Leopard at Maasai Mara National Park, Kenya

Classic Highlights of Uganda and Kenya Private Safari

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Customizable Itinerary

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

Countries Visited

Uganda, Kenya

Places Visited

Nairobi, Amboseli National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Mara North Conservancy...

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Suggested Duration

12 Days

Bask in East Africa’s timeless beauty on your 12-day Uganda and Kenya highlights safari. Enjoy encounters with wild chimpanzees and grazing zebra herds. Trek the misty mountains for gorilla sightings. Witness elephants wandering beneath the silhouette of Mount Kilimanjaro. Whether finding the famous Big Five or lounging in a luxury lodge, you will discover the wilderness with a mix of game drives, guided bush walks, boat tours, and aerial views.

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Trip Highlights

  • Trek through an untouched rainforest and spend an hour with a wild mountain gorilla troop, enjoying all their intimacies and interactions
  • Explore the remote forests of Uganda and spend an hour with a wild troop of chimpanzees, an exceptionally personal and profound experience
  • Soar across the Mara in a hot air balloon and spend a leisurely day watching the drama along the Mara River
  • Focus on the famous big cats, finding them climbing trees in Queen Elizabeth National Park and stalking prey in the Masai Mara
  • Surround yourself with wildebeest and zebra herds in the Masai Mara, staying in a private conservancy that enhances the exclusivity of the experience
  • Savor one of Africa’s most enduring images, a safari in Amboseli showing elephants and giraffes roaming beneath the frame of Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Fly between safari destinations by light aircraft, ensuring you maximize your time on safari and enjoy sublime landscapes from the ultimate vantage point
  • Combine the full range of big-game safari activities, where game drives are complemented by thrilling game walks and languid boat safaris past the hippos
  • Understand more about Uganda with easy cultural encounters, including an afternoon in Colonial Entebbe and a day driving through the rural villages of the west

Starting Price

$11,755 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.

Reviews of Zicasso's Referral Service

4.94 stars based on 18 reviews.

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"The trip was absolutely wonderful."

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