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Uganda is all about its friendly people and the diversity in landscapes and activities.

This 4 days’ safari adventure starts and ends in Entebbe International Airport. You will meet eye to eye with the amazing Mountain Gorillas of Uganda in their natural habitat of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park which are some of Africa's major highlights. This close encounter with these amazing apes is simply breathtaking.

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is located in the heart of Africa, in the corner of southwest Uganda, nestled between Uganda, Rwanda & Democratic Republic of Congo. This Park is found in South Western Uganda on the edge of the western rift valley. It covers an area of 321 square Kilometres; it also lies along the border of Uganda & the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Park is well known as the home of the world’s Mountain Gorillas.

Queen Elizabeth National Park features grassland savannah teeming with wildlife, shady, humid forest sparking lakes and fertile wetlands making it ideal habitant for classic big games, ten primates species including chimpanzees and over 600 birds around channel with its banks lined in with hippos, buffalos and elephants among others. All of these will be on top of all main highlights like Mountain Gorillas tracking, Game drives featuring Tree climbing lions and the boat safaris on the beautiful Kazinga Channel.

The safari is designed to balance the two elements of relaxation and time in the wilderness. You will get to see and learn about the wildlife; the local people as enjoy the stunning landscapes that earned Uganda the perfect description-nickname – The Pearl of Africa.

This safari takes the most liked route for exploring Uganda’s wildlife and primates. Many tourists chose a trip similar to this – with adjustments such that they can see all these highlights on their Uganda safari.

You will overnight in the best budget or mid-range or up-market accommodations these places in Uganda have to offer.

Summarized Safari Itinerary:

Day 01: To Queen Elizabeth National Park for Afternoon Boat Safari on Kazinga Channel & Game Drive.

Day 02: Game drive or Optional Chimps Tracking & Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable or Mgahinga Gorilla National Park via Ishasha to search for Tree Climbing Lions.

Day 03: Mountain Gorillas Tracking & Batwa Community Visit or Canoe/Boat ride on Lake Bunyonyi.

Day 04: Equator Experience & Departure.


Day 01

To Queen Elizabeth National Park for Afternoon Boat Safari on Kazinga Channel & Game Drive

After your breakfast at the hotel/lodge, you will embark on an exciting drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park situated in the shadows of Mt. Rwenzori with several stops along the way for lunch, equator & landscape viewing before reaching the Park.

You will arrive in the afternoon & & later in the day when the sun is high in the sky & the animals make their way to the river for a drink, you will head to Kazinga Channel for an exciting boat safari. You will spot more hippos today than you can possibly imagine. Herds of elephants & buffalo will also be wandering down to the shoreline to bath in the cooling waters. It will be a wonderful experience.

After your afternoon boat safari, you will check in to your preferred accommodation for your dinner & overnight stay.

Accommodation: Bush Lodge (Budget & mid-range), Tembo Safari Lodge (Budget & mid-range), Pumba Safari Lodge (Budget & mid-range), Buffalo Safari Lodge (mid-range), Mweya Safari Lodge (up-market), Katara Lodge (up-market), Kyambura Lodge (up-market) among others.

All meals & drinking water are included.

Please note: Get in touch for mid-range or up-market rates. The rate attached on this platform is for budget travelers only.

  • All Park entrance fees.
  • Mountain Gorilla Tracking permits (One per person at $700).
  • Morning & Afternoon Game drives at Queen Elizabeth National Park where you will be able to view a variety of wildlife species.
  • Boat Safari on Kazinga Channel, Queen Elizabeth National Park.
  • Tree Climbing Lions game drive at Ishasha sector, Queen Elizabeth National Park optional if time allows.
  • Canoe/Boat ride on the beautiful scenic Lake Bunyonyi.
  • Equator Experience & Photo moments.
  • Park Ranger.
  • All en-route meals.
  • Vehicle Park entry fees.
  • All relevant Government Taxes.
  • Full Board Accommodation and en-route meals as indicated in the itinerary.
  • Full-time English-speaking Driver/Guide.
  • Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari Van or Land Cruiser vehicle fully fuelled.
  • Airport transfer.
  • Drinking water on all days.
  • Airfares (International Air tickets and airport taxes).
  • Visa Fees.
  • Personal Insurance.
  • Optional Chimps Trekking at Kalinzu forest, Queen Elizabeth National Park (One per person at $50).
  • Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks (alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages), tips, laundry, telephone, tips, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities.
  • Any other items which are not included in the above itinerary.
  • Accommodation on your first & last night in Uganda.

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The following terms & conditions, which are subject to change without notice, apply to safari packages & touristic activities offered by & rates issued by Ecovic Tours & Travel Uganda. The given terms and accepted in full while making a reservation with the company.
Rates are;
- Quoted in US dollars ($).
- Subject to availability.
- Quoted per person on double room or single room basis.
- Inclusive of accommodation, stated activities, full board meal plan & all levies.
- Subject to change without prior notice.

• Cancellations more than 30 or more days before the first day of your safari adventure:
100% of the deposit refund
• Cancellations 15-29 days before your safari adventure should begin:
50% of the deposit refund
• Cancellations 7-15 days before your safari adventure should begin:
25% of the deposit refund
• Cancellations less than 7 days:
• Mountain Gorillas, Chimpanzees & Golden Monkeys Permits are excluded from the percentages above and are 100% non refundable.
• Cancellations or postponement caused by effect of Covid-19 won’t need any charges.

To reserve this wonderful safari adventure with us, we kindly request you to make a deposit payment of only 30% of your total safari adventure amount through bank transfer or pesapal online payments system/link. The remaining balance is paid in cash on arrival to Uganda to start your safari adventure.