Wildlife & Primate Holiday
Wildlife & Primate Holiday
This action-packed holiday starts in Rwanda which will give you a glimpse into Rwanda's beauty, you will then proceed to Bwindi in Uganda for a gorilla action and later proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park for wildlife encounters and finally conclude your holiday in the world's "Primate Capital".
- Gorilla trekking experience
- Chimp trekking experience
- Boat cruise in Queen Elizabeth
Day 1 | Arrival in Kigali
Upon arriving at Kigali International Airport, you will be met by our representative who will transfer you to your hotel. You will later have a brief city tour of the beautiful city of Rwanda with a guided walk to the museum for amazing historic sightings.
Day 2 | Drive to Bwindi National Park
Today you will embark on a drive to Bwindi in Uganda, the drive will take you through stunning hills of Rwanda and fascinating local communities going about their regular activities.
Upon arrival at the lodge, you will check-in and have the option of relaxing the lodge or enjoying a guided community walk and explore the way of life of the locals and also an opportunity to buy souvenir. You will go to bed early in preparation for your gorilla trek.
Day 3 | Gorilla tracking experience
Today you will have an early morning breakfast, and head out for a general briefing at the Uganda Wildlife Authority Park Offices, you will then embark on your ultimate gorilla encounter, you will track these magnificent mountain gorillas as you watch them feeding, and nesting. You will be taught some interesting facts about these creatures and have a chance to take wonderful photographs. You will return to the lodge where you will relax.
In the afternoon, you will have the option of relaxing at the lodge or have your Guide take you on a community walk and explore the way of life of the local community.
Day 4 | Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park
After a warm breakfast, you will drive south of Queen Elizabeth to the Ishasha sector for a game drive in an area that is home to the tree-climbing lions, you will explore the various wildlife in their natural habitat such as the kobs, antelopes, elephants, buffaloes, and so much more. You will later proceed to the lodge where you will check-in for a warm lunch and relax.
In the afternoon, you will head out for a launch cruise on the Kazinga channel where you will enjoy viewing the resident water animals in their natural habitat, you will have the opportunity to explore amazing wildlife such as Hippos, Nile Crocodile, stunning water birds and visiting buffaloes, elephants and so much. You will later transfer back to the lodge for dinner.
Day 5 | Game drive & Proceed to Kibale Forest
Today you will enjoy a morning game drive in search of more wildlife. You will then be transferred to the "Primate Capital" for yet another thrilling experience with primates species that are fascinating to watch. The drive will take you through beautiful landscapes and sightings of local communities.
Upon arriving at the lodge, you will check-in and relax at the lodge or you may choose to enjoy a guided community walk to discover the way of life of the locals.
Day 6 | Chimp tracking experience
After a warm breakfast, you will have a briefing at the Uganda Wildlife Authority park offices, you will the be led by an experienced Ranger into the forest where you will trek the intelligent chimpanzees, you will experience action-packed moments with these magnificent primates and also get to explore other primates such as the Vervet monkeys, L'Honest monkeys, Colobus monkeys and bird species such as the Africa Pitta, Cassin's spinetail, blue-headed bee-eater, Nahan's francolin, and Masked Apalis along with amazing tree species.
You will return to the lodge where you will relax.
Day 7 | Drive to Entebbe & Departure
Today you will drive through Uganda's lovely districts and beautiful tea plantations to Entebbe, you will have brief stops for souvenir and photographs.
Upon arrival at the airport, you will connect with a flight back home, concluding your wonderful holiday.