Kampala City Tour, Kibale Forest chimpanzees, Queen Elizabeth Wildlife viewing tour , Lake Bunyonyi for sight seeing,Parc de Volcano-Rwanda gorilla trekking.
Day 1 : Airport Transfer
Travel Hemispheres staff will meet you at the airport, transfer to Kampala, dinner and overnight Serena/Sheraton/Hotel Africana or Holiday Express in Kampala depending on your choice and budget.
Day 2: Cultural tour/ city tour- Kibale Forest National Park
Take morning cultural city tour- Kasubi tombs, Uganda Museum, bustling Nakasero Market and National theatre crafts center. After lunch drive to Fort Portal and overnight at Ndali Lodge/Fort Motel/Toro Resort.
Day 3: Kibale Forest - Chimpanzee tracking
Morning track chimpanzees in Kibale Forest National Park. Afternoon visit Bigodi swamp eco - tourism site. Dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Kibale Forest/Fort Portal town - Queen Elizabeth National ParkAfter breakfast drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Afternoon game drive to the crater area. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge/Jacana safari lodge/Institute Ecology Hostel.
Day 5: Queen Elizabeth National Park Game Viewing Tour Morning take a game drive exploring wild game lion, elephant, buffalo, antelopes and plenty of bird life. Afternoon take Boat cruise on Kazinga channel and overnight.
Day 6: Queen Elizabeth National Park - Kabale Lake BunyonyiMorning game drive or track chimpanzee in Kyambura gorge, after transfer to Kabale to overnight at Habuharo Lodge/Acadia cottages/Overland camp.
Day 7: Lake Bunyonyi boat ride -Kabale - RwandaMorning Boat cruise on scenic Lake Bunyonyi, birding tour , sight seeing, thereafter proceed to Rwanda via Kisoro to Ruhengeri dinner and overnight at Gorilla Nest Hotel or Kinigi Guest House/Hotel Muhabura in Ruhengeri.
Day 8: Parc de Volcanos National Park Gorilla trekkingAfter breakfast take on gorilla tracking in Park de volcanoes. Dinner and overnight at Gorilla Nest Hotel / Kinigi/Hotel Muhabura Ruhengeri.
Day 9: Kisoro - Kampala, the Equator photo takingAfter breakfast drive back to Kampala stopping at Equator- crossing point, experience standing in 2 hemispheres at ago, take life time memory photos; stop at Mpambire crafts point a drum making area. Arrive in Kampala in the evening and overnight at Serena /Sheraton/Hotel/ Africana or Holiday Express in Kampala.
Day 10: Airport TransferIf time allows visit Entebbe gardens or UWEC and proceed to the airport for your home bound flight. End of safari.
The Safari Cost Includes:
Airport transfers on arrival and on day 1 and last day
Visit to Kibale, Queen Elizabeth, Bunyonyi and Rwanda
1 Gorilla permit per person
2 Chimpanzee tracking permits per person
9 nights accommodation and meals at full board
Park fees, game drives launch cruise,
Visit to Lake Bunyonyi
4x 4 WD vehicle with fuel and driver/guide
Rwanda border crossing fees and back to Uganda
Gorilla tracking and other special notes on this tour:Safari can be booked privately for daily departures
Gorilla tracking will take place at Parc de Volcanos in Rwanda
Itinerary can be run in reverse order depending on the gorilla permits availability dates
Add on safaris (Optional)2 Days Gorilla tracking in Bwindi National Park
1 Day white water rafting on River Nile grade 5 rapids
1 Day visit to orphanage chimps - Ngamba Island
1 Day Nakasogora White Rhino Farm
3 Day Ssese Islands on Lake Victoria
Excludes:Drinks, bar bills, phone calls, personal insurance, and porters ,expenses of personal nature like souvenirs, tips laundry etc.