8 day Uganda safari
The 8 day Uganda safari is a long trip to Uganda where you will witness various attractions in Uganda. You will have a memorable trip to Uganda during the 8 days. Since these are many days, this is a suggestive tour and the input of our client is highly important.
Should you want to customize this trip according to your desires, we shall listen and implement your desired plan. During this trip, you will visit Lake Mburo National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Kibale Forest National Park, and Bwindi Impenetrable National park.
We have extensive experience in organizing long safaris. Our tour guides are always on the standby to ensure that our clients have a memorable experience. In terms of transportation, you will be driven in a 4×4 land cruise. Even if you plan to travel as a group, we shall have the perfect trip for you.
Our reservation managers will be on standby to respond to your inquiries.
We will pick you up from Entebbe International airport to your desire hotel in Kampala or Entebbe.
Day 1: Lake Mburo National park
On this day, you will be driven to Lake Mburo National park. The park is the nearest park to Kampala, the capital city of Uganda. It takes approximately 4 hours to drive to Lake Mburo National park. The road trip is always interesting.
The savannah grasslands blanket most parts of Uganda. It is stunningly beautiful. After reaching Lake Mburo National park, you will check in the lodge, have meals and afterwards, you will drive to the park for game viewing.
The game drive in Lake Mburo will unveil various wildlife species within the park. During the drive, you will look out for zebra, giraffes, cheetah, hyena, warthog, oribis, Uganda kobs, antelopes, and many species. In the evening, you will return to the lodge where you will receive the best hospitable services.
Day 2: full day game viewing in Lake Mburo
During this full day, you will have the chance to spot wildlife species via the boat cruise and the game drive. The game drive will start early in the morning up to lunch time.
And after lunch, you will go for a relaxing boat cruise where you are likely to witness various aquatic species. It is always a relaxing moment to watch various aquatic species. Afterwards, you will return to the lodge where you will be offered with the perfect dinner and overnight
Day 3: Queen Elizabeth National park game viewing
Early in the morning, you will be driven to Queen Elizabeth National Park where you will participate in a remarkable game viewing experience. The drive to Queen Elizabeth National park will take around 3 hours. Upon arrival in Queen, you will visit the park for game viewing.
You will look out for various wildlife species such as the lions, elephants, buffaloes, leopards, giraffes, hyena, cheetah, zebra, Oribi, antelopes, Topis, Uganda kobs, and many more. You will spend the entire day driving through the vast section of the park. In the evening, you will retire to the lodge where you will be served with the perfect meals,
Day 4: Full day game viewing in Queen
On this day, you will wake up on the morning and drive to the park where you will participate in game viewing. During this day, you will be looking out for some of the experiences that you haven’t witnessed the previous days.
Search out for a tree climbing lion is one of the experiences that you can’t miss out. The game drive will run up to lunch time. After lunch, you will prepare for a memorable boat cruise experience along the Kazinga channel. During the boat cruise, it is possible to witness the crocodiles, hippopotamus and other species.
In the evening, you will return to the lodge where you will be served with the perfect dinner
Day 5: Kibale Forest National park
Very early in the morning, you will be transferred to Kibale Forest National park for chimpanzees trekking. The journey takes only 2 hours. Upon arrival, you will visit the park headquarters where you will meet the armed park ranger who will escort you inside Kibale forest National Park for chimpanzee trekking.
The park rangers are always experts in looking out for chimpanzees. Chimpanzees are easily noticeable thanks to their various sounds which they make. Upon seeing the chimpanzees, you will be offered 1 hour to be with the chimpanzees.
you will enjoy acrobatic jumps of various chimpanzees. After the experience, you will drive to the lodge where you will have wonderful relaxing experience.
Day 6: Bigodi swamp tour and later visit Bwindi Impenetrable National park
After breakfast at the lodge, you will take a nature tour to Bigodi swamp where you will witness various birds. Later, you will be driven to Bwindi Impenetrable National park. Upon arrival in Bwindi, you will check in the lodge, relax and later, you will plan for the next day’s activities.
Day 7: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi
Early in the morning, you will drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park headquarters where you will meet other tourists going for gorilla trekking. you will be briefed about what to expect and afterwards, you will teamed up into a group of 8 people and each team will be allocated a particular gorilla group to trek Afterwards, with the help of the armed park ranger, you will start hiking through the Bwindi forest in search of the gorillas.
The armed park ranger knows how to interpret every gorilla mark left behind. The armed park rangers use those signs to predict the current location of the gorillas. You can trek from 1 hour to 8 hours during this exercise. When you see the gorilla group, you will be allocated a period of 1 hour to be with the gorillas. A distance of 10 meters is maintained between the guests and the gorillas.
You will be in position to take as many photos as you can. After the 1 hour, you will return to the park headquarters where you will meet the tour guide and afterwards, you will be driven back to the lodge in a joyous mood. Watching gorillas is lifetime experience
Day 8: Transfer to Kampala or Entebbe International airport
This day will mark the end of this tour. On this day, you will be transferred back to Kampala or Entebbe International airport
The tour includes:
Transportation during the trip, Gorilla permits, Guide fees, lunch, Park entrance, Accommodation
The tour excludes:
Tipping of any kind, buying souvenirs, drinks apart from those served on meals, Air ticket, Visa Fees, Travel insurance