Your tailor-made safari holiday to Uganda

With this itinerary you will get a chance to take in the very best of what Uganda has to offer from, Gorillas in Bwindi to Lions in Queen Elizabeth National Park. We have also been careful to select some of our favorite properties in Uganda, so whilst you may be taking in some of Africa's finest wilderness your journey will be extremely comfortable throughout, Finally to make this experience as rich as possible you will also be accompanied by your own personal driver/ guide for the duration of your time in Uganda. Please Note: Gorilla and Chimpanzee Trekking has an age restriction of minimum 15 years.

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Day 1

Catch your overnight flight from Philadelphia International Airport to Entebbe International

Day 2

1 night at Mihingo Lodge | Lake Mburo

Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport you will be met by a member of the Mahlatini team who will transfer you by road to your hotel in Lake Mburo National Park.

Room Type: Cottage Meal Basis: FB Full Board

Day 3 - 4

2 nights at Buhoma Lodge | Bwindi

Today you will be met by a member of the Mahlatini team who will transfer you by road to your lodge in the Bwindi region. During your Gorilla Tracking, experienced wildlife guides along with trackers and porters will accompany you through the ever-green forest. The journey, through dense foliage and up steep climbs, leads you to lifetime experience of viewing mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. After finding the Gorillas, you will have an opportunity to be within meters of these magnificent apes, sharing in their daily lives and experiencing their day-to-day activities. With an estimated 850 Gorilla population in the world, spending one hour with a Gorilla family is a once in a lifetime experience! In the afternoon, you have option to visit a women project (Ride 4 a woman). It's a charitable organization set up to support women struggling with poverty, HIV and domestic violence. Your visit indirectly supports the project work and while here, you may participate in basketry, weaving, making local dishes and have an opportunity for last minute craft shopping.

Room Type: Cottage room Meal Basis: FB Full Board

Day 5 - 6

2 nights at Ishasha Wilderness Camp | Queen Elizabeth National Park

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to your camp in the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Explore the Ishasha sector, pristine and untouched, famous for its tree climbing Lions which are unique to this region.

Room Type: Safari Tent Meal Basis: FBS Full Board and Scheduled Safari Activities

Day 7 - 8

2 nights at Mweya Safari Lodge | Queen Elizabeth National Park

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to your camp in the Mweya sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park. During your time here you will have the opportunity to view a wide variety of animals from game drive vehicles as well as a unique boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel, headed into Lake Edward. Lion, Elephant, Cape buffalo, Warthogs, Leopard, Hyena, Mongoose, Waterbuck, Ugandan Kob, Hippo & a prolific bird life are to mention a few!

Room Type: Standard Room Meal Basis: FBS Full Board and Scheduled Safari Activities

Day 9 - 10

2 nights at Kyaninga Lodge | Kibale

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to your lodge in the Kibale region. Chimpanzee tracking starts early in the morning. The guide will provide detailed explanations on not only primates, but also on all the forest's fauna and flora, ensuring that your walk is both informative and enjoyable. This walk is excellent for viewing bird life and primates in close quarters.

Room Type: Cottage Meal Basis: FB Full Board

Day 11

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to Entebbe International Airport where you will connect with your onward flight home.

Tailor-made itinerary from $10,210 pp

Includes

  • International flights from Philadelphia International Airport
  • Meals and accommodation as per itinerary
  • All road transfers as indicated in the itinerary
  • Game drives while on safari
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees
  • Private professional English speaking safari guide
  • Transportation with exclusive use of 4X4 safari vehicle as per itinerary
  • Complimentary bottled water while on safari
  • One chimpanzee tracking permit in Kibale National Park [age restriction: 15 years minimum]
  • One boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel, Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • One gorilla tracking permit in Bwindi National Park [age restriction: 15 years minimum]

Excludes

  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Visa fees
  • Beverages with the exception of all inclusive hotels
  • Premium brands whilst all inclusive

Flights

  • Outward Flight:
  • Overnight from Philadelphia International Airport to Entebbe International
  • Return Flight:
  • Overnight from Entebbe International to Philadelphia International Airport

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