Bwindi, Kibale and Lake Mburo

10-night/11-day private safari inclusive of chimpanzee and gorilla tracking permits

Bwindi, Kibale and Lake Mburo

Meet with the primates of Kibale and Bwindi, and explore oft-overlooked Lake Mburo National Park, on this 10-night/11-day private Uganda safari inclusive of gorilla and chimpanzee tracking. Throughout, you'll stay in boutique safari lodges and guesthouses, including the fabulous Ndali Lodge near Kibale Forest, and Mihingo Lodge in Lake Mburo National Park.

Outline Itinerary

  1. Day 1: Arrive Entebbe

    Arrive Entebbe, where you will be met by your driver and transferred to the Karibu Guesthouse for one night, B&B basis.

  2. Day 2: Entebbe to Ndali Lodge, Kibale

    You will be met by your guide after breakfast and depart for Kibale Forest, in the west of Uganda. This is a drive of approx. 4-5 hours, with a lunch stop en route in Fort Portal. You can expect to arrive at Ndali Lodge, your home for the next 3 nights, late this afternoon.

  3. Day 3: Kibale chimp tracking and Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary

    After an early breakfast (approx. 7am), meet your driver and transfer to Kibale Forest National Park. Your chimp tracking adventure starts with an 8am briefing by the park rangers, after which you begin your journey into the rainforest on foot.

  4. Day 4: At leisure at Ndali Lodge

    Today is at leisure. A number of activities can be arranged locally from Ndali (some at additional cost), including canoeing and swimming on Lake Nyinambuga, a guided tour of the estate’s tea plantation, and guided crater lake walks.

  5. Day 5: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

    After an early breakfast, you will be met by your guide and depart for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. This is a scenic drive of approx. 8 hours, taking you past Queen Elizabeth National Park and into the lower Bwindi foothills, a region notable for its vast coffee and tea plantations.

  6. Day 6: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest – Gorilla tracking

    After an early breakfast, transfer the short distance to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest’s northern Buhoma gate.

  7. Day 7: Bwindi to Lake Mburo National Park

    You will be met by your driver after breakfast and depart for Lake Mburo National Park (approx. 5 hours’ drive). On arrival, check-in at Mihingo Lodge for three nights (full-board basis).

  8. Day 8: Game-viewing in Lake Mburo National Park

    Today will be spent exploring Lake Mburo National Park through a mixture of game-viewing activities.

  9. Day 9: Lake Mburo National Park

    Start the day with a guided bush walk in Lake Mburo, led by a talented ranger.

  10. Day 10: Return Entebbe

    After a leisurely breakfast, depart Lake Mburo for Entebbe, a drive of approx. 5 hours.

  11. Day 11: International departure

    Your itinerary ends in Entebbe this morning. An airport transfer is included.

Price guide

The price shown is based on two travellers in twin/double accommodation. Please see full itinerary for inclusions & exclusions. This is a private itinerary and can be tailored to your interests, and priced for families and larger group sizes.

11 days from £4940pp


11 days from £4940pp

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