Mountain gorillas eating plants, Uganda, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

The Complete Uganda Safari: Gorillas, Chimpanzees, Rhino Tracking & More

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Customizable Itinerary

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

Countries Visited

Uganda

Places Visited

Entebbe, Kampala, Jinja, River Nile...

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Suggested Duration

21 Days

Mountain gorillas thump their chests, tree-climbing lions survey the savannah, while wild rhinos and chimpanzees are tracked on foot. Uganda is filled with the most exquisite of wildlife experiences, a range of national parks offering a seductive mix of endangered species and unique activities. This 3-week safari explores the best of this mystical country, culminating in two gorilla treks and a few days of peaceful serenity on Lake Bunyonyi and Lake Victoria.

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Trip Highlights

  • Savor the charms of tracking wild mountain gorillas and visit two distinctive gorilla troops in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • Admire the emotion and interactions of wild chimpanzees with chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest and Semuliki National Parks
  • Wander across the savannah and track wild rhinos on foot at Zziwa Rhino Sanctuary
  • Discover the abundant hippos and elephants of Murchison Falls National Park, with game drives and boat safaris bringing an array of other wildlife treasures
  • Gorillas and chimpanzees are just two of dozens of unusual primate species to be found in Uganda, and each of the five national parks visited offers an alluring mix of monkeys and other apes
  • Explore a nocturnal world with a nighttime big-game safari in Semuliki National Park
  • Find rare tree-climbing lions to be amongst the highlights of two days of safari in the exceptional Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Complete the Ugandan experience with five days of serene lake relaxation, first on the mystical Lake Bunyonyi, then on a small island in Lake Victoria

Starting Price

$20,995 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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