Observe the antics of wild chimpanzees in Kibale National Park
Take a boat cruise down the Kazinga Channel in search of hippos
Spot rare black-maned, tree-climbing lions in Ishasha
Be humbled by a gorilla encounter in Bwindi Impenetrable NP
Enjoy unbelievable birdwatching opportunities
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Day 2 Kibale National Park
Meet your guide for an early morning flight to Kasese airstrip, where you’ll be transferred to your accommodation in Kibale National Park, an area of moist evergreen rainforest that’s home to the highest concentration of primates in the world.
In the afternoon, visit the crater lakes.
Day 4 Queen Elizabeth National Park
After breakfast, you’ll transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park in western Uganda. This savannah park is home to almost 100 species of mammals and over 600 species of birds.
After lunch, take a boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel, home to the highest concentration of hippos in Africa. You may also encounter crocodiles, and see elephants and buffalos drinking at the water’s edge.
Day 6 Ishasha
Go in search of the park’s famous black-maned, tree-climbing lions. Also look out for elephants, antelopes, buffalo, monkeys, baboons, and abundant bird species.
Enjoy a late afternoon game drive at the Lake Edward flood plains. Keep your eyes peeled for leopards and tree-climbing lions.
Day 7 Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After breakfast, head to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, one of Africa’s richest ecosystems. After checking into your camp, you have a choice of activities including forest walks, game drives, cultural visits with the Batwa people, and birdwatching.
Day 8 Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After an early start, you’ll trek deep into Bwindi in search of gorillas, which can take between one and five hours. But once you’ve tracked down these magnificent creatures and spent an hour in their company, it will have been totally worth it.
After lunch, enjoy a forest walk to the Muyanga Waterfalls.
Day 9 Departure
Today you’ll be escorted to Kihihi airstrip for your internal transfer to Entebbe, where you’ll pick up your international flight home.