13 days tour-western Uganda

hbbA trip to the south western part of Uganda will ensure that you

engage in various activities and these will include gorilla trekking, golden monkey trekking

wildlife viewing through game drives, horseback safaris launch cruise along different lakes ,sport fishing cultural encountersccc and

many more activities.to earn you long lasting memories.

Day 1: EBB airport-Kampala city.
On arrival at Entebbe International Airport; you will be attended to by a guide from Gecko safaris that will have a tag for easy identification. Assuming you’ve arrived in the night you will be transferred to one of the various hotels in Kampala city.

Day 2: Leave for Lake Mburo National Park
Grab a morning cup of coffee after your wake, the guide or driver will pack your luggage in the car and you will then head on to the Kampala- masaka high way to lake mburo national park famous for the impalas, you will also view buffalos, topi ,largest herd of zebra. Lunch enroute and agame drive on reaching the park. Dinner and overnight at mihingo loge.

Day 3: Horseback safaris in Lake Mburo
Having had breakfast ,the third day of this safaris will bring you to engage in a horse back safaris that will enable you sighting of animals like the impalas, warthogs, duikers, bush back, water backs and zebras. Head back to the hotel for lunch break and then go for a launch cruise in the afternoon that is 2 or 3 hours as you  enjoy the warmth it brings. View bird like the king fishers, magnificent fish eagle, and the hammer kops.Dinner and overnight at mihingo lodge.

Day 4 :Sport fishing
you will have breakfast and then head on to your next activity which may be sport fishing on lake Mburo and may be a walk on the lake banks that will enable you an amazing view. You can then drive out of the park have lunch in kabale town and proceed to the south western part of Uganda straight to kisoro.check in at the hotel booked at it may be travelers rest hotel or Mucha hotel.

Day 5: Golden monkey
Golden Monkey track in Mgahinga National Park are attractions that you can’t miss to view.so you will have breakfast and head on to mgahinga national park for tracking the golden monkeys go for briefing and then head on to the track. While in the forest you will see other natural attractions like bird species tree species and other primates. Lunch and then head for arrest at hotel Muhabura or mt .Gahaing lodge,

Day 6: launch cruise

You will engage in aless tiring activity for this setion since you will have trekked the previous day and will have to trek the following days. This will be a launch cruise on Lake Mutanda then lunch and later a community walks to see the locals and their different ways of life, return to the lodge for a cultural dance then dinner and sleep over at chameleon hill lodge, Lake Mutanda resort or wagtail Eco lodge.

Day 7-8: Gorilla Experience
Be early enough to take breakfast for the 6th and 7th day of your trip since it’s a double trek and don’t forget your packed lunch from the hotel and there after head to the headquarters for briefing before the start of the trek you will walk up a steep and densely forested hills on coming in close contact with the apes you will feel I strenuous but at the point when you engage with the gorillas you will see the walks pay. Take as many pictures as you want of the gorillas and yourself as long as you keep the camera without a flash.you will be awarded a certificate at the end of the activity. Then head on to the hotel for freshening up dinner and a nights rest.

Day 9: Boat cruise in Queen;
Transfer to QENP on your way you will see various natural phenomena along the way as you also experience the hospitality of the western people. You will have lunch and on your way and then check in at QENP.on arrival you can go for a boat cruise to view the aquatic wildlife then back to the lodge for dinner and overnight sleep at Kazinga channel view resort ,Mweya safari lodge,Engazi lodge.

Day 10: Game viewing in QENP.

You will have a second day in Queen Elizabeth national park. After breakfast engage in a morning game drive to view the various animals that QENP offers you to see as you take pictures to keep the memory of the glorious creatures. There after you can go for a community to familiarize with locals .go check out the salt mine in katwe salt lake and how the people around that area live like. You will take pictures with the locals and get to know more histories from the guide. Back to the hotel for late lunch in freshening up; drink up in case you choose to. Then dinner and overnight sleep in QENP.

Day 11: Transfer to kibale N.p

Early morning head for kibale national park passing through fort portal where you will make a stopover in Toro kingdom to check out the culture of the Batoro people which is a tribe among the many tribes in Uganda. You will go to kararmbi tombs where the royals are put to rest and the other royal regalia of the Batoro people are kept there  and there after head on for lunch. After lunch be on the road for kibale forest national park after checking in to the park you will engage in a night forest walk. Dinner and overnight at primate lodge kibale, chimps nest lodge, chimpanzee forest guest house.

Day 12: Chimps in kibale forest

You will wake up to a delicious breakfast treat at the hotel slept at .Endeavor to be early so as to goo trek the chimps.You will head for briefing and there after head for the forest with an experienced guide to

Day 13: Departure
this very day will mark the end of your tour; you will wake up early enough to have breakfast and as the guide carries your language to the car there after head for the road to Kampala city. In case you are still on time you can take a city tour and then head for the airport to catch your flight to the next destination.

 

Package includes:

All activities in the itinerary.

Package excludes:

All the un mentioned in this itinery.