Leopard at Maasai Mara National Park, Kenya

Big Game & Gorillas: A Romantic Safari in East Africa

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited

Kenya, Uganda

Places Visited

Maasai Mara, Sanctuary Olonana, Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, Entebbe...

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Suggested Duration

11 Days

East Africa's wonders blend adventure with romance, taking you on a mystical journey through iconic destinations. Gorillas chest thumping in the vibrant jungle, lions chasing wildebeest across the Maasai Mara, horseback and hot air balloon safaris through vast wilderness; these 11 days inspire a million impressions of an untrammeled world, each day delivering new angles and fresh experiences. Incorporating Kenya and Uganda, this is an all-encompassing safari vacation.

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Trip Highlights

  • Savor the unique beauty of the Maasai Mara with four days of eclectic safari experiences including game drives, walking safaris, and hot air ballooning
  • Go on two gorilla treks through the vibrant jungles of Uganda, visiting two different habituated groups of the world's greatest primate
  • Spend two days soaking up the weird and wonderful game of Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, on game drives and on a unique horseback safari
  • Combine the wildlife with local culture by visiting a Maasai village and a traditional village deep in the Bwindi rainforest
  • This itinerary runs at an indelibly relaxed pace, ensuring lots of romantic time as you sit back and watch these wildlife theaters pass by
  • Carefully chosen accommodation provides wonderful seclusion and luxury in the heart of East Africa's most memorable landscapes

Starting Price

$12,095 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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