The Best of Gorilla Safaris in Uganda – 10 days Gorilla, Chimps, Wildlife long Safari/tour in Uganda. The mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) is within three National Parks: Mgahinga, in south-west Uganda; Volcanoes, in north-west Rwanda; and Virunga in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). This Safari includes the Gorilla Safaris in Uganda.

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This Uganda Safari/tour runs for 10 days taking you to Uganda’s finest safari destinations like the Impenetrable-Bwindi National Park for Gorilla safari/tour. This is a haven to half the populace of the existing mountain Gorillas in the whole world, Murchison Falls National Park; the largest and most beautiful in Uganda, Queen Elizabeth National Park; the best biotic area in Africa, Kibale Chimp forest; the largest concentration of chimpanzees and Lake Mburo National Park. Among the highlight in this Uganda safari activities are:- Mountain gorilla tracking, Wildlife game drives, primate tours, chimpanzee tracking and nature walks.

Detailed Gorilla, Chimps, Wildlife Uganda Safari/tour Itinerary In Uganda

Day 1 of long Safari/tour, Gorilla Safaris in Uganda and Wild Uganda Safris –:

Drive to Murchison Falls National Park -After breakfast our driver/guide pick you from your accommodation and start on a drive to Murchison Falls National Park. You will make a stopover for lunch in masindi and later continue to the park via the top of the falls. After you will continue  to your accommodation:- Paraa Safari Lodge or Red Chili Safari Lodge, or Sambiya River Lodge.

Day 2 of long Safari/tour , Gorilla Safaris in Uganda and Wild Uganda Safris:

Game drive Viewing safari in Murchison Falls-Wakeup early for a game drive on river Nile’s northern banks to view game and there you will see hyenas, elephants, oribis, leopards, giraffes, lions, Uganda Kobs and the hartebeests among others. You will then have a boat ride in the afternoon on the Victoria Nile up to the base of the falls. On this pleasurable boat ride you will see water animals like crocodiles, elephants, hippos, buffaloes and many varieties of birds including the Kingfisher.

 Day 3 of long Safari/tour, Gorilla Safaris in Uganda and Wild Uganda Safris:

Transfer to Kibale Chimpanzee forest-Have an earlier breakfast and start your journey to Kibale National Park driving throughout the Albertine Escarpment. The panorama drive will take close to 8 hours before arriving in Fort Portal and then proceeding past the Rift Valley’s western arm through the beautiful Ugandan countryside. You will arrive in Fort in the afternoon, have lunch and then head to check into your lodge,later you will go for a nature walk to view birds in the Bigodi swamp sanctuary if time permits. On this walk you will encounter primates like the colobus monkeys in addition to a variety of flora and fauna. Dine and overnite at Ndali Lodge, or Primate Lodge, or Mountain of the Moon.

Day 4 of long Safari/tour, Gorilla Safaris in Uganda and Wild Uganda Safris;

Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest-After breakfast you will head to the headquarters of Kibale Forest National Park. There you will be briefed about tracking chimpanzees before heading out to start tracking the chimpanzees. As you trek, the guide will not only inform you about the chimpanzees but additionally about the flora and fauna. After finding the chimpanzees, you will head back to the lodge for lunch then depart for Queen Elizabeth National Park which is situated in the shadows of the Mountain Rwenzori. Dine and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge or Bush lodge safari.

Day 5 of long Safari/tour, Gorilla Safaris in Uganda and Wild Uganda Safris:

Wildlife Tour in Queen Elizabeth Ntional Park- early morning game drive to catch sight of the night predators returning from their hunt and also see the early risers. You will see animals such as lions, hyenas, warthogs, leopards Uganda Kobs and big forest hogs. After that you will return for breakfast at the lodge. You will rest for the remaining morning until lunch. In the afternoon you will have a launch boat trip to Kazinga Channel which links both Lakes George & Albert. You will view a variety of numerous animals drinking water by the shores and among these are Hippos, Buffaloes, and elephants together with a wealth of birds. Dine and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge, or Bush safari lodge .

 Day 6 of long Safari/tour, Gorilla Safaris in Uganda and Wild Uganda Safris:

African Golden Monkeys-Uganda and Rwanda Tours and SafarisChimpanzee tracking in the Kyambura Gorge-After having breakfast you will depart for Kyambura gorge to track down chimpanzees. With a chance to find other primates like the black & white colobus monkeys together with other game.After you will drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park which is a haven for half of the total populace of the existing Mountain Gorillas. This drive is so rewarding with numerous en routes likes tree-climbing lions, warthogs and Uganda kobs. Arriving late evening and check into your lodge. Dine and overnight at Gorilla resort or Buhoma community Bandas, or Buhoma Homestead depending your gorilla permit.

Day 7 of long Safari/tour, Gorilla Safaris in Uganda and Wild Uganda Safris;

Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Forest-After having breakfast you will continue to the headquarters of the park with your packed lunch for a briefing about Gorilla trekking. After that you will set off the tracks in the dense forest as you search for the giant apes. The duration you will depend on the gorillas movements taking you about 2 to 8 hours. The trekking is tiresome but when you come face-to –face with these apes you will be amazed by their natural uniqueness and tranquility as you deeply stare into their brown eyes. This unique experience can only be encountered in Uganda, Congo or in Rwanda. Dine and overnite at Gorilla resort or Buhoma community Bandas, or Buhoma Homestead.

Day 8 of long Safari/tour, Gorilla Safaris in Uganda and Wild Uganda Safris:

Drive to Lake Mburo National Park After having breakfast you will drive to Lake Mburo National Park. You will arrive at Lake Mburo in the afternoon. You will check into the lodge and later go for a natural walk safari in the company of a guide. Dine and overnight at Matana Tented Camp or Mburo safari lodge.

Day 9 of long Safari/tour, Gorilla Safaris in Uganda and Wild Uganda Safris:

Game drive / Canoe ride. Early morning game drive through the park as you look for predators and numerous animals like hyenas, jackals, zebras, Topis, leopards, eland, buffaloes and impalas. You will then return for a late breakfast at the lodge. After lunch you will take a canoe ride to the lake to view the water animals. Expect a swamp residents such as hippos and numerous buffaloes in addition to a wide variety of birds. Dine and overnight at Mburo safari lodge or Mantana Tented Camp.

Day 10 of long Safari/tour, Gorilla Safaris in Uganda and Wild Uganda Safris;

Drive to Kampala-After breakfast you will return to Kampala stopping for a game drive on the way, and also at the equator to take some photographs. From there you will proceed back to Kampala/Entebbe Airport

. END OF THE UGANDA LONG SAFARI/TOUR

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