5 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari Uganda Queen Elizabeth National Park Tour
This 5 Days Bwindi gorilla trekking safari Uganda Queen Elizabeth National Park tour for wildlife viewing is a great way to have a primate tracking and game viewing experience.
The 5 days Uganda safari itinerary is a road Uganda tour with a transfer drive with a private safari vehicle and driver-guide. This 5 days gorilla tour Uganda is suitable for any kind of traveler including those traveling on budget/basic, mid-range/standard, or luxury/upmarket.
5 days Bwindi gorilla trekking safari: Highlights
Detailed itinerary of the 5 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari & Queen Elizabeth National Park Tour
Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Queen Elizabeth National Park
At your place of residence, your driver guide will pick you up for a drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will have a brief stop at the equator line about 80 km from Kampala.
During the stop at the equator line, you experiment on the geographical forces on the world’s center line. Later have lunch en-route and continue with the drive to an accommodation facility in Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Day 2: Morning game drive and evening boat cruise
Go for an early morning game drive in the Queen National Park savannah plains. Have an opportunity to see several wildlife species including serval cats, lions, elephants, kobs, antelopes and many more.
After about 4 hours searching through the several trails, you will then head back to hotel for lunch before going for an evening boat cruise.
The boat cruise on the Kazinga channel is famous to be very rewarding with wildlife sightings. Later on have a short sunset game drive en-route to hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 3 of the 5 days Bwindi gorilla trekking safari: Morning game drive and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Visit the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National park for a game drive in search of the tree climbing lions and more wildlife.
Spend about 4 hours on the game drive then go for lunch at a hotel before an afternoon transfer drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Arrive in time for check in t hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Mountain Gorilla Trekking
After an early morning breakfast, head to the park headquarters for briefing from the park guides. Thereafter head to the jungle for gorilla trekking that starts from 8:00am.
Head to the forest for a trek that lasts about 2 to 4 hours or more depending on where the mountain gorillas have spent their night. After meeting with the gorillas, you spend a maximum of 1 hour in the presence of the gorillas.
After an encounter with the giant gorillas, you trek back to the start point. Remember to carry some drinking water and snacks or foods to keep you energized.
Receive a congratulatory certificate at the park headquarters and then transfer to hotel for lunch. In the evening, you then have a Batwa cultural tour experience.
Dinner and overnight at hotel
Day 5: Return drive to Kampala
On the last day of the trip, have breakfast then be driven back to Kampala with lunch en-route. Drop off at hotel/place of residence or airport.
End of the 5 days Bwindi gorilla trekking safari
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Main Uganda Safari Destinations Visited on this 5 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari Uganda
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park: Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park is located in southwestern Uganda in East Africa.
The park is part of the Impenetrable Bwindi Forest and is located along the Congo border next to Virunga National Park and on the edge of the western Rift Valley.
The jungle forests cover 331 square kilometers and contain both montane and lowland forest and are accessible only on foot. Read More Here
The Queen Elizabeth national park is Uganda’s most visited national park. This park is known for its abundance in wildlife of about 95 mammal species and over 600 bird species but it’s famous for its tree-climbing lions, whose males sport black manes in an area called Ishasha in Rukungiri.
This park lies on 2.056 sq. km of land situated south of the Rwenzori Mountains, bordering Congo and including two lakes, George and Edward, which are connected through the natural Kazinga Channel. It is an ecosystem made of wetland and open savannah areas, at an altitude of 910m at Lake Edward.
Most tourists who come to Uganda visit more than one destination. You can combine your Queen Elizabeth Tours safari with gorilla trekking safaris in Bwindi, or tour Murchison Falls National Park. Read More >>>>