White water rafting on the Nile in Uganda

Exhilarating East Africa Tour: White Water Rafting, Gorilla & Chimpanzee Trekking

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Jinja, River Nile, White Nile, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park...

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Suggested Duration

9 Days

Legends create electrifying experiences in remote Uganda. White rapids surging on the River Nile, silverback gorillas drumming their chests, endangered chimpanzees clambering above your head. Moments of pure adrenaline are matched by soul-soothing encounters, like infant gorilla twins or a golden monkey troop's peculiar gaze. Featuring two gorilla treks and stunning micro flights, this 9-day Uganda safari contrasts untrammeled thrills with the country's ambiance of charm.

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Trip Highlights

  • Experience all the thrills and charms of gorilla trekking with two distinctive experiences with wild mountain gorilla troops in the forests of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • Track wild chimpanzees in Kibale Forest, coming face-to-face with a large troop of these exquisite and endangered primates
  • Spend an hour with the Nkuringo gorilla troop, which contains four silverbacks and an unusual set of infant gorilla twins
  • Choose your trail through Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and track one of habituated gorilla troops from the Rushaga trailhead
  • Discover a whole world of primates, including golden monkeys, red colobus monkeys, and raucous baboon troops
  • Experience Africa's most exhilarating white-water rafting with a thrilling journey through the grade five rapids of the White Nile
  • Explore a colorful history in the colonial capital of Entebbe, then enjoy a whirlwind tour through modern Uganda in Kampala
  • Fly across Uganda in light aircraft, quickly connecting remote forests and enjoying sublime views over the mountainous landscape

Starting Price

$11,929 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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