Your tailor-made safari holiday to Uganda

Gorilla in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.JPG Landscape Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda Ishasha Wilderness Camp Tented Room

Exploring the western regions of Uganda, you will have your own private driver/ guide throughout this itinerary in search of gorillas, chimpanzees and big game. After a night in Entebbe you will head to Mihingo Lodge in Lake Mburo National Park. In the afternoon, go for a boat ride and keep an eye out for crocodiles, buffalo, and hippos as well as colourful kingfishers, fish eagles and hamerkops with their enormous nests.

It's then time for your gorilla tracking experience staying at Buhoma Lodge in Bwindi National Park. 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.

Moving on to a vastly different landscape, largely open savannas, you will stay in two different areas of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Whilst staying at Ishasha Wilderness Camp in the Ishasha sector of the park, look out for the tree climbing lions which are unique to this region.At Mweya Lodge 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. Wildlife in the park include lion, elephant, cape buffalo, warthog, leopard, hyena, mongoose, waterbuck, Ugandan Kob, hippo and prolific bird life.

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Day 1

Catch your overnight flight from Philadelphia International Airport to Entebbe International

Day 2

1 night at Hotel No.5 | Entebbe & Kampala

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.

Room Type: Standard Room Meal Basis: BB Bed and Breakfast

Day 3

1 night at Mihingo Lodge | Lake Mburo

Today transfer to Lake Mburo National Park.

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

Day 4 - 5

2 nights at Buhoma Lodge | Bwindi

Today transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.

Room Type: Cottage room Meal Basis: FB Full Board

Day 6 - 7

2 nights at Ishasha Wilderness Camp | Queen Elizabeth National Park

Today transfer to the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park.

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

Day 8 - 9

2 nights at Mweya Safari Lodge | Queen Elizabeth National Park

Today transfer to the Mweya sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park.

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

Day 10

Today transfer to Entebbe International Airport where you will connect with your onward flight home.

Tailor-made itinerary from $8,620 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 gorilla tracking permit in Bwindi National Park [age restriction: 15 years minimum]
  • One boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel, Queen Elizabeth National Park

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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