Uganda

10 Day Uganda Safari,Gorilla Trekking and White water rafting

Overview

Uganda gorilla trekking and White water rafting is a 10 day tailor-made private Uganda Safari. This itinerary gives you an opportunity to see Uganda’s main game parks; including Murchison Falls National park, Bwindi Impenetrable and Lake Mburo for Zebras. On this trip you will get to see many wildlife in their natural habitats like lions, elephants etc. and many bird species and many monkeys as well as the mighty mountain Gorillas. You will also be visiting Jinja for the source of River Nile and white water Rafting.Main Highlights: Bwindi forest, Murchison, Source of River Nile in Jinja and Lake Mburo.

DAY 1: ENTEBBE – KAMPALA

On arrival at Entebbe International Airport, you will be met by Sandfieldtravel team member. Arrival on a morning or early afternoon flight will be best. You will be able to exchange money and settle in at your accommodation. Dinner will be at your accommodation.

You will have an English speaking driver/guide who will be with you throughout your stay in Uganda

Accomm: Eureka Hotel, Kampala

DAY 2: KAMPALA- BUHOMA BWINDI AREA

After Breakfast, You will set off for bwindi Nantonal park. You will aim to leave kampala at around 7am , lunch will be had on the way to Bwindi. Accommodation at: Buhoma Community rest camp.

DAY 3: GORILLA TREKKING

You embark on the long awaited adventure of Gorilla trekking in the Bwindi Impenetrable forest. The jungle being unpredictable, it is difficult to estimate how long you may hike; however, the excursion may take 3-8 hours. Encounter and viewing of Gorillas lasts a maximum of one hour, which is a conservation rule. Dinner and overnight at your accommodation at Buhoma Haven lodge.

DAY 4: BWINDI NATIONAL FOREST PARK – MBURO NATIONAL PARK

You will set off early after breakfast you will drive directly to Mburo National park, you will have lunch on the way and get to Mburo in the afternoon. You will stay just outside the park boundaries, but it will feel like being in the middle of the park. From your veranda and restaurant you have a great view over the park and its wildlife.Accommodation: Rwakobo Lodge.

DAY 5: LAKE MBURO NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, you will drive and enter the for a bush walk. . It is only in Mburo Ugandan national parks (besides Kidepo Valley NP) which is home to Zebra, Eland and Impala, as well as an abundance of other nanimals. After the bush walk you will have a short game drive to the lake there after you leave for kampala. Luch shall be at Equator. Accommodation at Eureka Hotel, Kampala

DAY 6: MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK

You will leave Kampala, head to Murchison Falls National Park in the north-western part of Uganda. On your way, you will see people doing their day to day activities that help them earn a living. With lunch en route, you will arrive in early evening and then have a short tester game drive. Check-in at your accommodation for dinner. Accommodation: Murchison River Lodge

DAY 7: GAME DRIVE

We do an early morning game drive, a good time to see the predators. Other animals to see in this park are warthog, hyena, giraffe, elephant, kob and many more. This game drive will last a minimum of 4 hours; you can choose whether to have your breakfast packed before you leave for the game drive or have it when you come back from the game drive. Be back to accommodation in time to freshen up and have lunch. You will then go for the boat launch at exactly 2:00 pm; it starts at Paraa Lodge and ends at the foot of Murchison falls, lasting 3 hours. This boat trip will enable you to see Hippos, crocodiles and a lot of bird life. Dinner at your lodge: Accomm: Murchison River Lodge

DAY 8: MURCHISON FALLS –KAMPALA

After breakfast, you will set off for kampala, Lunch will be had enroute and get back to kampala in early evening and then go to hotel. Accomm: Eureka Hotel, Kampala

DAY 9: KAMPALA – JINJA – SOURCE OF THE NILE ONE DAY TOUR

After breakfast you will set of for Jinja, this eastern Uganda City is a 2.5 hours away from the capital Kampala. Jinja is is where River Nile and it’s source is. This is adventure and adreline capital. White water rafting, Bunge Jumping cannoing and many more. This day trip will give so much to do.

Come back later in the evening to kampala at your hotel.

Overnight: Eureka Place Hotel + Suites in Ntinda – Kampala

Day 10: Departure

Departure. Depending on your flight time. You may be able to squeeze in shopping activity.

PRICE FROM £2500 PER PERSON INCLUDING A GORILLAPERMITS

This will include:

  • One Gorilla permit
  • Ground transport
  • Accommodation Budget + mid range.
  • All meals
  • Bottled water
  • Entry fees in the park
  • Boat launch
  • Guide/driver
  • Costs excludes;
  • Items of personal nature like Laundry,
  • International flights
  • Second Gorilla permit

Costs excludes

  • Items of personal nature like Laundry,
  • International flights

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