Day 1 : Arrival at Entebbe International Airport
Arrival at Entebbe International Airport. Meet your local smiling shoebill guide. Orientation featuring a garden walk with various monkey and bird species. Enjoy the magnificent scenery of lake Victoria. Dinner and overnight at Imperial Botanical Gardens Hotel.
Day 2 : transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
After break fast transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park located in the southwestern countryside. Stop over at the equator for snap shots of a lifetime. Have a chance to be in the South and Northern hemispheres at the same time. Enjoy the green along the route plus the famous Ankole longhorned cattle enroute. Stop over at Agip Motel for lunch. Evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari lodge.
Day 3 : Game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park
After a cup of tea or coffee at 6:00 am take a game drive to the vast park for any chances of the early hunting cats, herds of elephants, antelopes, buffalos and many more. You return to the hotel for a full breakfast at 9:00am. Free time, after lunch go for the launch cruise on the famous Kazinga channel where you get to see the schools of Hippos, buffalos and a variety of beautiful water bird species like jacanas, fish eagles, Shoebill and pelicans along the channel. Yes get to see the feared crocodiles as they sunbath away. Evening free or you may swim at the luxurious swimming pool. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge.
Day 4 : Chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura gorge
After breakfast, go for chimpanzee tracking in Kyambura gorge and catch up with the chimps as they toss about the vegetation. Return to the lodge for lunch and visit Katwe salt works in the evening. Dinner and overnight Mweya Safari Lodge.
Day 5 : Travel to Bwindi Impenetrable
Transfer Southwards to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park through the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth N.P in Ishasha where there are chances of seeing the tree-climbing lions. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is home to the forest giants that are cousins to human beings, the gorillas. This Impenetrable Forest is still one of the best virgin tropical rain forests in East Africa. Keen birders will love this sport too.
Dinner and overnight at Mantana tented Camp.
Day 6 : Gorilla trekking Bwindi Impenetrable
After breakfast, briefing, gorilla tracking and if time allows, evening community walk. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is the home to the forest giants that are cousins to human beings, the gorillas. This Impenetrable Forest is still one of the best virgin tropical rain forests in East Africa. Dinner and overnight at Mantana tented camp.
Day 7 : Nature walk
Morning walk to the waterfalls trail, which will take us three hours. Catch up with various bird species and monkeys along the trail. Return to the camp for lunch. Evening free. Dinner and overnight at Mantana tented camp.
Day 8: Travel to east
After breakfast travel eastwards through the terraced mountains of Kabale otherwise know as the “little Switzerland of Africa” Lake Bunyonyi. Dinner and overnight at Bushara Island.
Day 9: Bird watching on Lake Bunyonyi
Lake Bunyonyi has private 16-hectare island within a multitude of exotic bird species located on rare swimmable lake. After breakfast canoe ride, sport various bird species along the lake. Return to the Bushara for lunch. Afternoon visit to the Batwa local community, enjoy the local entertainers. Dinner and overnight at Bushara Island.
Day 10 : Hiking on Bushara trail
After breakfast hiking on Bushara trail along the lake shores, return to the hotel, relax. Afternoon nature walk or bird watching if you are interested. Dinner and overnight at Bushara Island.
Day 11 : transfer back to Kampala
After breakfast transfer back to Kampala stop over for Lunch in Mbarara Agip Motel. If still energetic visit Ndele cultural center for all Ugandan local entertainers. Dinner and overnight at Botanical Gardens Hotel.