6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari


A six day wildlife adventure safari in Uganda, visit queen elizabeth national park and the bwindi national park.

6 days Mountain gorillas and game viewing safaris

  • Day 1: Arrival and pick up from airport
  • Day 2: Game drive and transfer to Bwindi
  • Day 3: Gorilla trekking
  • Day 4: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Day 5: Early morning game drive, afternoon launch cruise
  • Day 6: Return to Kampala

Package includes

  • Pick-up and drop-off in Kampala
  • Transport in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Services of an English speaking driver guide
  • Fuel for the whole trip
  • Accommodation and meal plan as per the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees
  • Drinking water while in the vehicle

Package Excludes

  • Pre and post tour accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala
  • International airfares
  • Uganda Visa (USD50.00 which can be paid on arrival at the Airport
  • Items of personal nature such as tips, drinks, and laundry

6 days Mountain gorillas and game viewing safaris

Day 1 Arrival and pick up from airport

Our safari guide will be on wait at Entebbe airport upon your arrival to welcome you for your Uganda safari. Meet and greet and drive you to Lake Mburo National Park; 230km (3.30 hours drive) west of Kampala on a well paved tarmac road. You will have lunch at Equator line crossing area at Kayabwe, buy craft souvenir, sip a hot cup of coffee and photo opportunity. You will then move on arriving early evening and check in your hotel. You will take a late evening guided game drive and view wildlife wind up day activities. Get back for a hot dinner and overnight stay.

Day 2 Game drive and transfer to Bwindi

You will get up with the early bird, take a hot cup of coffee with a snack and get onto the waiting car for a game drive and start your wilderness safari to Uganda. You meet mammals get into activities of the day before the sun heats up and temperatures rise high. You will get back to hotel for late breakfast and check out. You will have lunch in Mbarara town and proceed on the Ankole flat plains before ascending Kigezi hills and arriving at your hotel early evening. Have dinner and enough rest.

Day 3 Gorilla trekking

Mountain gorilla trek experiences start with a cup of coffee grown from hills adjacent to gorilla habitat and get to park offices for registration, briefing and assigning ranger escort. You will have packed lunch because duration of trekking may not be ascertained. You will spend roughly one hour with the trekked gorilla family and begin your return journey from the forest. You will go to your hotel and be welcomed with a hot lunch and a necessary afternoon nap to shake off fatigue of the day. You will take a brief evening walk through the local communities and broaden your Uganda safari experiences. Get back to hotel for dinner and more relaxation.

Day 4 Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Climax your gorilla trek experiences with breakfast taken at leisure from coffee grown on the hills adjacent gorilla habitat and start your safari to Queen Elizabeth National Park another prominent destination on your Ugandan safari. You will descend the Kigezi escarpments on to the floor of the Albertine rift valley and explore the savannah grasslands for tree climbing lions basking in the fig trees from the afternoon burning sun. You will have lunch in the wilderness and explore the African grassland before driving along the shores of Kazinga channel on to your hotel arriving late evening for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 5 Early morning game drive, afternoon launch cruise

Get up with the first bird, take a hot cup of coffee with a snack and set off for an early morning game drive a major attraction to travellers for safaris to Uganda. You will meet lots of wildlife species; mammals, birds, insects, vegetation species and a very beautiful scenic view. You will get back to your hotel for late breakfast and proceed to Mweya peninsular. You will have a hot lunch by the steep escarpments facing the magnificent Kazinga channel. You will get onto 3.00pm boat cruise to check out mammals cooling off the heat of the day on the shores of the channel. It is one of the must do tourism activities on an adventure safari to Uganda. You will then do a brief evening game drive on the way to your hotel for dinner and relaxation.

Day 6 Return to Kampala

Take breakfast at leisure and check out of the hotel by 8.00pm for return journey to Kampala. You will cross the Equator line crossing area at Kikorongo and proceed on the floor of the rift valley with Rwenzori escarpments very prominent on your left side. You will have lunch en route and arrive in Kampala late afternoon. Our safari guide will drop you at Entebbe Airport for your outbound flight or any other place of your choice to mark end of Uganda safari.

Lodges in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Mweya Safari Lodge

Luxury Lodge

Ihamba Lakeside Safari Lodge

Mid-range Lodge

Heritage Safari Lodge

Budget Lodge

Lodges in Bwindi Forest National Park

Chameleon Hill Lodge

Luxury Lodge

Gorilla Mist Camp

Mid-range Lodge

Broad Bill Camp

Budget Lodge

Lodges in Lake Mburo National Park

Mihingo Lodge

Luxury Lodge

Rwakobo Rock

Mid-range Lodge

Leopards Rest Camp

Budget Lodge

Lodges in Murchison Falls National Park

Paraa Safari Lodge

Luxury Lodge

Pakuba Safari Lodge

Mid-range Lodge

Heritage Safari Lodge

Budget Lodge

Standard Safari vehicles

Luxury Safari Vehicles

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