5 Days Western Uganda Tour

WESTERN UGANDA TOUR PACKAGE ( Lake Mburo NP{Zebras & Girrafes} - Lake Bunyonyi - Bwindi NP {Gorilla trekking} - Queen Elizabeth NP {Elephants & Lions} )

Lake Mburo National Park is the closest game Park from Kampala city, Uganda, approximately 4 hours' drive to arrive. It’s endowed with several wildlife that includes Zebras, giraffes, buffaloes, hippos, waterbucks, warthogs, to mention a few. A game drive, boat cruise and birdwatching will leave you thrilling. Lake Bunyonyi is the deepest lake in Uganda and 2nd in Africa. It has a very beautiful scenery due to its numerous islands (29 in total) hence its view was similated in the famous Black Panther Movie as Wakanda. Mountain gorillas are only found in 3 countries (Uganda, Rwanda and DR Congo) in the whole world. Half of these Gorillas are found in Uganda. The main gorilla trekking in Uganda is done in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, an 8hours drive from Kampala, in southwest Uganda. Gorillas are creatures that are close to humans in almost every form. This package will give you an up-close moment with these gentle giants. Queen Elizabeth National Park is the most visited in Uganda. It lies on the equator and lies on the footsteps of Mt Rwenzori. A boat cruise on the Kazinga channel that connects two lakes (Edward and George) will give you a thrilling moment as you will see elephants, hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes, waterbucks and a number of bird species. A game drive in the park will leave you breathless.

Itinerary

NB: Airport pickup from Entebbe and hotel booking in Kampala can be arranged on demand.
DAY 1
06.30hrs. Pick up from your hotel in Kampala or a nearby town. Transfer to the Equator spot in Buwama and have breakfast (9.00hrs). Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park Have an early lunch (12.00hrs).
14.00hrs - 16.00hrs. Boat Cruise on Lake Mburo seeing animals like Hippos, Crocodiles and many birds.
16.00hrs. Evening game drive in the park seeing Zebras, Giraffes, Impalas, Elands, etc. 18.00hrs - 20.30hrs. Transfer to Kabale town, where you will spend your night at Bunyonyi Overland Resort. (Rambura Safaris Ltd reserves the right to find your another accommodation of the same standard in case Bunyonyi Overland Resort is fully booked on your arrival date)
DAY 2
Have enough sleep. 09.00hrs. Breakfast. Boat ride on the lake visiting some of the islands. Community hike around the nearby villages. Ziplining on top of the lake. Swimming in the lake (Optional for only good swimmers).
13.00hrs. Lunch.
14.00hrs - 19.00hrs. Transfer to Bwindi National Park Note: The place of accommodation will be based on, availability of gorilla permits at, a specific sector. There are 4 sectors in Bwindi, namely Buhoma, Ruhija, Rushaga and Nkuringo.
DAY 3
06.00hrs. Quick Breakfast or Parked Breakfast.
06.30hrs. Transfer to the starting point.
7.00hrs. Briefings and head into the forest to trek for the gorillas. On a good day, it will take you just 1 hour to find them, however, on a bad day, it might be up to 4hours of trekking. When in the presence of the gorillas, you will spend a whole 1 hour with them. Later, you will be driven back to the Lodge to have Lunch. Have a rest at the lodge and head out for a community walk in the evening. Dinner and sleep at leisure .
DAY 4
07.00hrs Breakfast and check out 08.00hrs Transfer to Queen Elizabeth. 13.30hrs Lunch at Mweya Canteen. 15.00hrs -17.00 hrs. Boat cruise on Kazinga Channel seeing animals like Hippos, Crocodiles. Elephants, buffaloes and many bird spieces. Evening game drive. Check in at Simba Safaris Lodge for dinner and accommodation.
DAY 5 .
06.00hrs. Quick Breakfast Head out for an early morning game drive. 10.00hrs. Return to the lodge, refresh and check out. 11.00hrs. Transfer back to Kampala 18.00hrs. Drop you at your hotel in Kampala or nearby towns.

Pocket Damage

1 person = USD 2500
2 people = USD 2200 per person.
3 - 6 people = USD 2100 per person
7 - 12 people = USD 2000 per person.
Above 12 people = USD 1900 per person.
This fee covers; Transport (4wheel Vehicle), Gorilla Permit, Tour / Site fees, Boat Cruise, meals(Breakfast, Lunch, dinner), accommodation and bottled water on board.

What to carry

- Warm clothes in case it gets cold.
-Closed Comfortable walking shoes.
- Hat or sun Glasses in case it gets so hot.
-Binoculars
- Zooming Camera for Photos

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