11 days gorilla and wildlife safari is one of the iconic Uganda Safari packages, crafted for all Holiday Makers that Opt to go for a gorilla trekking Safari, Wildlife Safari and other Insights around the top Visited destinations, this can be crafted for solo travelers and Group Safari Adventurers to combine Uganda and Rwanda, Well, if your prefer enjoying all the 11 Days Safari holiday in Uganda alone, then, Our Uganda Safari experts will tailor your itinerary to include other amazing Activities.
Uganda, being a haven of unending insights shouldn’t miss on any of your 11 Days Safari Holiday, we feature the best known wonders of the Jungles, With Bwindi Impenetrable forest hosting vast Species like the colobus monkeys, chimpanzees, hundreds of birds present all around the year such as hornbills, Kingfishers, Herons, turacos. The Park is most notable for the more than half of the world’s population of the endangered mountain gorillas. 14 habituated mountain Bwindi gorilla groups are open to tourism in four different sectors of Buhoma, Ruhijja, Rushaga and the Nkuringo
Day 1. Arrival and transfer to your hotel
You will be met by our company representative at Kigali International Airport, later you will be transferred to Urban boutique Hotel located in a very convenient and strategic part of Kiyovu Kigali, Des mill Collins that offer a culinary experience or a similar lodge/Hotel for a dinner and over night. Incase you are not tired, feel free to keep an eye at the chanting Bird species or enjoying the fine ambiance around the Accommodation
Day 2 . Kigali city tour
Have early morning breakfast and proceed with city tour in Kigali and visit National History museum, gisozi genocide museum, Nyamata church and Ntarama, local African markets, Caplaki craft centre, a handcraft shop later you will be transferred to Volcanoes National Park. Dinner and over night at Mountain Gorilla view Lodge, Hotel la bamboo or kinigi guest house.
Day 3. Golden monkey tracking and Iby,iwacu ex-poachers village.
Have breakfast and go for golden monkey tracking. You will retire for lunch and proceed to visit Iby’iwacu ex-poachers village. Dinner and Overnight at Mountain Gorilla view Lodge.
Day 4. Transfer to Uganda
Have morning breakfast and Proceed to kyanika, Rwanda -Uganda boarder, cross to Lake Bunyonyi and take a boat cruise to the Punishment Island. After lunch you will be transferred to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. Dinner and overnight at wagatail eco camp, gorilla safari resort or similar.
Day 5 .Gorilla trekking safari.
Have morning breakfast and go for gorilla trekking in this Cold primeval forest existing just like it was 50 years ago, there is lots to encounter with, the forest is believed to host over 120 mammals species, 348 bird species, 220 butterfly species and 27 frog species. Included among the forest mammals that include forest elephants and yellow-backed duikers. While the Bwindi mountain gorillas are the most notable of the forest’s primates. After that have your lunch and relax a bit as you prepare to attend cultural Performance by pygmies in the late evening. Dinner and overnight at wagtail eco camp, gorilla safari resort or similar.
Day 6 .Transfer to queen Elizabeth.
Have morning breakfast and Leave for Queen Elizabeth National Park, The road drive is Surely rewarding, through the serrated crowning hills via the majestic Urban settlements with dotted Unique cultures of people. Drive through Ishasha sector, Instead of scanning your eyes across vast savannah grasslands, look up, and you might find the Ishasha tree climbing lions lurking in the sycamore-fig trees, It is noted that the lions have adopted this unusual behavior to eMweya safari lodge.
Day 7 . Morning game drive and transfer to Kibale national park.
You will go for early morning Game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park, This Open Uganda Savannah park is known for its abundant wildlife, including African elephants, African buffaloes, Ugandan kobs, hippopotamus, topi, waterbucks, warthogs, giant forest hog, Nile crocodile, leopards, spotted hyenas, chimpanzee and lions. Overall, the park is home to 95 mammal species and over 600 bird species. Return for lunch and in the afternoon go for boat cruise along the Kazinga channel and into Lake Edward and there after visit Katwe salt lake. In the evening you will be transferred to Kibale. Dinner and overnight at Mountains of the Moon Hotel, chimpnest lodge or similar.
Day 8.Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale National Park.
Kibale forest is known to contain the last remaining expanses to contain both lowland and montane forests. In eastern Africa sustaining the last significant expanse of pre-montane forest. The forest hosts one of the highest diversity and concentration of primates in Africa offering an ideal Chimpanzee tracking Safari destination. It is home to a large number of endangered chimpanzees, as well as the Endangered red colobus monkey and the rare L’Hoest’s monkey . Have early morning breakfast and go for Chimpanzee tracking thereafter have lunch after proceed to bigodi swamp for nature walk.
Day 9 . Transfer to Murchison falls National Park.
Have early morning breakfast and Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park, On your arrival to MFNP, you will Visit the top of the falls and later check-in at Paraa Safari Lodge for dinner and overnight. This Park is Uganda’s largest national park bisected by the Victoria Nile from east to west for a distance of about 115 kilometers, and famously known for its thunderous Murchison Falls, where the waters of the Nile flow through a narrow gorge only 7 meters wide before plunging 43 metres down feeding the Savannah which hosts the largest population of Nile crocodiles in Uganda, leopards, Buffaloes, Hyenas, Giraffes, Kobs and so many species.
Day 10 .Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise.
Breakfast, go for game drive escorted by a guide. Have lunch and after lunch go for Nile Cruise. The Murchison falls Boatcruise gives unending insights from the endless counts of Hippos and Nile crocodiles that thrive in the waters and the shore banks while the most notable wild game includes the African elephants, buffaloes, waterbucks, kobs and sometimes the giraffes. You will spot out vast bird species such as the rare shoebill stork, saddle-billed stork, goliath heron, African fish eagle, African Jacana, kingfishers, African skimmers among other species. Dinner and overnight Paara safari lodge.
Day 11 . Rhino tracking and transfer to Entebbe airport.
Have an Early morning Breakfast and then Transfer to Kampala. Stopover at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for rhino tracking, The sanctuary is home to at least 40 mammals and reptilian species including monkies, antelopes, hippopotamuses, crocodiles and numerous bird species have lunch, proceed to Kampala, do some shopping and later you will be transferred to the airport Entebbe for your flight back home.
End of the 11 Days Gorilla and wildlife safari.