6 Day Gorilla, Chimpanzee and Wildlife Safari
Charter flight to Bwindi in South West Uganda and spend five magical days, gorilla and chimpanzee trekking, wildlife viewing and relaxing in luxurious accommodation in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Charter flight to Kayonza in South West Uganda and land between the tea plantation, from here it is a 1hour drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. In the afternoon, a Guided Community Walk where you can experience various aspects into life in Buhoma living so close to the Forest.
|Day: 4 - 5|
|Location: Queen Elizabeth National Park|
Wake early to the Forest calls and after a relaxing breakfast, drive the short distance to meet the plane that will take you the thirty-five minutes from Kayonza and the tea plantation, along the Rift Valley to Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Here you will board a private launch for a trip along the Kazinga Channel, which flows between Lakes’ George and Edward. The Channel is home to hundreds of hippos with elephant, buffaloes and many other animals drinking at the waters’ edge and also to an abundant variety of bird life. Lunch will be taken at Mweya Lodge, then after transferring to Kyambura Gorge eco-lodge, you can stroll along the Kyambura Gorge Nature Walk or go birding in the Omumashaka Wetlands or sit, relax and enjoy vast, scenic landscapes.
After an early breakfast, you will depart for the short drive to the Chimpanzee trekking start point, where you will meet your guides for the morning’s trek. The Gorge makes for an adventurous walk, with its rain forest in complete contrast to the grasslands of Kasenyi. Here, the habituated Chimpanzee Group is relatively mobile, with many species of birds and monkeys also being seen and heard alongside the Chimpanzee. In the late afternoon, take a drive and sundowners’ around the Kasenyi grasslands, in search of lions and large herds of Uganda kob. You may even see some flamingoes at the Salt Pans.
After an early breakfast, enjoy a long game drive along the Channel Tracks with early views of the Mountains of the Moon, herds of elephants and even the more elusive leopard, en route to catch your return charter flight from Mweya to Kajjansi.
On your return you will be met by a representative from Safari Skies.
Safari Skies Destinations
KajjansiThe Rwenzori Mountain Range
The Rwenzori Mountain RangeKisoro
IshashaQueen Elizabeth National Park
Queen Elizabeth National ParkKibale National Park
Kibale National ParkSemliki Wildlife Reserve
Semliki Wildlife ReserveMurchison Falls National Park
Murchison Falls National ParkKidepo Valley National Park
Kidepo Valley National ParkJinja
Ngamba IslandBulago Island
Bulago IslandBwindi Impenetrable Forest
Bwindi Impenetrable ForestLake Mburo NP
Lake Mburo NP