primates and predators

12 days | 11 nights

Locations: Entebbe | Bwindi Impenetrable Forest | Queen Elizabeth National Park | Kibale | Semliki | Kidepo Valley

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ITINERARY OVERVIEW

Day 1

Arrive at Entebbe Airport. Meet and greet by your Driver/Guide who will transfer you to your accommodation in Entebbe (+/-15 minutes).

Overnight at the Boma Guest House (BB).

Day 2

Early morning pickup at 06h00 from your hotel and transfer to Entebbe Airport (+/- 15 minutes) for a scheduled flight to Kisoro (07h45/08h55). Pick up from Kisoro Airstrip and transfer by road for 2 hours to Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge in the southern sector of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. In the afternoon visit the Community in Nkuringo village.

Overnight at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge (FB + non-premium brand drinks).

Day 3

Full day Gorilla tracking in the Nkuringo area (depending on gorilla permit availability).

Overnight at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge (FB + non-premium brand drinks).

Day 4

Hike through the Bwindi Forest from Clouds to the Northern part of the forest (Buhoma). Pick up from Buhoma and transfer by road to Queen Elizabeth National Park (-/+ 4 hours).

Overnight at Kyambura Gorge Lodge FB + non-premium brand drinks

Day 5

Morning game drive on the Kasenyi plains. Afternoon boat safari at the Kazinga Channel and evening game drive.

Overnight at Kyambura Gorge Lodge -FB + non-premium brand drinks)

Day 6

After breakfast, drive to Kibale National Park, (the drive will take -/+ 3 hours.) Your home for the next two nights is Kyaninga Lodge, set against a backdrop of Kyaninga Lake with the legendary Mountains of the Moon in the distance. Enjoy a 3-hour walk to the “Top of the World” in the afternoon.

Overnight at Kyaninga Lodge (FB)

Day 7

After breakfast, you will go for Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale National Park. In the afternoon, you will enjoy the bigodi swamp walk.

Overnight at Kyaninga Lodge (FB)

Day 8

Transfer by road to Semliki Game Reserve for 2 hours. Afternoon game drive / walk.

Overnight at Semliki Safari Lodge (FB)

Day 9

Sunrise boat trip on Lake Albert to view the endangered Shoebill. Evening sundowner-game activity.

Overnight at Semliki Safari Lodge (FB)

Day 10

Transfer to Semliki Airstrip for a scheduled flight to Entebbe Airport (10h20/11h25) and then connect onto a scheduled flight to Kidepo Airstrip (12h30/14h45). Pickup by a lodge representative on arrival who will transfer you to Apoka Safari Lodge (+/- 10 minutes). Evening game drive / walk.

Overnight at Apoka Safari Lodge (FB + non-premium brand drinks).

Day 11

Game activities in Kidepo Valley National Park. Visit to Lorukul Village.

Overnight at Apoka Safari Lodge (FB + non-premium brand drinks).

Day 12

Transfer to the Kidepo Airstrip for a scheduled flight to Entebbe Airport (15h00/16h30). Stay at Entebbe Airport and connect to your outbound International flight.


LOW SEASON: [MAR | APR | MAY | OCT | NOV 2019)

Based on 2 people:

Per person sharing a double/twin room: US$ 11 668-00

Per person in a single room: US$ 12 739-00

Based on 4 people:

Per person sharing a double/twin room: US$ 8732-00

Per person in a single room: US$ 9802-00

Based on 6 people:

Per person sharing a double/twin room: US$ 7901-00

Per person in a single room: US$ 8972-00

HIGH SEASON: [ JAN | FEB | JUN | SEP | 1-14 DEC | 11 – 31 JAN 2019 ]

Based on 2 people:

Per person sharing a double/twin room: US$ 13 047-00

Per person in a single room: US$ 14 805-00

Based on 4 people:

Per person sharing a double/twin room: US$ 10 111-00

Per person in a single room: US$ 11 868-00

Based on 6 people:

Per person sharing a double/twin room: US$ 9280-00

Per person in a single room: US$ 11 036-00

PEAK SEASON: [ JUL | AUG | 15 DEC – 10 JAN 2019]

Based on 2 people:

Per person sharing a double/twin room: US$ 13 377-00

Per person in a single room: US$ 15 444-00

Based on 4 people:

Per person sharing a double/twin room: US$ 10 441-00

Per person in a single room: US$ 12 507-00

Based on 6 people:

Per person sharing a double/twin room: US$ 9610-00

Per person in a single room: US$ 11 677-00


Pricing includes:

  • Meals as specified above (hotels in Entebbe are B&B)

  • Drinks as stipulated in itinerary

  • Accommodation as stipulated in the itinerary

  • Water in the vehicle for overland sectors

  • Scheduled flights, inclusive of airport taxes where applicable, as specified in the itinerary

  • NB: Baggage restriction of 15kgs per person (no more) is applicable on all flights in small, soft-sided bags. This includes hand luggage. Extra luggage will incur a charge of $3 per kg, per sector, to be paid directly to the airline upon check-in.

  • NB: Certain routings have restrictions on schedules and have minimum numbers: details will be confirmed upon booking

  • All ground transportation and transfers as indicated, which are inclusive of fuel

  • Activities as stipulated in the itinerary

  • Game drives in a shared 4-wheel drive vehicle at Lodges where indicated

  • Park, ranger guide, conservation fees

  • Community bed night fees

  • All applicable taxes, administration and banking fees

  • Gorilla and/or Chimpanzee permits as stipulated in the itinerary


To book, contact our Reservations team res@africansafariexperts.com