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 favourite 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.
Whatever your budget, our travel experts will work with you and give expert advice to make the very most of your available time and funds. They will guide you on the best time of year to travel, select the best value destinations and secure the little ‘add-ons’ that will make your tailor-made trip that extra bit special.
We are confident that we will offer highly competitive rates direct from our supplier network but we are always happy to compare with other quotes to ensure you secure the best value.
Catch your overnight flight from Philadelphia International Airport to Entebbe International
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.