5 day Uganda safari
The 5 day Uganda safari is among the most demanded tours because it is offers the tourists an extensive experience in Uganda. We have many options for you during this safari and we always welcome our tourist to customize this safari should they want to visit another destination.
During this trip, you will visit Bwindi impenetrable National park and Queen Elizabeth National park. Our tour guides have extensive knowledge about Uganda safaris, they shall make the necessary preparations to ensure that you have a wonderful experience.
We have a fleet of 4×4 safari cars that are equipped with the best amenities for a wonderful game viewing experience. Each car has window seats and a popup rooftop for the best game viewing experience.
Bwindi impenetrable national park is popular among tourists due to gorilla trekking. The park hosts Mountain gorillas and as of now, about 19 groups are available to be trekked
Queen Elizabeth National park offers the best game viewing experience. The park is home to the big 4- lions, elephants, buffaloes, and leopards. There are many other species which are resident in the park. The park is popular for tree climbing lions viewing. And for clients who would like to see chimpanzees, it is possible to visit the Kyambura gorge
We will pick you up from Entebbe International Airport to the hotel before the start of the tour.
Day 1: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
It is possible to fly to Queen Elizabeth National Park. The road trip takes approximately 6 hours. On this day, our tour guide will pick you up from the hotel and you will be driven to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Along the way, you will have a stop at the Equator.
Afterwards, you will continue the drive past the beautiful savannah grassland covered hills, cattle farms and many other attractions up to Queen Elizabeth National park. Upon arrival, you will check in your lodge where you will be offered with the best meals.
Afterwards, you will visit the park for a wonderful game viewing experience until sunset. During the sunset, you will be looking out for various species such as zebra, giraffes, hyena, cheetah, warthogs, Topis, Ugandan Kobs, antelopes, hartebeest, elephants, buffaloes, leopards, and others. After watching the beautiful sunset, you will return to the lodge where you will be served with the perfect meals.
Day 2: Game viewing and boat cruise
On this day, you will have a wonderful game viewing and boat cruise experience. There is always the morning and evening boat cruise along the kazinga channel.
You are likely to start with game viewing up to lunch time and later, you will participate in the boat cruise along the kazinga channel. During the boat cruise, you are likely to witness crocodiles, hippopotamus, several bird species and others. Later, you will return to the lodge where you will be offered the perfect dinner
Day 3: Game drive and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
On this day, you will engage in the game drive. You are likely to pass across the Ishasha sector where you will are likely to observe the tree climbing lions. You will be driven up to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. It usually takes 3 hours to arrive in Bwindi.
Upon arrival, you will be driven to the park where you will have wonderful meals and later, you will get ready for gorilla trekking the following day
Day 4: Gorilla trekking
On this day, you will wake up in the morning with lots of expectation. The tour guide will pick you up from the lodge to the park headquarters where you will receive an insightful briefing. Afterwards, you will be offered the gorilla group to trek as well as the armed park ranger to assist you with gorilla trekking.
Later, you will start hiking through the thick Bwindi Impenetrable National park. Due to the rainy season, sometimes, walking sticks are necessary. The armed park ranger will offers the best guidance. Basing on the previous location of that particular gorilla group, the tour guide will use signs left behind to locate the current location of that gorilla group.
Trekking gorillas usually takes 1 -8 hours. After seeing the gorillas, you will be allowed a period of 1 hour to be with the gorillas. You will take wonderful photos, enjoy their behaviors and later, you will return to the park headquarter where you will meet the tour guide who will transfer you back to your lodge for relaxation, jubilation and dinner
Day 5: Transfer to Kampala
In the morning, after breakfast, you will start travelling back to Kampala or Entebbe International airport and this will be end of this wonderful 5 day safari
The tour includes:
Transportation to Queen Elizabeth National Park and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Guide fees, Meals, Park entrance, Gorilla permits, Accommodation
The tour excludes:
Tipping of any kind, buying souvenirs, drinks apart from those served on meals, Air ticket, Visa Fees, Travel insurance