“ Blessed are the curious for they shall have adventure”- Lovelle Drachman. Make your trip to Uganda an unforgettable experience by adventuring into the wilds of this beautiful country. This safari is perfect for the budget traveler. An overland camping safari with adventure like no other, and each section of this trip is different. Awe inspiring tropical wilderness, spectacular landscapes, magnificent wildlife (Big five, Gorillas and Apes), sundowners in the bush, evenings by the campfire, nights under canvass listening to the roar of lions and the cackling of hyenas…Uganda is a world apart. It envelopes visitors with its magic and touches their souls. Let's take you on a self catering Uganda camping safari! This is the ultimate, for those wanting the experience of an off the beaten track safari on a budget. Visit the highlights of south western Uganda: Kibale forest, Queen Elizabeth and Bwindi. Combines excellent 4x4 wildlife viewing, boating on the Nile, meeting local people and tracking mountain Gorillas.
Day 1 –Entebbe
Arrival at Entebbe International Airport. You will be met and assisted by a SAFARI CHAPTER representative. Transfer to Entebbe for overnight at Kisubi (BB)
Day 2 – Kibale Forest National Park
To Kibale forest National park. Overnight camping at Bigodi near the park boundary.
Day 3 – Kibale and Queen Elizabeth National Parks
Morning chimpanzee walk in Kibale, afternoon, depart for crater lakes region of Queen Elizabeth NP. Camp 3 nights at Mweya overlooking Kazinga channel. (LDBB)
Day 4 and 5 – Queen Elizabeth National Park
Game viewing and birding in northern QENP. Take a boat trip up the Kazinga channel, visit salt works at Katwe and observe the bats, pythons and forest cobras at bat and hunters caves. (LDBB)
Day 6 – Kyambura gorge, and Queen Elizabeth NP
Chimpanzee tracking in Kyambura Gorge, then continue to southern QENP. Camp 2 nights by the Ishasha River with only Hippos for company.
Day 7 : Ishasha
Wildlife viewing on the Ishasha plains in search of tree climbing lions
Day 8 : Buhoma
Drive to Buhoma Camp in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest NP to stay 2 nights
Day 9 : Ishasha
Day 10: Lake Bunyonyi
Drive to lake Bunyonyi for afternoon relaxing on shores of the lake.
Day 11 : Drive to Entebbe
Morning walk and canoeing then return to Entebbe for last night at Kisubi.
Day 12 : Ishasha
Optional Kampala tour then transfer to airport for flight home