WHITEWATER RAFTING,MOUNTAIN GORILLAS,ORGANIC COFFEE AND WILDLIFE GAME DRIVES
This holiday safari welcomes you to Uganda and takes you to Jinja for white water rafting and bungee jumping, Queen Elizabeth wildlife game drive and Kazinga channel boat trip into Ishasha for tree climbing lions enroute Mountain Gorilla tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable forest National park where you encounter Gorillas in the mist, abundand birdlife, batwa people and get ot taste ugandas organic coffee aroma with the local communities
7 DAYS MOUNTAIN GORILLAS_WHITEWATER RAFTING AND QUEEN ELIZABETH WILDLIFE SAFARI UGANDA
Day 1: Welcome to Uganda!
Meet our guide/driver from Entebbe Airport and transfer you Your hotel in Jinja.
Jinja is Uganda’s second biggest town after Kampala. It is where we find the source of the mighty Nile River, Bujagali falls and many industries. Jinja is located on the Northern shore of Lake Victoria above Ripon falls near Owen falls dam.
Our drive to Jinja takes us through Mabira forest with different primates such as grey checked mangabey and red- tailed monkey. There are also butterfly and bird species Such as Nahan’s francolin, localized forest wood-hoopoe and African pitta. Mabira is unique ornithological site in Uganda. Continue to Jinja. Check out the source of the Nile. The spot where Speke viewed the Ripon falls in 1862. Dine and lodge at Nile River camp/ 2 Friends guesthouse .
Day 2: WhiteWater Rafting on souce of river Nile Jinja
After breakfast, set off for whitewater rafting on the most popular falls in Uganda, the Bujagali falls. These rapids go about 10km down river of the source of the Nile which has turned it to be one of the best spots for water rafting and kayaking.
Day 3 Transfer to Queen Elisabeth National Park
Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda’s Second largest park located base of the majestic Rwenzori Mountain range adjacent to Lake Edward and Lake George.
This park has prolific game, including Gazelle, Uganda Kob, Warthog and Waterbuck;Lions are often sighted both in and at the entrance to the park. Be prepared for huge numbers of Hippos and Elephants, and keep your eyes peeled for a Leopard lazing in the Sunshine. Dinner and overnight at Bush lodge
Day 4 Queen Elizabeth National Park Game drive & Kazinga Channel Boat trip
Today Before sunrise you will go for a game drive in the park to search for predator and nocturnal dwellers as they return to their hide outs. Expect species such as Elephants, buffaloes, side stripped jackals, hyena, leopards, Lions, warthogs, Uganda Kobs, Giant forest Hogs.
After lunch, you will take a Boat Trip along the Kazinga Channel to see a lot Of as well as a variety of other animals which come to the waterhole to drink or bathe. You can expect to see Buffalo, Crocodile, bathing Elephants and a range of beautiful birds. Dinner and overnight at Bush lodge
Day 5: Ishasha Tree Climbing Lions and Transfer to Bwindi Gorilla forest
Today morning after breakfast, we will drive through the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth, famed for its tree-climbing lions, the lions have learnt to climb the fig trees to escape the midday heat. Ishasha is a remote and beautiful extension of Queen Elizabeth National Park. We will see buffalo, topi and hippo among other species. It is a fabulous sight to see the lions draped from the trees and nowhere in Africa do you stand a better chance of seeing this than in the large low-limbed fig tree of Ishasha. Dinner and overnight at Gorilla valley lodge/Rushaga Gorilla Camp
Day 6: Gorilla Tracking Bwindi Impenetrable National park.
Today, After breakfast prepare yourself for an encounter with the Mountain Gorillas.Bwindi Impenetrable Forest boasts both Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzees - the only forest in Africa which can make this claim in fact. It also hosts five other species of primate, 113 species of mammal, over 200 butterflies and 360 birds.
Dinner and overnight at Gorilla Valley Lodge /Rushaga Gorilla Camp
Day 7: Transfer to Entebbe
After an early morning breakfast, we Transfer to Entebbe international Airport, stopping at the Equator for those last minute sovenieurs and photos.
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