departure 10- day Safari and Gorilla Trek
and Birds in Queen Elizabeth
Park; Chimps in Kyambura;
in Bwindi and Mgahinga. It returns via Kabale and Lake Bunyonyi.
departures 6 MAR, 10 APR, 8 MAY, 5 JUN, 10 JUL, 7 AUG, 4 SEP, 2 OCT,
6 NOV. 4 DEC
at Volcanoes Mount Gahinga Rest Camp, in the shadow of the Virunga Volcanoes
Travellers Rest Hotel in Kisoro; and mobile camp at Bwindi.
1 Arrive at Entebbe Airport, met by guides and continue to Kampala
to freshen up and have breakfast.
off on the southbound to the escarpment overlooking the great rift valley.
Descend to the Queen Elizabeth National Park, game-viewing en-route.
O/N: Mweya / Jacana (FB).
catch up on your sleep or go for an early morning game drive to
out the wildlife. Visit the crater area for game viewing. O/N:
Mweya / Jacana (FB)
to Kyambura to track chimpanzees . A boat cruise on the famous Kazinga
Channel. O/N: Mweya / Jacana (FB)
for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Roads permitting, drive via Ishasha, home
of tree climbing lions or drive through farmland. Time permitting go for
a guided nature walk. O/N: Volcanoes Mobile Camp (FB).
tracking in the forest (subject to permits). A tough, arduous day, but
coming face to face with the great primates is worth it. Or go for a nature
walk exploring one of Africa¹s few afro-montane forests full of birds,
monkeys and butterflies. O/N: Volcanoes Mobile Camp (FB)..
for Mgahinga. From Kanaba Gap see the dramatic Virunga volcanoes in the
distance. Lunch at Travellers Rest Kisoro. Drive to Mgahinga. Take in the
awesome view. O/N: Mt. Gahinga Rest Camp (FB).
Extra: (Subject to permits), Tracking gorillas in the mist. O/N: Mt. Gahinga
Rest Camp (FB).
visit the emerald green Lake Mutanda. Take a canoe ride and relax at Volcanoes
private island. Or start for Muko on Lake Bunyonyi, take a boat to arrive
for a late lunch. Afternoon walk in Kabale or near lake
White Horse Inn/Far Out Camp (FB).
to Kampala, lunch en route. Time allowing, go for a guided tour of
Kampala, a city spread out on green hills with a quaint mixture of Anglo-Indian
architecture. O/N: Sheraton /Grand Imperial (BB)
the Source of the mighty River Nile at Jinja, where the Central African
waters start on their way to the Med. Packed lunch. For the courageous,
optional half day rafting on the Nile. For the lazy, an
snooze by the river. Return to Entebbe via Kampala, freshen up and
transfer to airport.
person sharing a twin room: USD 2758
Gorilla permit : USD 240
includes a safari car with guide for the itinerary stated, one gorilla
chimpanzee permit, boat trips, park fees, accommodation on a shared
& meals as stated.
viewing is subject to availability of permits.