5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Gorilla Safari /5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Gorilla Safari to Queen Elizabeth and Mgahinga Gorilla

>>>>5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Gorilla Safari /5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Gorilla Safari to Queen Elizabeth and Mgahinga Gorilla

5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Gorilla Safari /5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Gorilla Safari to Queen Elizabeth and Mgahinga Gorilla

Overview of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari /5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Gorilla Safari to Queen Elizabeth and Mgahinga Gorilla

 This 5 days Uganda wildlife safari takes you Queen Elizabeth National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park as you get to engage in a short Uganda wildlife safari experience together with a spectacular Uganda gorilla safari in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.

Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda is a destination of choice to many travellers  who are making a Uganda safari given its wide range of biodiversity which includes over 95 wild mammals such as tree-climbing lions, leopards, African bush elephants and cape buffaloes and this makes it a home to 4 out of 5 of Africa’s big five game. Other wild mammals you are likely to encounter on this short Uganda wildlife tour in Queen Elizabeth include spotted Hyenas, Topis, Bush Backs, Pumba or Warthogs.  Anyone interested a Uganda birding safari experience, Queen Elizabeth is just the right place to be as it has over 600 bird species for to see. A gorilla safari Uganda to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park Uganda is an exciting Uganda gorilla trekking safari adventure as it gives you a unique opportunity to indulge yourself in an epic gorilla safari Uganda experience as you meet the Nyakagezi gorilla family which habituates in the slopes of the Mgahinga ranges.

Highlights of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari

Day 1 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari: Transfer from Kampala to Queen Elizabeth and have an evening game drive

Day 2 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari: A morning game drive and an evening boat cruise

Day 3 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari: Transfer to Mgahinga National Park with an en-route morning game drive

Day 4 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari: Have a Uganda gorilla tour experience.

Day 5 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari: Transfer back to Kampala or Entebbe.

Detailed itinerary of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari

Day 1of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari: Wake up early in the morning of your Uganda tour to Queen Elizabeth National Park and have an early morning breakfast to give you energy for the magnificent day ahead of you on this 5 days short Uganda safari to Mountain Queen Elizabeth park. Our guide will pick you up from your hotel in either Entebbe or Kampala and begin your safari in Uganda to Queen Elizabeth national park Uganda in Kasese which lasts about 6-7 hours Uganda tours journey to fort portal town. Mindless of its length, this Uganda safari tour road adventure comes with captivating road sightings as you get to see the lush green scenery that blankets Uganda’s landscape. Feel the gentle breeze blowing over your skin as well as the fresh air rushing through your nostrils to give you a perfect aroma of Uganda on this 5 days short Uganda wildlife safari to the Queen Elizabeth National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park for a Uganda gorilla trekking safari.

As you enjoy this fascinating Uganda safari road trip to queen Elizabeth, you get to bypass Kibale national park. Kibale National Park Uganda is highly revered as the “The Primate Capital of the World” given the high primate biodiversity that exists here. Kibale forest National Park habituates 5000 wild chimpanzees and is home to a population of around of over 20 communities that have been habituated for visitors to see hence giving you the best to chance to see man’s closest relatives the chimpanzees with so much ease. Tourist attractions in Kibale National Park include the 350 bird species such as the great blue turaco, African pitta, and green breasted pitta. Other tourist activities in Kibale National Park Uganda include birding, nature walks in Bigodi wetlands, community walks in Rweteera community. During your visit to Kibale Forest National Park you can choose to stay in any of the numerous lodging facilities which include luxury safari lodges like Primate Lodge Kibale, Crater Safari Lodge, Ndali Lodge, Chimpanzee Forestguesthouse, Kibale Forest Guest House, Kibale Forest Camp, Rweteera Safari Camp. Getting to Kibale National Park is easily done by road as it lies only 312km away from Kampala city Uganda capital.

After bypassing Kibale National Park, you arrive in the scenic fort portal town where you get to make a stop for lunch before finally making your way to queen Elizabeth national park. On arrival to Queen, engage in a thrilling Uganda tour evening game drive which gives an opportunity to several of the abundant wildlife which call Queen Elizabeth their home.

Accommodation options

Luxury options: Mweya safari lodge, Elephant plains lodge, Park view safari lodge Kyambura, Ishasha wilderness camp, Mazike valley safari lodge.

Mid-range options: Simba safari lodge, Jacana safari lodge, Ihamba lakeside safari lodge, Kyambura gorge lodge, King fisher safari lodge Kichwamba.

Budget options: The Observatory, UWA bandas, Pumba safari lodge

Day 2 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari: Wake up early in the morning for a morning breakfast then get into the safari van for a morning game drive which is done over the Kasenyi plains. This short Uganda safari game drive gives you an opportunity to meet many of the wild mammals of Queen Elizabeth as they carry out most of the feeding during the morning hours when the temperatures here are still quite low. Return to the lodge for breakfast after the game drive. After breakfast, feel free to relax in the green gardens of the lodge that have are well maintained as you get to enjoy the nice views of this tropical savanna paradise. After having a nice lunch meal, transfer to the Mweya jetty for a thrilling boat cruise over the Kazinga channel which puts you in place to view numerous water mammals that live here as well the waterbird species that live here. Have another round of an evening game drive around the Kazinga channel as you search for more of the wild mammals of the queen Elizabeth then finally return to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation options

Luxury options: Mweya safari lodge, Elephant plains lodge, Park view safari lodge kyambura, Ishasha wilderness camp, Mazike valley safari lodge.

Mid range options: Simba safari lodge, Jacana safari lodge, Ihamba lakeside safari lodge, kyambura gorge lodge, kingfisher safari lodge kichwamba.

Budget options: The Observatory, UWA Bandas, Pumba safari lodge

Day 3 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari: Wake up to the soothing sounds of nature composed on numerous birds as the twitter melodiously to welcome the new day, listen out the various sound calls made by numerous mammals ofQueen. Have a heavy breakfast then check out of the lodge with your packed lunch and begin your transfer to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Kisoro which is a 6-hour drive. As you drive towards Kisoro enjoy a game through the Ishasha sector as you search for the elusive tree-climbing lions.

Accommodation options

Luxury: Mount Gahinga Lodge

Mid Range: Travellers Rest Kisoro, Tourist Hotel Kisoro, Lake Chahafi Resort

Budget: Amajembere Iwacu Community Camp, Golden Monkey Guest House, Countryside Guest House.

Day 4 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari: Have a morning breakfast then transfer to the park headquarters with your packed lunch to kick start your Uganda gorilla tour experience in Mgahinga Gorilla Park. Have a short briefing about the short Uganda gorilla safari rules and regulations embark on the search for the elusive giants on this gorilla safari Uganda. On find the gorillas you get to have an hour with these magical humans of the wild as you observe them go about their daily chores in the natural habitat. Return to the park center where you get awarded for your trekking adventure on this gorilla safari Uganda. From here have a cultural encounter with the Batwa people who have been in living in these forests with these wild beasts for close to a millennium. The Batwa people take you on a cultural tour where you are given an insight into their world which includes techniques they used to hunt their amazing jungle clinic which provided them with all the necessary remedies to their ailments. Be part of a stunning cultural performance with the Batwa as you dance to the batwa music. Return to the lodge in the evening for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation options

Luxury: Mount Gahinga Lodge

Mid Range: Travellers Rest Kisoro, Tourist Hotel Kisoro, Lake Chahafi Resort

Budget: Amajembere Iwacu Community Camp, Golden Monkey Guest House, Countryside Guest House.

Day 5 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife and Gorilla Safari: Wake early in the morning for breakfast then start your journey back to Kampala. Have a lunch stop in Mbarara city for a traditional Ugandan meal which is made of an array of local foods and if you don’t mind trying out new food, ask for Eshabwe which is a local stew in Mbarara made from cow ghee. After the nice lunch, continue with your journey back to Kampala or Entebbe for a flight back home.

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