7 daYS uganda trip on a shoestring

7Days uganda trip on a shoestring

COST STARTING fROM usd $ 1550 per pERSON sharing

OUT OF 5 BASED ON CLIENT RATINGS:
5/5

 

This amazing one week in african jungle is a value for money trip highly recommended to travel in a group start with 2 person , kick start with the  chimpanzees and 12 other primate species in Kibale Forest and have a glimpse of the mysterious papyrus gonolek in Bigodi Swamp. Elizabeth National Park will offer you alot of game to see then enjoy a water safari on a boat cruise expect to see hippos and other wildlife on Kazinga Channel.The main highlight the trip are the  mountain gorilla with there family with a silverback as the head expect to see that on gorilla tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. your trip ends with a late afternoon game drive in Lake Mburo National Park to look for impala, plains zebra and topi and have an early morning nature walk.

Day 1 : Transfer To Kibale forest national Park

Early in the morning we will leave for Kibale Forest NP. In the afternoon we will arrive at Kibale Forest Camp, where we will stay sleeping with the sounds of the tropical rainforest. Dinner and over night at  Kibale Forest Camp – “Lazy” camping and upgrade at kibale forest camp

Day 2: Chimp walk and Swamp walk
At 8.00 am we will start with the 4 hour chimp walk – during which you may also get to see 10 other primates! Kibale NP is also known for all the butterflies and birds. In the afternoon we will walk through Bigodi Swamp (home to a community based project).

Day 3: To Queen Elizabeth NP
Early morning departure for Queen Elizabeth NP. Via Fort Portal we reach at around midday The Bush Lodge Lodge in Queen Elizabeth NP with a stunningly beautiful view over Kazinga Channel. On the program is a two hours launch trip on the Kazinga channel where we will see many animals from the waterside.Dinner and overnight at  The Bush Lodge – “Lazy” camping / Comfortable upgrade: The Bush Lodge
Day 4: To Bwindi Impenetrable NP
In the morning we leave for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The road takes us through a beautiful landscape called the “Switzerland of Africa”. We pass mountains, hills and lakes with cultivated terraces and tropical rainforest and bamboo forest. Dinner and overnight stay at Rushaga gorilla camp

Day 5: Gorilla tracking
This is the day of gorilla tracking. From the hotel to the headquarters it is 15 minutes by car to Nkuringo/Nshongi/Mishaya/Kahungye group in South Bwindi. At 7:45 am you will be at the Offices of Bwindi Impenetrable NP for pre-briefing and at 8:30 you will start the trek after finding the gorillas you will spend with maximum 1 hour. All visitors are expected back to the starting point by 7:00 pm. Being physically fit is recommended.

Day 6: To Lake Mburo NP
Early in the morning we will leave for Lake Mburo National Park. You will have lunch in Mbarara before you continue to Lake Mburo, a smaller but unique park, and the only one in the Western part of Uganda with impalas and zebras. In the park we will go on an early evening/late afternoon game-viewing drive if staying in Luxury accommodation. If staying in budget accommodation this afternoon will be for the village/cultural walk.

Day 7: To Kampala
After an early morning gamedrive and a late breakfast the last part of the journey will bring us back to Kampala. After Masaka there will be an opportunity to a stop at the Equator for lunch, photo shoots and buying souvenirs and have tea or coffee. We will then bring you to a guesthouse, campsite or hotel of your choice in Kampala or Entebbe – or, if you continue your holiday somewhere else or back home, we will bring you directly to Entebbe airport for an onwards flight.

Return flight or an extra night in our Airport Guesthouse for just $ 82 Double / $ 70 Single (including BB and airport transfer).

 

WHAT DO WE INCLUDE?

All Safaris include: Accommodation, All Meals, National Park Entry Fees,all listed activities (apart from the optional additions), 

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED?
International Flights, Uganda Entry Visa, Personal Travel Insurance, Gorilla permits @ USD$ 600 , Personal Drinks, Gratuities

* The above prices are an indication of cost based on 2 people travelling in Low Season in 2019. Please get in touch with us and we can discuss what works best for your preferences and budget