Encountering the 'Big 5' in several game parks, including the Queen Elizabeth National Park, getting up-close to mountain gorillas on their turf.
Using Uganda's vibrant Kampala as a base, this compact eight-day adventure offers those short on time a life-changing experience in the forests of Uganda. Experienced trackers will take you deep into the region’s forests for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to spot endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Our overland trucks are an adventurous and inexpensive way to see the highlights while wilderness camping will keep you in the thick of the action. Your CEO will take care of the planning so you're free to explore all that Uganda has to offer. What a trip!
- Entrances and game drives in Queen Elizabeth and Lake Mburo National Parks, Guided Mountain Gorilla Trek with permits.
- 7 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 7 dinners. (Allow USD20-25 for meals and drinks (including bottled water) not included.)
- Participation camping (7 nts).
- Overland vehicle, minibuses, walking.
- Chief Experience Officer (CEO), cook and driver throughout; certified mountain guide, experienced gorilla trackers.
- Small group experience; Max 22, avg 22.
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Day 1-2 Kampala (1B,2L,2D)
Depart early from Kampala on Day 1. Game drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park. Optional Kazinga Channel boat cruise.
Day 3-6 Gorilla Tracking/Lake Bunyonyi (4B,4L,4D)
Enjoy guided mountain gorilla trek.
Day 7 Lake Mburo National Park (1B,1L,1D)
Embark on a game drive.
Day 8 Kampala (1B,1L)
Continue back to Kampala, where the tour ends upon arrival in the afternoon.