Day 1) -Depart in the morning from place of accommodation at 05:00 hrs for Western Uganda trip; our first stopover for breakfast will be at Kayabwe (Equator). Here we shall relax and pose for some photographs and then continue through twisted roads before into the lower shrub lands of Lake Mburo Np (The only park in Uganda where you can see zebras). You may decide to branch off towards the park headquarters although there is no need to enter the park since that small drive towards the park is rewarding with encounters of Zebras, impalas and some birds. Continue with the drive south through steep meandering roads into the foothills of Lake Bunyonyi, Kabale, drive off the main road 8kms on a dusty bumpy road, lunch en route according to the Guide’s wish reaching at your accommodation in the afternoon. In the evening, you will have a chance to get on a canoe to explorer the unique beauty of the many islands that are found on that lake, en route there are a variety of birds found in that area. Supper and overnight next to the marshy shores of the lake.
Day 2) -After breakfast,continue far south into the Kigezi terraced Hills, arriving Bwindi impenetrable National park reaching at Buhoma community at lunch time. After lunch continue for a guided nature walk into the community of the Batwa (shortest people in the world) for a community walk plus the traditional healer, you will be mesmerized by stories of their way of survival, back to OUR accommodation for supper and overnight.
Day 3) -An early rise with breakfast, make sure you are physically fit for the next strenuous activity tracking the Gorillas. Depart your accommodation to the park headquarters with lunch boxes and plenty of water to be briefed on the principles to follow while in search for the great giants, depart into the jungle with the guides looking for spots where the Gorillas spent their last night. After finding those spots, you follow their footprints, until reaching where they are, this trek is rewarding with of course other Goodies of variety of different species of birds in that area. It’s an awesome experience watching these creatures, their way of life with the dominant male as the head of the family, we can spend an hour here like taking photographs, videos and at this very moment all the fatigue is forgotten, it’s a wonderful wildlife encounter that surpasses any other. Retire very tired, supper and overnight.
Day 4) -After breakfast, we shall checkout of the hotel and drive bach home through Kabale, the guide will find a suitable place for lunch break, and you can have a brief stop at Igongo cultural centre, after Mbarara town on your way back if time allows, reaching Kampala / Jinja late in the evening with memories of the Jungle. Rates Using 4x4 Safari vehicle, shared accommodation.
No of pax 1 2 3 4 5 6+
The Safari Package Includes:
Ground transportation and fuel
Park entrance fees
Boat cruise at lake Bunyonyi
Accommodation at Lake Bunyonyi
Accommodation in Bwindi
Services of a guide /allowances.
NB: The above is just an itinerary and subject to changes to meet customer satisfaction, rates are subject to changes. For more information please contact: (Florence@jinjatravelcentre.ug) Mob: +256 (0)702 450 706