7 DAYS PRIMATES TOUR
This safari gives you the opportunity to visit the most important National Parks in Uganda for primates viewing that is to say Bwindi, Queen Elizabeth and Kibale National Parks. During the safari expect to take the Gorilla trekking activity and the chimpanzee trekking in Kibale Forest. You will do a lot of birding and game drives in private vehicles along the Queen Elizabeth National Park, including the boat cruise along Kazinga Channel. Anybody can join this tour itinerary, though gorilla trekking can generally be the most interesting activity in terms of readiness to walk many hours in the typical rain forest. Therefore all the year long is possible to undertake gorilla tracking and game drives in Uganda. Although dry seasons are most likely to guarantee better road conditions in the parks
Day 1 Our company representative will meet you on your arrival at Entebbe International Airport where he will drive you to Kampala for your dinner and overnight at Sheraton Hotel, Serena hotel or similar, Holiday express, Cassia lodge
Day 2 – Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After an early breakfast drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest via Mbarara, where you will have lunch en route. On your way, admire the green tea plantations, the Ankole cattle and the Ugandan farms. You reach Bwindi in the evening for dinner and overnight at Chameleon Hill Lake Mutanda, Buhoma Community, Gorilla Mist Lodge.
Day 3 – The encounter with mountains gorillas
After an early breakfast drive to the site for briefing before the start of the trekking at 8.00am. The forest is spectacular as it offers a dramatic, heavily dense landscape crossed by numerous animal trails, allowing access for tourists. This park is best known for the fascinating mountains gorillas. The time taken to reach them and the terrain varies according to the movements of these primates. The thrill of spending time with and observing the gorillas is a rare, moving, is an awesome and exciting adventure. The gorillas are shy and peaceful animals and it is an unforgettable experience to watch and photograph them as they interact with each other. Dinner and overnight at Gorilla resort, Buhoma Community bandas or Gorilla mist Lodge
Day 4 – Tree climbing lions of Ishasha
After an early breakfast you drive via the Ishasha Sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Go for the game drive in the open savannah covered by acacia trees on the edge of the Albertine Rift Valley. You will have a glance at the typical tree climbing lions, a population which is only found in this part of the country. It is impressive to see the animals while they are resting lying on top of the fig’s trees. Have lunch en route. In the afternoon proceed to Mweya Safari Lodge or Ihamba Safari Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 5 – Boat cruise along Kazinga Channel and Lake Edward
After a cup of coffee, embark on an early morning game drive along Kasenyi and Queens mile tracks in the park and expect to see lions, elephants, cape buffalo, warthogs, leopard, spotted hyena, mangoose, waterbucks, Uganda kobs, topi and a lot of small animals and birds. Return to the lodge for breakfast and relax on the swimming pool. After lunch board the boat cruise for the best navigation of the Kazinga Channel, a good experience for birding, as you will see many water birds, cormorants, pelicans, eagles, as well as crocodiles, hippos, elephants. In the evening you proceed to Fort Portal for dinner and overnight at mountains of the moon hotel, Primates Lodge or Chimpanzee View guest house
Day 6 – Chimpanzees trekking in Kibale National Park
After an early Breakfast, you drive to Kibale National Park for the chimpanzee and primate trekking in the forest. Find one of the largest populations of chimpanzees in Uganda. After lunch in Fort Portal return to Kampala for dinner and overnight at Sheraton Hotel, Serena hotel or similar, or Holiday express, Cassia lodge
After breakfast in the morning have a brief city tour and visit some of traditional in Uganda particularly in Kampala city have lunch and drive to Entebbe for your next flight back home End of Tour