Private 7 Day Wildlife Safari from Mgahinga

This tour is Unique in a way that during the 7 days, your privileged to visit several attractions from Mgahinga, to Queen Elizabeth NP to Kibale Forest NP as well as participate in a variety of the activities like Gorilla Tracking, Chimpanzee trekking, watching the tree climbing Lions etc.

per adult from

$8,560

NZD

Duration

7 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Accommodation included: 6 nights
    • Use of Snorkelling equipment
    • Private transportation
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) and Bottled water
    • Entry/Admission - Virunga Volcanoes
    What's excluded :
    • International flight, Visa Insurance , Personal expenses like laundry, telephone charges, tips

  • Day 1: Heading to the Highlands mgahinga

    Pass By: Kampala, Kampala, Central Region
    Meet and greet with our local at Entebbe international airport, and then we drive heading to southwestern Uganda. En route, there is a local community popular for making local drums and crafts and a fruit market. Stopover, admire and buy yourself souvenirs. Proceed to the Equator line taken as one beautiful scenery in Africa - the pathway of the sun and take photographs. Pass by mountains, tropical rain forest and bamboo forest during the nine hour journey.

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: At Sliverback lodge.

    Day 2: Golden Monkey Troops

    Stop At: Virunga Volcanoes, Nyarusiza, Kisoro Uganda
    This morning you will be tracking the illusive golden monkey. You will meet your guide early who will give you a briefing on the golden monkey tracking before hiking through a bamboo forest. If the weather is clear, you might glimpse a spectacular view over the Virunga volcano range on the horizon. You will spend an hour viewing the monkeys, watching these unique primates’ play and swing from the trees. You’ll have a leisurely evening to prepare yourself for your gorilla tracking the next morning.
    Duration: 1 day

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: At Silverback lodge

    Day 3: Gorilla Tracking

    Stop At: Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Western Region
    Today is the day! You'll meet the tour guide and early to give you an orientation on tracking the gorillas and who will be guiding you through the impenetrable forest. The length of the trek to find the gorillas can vary depending on where they have spent the night and can range from thirty minutes to six hours. Have your packed lunch then return back to the lodge. Refresh and relax.
    Duration: 1 day

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: At Silverback lodge

    Day 4: Savannah Game Driving and Tree Climbing Lions

    Stop At: Queen Elizabeth National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Western Region
    Transfer to QENP. You’ll be heading out of the impenetrable forest to the Ishasha plains in the south of Queen Elizabeth National Park. These plains are particularly known for its iconic population of tree-climbing lions. You’ll meet a Uganda Wildlife Authority guide to maximize your chances of finding them relaxing in the cool shade away from the heat of the day. You’ll have a good chance of spotting a variety of game herds such as Uganda kob, buffalo and topi as well as elephants. In the late afternoon you’ll leave Ishasha Plains and drive north alongside Maramagambo Forest to reach your lodge (Jacana Lodge). Don’t be surprised if you hear the lions roaring or some visitors wander into camp in the night! Don’t worry you’re perfectly safe.
    Duration: 1 day

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: At Jacana Lodge

    Day 5: Chimpanzees in a Sunken Rainforest

    Stop At: Kibale National Park, Kibale National Park, Western Region
    In morning you’ll enter Kyambura Gorge. The gorge contains its own rainforest ecosystem where you’ll be tracking the local population of chimpanzees. First and fore most the tour guide will give you a briefing on the activity and some background information on the chimps you’ll be visiting. In the afternoon follow the Rwenzori Mountain range north passing through Ndali - Kasenda crater-lake fields. You will then continue on to your accommodation on the edge of the forest of Kibale National Park where you’ll be able to relax for the evening.
    Duration: 1 day

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: At Kibale Safari Lodge

    Day 6: A Chimps Day Kibale Forest National Park

    Stop At: Kibale National Park, Kibale National Park, Western Region
    Spend a full day with Mans closest living relative in Kibale Forest National Park. You’ll need to beat the chimps out of bed to get there in time to watch them descend from their night time nests between 6am and 6:30am. Watch their natural behavior in the wild as they feed, hunt, nurse their young, relax, patrol and display their prowess. You’ll meet your experienced guides before the tracking begins to be oriented about the activity and be accompanied at all times. Make sure that you have a packed lunch with you to keep your energy up. After the tracking you’ll be taken back to your accommodation so you to watch the sunset as you’re served up a hearty meal.
    Duration: 1 day

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: At Kibale Safari Lodge

    Day 7: Magombe Swamp and Heading Home

    Pass By: Kampala, Kampala, Central Region
    In morning a Tour guide will meet you to guide you through Magombe Swamp, a Ramsar site and part of the Bigodi wetland sanctuary. Your guide will be able to identify the local flora as well as the eight species of monkey including red colobus, grey-cheeked mangabey, and vervet. By early afternoon it will be the time to leave the park. You’ll pass through Fort Portal town, tea plantations and swamps to make the journey to Kampala (or Entebbe), reaching your drop off point by late evening.

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    ROCHESTER HOTEL, 236b Ntinda - Kisaasi Rd, Kampala, Uganda
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Our Tour Guide will be dressed in a green Prime Tour shirt and will be standing next to the tour car in Kisaasi Kyanja road opposite Rochester Hotel.Airports
    • Entebbe Airport, Entebbe Uganda
    Departure Time :
    6:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Prime Tours Uganda

Activity ID: V-116853P21

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