7 Days Uganda Safari – Best Long Uganda Wildlife & Gorilla Trekking Tour
7 days Uganda safari explores you to the western part of the country to sight various wildlife species and beautiful sceneries as well as sighting magnificent landscapes along the way.
7 days Uganda safari takes you to Lake Mburo national park which is known for a number of zebras, impalas, antelopes, warthogs, buffaloes, oribis among others
Queen Elizabeth national park also is known for its diverse wildlife species like antelopes, elephants, hippos, crocodiles, the tree-climbing lions, waterbucks, including over 600 bird species and primates such as chimpanzees, white and black colobus monkeys, red-tailed monkeys, vervet monkey among others.
Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park which is home to over 340 mountain gorillas, over 400 plant species, over 346 bird species, around 120 mammals, and over 202 butterflies. The 7 days Uganda safari introduces you to the great Apes and wildly kings to make a memorable Uganda safari and a lifetime experience
Highlights for 7 days Uganda safari
· Lake Mburo national park
· Bwindi Impenetrable national park
· Queen Elizabeth national park
· 4 WD Safari vehicle
· Safari Guide
Detailed itinerary for 7 days Uganda safari
Day 1: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park
You will be picked by your driver from your hotel, and start your 7 days Uganda safari heading to Lake Mburo national park traveling southwestern part of Uganda, with stops at the Mpambire drum makers center and the Equator for informative talks and photographs.
Embark to the journey and upon arrival check in to your lodge as you prepare for tomorrow’s activities
Accommodation: · Luxury-Mihingo · Midrange-Rwakobo Rock lodge · Budget-Eagles Nest lodge
Day 2: Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise on Lake Mburo
After a morning breakfast from your lodge, head for a game drive with chances to view impalas, zebras, Warthogs, and antelopes, among others.
Back to lodge for lunch and after lunch go for a boat cruise on Lake Mburo where you have chances to view animals at a close range such as crocodiles, hippos, elephants, among others. Retire to the lodge for dinner and overnight
Day 3: Transfer to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park
After a morning breakfast, transfer to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park through Mbarara town with a great view of the beautiful landscapes and various rolling hills with terraces. Upon reaching the park, check-in for dinner and overnight
Accommodation: · Luxury-chameleon hill · Midrange-Ichumbi · Budget-Wagtail
Day 4: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park
After a morning breakfast from your lodge, with packed lunch, transfer to the park headquarters where you will meet other trekkers briefed by ranger Guides about the safety and rules to follow in the forest as you trek mountain gorillas.
After the briefing, head into the forest to search the giant apes as it takes unpredictable time in the forest as mountain Gorillas move in different directions in search of food.
Once you see the mountain gorillas, you are allowed only one hour with them. Back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park
Have an early breakfast and then proceed to Queen Elizabeth national park passing through the Ishasha sector and if lucky you may view tree climbing lions on the big fig trees.
Upon arrival at the park check-in and head for a game drive in the Kasenyi plains where you will sight different animals like elephants, buffaloes, waterbucks, lions, among others. Back to the lodge for dinner and overnight
Accommodation: · Luxury-Mweya · Midrange-Park view safari lodge · Budget-Enganzi
Day 6: Chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura Gorge
After a brief morning breakfast, head to the park headquarters for briefing before you head to for chimpanzees trekking in the forest, after the briefing, head to Kyambura Gorge in search of the chimpanzees as you are only allowed 1 hour with the primates.
Back to the lodge for lunch, after lunch, if time allows we shall head for a boat cruise on Kazinga Channel to have a close view of animals like crocodiles, rhinos, elephants among others. Back to the lodge for overnight and dinner
Day 7: Return to Kampala
After a hefty breakfast, drive to Kampala with views of different beautiful gardens and scenic views along the way. Lunch en-route in Mubende town with a drop off at your hotel
End of your 7 days Uganda safari
Inclusions for 7 days Uganda safari
· 4WD safari vehicle
· Gorilla permits
· Chimp permits
Exclusions for 7 days Uganda safari
· Hotel fees in Kampala