11 Days Gorilla, Primates And Wildlife Safari

11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife Safari | Uganda Primate Safaris

11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife Safari overview
11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife SafariThis 11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife Safari starts and ends in Uganda. This tour will take you to the most fantastic national parks, these parks include Lake Mburo national park for game viewing and boat trips, Bwindi impenetrable national park for gorilla trekking, Queen Elizabeth National park for game drives and the boat safaris, visit Murchison falls national park to enjoy the wildlife and the water animals, visit Kibale National park to enjoy chimpanzee trekking, tour the source of the Nile and many more attractions.

11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife Safari Detailed Itinerary
Day 1: Pick up from Entebbe Airport
Upon your arrival at the airport, the guide will meet you and you will be taken to your booked lodge in Entebbe and relax for the rest of the day, as you prepare to start your safari the next day.

Main destination: Entebbe
Accommodation: Lake Victoria view Guest house Budget guest house located in or near Entebbe
Meals & drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 2 Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park
After breakfast, transfer to Lake Mburo National Park (4 Hours’ drive) with a stop at the equator for photographs. Expect en-route game viewing with animals such as Zebra, Impala, and Eland and other savannah species and birds like African Fin foot, Papyrus, Bush Shrike, and so on. After lunch, take an afternoon Boat trip on Lake Mburo to see hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes, and variety of bird species including the rare shoebill.

Main destination: Lake Mburo National Park
Accommodation: Eagle’s Nest Mid-range tented camp located just outside Lake Mburo NP
Meals drinks:All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife SafariWake up early for morning game drive to catch up with early raisers and predators returning to the hide outs, and proceed to Bwindi Impenetrable National park with en route game viewing. The journey goes through beautiful views of Kigezi Hills, “the Switzerland of Africa”, have picnic lunch en-route and relax in the evening as we wait for dinner and overnight

Main destination: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Accommodation: Rushaga Gorilla Camp Mid-range lodge bordering Bwindi NP without fences
Meals & drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 4: Gorilla tracking Adventure
Have breakfast, and after transfer to the park headquarters (with packed lunch and water) for briefing before setting off to the forest in search for gorillas. Time taken searching for these humble giant apes is unpredictable. However, it ranges between 2-8 hours depending on their movement. The activity goes through steep rocks climbing up and down making it tiresome. However, the thrill of encountering these giant primates erases the poor memories you went through in trying to find them.

Main destination: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Accommodation: Rushaga Gorilla Camp Mid-range lodge bordering Bwindi NP without fences
Meals & drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 5: Bwindi Forest – Queen Elizabeth National Park.
11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife SafariHave breakfast and after depart for Queen Elizabeth National Park with lots of game viewing enroute, including tree-climbing lions in Ishasha sector. This jorney may take longer depending what you see along the road, you will pass through the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth and head to the North where we shall have most of our activities the next day.

Main destination: Queen Elizabeth National Park
Accommodation: The Bush Lodge Budget Tented camp (Shared Bathroom and Toilet)
Meals& drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)


Day 6: Full day tour activities in Queen Elizabeth Park.
11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife SafariAfter a cup of tea / coffee, to go for a game drive and catch up with the early risers, and predators trying to get back to their hide outs. Return for full breakfast and lunch at the Lodge, relax as we wait for lunch, later go for afternoon launch cruise on the Kaziga channel, famous for the highest concentration of Hippos in Africa, alongside other animals like Buffaloes, and huge crocodiles basking on the shores, as well as 611 birds species.

Main destination: Queen Elizabeth National Park
Accommodation: The Bush Lodge Budget Tented camp (Shared Bathroom and Toilet)
Meals & drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 7: Queen Elizabeth – Kibale Forest.
11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife SafariHome to 13 primate’s species have breakfast and after transfer to Kibale Forest National Park through Fort-portal, amidst the great mountains of the moon offering you beautiful sceneries. Lunch at the Lodge and proceed for chimpanzee tracking. Expect other primates too like the Mangabeys, colobus monkeys, Red-tailed monkeys, bush babies baboons and many more.

Main destination: Kibale National Park
Accommodation: Kibale Forest Camp Budget Tented camp (Shared Bathroom and Toilet)
Meals & drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 8: Kibale Forest – Murchison falls National Park.
Have breakfast and connect to Murchison falls National Park, arrive by evening, have lunch along the way and drive direct to the top of the falls where the park derives its name. Here you will see the calm Nile forcing its self through a narrow gorge of 7 meters wide to fall a distance of about 150 ft down producing a thunderous roar of white water- incredible scenery!

Main destination: Murchison Falls National Park
Accommodation: Fort Murchison Lodge Budget Tented camp (Shared Bathroom and Toilet)
Meals & drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 9: Full Day tour activities in Murchison Falls Park.
11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife SafariTake a cup of tea/coffee and go for a game drive before dawn to catch up with predators and early risers. Expect animals such as jackals, Lions, Leopards, spotted hyenas, giraffe, antelope, elephant, Buffaloes, Uganda kob and many more. You will retire from the game drive for late breakfast and lunch and then in the afternoon you will go for a Boat ride on the Victoria Nile. The boat trip will take you to the bottom of the falls where you will view animals like the buffaloes, hippos, crocodiles, elephants and plenty of water birds like fish eagles and rare shoebills and many more.
11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife Safari
Main destination:Murchison Falls National Park
Accommodation: Fort Murchison Lodge Budget Tented camp (Shared Bathroom and Toilet)
Meals & drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 10: Transfer to Jinja & visit the source of the Nile.
Wake up so early and have breakfast and then transfer to Jinja were you will arrive in time for lunch but you will have a stopover at the Zziwa Rhino sanctuary to view some Rhinos and after you will proceed to Jinja and then visit the source of the Nile.

Main destination: Jinja
Accommodation: Nile Village Resort Mid range Lodge located in or near Jinja
Meals & drinks: All meals included Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 11: Picnic drive Back to Kampala.
After breakfast, and then drive back to Kampala and the guide will either drop at the airport for your departure flight or at the hotel for your stay.

Main destination: Entebbe
Accommodation: End of tour (no accommodation)
Meals & drinks: Breakfast (Dinner not included) Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

End 11 Days Gorilla & Primates Safaris in Uganda
Additional accommodation can be arranged for extra cost.
You’ll be dropped off at the airport (or hotel).

This 11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife Safari Includes
• Park fees (For non-residents)
• Gorilla permits (One per person, non-resident)
• Chimp permits (One per person, non-resident)
• All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
• All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
• A professional driver/guide
• All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
• All Taxes/VAT
• Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
• Drinking water (On all days)
This 11 Days Uganda Primates wildlife Safari Excludes
• International flights (From/to home)
• Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
• Tips
• Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
• Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees