Luxury Gorilla Trek
The 5 days luxury gorilla trek Uganda safari is a combo safari. This African luxury safari in Uganda gives you the best of gorilla and wildlife. On the 5 day luxury gorilla trek Uganda safari you will visit 2 parks. They include Bwindi and Queen Elizabeth National Parks. The luxury gorilla trek Uganda safari starts and ends in Kampala. The focus of this fly in Uganda gorilla safari is gorilla trekking and game drives. Your accommodation on the luxury gorilla trek Uganda safari will be high end. This luxury gorilla trek Uganda safari is meant to cut down on the driving time from Kampala. This is a time saver for people looking ti track gorillas. You can have a look at the luxury gorilla trek Uganda safari itinerary.
Day 1: KAMPALA – BWINDI FOREST NATIONAL PARK
You will be met by our Uganda safari rep at your luxury hotel in Kampala. You will get some time for a briefing on the luxury gorilla trek Uganda safari. Enjoy a transfer to Entebbe in time for the 1245 flight to Kihihi. You will be met on arrival at the airstrip by our guide. You will drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Arrive at your Bwindi luxury accommodation in time for late lunch. Afternoon will be spent exploring the local villages. This will include a visit to the Batwaa people. They are also referred to as the pigmies. Return to Buhoma Homestead in time for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: BWINDI FOREST NATIONAL PARK
Start your the luxury gorilla trek Uganda safari with an early breakfast. You will then head to the park offices to get briefed and at 8:00am. Embark on the Uganda gorilla trek along the designated trails. Gorilla trekking might take up to 6 hours depending on the gorilla’s movement. The trek though tiresome, is very well rewarding when you meet the apes. You will spend time with and photographing these great gorillas. Take note of their inviting brown expressive eyes. This is a life time thrill of a wild life adventure only Africa can offer you. After your one hour with the gorillas, return to the starting point. With picnic lunch done, you will enjoy a transfer back to Buhoma Homestead. Afternoon will be at leisure. Dinner and overnight will be at your luxury lodge.
Day 3: BWINDI – QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
The luxury gorilla trek Uganda safari day starts with an early breakfast. This will be followed by a drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park. The drive goes through Ishasha sector in the south of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Here you will spend some time searching for tree climbing lions. After lunch you will proceed to north to Katungulu town. You will arrive in time for an evening game drive in Queen Elizabeth. Proceed to Mweya Safari Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
Start your luxury gorilla trek Uganda safari with early breakfast. This is before you undertake a game drive in the Kasenyi tracks and the Queen’s Mile. This is in the open savannah plains of Queen Elizabeth National Park. You have the opportunity to explore a range of wild game here. They include the cape Buffaloes, Leopards, Topi, Elephants, Kobs, Waterbucks and Warthogs. You also have the Hyena, lions, side stripped jackals among other wildlife. There is also an abundance of bird species since Queen Elizabeth National Park. Return to your luxury accommodation in Queen Elizabeth. After relaxation and lunch, you will head to the Mweya Jetty. You will have an afternoon 2-hour boat cruise running along the Kazinga channel. The channel stretches from Lake George to Lake Edward covering 45km distance. This cruise offers you an opportunity to see wildlife at close range. The cruise also offers an excellent platform for photography, bird watching and game viewing. From the boat you will head to your accommodation place. Dinner and overnight will be at Mweya Safari Lodge.
Day 5: QUEEN ELIZABETH – KAMPALA
Start your day with an early game drive in Queen Elizabeth. Return to your lodge for a leisurely breakfast. This is to be followed by a transfer to Kasese. Upon arrival, you will be checked into the 1455hrs flight to Entebbe. Our driver will be at hand to receive you at 1555hrs and transfer you to Kampala. Drop off at your Kampala hotel.