7 Day Uganda Adventure Safari with Gorillas
This 7 Day Uganda Adventure Safari with Gorillas takes you to Queen Elizabeth Park and Murchison Falls Park giving you a combined thrill and excitement of a typical Uganda wildlife Safari.
The 7 Day Safari Mid Range Price: 1pax – $3220 | 2pax – 2590pp | 3pax – $2450pp | 4pax – 2205pp | 5pax – 2050pp
The 7 Day Safari Budget Price: 1pax – $2820 | 2pax – $2080 | 3pax- 1930 | 4pax- 1890
Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls Park en-route Rhino Sanctuary
Drive northwards to Murchison falls National Park. With a hot lunch en-route, prepare yourselves for the breathtaking scenery and a short nature walk to the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary in Masindi. The guided nature walk in the sanctuary brings you up close with the endangered rhinos. In the evening arrive into the national park and transfer directly to your lodge for dinner and overnight at your accommodation preference.
Total Drive time: Approximately 6 – 7 hours’ drive. Accommodation Option: Midrange: Murchison River Lodge / Fort Murchison lodge
After an early morning breakfast, enjoy an early game drive and enjoy some of the vast array of game animals like giraffes, elephants and buffalo that roam the park. Return to Lodge for Lunch. In the afternoon take a Boat Launch upstream to the foot of the thundering Murchison Falls offering great photo opportunities of this marvel of nature. Also along the banks of the River you will be able to see animals like Hippos, crocodiles, and unique bird species for the avid Bird watchers. Dinner and overnight as night before.
Day 3: Transfer from Murchison Falls to Fort Portal
After an early breakfast leave the national park and proceed in the direction of Fort Portal traversing along the Great Rift Valley and the Rwenzori Mountain ranges could be seen at a good range as you progress to Fort Portal town. Lunch en–route. Check in for overnight and dinner at your accommodation preference. This is a detour location to cut up the long transfer from Murchison Falls up to Queen Elizabeth Park which can last up to 12 hours
Accommodation Option: Midrange: Mountains of the Moon Hotel, Travel time: 7- 8 hours.
Day 4: Transfer from Fort Portal to Queen Elizabeth Park
An early breakfast, continue farther down following the mystical mountain ranges to Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will arrive in time for lunch and later prepare for an afternoon safari by boat on the Kazinga channel connecting both Lake George and Edward. This evening, spend the time off at leisure and later prepare for dinner and overnight at accommodation of your choice.
Accommodation Options: Midrange: Enganzi Lodge, Ihamba Safari Lodge. Drive time: 3 – 4 hours.
This morning after your early breakfast, have another game drive in the North of the park and have a chance to spot the Uganda Kobs, elephants, lions, and later after lunch, depart the northern side of the park and drive southwards to the Ishasha sector the area famed for the tree climbing lions. As you drive through, you may see wildlife and also tree climbing lions. Spend the rest of the evening with another game drive and try out your luck. Then drive to Bwindi Forests to your lodge at leisure for dinner and overnight.
Accommodation Options: Midrange: Bakiga Lodge, Drive time: 2 – 3 hours.
Day 6: Gorilla Tracking Day
This after your breakfast, head to the Uwa headquarters for the gorilla tracking briefing. so as to see the most rare endangered animals, and the most specifically highlights of the country Uganda. The Mountains gorillas. Go the tracking will take for about 6-7 hours long from the start times. Return to your lodging for an overnight.
Day 7: Transfer back to Entebbe
This morning, have breakfast at leisure and later, transfer back to Kampala with lunch en-route and wonderful photography at the equator. This day is reserved for evening flights through Entebbe International airport.
What’s Included on 7 Day Uganda Adventure Safari
- Park fees(For non-residents)
- 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
- Roundtrip airport transfer
- Meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
- Drinks(As specified in the day-by-day section)
Excluded; International flights(From/to home), Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour, Tips(Tipping guideline), Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.), Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees, Some meals(As specified in the day-by-day section