Day 1: Drive to Kibale National Park
Have early morning breakfast. You will be picked by our tour guide who will drive you to Fort portal via Mubende from Kampala. Kibale is one of the most accessible rainforest in western Uganda, a haven for a wide variety of primates in East Africa. Check in your lodge for lunch, dinner and overnight.
- Ndali Lodge
- Mountains of the Moon Hotel
- Chimpanzee Guest house
- Kyaninga lodge
- Chimp Nest lodge.
Day 2: Chimpanzee tracking or Chimpanzee Habituation
After breakfast, receive a briefing from a UWA official about chimpanzee tracking. Thereafter, you will be led by the ranger guides through the forest for a whole day experience of chimpanzee habituation, or half day chimps tracking with your packed lunch. Have dinner and overnight at your lodge as on day one.
Day 3: Drive to Queen Elizabeth, afternoon boat cruise
After you breakfast, depart for Queen Elizabeth National Park. Have Lunch and relax as you wait for evening boat cruise. Enjoy an evening launch cruise on the Kazinga channel and into Lake Edward. Go sailing while viewing, Nile crocodile and hippopotamus at the banks along side buffalos, elephants and water birds, caimans, monitor lizards, marabou storks, weaver birds and elegant pairs of fish eagles. Take clear game photos since the boat provides an excellent plat form for photographing. Then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
- Mweya Safari Lodge
- Katara Lodge
- Enganzi Lodge
- Bush Lodge
Day 4: Chimpanzee Tracking / Game Drive
After your breakfast, have an encounter with the human closest “cousin” –Chimpanzees in their nature habitant found in the Kyambura gorge. Enjoy them playing, copying what people are doing among others. Take photos of these amazing creatures and then return to your lodge, for lunch and relaxation as preparing for an evening game drive. Enjoy evening game drive through Kasenyi plain to see huge herds of kob, Lions, warthogs graze bent down on their knees, guinea fowl, huge dark elephants among others. These provide dream photo opportunities for the visitors. Have dinner and overnight at your lodge as on day five.
Day 5: Transfer to Bwindi National Park
Breakfast and thereafter hit the road for Bwindi Impenetrable national park with a lunch stopover en route. Drive via the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park to have a clear view of the tree climbing lions as they rest in fig trees. Other possible sightings include Cape buffalo, antelopes, and warthog among others. Check in your lodge or hotel for dinner and overnight.
- Mahogany Springs Lodge
- Gorilla Mist Camp
- Wagtail Eco-Safari Camp
- Gift of Nature Lodge
Day 6: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Forest
Have breakfast and move for briefing at the park headquarters of the UWA official about the gorilla trackers code of conduct. Your guides will take you through the tracking in the misty impenetrable forest, along with your packed lunch. Have dinner and overnight, at your lodge as on day 5.
Day 7: Return to Kampala
Embark on the journey back to Kampala after your breakfast. Have a stopover in Mbarara for en route lunch. Continue to Kampala with another stopover at the Uganda Equator for memorable photographs, souvenir shopping and informative talk. Proceed to Kampala or Entebbe international Air port for your flight back home in case it’s scheduled on that day.