8 Days Uganda Safari, Gorillas, Chimpanzees and Wildlife Tour

8 Days Uganda Safari, Gorillas, Chimpanzees and Wildlife Tour to Bwindi Forest National Park, Kibale Forest National Park and Queen Elizabeth National Park. This 8 Days Uganda Safari, Gorillas, Chimpanzees and Wildlife is ideal for travelers in Uganda interested in trekking and watching the Mountain Gorillas of Bwindi, Chimpanzees of Kibale and wildlife of Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Trip Highlights of the 8 Days Uganda Safari, Gorillas, Chimpanzees and Wildlife Tour

Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe

Day 2: Entebbe to Bwindi Forest National Park

Day 3: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Forest National Park

Day 4: Bwindi to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Day 5: Game Drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park (Tree Climbing Lions)

Day 6: Queen Elizabeth to Kibale Forest National Park

Day 7: Chimpanzee Tracking in Kibale Forest National Park

Day 8: Kibale to Entebbe

Detailed Itinerary of the 8 Days Uganda Safari, Gorillas, Chimpanzees and Wildlife Tour

Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe

Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, you are warmly welcomed by our experienced guide to transfer you to your hotel. Take the day to relax, acclimate to your new surroundings as you enjoy the beautiful shores of Lake Victoria. Dinner and Overnight at Protea Hotel Entebbe.

Day 2: Entebbe to Bwindi Forest National Park

On the 2nd Day of the 8 Days Uganda Safari, Gorillas, Chimpanzees and Wildlife Tour, have early breakfast, depart for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park a journey that takes you through picturesque landscapes and local villages for a period of 6 to 7 hours. Lunch is en-route then you shall reach in the evening and check-in lodge for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Buhoma Lodge.

Day 3: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Forest National Park

8 Days Uganda Safari Gorillas Chimpanzees and Wildlife TourToday is Gorilla Trekking Day: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Forest National Park is the epitome of the whole safari as you get a chance to encounter the rare species of Mountain Gorillas. you shall transfer to the Park headquarters where you get briefed on conduct around the Mountain Gorillas then later the park ranger guide shall allocate you into varying groups with different lead guides who transfer you into the thick forest vegetation of Bwindi to trek the Mountain Gorillas.

You follow differing trails in the forest using firm hiking boots, gardening gloves, long sleeved t-shirts, caps/ hats, long sleeved pants/ trousers that are not jeans for a period of 3 to 5 hours depending on where the Mountain Gorillas are located. After a while, you shall meet the Mountain Gorilla Group and stay in their presence for an hour taking various photos to keep.
After trekking the Mountain Gorillas, you shall return back to your lodge for delicious dinner and Overnight. Buhoma Lodge.

Day 4: Bwindi to Queen Elizabeth National Park

On the 4th Day of the 8 Days Uganda Safari, Gorillas, Chimpanzees and Wildlife Tour, you shall depart from Bwindi Forest National Park and head to Queen Elizabeth National Park and En route, enjoy scenic views of the Rwenzori Mountains and the Albertine Rift Valley. You shall as well as have lunch on your way. After a while driving, reach the park in the afternoon and embark on a boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel, where you can spot schools of hippo, crocodiles, and an array of bird species. Dinner and Overnight at the Bush Lodge.

Day 5: Game Drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park (Tree Climbing Lions)

Embark on an early morning game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park and on this, you watch various wildlife animals like lions, elephants, buffalos, and various antelope species. After here, break off or lunch then transfer to the famous Ishasha Sector to watch the beautiful Tree Climbing Lions and when you reach here, transfer from one track to another as you watch them seated within the fig tree branches then take many photos to keep. After your Game Drive, you shall return back to your lodge for Dinner and Overnight. Bush Lodge.

Day 6: Queen Elizabeth to Kibale Forest National Park

Head to Kibale National Park a journey that takes you through lush tea plantations and traditional villages. In the afternoon, take a guided nature walk in Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary, a haven for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts. Dinner and Overnight at Kibale Forest Camp.

Day 7: Chimpanzee Tracking in Kibale Forest National Park

Embark on an exhilarating chimpanzee tracking expedition in Kibale Forest National Park as you get to watch the wild stunning Chimpanzees as they take you through their daily activities. you shall reach the park headquarters where you get briefed on the conduct of the rare species of Chimpanzees in their natural forest vegetation habitat then after in allocated groups of 8 with a lead guide, you shall be transferred to the starting point where you leave from to enter the green forest to track the Chimpanzees for a period of 2 to 4 hours depending on the location of the chimpanzees in the forest.
When you meet the chimpanzees, stay in their presence taking many photos to keep with you about the adventure. After trekking the Chimpanzees, return to lodge for Dinner and Overnight. Kibale Forest Camp.

Day 8: Kibale to Entebbe

After breakfast, depart for Entebbe, where your adventure began. En route, stop at the equator for a memorable photo opportunity. Arrive in Entebbe in the late afternoon and board your flight back home.