price of the Safari.
- Chimpanzee Trekking: Trek Chimpanzees in Kibale Forest, the primate capital of East Africa. Permits are included in the Safari price.
- Tree Climbing Lions: In Ishasha in Queen Elizabeth Park. The best spot for tree-climbing Lions.
- Game Drives: Game Drives in Queen Elizabeth Park Ishasha and Mweya areas.
- Explosion Crater Drive: This is one of the most scenic drives in East Africa.
- Kazinga Channel Boat Cruise: This highlights your Safari with its wildlife, birds, and reptiles. The channel has the highest concentration of hippos in East Africa.
- Bigodi Wetlands – Jungle Swamp: Traverse a jungle swamp made from roughly hewn planks on a boardwalk.
- Nocturnal Forest Walk: See Kibale Forest at night. Meet the creatures of the night.
- Top of the World – Crater Lake Hike: This a great, scenic hike that takes in villages, crater lakes, and panoramic views.
Fitness Level required for this Safari: A moderate fitness level is needed for this Safari. Read more here.
Your Value+ 7-Day Gorilla-Chimpanzee Trekking-Wildlife Safari in Uganda in Detail:
Arrival Day in Uganda:
Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, we will welcome you in the Tourist Arrival area.
Rest assured that your arrival processing will be swift, taking less than an hour. To ensure a smooth experience, we recommend familiarizing yourself with our Entebbe International Airport information page.
You can find essential details about Ugandan Tourist Visas, Yellow Fever Certificates, and more here.
Once we have met and greeted you at the airport, we will transport you to the 2 Frwbsa Beach Hotel. Depending on your arrival time, we can arrange lunch and dinner to cater to your needs and preferences.
2 Friends Beach Hotel:
We understand the importance of a comfortable and enjoyable start to your Ugandan adventure. Trust us to make your arrival in Uganda a memorable and seamless experience. Read more about 2 Friends Beach Hotel here.
Meal Plan: Depending on your arrival time.
Day 1 – Depart for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest:
Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest:
To begin your journey to the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest from either Kampala or Entebbe, we will depart at 6:30 a.m. The drive to the Buhoma area, located in the northern part of the Forest, typically takes around nine hours.
We make two significant stops during the drive to break up the journey. The first stop is where you can capture memorable pictures and experience crossing between the northern and southern hemispheres. It’s an excellent opportunity for some fun and unique photographs.
The second stop is in Mbarara, where we pause for a leisurely lunch. This allows you to refuel and enjoy a delicious meal before continuing the drive.
We arrive at Buhoma in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in the late afternoon. This is where you will check into the Haven Lodge, your comfortable home for the next two nights. The Lodge offers a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, ensuring a pleasant stay during your time in the Buhoma area.
Alternatively, if you prefer to start your Safari from Kigali, Rwanda, we can arrange a meeting point and transport you directly to the Buhoma area of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. The drive from Kigali typically takes around five hours, providing a slightly shorter journey. Please refer to our website for more details about this alternative starting point. Read more about flying to Rwanda and trekking Gorillas in Uganda.
Whichever starting point you choose, our goal is to provide a friendly and informative experience as we transport you to the captivating Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. We aim to make your journey comfortable and enjoyable, ensuring you arrive at your destination ready to embark on a memorable adventure. Read more about getting to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Optional: Fly from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi.
You can fly from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi for a convenient and time-saving option. Here’s what you can expect:
We will arrange for a pick-up from your hotel in Entebbe at approximately 6:15 a.m., allowing ample time for your 7:00 a.m. departure with AeroLink Airline to Kisoro. The flight lasts about 75 minutes, providing a swift and scenic journey to your destination.
Upon landing at the Kihihi airstrip, your driver-guide will be waiting to greet you. From there, you will embark on a one-hour drive to the Haven Lodge, your accommodation in Buhoma.
Flying to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest offers several advantages. It allows you more time to engage in activities within the area, such as the Batwa Experience or a Village Walk, as you save on travel time compared to a long drive. It’s important to note that your flight has a weight restriction of 15 kg. If you have excess baggage, there will be an additional fee of $6, which can be paid separately. Rest assured, if you have extra luggage, you can leave it in our care during your stay.
To optimize your luggage weight, we recommend wearing your gorilla trekking attire, including your rain jacket and hiking boots, for your flight. This will help reduce the weight of your bag and ensure you are prepared for your gorilla trekking adventure.
By choosing to fly to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, you not only save time but also have the opportunity to partake in additional activities and make the most of your stay in this remarkable destination.
Haven Lodge in Buhoma:
Welcome to the Haven Lodge in Buhoma, a friendly and inviting accommodation option nestled overlooking the beautiful Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. As a community project and the latest addition to the Buhoma area, the Lodge offers guests a comfortable and memorable stay.
The Haven Lodge features charming cottages, including a family cottage that can accommodate up to four guests. Each house is equipped with an ensuite bathroom, ensuring convenience and privacy. Additionally, you can enjoy breathtaking views of the surrounding Forest from the cottage’s deck, allowing you to connect with nature and soak in the serene atmosphere.
What sets Haven Lodge apart is its commitment to exceptional guest services. The staff takes pride in providing warm and attentive hospitality, going the extra mile to ensure your stay is delightful and satisfying. From the moment you arrive, you can expect to be greeted with genuine smiles and a desire to make your experience memorable.
One of the highlights of your stay at Haven Lodge is the culinary experience. The Lodge takes pride in serving delicious and carefully prepared meals that cater to various preferences. You can savor multiple flavors and local delicacies, creating a memorable dining experience. The Lodge’s bar is well-stocked with a selection of local and imported alcoholic beverages and popular soft drinks to quench your thirst.
Day 2 – Gorilla Tracking in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest-Buhoma Area:
Prepare for an extraordinary adventure as you embark on a gorilla-tracking Trek in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, specifically in the Buhoma area. This day will be etched in your memory as a truly monumental experience, offering a rare opportunity to spend time with a mountain gorilla family in their natural habitat.
Anticipation fills the air as you wake up early, knowing this is not a day for leisurely sleep-ins. A hearty breakfast awaits you, providing the nourishment you need for the exhilarating journey ahead. Take your time to savor the flavors and gather your energy for the gorilla trek.
Dress appropriately for the occasion, ensuring you are prepared for the adventure. Comfortable clothing, sturdy hiking boots, and a rain jacket are essential as you venture into the rainforest. Remember that the weather in the Forest can be unpredictable, so being well-equipped will contribute to a more enjoyable experience. See more information below.
As you make your way to the starting point of the gorilla trek, excitement builds within you. The anticipation of encountering these majestic creatures in their natural habitat is palpable. Prepare yourself mentally and emotionally for the awe-inspiring encounter that awaits.
Under the guidance of experienced trackers and armed rangers who protect the gorillas, you set off on the trek. The lush greenery of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest envelops you, creating an enchanting atmosphere. The tour itself may vary in duration and difficulty as the gorilla families roam in different areas of the Forest. Be prepared for a hike from moderate to challenging, but remember that every step brings you closer to an unforgettable encounter.
As you approach the gorilla family, a sense of wonder and reverence fills the air. You are now in the presence of these incredible creatures, observing their interactions, behaviors, and the bond they share within their family units. Witnessing their intelligence, gentleness, and sheer power up close is a humbling experience that will leave an indelible mark on your soul.
During your time with the gorillas, remember to respect their space and follow the instructions of your knowledgeable guides. They will provide valuable insights about the gorillas’ behavior, conservation efforts, and the importance of protecting these endangered species.
After the magical encounter, you begin your journey back, retracing your steps through the captivating Forest. Reflect on the privilege you have had to witness these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat and the significance of preserving their fragile ecosystem.
Gorilla tracking in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is an awe-inspiring adventure transcending words. It is a day that will forever hold a special place in your heart, reminding you of our natural world’s immense beauty and importance.
What Should I wear tracking Gorillas?
Here is practical advice about what to wear while Gorilla Trekking in Uganda. Often, Trekkers are not dressed right for the occasion, which can spoil your day, and your focus might not be on the Gorillas but on personal discomfort and misery. Wearing suitable clothing and footwear is about protection.
Gorilla Wear and Gear you will need:
- Daypack: Preferably a waterproof daypack, you can use it as a carry-on flying to Uganda. Pack all essentials inside of the daypack.
- Hiking Boots: Make sure that they have good treads on them. You will need ankle support, something boots give you and give you reactions on muddy trails. Have a good pair of merino wool socks.
- Long Trouser: They will protect you from nettles and thorns. Tuck the trousers into your socks for added protection from ants.
- Long-Sleeved Shirt: Neutral in color. Again, this is for your comfort and protection.
- Rain Jacket or Poncho: Pack into your daypack. You never know when it will train. You are in an Afro-montane Rainforest.
- Tough Gardening Gloves: Protect your hands from thorns, nettles, and sharp branches.
- Wide Brimmed Hat: It gives you protection from the Sun.
- Camera Equipment – Binoculars: Ensure extra batteries and storage devices. Put them into Ziploc bags. Binoculars are not needed if you are not a birder.
- Packed Lunch and Bottled Water: You will need your lunch from the Lodge and two liters of Water.
- Insect Repellent – Sun Lotion – Sunglasses: We recommend the effective Australian RID Insect Repellent. Good Sun blocker cream and sunglasses.
- You will need a Porter and Walking Stick: The services of a porter free you on the often-difficult trail, and a local walking stick helps you and steadies you on the often-challenging path. We supply our clients with both.
Read more about Gorilla Gear and Wear here.
Porter Services will make your trek more enjoyable:
If you join us on Safari, we’ve covered you with some awesome perks. We’ll arrange a porter to help you out during the trek. These guys are lifesavers! They’ll carry your daypack and assist you through the sometimes tricky terrain. Plus, being a porter is a pretty lucrative gig. They make more money than some mid-level government officials. Talk about a win-win situation!
Having a porter by your side is a game-changer. It means you can entirely focus on the trek without worrying about carrying a heavy load or feeling uncomfortable. They’ve got your back, quite literally!
But that’s not all. We’ve got a few more goodies for our gorilla trekking clients. You’ll get a walking stick to help you navigate the forest trails like a pro. We’ll also provide protective masks to ensure everyone’s safety and some refreshing bottled water to keep you hydrated throughout the adventure.
Oh, and don’t forget your delicious lunch from the Lodge. It’s essential fuel for the trek ahead. Trust us, you won’t want to miss out on that!
So get ready for an epic gorilla trekking experience with all these awesome perks. It’s time to embark on an unforgettable adventure in the heart of nature. Let’s do this!
Optional Activities that you can choose to do:
- Batwa Experience: See the Forest through the eyes of its first people, the indigenous Batwa People, who are today Conservation refugees living outside the Forest. Read more here.
- Buhoma Village Walk: This is a guided walk through the Buhoma village, including a school and home visit. Additionally, you have time with the Batwa people. Read more here.
- Mountain Biking: You can rent a bike with a guide and bike ride inside and outside the park. This helps the Ride for a Woman community self-help group. Read more here.
- Bwindi Bar: Have a delightful Snack and drink at the Bwindi Bar along Mainstreet in Buhoma. Shop for souvenirs and then have a snack and drink at the Bwindi Bar. Read More here.
- Hitting the trails: You can hike inside and outside the park, including the famous waterfall trail. Read more here.
- Relax and Chill out: Relax and chill out at the Haven Lodge and read a book.
Meal Plan: Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner
Day 3 – Tree Climbing Lions – Queen Elizabeth Park:
Alright, folks, buckle up for an exciting day ahead! This morning, we’re hitting the road for a 1 ½ to 2-hour drive to the incredible Ishasha region of Queen Elizabeth Park. Get ready to encounter some seriously cool tree-climbing lions. Trust me, this place is like no other in all of Africa when spotting these kings of the trees.
Once we arrive, we’ll hop on a game drive with a knowledgeable Ugandan Wildlife Authority ranger. This guy knows all the secret spots where those lions and other wildlife hang out. It will be about three hours of pure adventure, where you’ll come across many antelopes, including the vibrant Topi, mighty elephants, elusive leopards, majestic buffaloes, and plenty of other fascinating savannah dwellers.
After our thrilling game drive, it’s time to refuel with a delicious lunch at the nearby Savannah Resort. Trust me, they know how to satisfy those hunger pangs!
But hold on, our adventure doesn’t end there. We still have the Mweya area of Queen Elizabeth Park to explore. Our final destination is the excellent Enganzi Game Lodge, just two hours away.
But before settling in, we’ll take a scenic 27-kilometer drive along the Katwe Explosion Craters. This drive is an absolute stunner. Picture ancient craters dotting the landscape. Some are filled with sparkling freshwater or salt lakes, while others are covered in lush savanna grass or mysterious forests. It’s so breathtaking that National Geographic even featured it!
And the views, my friends, oh, the views! From the highest point of the park, you’ll feast your eyes on the western rift escarpment, the shimmering Lake Edward and Lake George, the meandering Kazinga Channel, the endless savannah stretching as far as the eye can see, and the majestic, snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains, also known as the Mountains of the Moon. And guess what? You might even spot some wildlife along the way, like mighty elephants, formidable buffaloes, and graceful antelopes.
So prepare for a day with sights, incredible wildlife encounters, and unforgettable moments. It will be an adventure you won’t want to miss!
Enganzi Game Lodge:
Enganzi Game Lodge – With that affordable extra added touch, Enganzi Game Lodge offers quality yet reasonably priced.
Enganzi Game Lodge is the perfect base for exploring the scenic Queen Elizabeth Park with its wildlife, explosion craters, the vast Kyambura Gorge, the endless Maramagambo Forest, and more.
The tented cottages have a full bath and extensive views down the Albertine Escarpment to Queen Elizabeth Park.
We have used this Lodge for most of our mid-range Safari clients for over four years with excellent results at a value-added price.
Enganzi Game Lodge is also a family-friendly lodge open to children of all ages.
Meal Plan: Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner
Day 4 – Queen Elizabeth Park:
Morning Game Drive: The early game drive can begin at dawn, which is around 6:30 a.m. Your driver0guide and the Uganda Wildlife Ranger will guide you to where animals such as Lions, Leopards, Elephants, Buffaloes, Giraffes, Hippos, Warthogs, Hyenas, and much more.
A sunrise game drive allows you to see the predators return from the night’s hunt. The game drive is about three hours long. You can have breakfast before or after the game drive.
Optional – Lion Tracking Research: A drive searching for electronically collared lions with researchers. The cost per person is $100D. The lion tracking Research Experience is a one-of-a-kind activity that is very informative, and you definitely will see lions. Read more here.
Optional-Bush Breakfast: A traditional Safari bush breakfast can be arranged. This is combined with the morning game drive.
Kazinga Channel Boat Cruise:
In the afternoon, you take the famous Kazinga Channel Boat Cruise. The boat cruise begins at the Mweya Landing site, and you move along the channel banks toward Lake Edward.
This is a pleasant boat cruise where you can get great pictures of elephants, antelopes, predators such as crocodiles in the late afternoon, and buffaloes on shore. Hopefully, you will get an open-mouthed hippo shot with your camera.
The Boat Cruise is about two hours long. For most, it is a Queen Elizabeth Park Safari visit highlight.
Meal Plan: Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner
Day 5 – Kibale Forest – Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary:
Drive to Kibale Forest, which is a 2-hour plus Drive. Check into the Isunga Lodge.
Let us introduce you to Isunga Lodge, a hidden gem that offers incredible value for your money. This moderately priced Lodge has consistently impressed our guests during our safaris, and their feedback has been overwhelmingly positive.
Nestled in a secluded setting, Isunga Lodge features cozy cottages, each equipped with its ensuite bathroom. The privacy and tranquility offered here are truly unmatched. You can expect a comfortable and intimate stay with all the amenities to make your experience enjoyable.
One thing that sets Isunga Lodge apart is its thoughtful approach to food preparation. The meals provided are carefully crafted to satisfy your taste buds and cater to your dietary preferences. The Lodge takes pride in providing excellent service, ensuring that every aspect of your dining experience is top-notch.
Even more impressive is that Isunga Lodge offers all this at a moderate price. Many other lodges in Uganda with higher costs can’t match the value and quality you’ll find here. Isunga Lodge has consistently delivered exceptional customer service, maintaining a track record that speaks for itself.
We’re proud to say that we have never received a single complaint from our clients about their stay at Isunga Lodge. That’s a testament to the Lodge’s commitment to guest satisfaction and the overall quality of the accommodations and services.
So, if you’re looking for an affordable yet exceptional lodging experience in Uganda, Isunga Lodge should be at the top of your list. Prepare to be impressed by their warm hospitality, comfortable rooms, and delectable meals. Don’t miss out on this hidden gem that has left a lasting impression on all who have stayed there.
Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary:
Nature enthusiasts! Get ready for a fantastic adventure at Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary, next to the famous Kibale Forest. Brace yourself for the possibility of encountering chimpanzees once again, adding an extra thrill to your journey.
The sanctuary is a bird lover’s paradise, boasting various avian species. However, the magnificent Large Blue Turaco steals the show and is the sanctuary’s most renowned resident. Keep your eyes peeled and your camera ready for a chance to capture the vibrant beauty of this incredible bird.
But that’s not all! Kibale Forest is not only famous for its primates but also for its unique wildlife. Here, you’ll find Forest Elephants, a distinct and hairier subspecies of elephants known for their smaller size and tusks perfectly adapted for forest life. Watch for these fascinating creatures as they wander through the Forest. Additionally, Forest Buffaloes, sporting a redder hue than their savanna counterparts, can be spotted in this remarkable ecosystem.
Now, here’s something special about Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary. It’s a conservation area and a community project that has been exceptionally well put together. By paying the entrance and guide fees, you directly contribute to the local community, supporting their livelihoods and conservation efforts. So, while exploring this sanctuary, you’ll not only be surrounded by the wonders of nature but also positively impact the lives of the people who call this place home.
Get ready to immerse yourself in the beauty of Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary, marvel at the diverse birdlife, and keep your eyes open for the unique wildlife that calls this place their home. It’s an experience that combines nature conservation with community empowerment, creating a significant and memorable adventure.
Meal Plan: Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner
Day 6 – Kibale Forest – Chimpanzee Trekking:
You are about to embark on an epic adventure in Kibale Forest – Chimpanzee Trekking style!
Like the Gorilla Trek, we’ll start with an orientation where we’ll go over the rules for the trek. Remember, dress in the same attire you would for a gorilla trek. There is no need for gardening gloves or a packed lunch this time.
The Chimpanzee Trek itself is a three-hour activity, and here’s the deal: you’ll get to spend a whole hour with a troop of chimpanzees! How cool is that? You’ll observe these incredible creatures in their natural habitat, watching their playful antics and learning about their behaviors.
Here’s the good news: the Chimpanzee Trek is not as challenging as the gorilla trek. The terrain in Kibale Forest is quite different from Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, so you won’t have to face the same difficulty level. It’s still an exciting and rewarding experience, but a bit easier on the legs.
That’s not all! We’ve got an optional add-on for you – the Chimpanzee Habituation Experience. This one’s for the genuine adventure seekers. With the habituation experience, you’ll spend even more time with a chimpanzee troop that is being habituated to human presence. It’s a longer trek, lasting about six hours, but trust me, the rewards are worth it. Fewer participants can join this activity, so it’s even more exclusive.
So prepare for a day filled with chimpanzee encounters and breathtaking natural beauty. It’s time to make memories that will last a lifetime in the heart of Kibale Forest!
Nocturnal Forest Walk:
Nature enthusiasts! Prepare for an extraordinary adventure in Kibale Forest – a Nocturnal Forest Walk!
Picture this: as the Sun sets and darkness blankets the Forest, we’ll embark on a thrilling expedition into the mysterious world of Kibale after hours. Guided by experienced Uganda Wildlife Authority Rangers, we’ll traverse the forest trails under the shimmering moonlight.
During this nocturnal escapade, our rangers will skillfully use spotlights to illuminate the hidden wonders of the Forest. Prepare to witness a captivating spectacle as the creatures of the night come to life. From curious nocturnal mammals to elusive owls and other fascinating creatures, each step will reveal a new surprise.
As you immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the African Rainforest at night, you’ll gain a deeper appreciation for the ecosystem’s unique beauty and the incredible adaptations of its inhabitants. The Forest will come alive with enchanting calls, rustling leaves, and the occasional glimpse of glowing eyes in the darkness.
This Nocturnal Forest Walk is an opportunity to experience nature in a whole new light! It’s a chance to witness the hidden wonders of Kibale Forest that are often missed during the day.
So, grab your flashlight and sense of adventure, and join us for an unforgettable journey into the wild side of Kibale Forest after sunset. Get ready to be amazed, thrilled, and inspired as you delve into the heart of this magical ecosystem under the cover of night. Let the nocturnal adventure begin!
Meal Plan: Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner
Day 7 – Top of the World Hike – Drive to Entebbe:
All right, folks! After a hearty breakfast to fuel up, prepare for an epic hike to the top of the world! Along the way, you’ll come across three stunning crater lakes, leaving you in awe.
As you make your way through tea plantations, charming villages, and settlements, the scenery becomes more and more mesmerizing. And when you finally reach the top, oh boy, the views will take your breath away! Feast your eyes on the majestic Rwenzori Mountains of the Moon, the glorious Queen Elizabeth Park, and the picturesque crater lakes stretching before you.
Trust me, this 3-hour nature hike is worth it. You’ll have a knowledgeable guide accompanying you, pointing out interesting things and enlightening you about the region. So not only will you enjoy the breathtaking views, but you’ll also gain some fascinating insights along the way.
Once you’ve worked up an appetite, it’s time for a well-deserved lunch. Refuel and recharge because next up, we’ll return to Entebbe. We’ll ensure you arrive in the late afternoon, giving you time to relax and unwind.
We can arrange a dayroom for you to freshen up and take a breather if you need it. And why not treat yourself to a delicious dinner in Entebbe before your flight? You deserve it!
So here’s the plan: Breakfast to start your day right, an unforgettable hike with breathtaking views, a tasty lunch to satisfy your hunger, and finally, a smooth journey back to Entebbe. If you want, we’ve got you covered with a dayroom and a delicious dinner before your flight.
Meal Plan: Breakfast – Lunch. Prepare for an adventure-filled day and some incredible memories to take home with you!
What is included in this Value+ 7-Day Gorilla – Chimpanzee Trekking – Wildlife Safari?
- Experienced Ugandan Driver-Guide: A Safari becomes more enjoyable with a knowledgeable and professional Local Driver-Guide.
- Greet and Meet at Airport upon arrival: We provide meet and greet services, including a welcome gift and Safari Informational Packet.
- Full-Board Lodging: All meals are included except alcoholic drinks, sodas, and snacks that you might order apart from meals. Some luxury Lodges have non-premium alcoholic beverages and sodas.
- Private 4×4 Safari Vehicle with Pop-Up Roof: The vehicle has a car fridge, WiFi, and bottled Water.
- Gorilla Trekking: Gorilla Habituation Experience Permits are included in your Safari. Additionally, we provide porter services, a walking stick for support, and bottled Water. Read our Practical Gorilla Trekking Advice:
- WiFi Internet Access: Most Lodges only provide a WiFi Internet Connection in the main Lodge. We offer you a MiFi Router that gives you and your party access to the internet in your cottage or room, depending on nearby transmission towers.
- Spanish, French, Italian, German, Russian, Mandarin, Arabic Speaking Driver-Guides: At an extra cost.
- Your Dietary Needs can be met: Notify us if you are a vegan, vegetarian, or need a gluten-free diet. Halala dietary requirements can be completed in most instances. Strictly kosher nutritional requirements cannot be met on Safari. a.
- ; Automatic AMREF-Flying Doctors Air-Medivac Insurance coverage: Our clients have covered a rare need for medical evacuation to a hospital that meets international standards.
Not included: Visas, Travel Insurance, Laundry, Tips, drinks at lodges such as Alcoholic drinks and sodas, and optional listed activities.
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