8 Days Uganda Adventure Safari

Uganda Adventure Safaris

Enjoy visisting the home of the endangered Gorillas, the graceful chimps, endless savannah and remarkable wildlife that show case natures gift to the Pearl of  Africa.

Does A Uganda Adventure Safari From Escape To Africa Include Seeing Endangered Gorillas?

Yes, an Uganda Adventure Safari from Escape To Africa offers our clients an adventure safari that includes seeing endangered gorillas in their natural habitat. Find out how to make the most of your Uganda safari without worrying about time, money and hunger. Travel with a group of like-minded people on a small-group safari that suits your interests and budget with Uganda Adventure Safari.

If you’ve always wanted to see gorillas in the wild but didn’t know where to start, start with Uganda Adventure Safari. We have a comprehensive list of all the exciting safaris that are available to book, including Uganda and Rwanda with their famous mountain gorillas. Contact us today and make a reservation in advance.

Will I Be Able To Take A Uganda Adventure Safari With A Uganda Safari Company?

Yes, you can go on a Uganda Adventure Safari with a Uganda Safari Company. Popular Uganda tours now take place in the most exotic and extreme environments imaginable, not just in the wilds of Africa. Get ready to experience the most exciting and fun Uganda Adventure Safari.

Are you planning a trip to Africa and want to do something different while you are there? If you are considering Uganda as your next adventure, you should know that the Uganda Safari Company is an experienced company with a track record of excellent tours and safaris. You can easily book and have a unique experience in Uganda. You’ll explore the region’s most exciting parks and reserves on a variety of safaris, two- or three-day treks, or even overnight camping adventures.

Can I Schedule Uganda Adventure Safaris With Escape To Africa Any Time Of The Year?

Yes, for the best Uganda Adventure Safaris of your life, now you can schedule your trip at any time of the year! Let Escape To Africa help you plan your next adventure in Uganda now! There’s nothing like an African safari to experience the thrill of Africa’s natural wildlife. If you are looking for the ultimate African adventure, you will enjoy a trip to Uganda with our expert safari team.

Uganda Adventure Safaris can help you with an exciting journey like no other. Whether you are looking for a safari that includes a river cruise or a private safari, let us help you create the perfect trip to take your breath away. Book your safaris now and get away with Escape To Africa!

Is Escape To Africa a Uganda Safari Company That Offers Uganda Adventure Safaris?

Yes, take the leap and go on an adventure with Escape To Africa which is a Uganda Safari Company that offers Uganda Adventure Safaris for your total enjoyment and fun!

Escape To Africa is a safari company that offers various safaris to Uganda, including Uganda Wildlife Adventures, Uganda African Animal Safaris, and more. Every safari experience begins with a personalized travel consultation and detailed itinerary, but we also offer competitive pricing, open communication, and all-inclusive pricing. You have the opportunity to embark on the adventure of your dreams, you never thought possible. Africa is a great option, with many African safaris available for you and your family. 

Are Car Rides From The Airport Included On Uganda Adventure Safaris?

Yes, at Uganda Adventure Safaris we have planned to provide car rides from the airport to quality activities and tours in Uganda since we started offering services. At Uganda Adventure Safaris we offer trips that take travelers into the heart of the African wilderness. The services we provide are great for all types of travelers, including first-time travelers and those looking for a little excitement. If you want to make memories with your family or friends, Uganda Adventure Safaris is the team for you!

One of the most exciting things about our services is the opportunity to explore Uganda from the comfort and safety of your own luxury 4×4 safari vehicle. You’ll be driven by well-equipped, experienced drivers who know how to carry you comfortably across rugged terrain and summits over 18,000 feet. You won’t have to worry about anything!

Do Uganda Adventure Safaris Include A Trip To Ishasha Sector And Kasenyi Sector?

Yes, Uganda Adventure Safaris is the leading provider of African safari tours, offering trips to suit all tastes and budgets. Whether you are looking for a family safari, honeymoon or wild adventure, at Uganda Adventure Safaris we are your guide to finding your perfect Uganda safari experience and trips to Ishasha Sector and Kasenyi Sector.

At Uganda Adventure Safaris we offer the best Uganda safari experience of your life! With daily game drives, you will see the colorful savannah and it’s crazy animals. To make your trip more rewarding, we organize exciting safari activities such as night drives, guided walks and fishing trips to increase your chances of encountering a leopard, rhino or lion in the wild. Contact us now and we will help you schedule your next vacation.

Safari Outline:

  • Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe
  • Day 2: Entebbe transfer to Kibale Forest
  • Day 3: Half Day Chimpanzee trekking (Kanyanchu) continuing to Queen Elizabeth
  • Day 4: Kasenyi Game drive – Ishasha Sector
  • Day 5: Ishasha Sector – Buhoma Sector
  • Day 6: Buhoma Sector – Nkuringo / Rushaga Sector
  • Day 7: Gorilla Tracking
  • Day 8: Bwindi Impenetrable forest- Entebbe

Especially for:

  • Nature Enthusiasts
  • Adventurers

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe
Depending on the time of your flight, Escape To Africa representative will pick you up at the Airport with a placard and transfer you to the Hotel.

  • Travel time: 10 Minutes
  • Accommodation: Protea Marriot Hotel / Boma Guest House
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast Only

Day 2: Entebbe transfer to Kibale Forest
After an early breakfast, transfer  with the guide to Kibale Forest. This park is famous for its population of habituated chimpanzees and 12 other species of primates. Kibale forest is one of the loveliest forests in Uganda with so much to offer from different bird species, 13 species of primates, other species of mammals, numerous indigenous and exotic tree species. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Rwenzori ranges.

  • Travel time: 6 Hours
  • Accommodation: Primates Lodge Kibale / Crater Safari Lodge  / Kibale forest camp
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3: Half Day Chimpanzee trekking (Kanyanchu) continuing to Queen Elizabeth
With the tracking permit transfer to the park headquarters at Kanyanchu for Morning Chimpanzee tracking. This activity starts at 8am and lasts an average of three hours accordingly. After a hot meal at the Lodge, continue to Queen Elizabeth National Park enjoying the breathtaking scenery of the craters. With a view of the Rwenzori Mountains, the park’s splendid panoramas cover dozens of breath-taking craters imprinted theatrically into rolling green hills, beautiful views of the Kazinga Channel and its outstanding main attraction are the big five. Enjoy an evening game drive to the Lodge.

  • Travel time: 3 Hours
  • Accommodation: Katara Safari Lodge / Kyamburo Gorge  / Kasenyi Safari Camp
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4: Kasenyi Game drive – Ishasha Sector
Enjoy yet again another game drive in the Kasenyi sectors and be on the lookout for; Rothschild giraffes, buffalos, elephants and different bird species as you head out for Ishasha Sector. The Ishasha sector is famously known as a haven for the tree climbing lions and its located in the Southern part of the park. It is the only other place in the entire world where you will find tree climbing lions apart from Lake Manyara National Park in Tanzania.

  • Accommodation: Ishasha Wilderness Camp
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5: Ishasha Sector – Buhoma Sector
After an early breakfast, enjoy a morning game drive in the Ishasha sector and if you weren’t lucky the previous night with sighting the tree climbing lions, now is your chance. Spend as much time as possible on the game drive and with packed lunch continue to Buhoma sector in Impenetrable forest National Park. This vast reserve offers arguably the most productive montane forest birding in Africa and supports 23 of Uganda’s 24 Albertine Rift endemic bird species. Once part of a much larger forest that included the Virunga Volcanoes in neighboring Rwanda, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is now an ecological island within a sea of human cultivation and is of immense conservation importance.

  • Travel time: 4 Hours
  • Accommodation: Buhoma Lodge / Bwindi Lodge / Mahogany Springs
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6: Buhoma Sector – Nkuringo / Rushaga Sector
With packed lunch report to the park quarters where you will be accompanied by park rangers. This walk links the southern side to the Northern side using marked trails on foot, using any of the 2 trails –long or short trail. With any of these trails, since there are no roads inside the park, the guide and the vehicle has to drive around the forest – this drive is 7 hours. Enjoy the walk with the Uganda wildlife armed rangers, walking guide and a rack sack with some change of clothes and snacks. The Ivy River Trail; at 14km, taking about 4 – 5 hours with Vehicle support needed to the lodge or Kashasha trail at 19km, taking about 7 – 8 hours through the forest from the Northern side to the Southern side. Then depending on your accommodation either continue to Rushaga sector or overnight in Nkuringo.

  • Travel time: 7 Hours
  • Accommodation in Nkuringo: Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge
  • Accommodation in Rushaga: Gorilla Safari Lodge / Rushaga Gorilla Camp
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7: Gorilla Tracking
With an early breakfast transfer from the lodge with packed lunches. After gorilla briefing, continue to the forest for gorilla tracking. The beauty of this rain forest is spectacular offering a dramatic, steeply forested landscape, incredibly dense, but crisscrossed by numerous walk trails allowing access to tourists. The time taken and the terrain vary as per the movements of the gorillas. The thrill of spending time observing these gentle and endangered giants is an awesome, exciting experience to be long savored, many find it to be a rare and moving. Tracking can take place at Nkuringo or at Rushaga (1hour drive from Nkuringo), as per the gorilla permits obtained. Upon return, relax at the lodge or opt for a stroll through the community center or drive up to the “Top of the World” – the name given to the football field, high up in Nkuringo which offers amazing views over the peaks and forest. A great way to stretch your legs after the gorilla tracking and to enjoy a sundowner.

  • Accommodation in Nkuringo: Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge
  • Accommodation in Rushaga: Gorilla Safari Lodge / Rushaga Gorilla Camp
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 8: Bwindi Forest- Entebbe
Enjoy an early morning breakfast in the misty jungle, then proceed to Entebbe for your flight back home with a stopover at the equator.

  • Travel time: 9 Hours
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast only


Included in the above quote:

  • Our Quotes offered in USD
  • Full Board meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) with Accommodation as listed in the itinerary.
  • Gorilla and Chimpanzee Permit
  • Drinking water in the vehicle (1 litre per person per day)
  • Private 4×4 vehicle with experienced English-speaking driver-guide, from the morning of day 1 to the evening of day 10
  • All the excursions and activities indicated in the itinerary  under the supervision of an experienced English-speaking guide
  • Wi-Fi (in main areas of all Lodges and Hotel)
  • Government taxes

Excluded from the above quote:

  • All drinks
  • Lunch & Dinner on (Day 1 & Day 8)
  • Uganda Entry Visa fee
  • International air flights
  • Any optional activity not indicated in above program
  • Laundry Services
  • Gratuities and Tips

Tsavo is an authentic, fascinating, endless and untouched wilderness that join the Tsavo West and East National Parks into one largest protected area in Kenya. This park offers an opportunity of viewing the Big 5 in a single day. Its famously known for its man-eating lions and humongous elephant populations to the outside world, which makes it one of the must visit parks in Kenya. Between the 2 parts, Tsavo East is much more accessible, though Tsavo West provides a unique added advantage point to get closer to hippos and crocodiles lazing around in the waters.

At nearly 22,000km2, this makes Tsavo the biggest National Park in Kenya. Both of these parks where once one single park but where later separated. Though among the two Tsavo west is considered the best park for photography, birding and game viewing.

Tsavo East is at 13,747 sq.KM and is generally flat, with dry plains across where are River flows.

And the Tsavo West covers an area of 9,065 sq.KM and is generally mountainous with swamps, a Lake and Springs. It is known for bird life and large game; elephants, leopards, hippos, black rhinos, Cape buffalos and Masai lions.

Activities in Tsavo National Park

There is so much that you can do in Tsavo National park from the primarily; game drives involving viewing of elephants, African lions, hippos, cheetahs, hartebeest and buffalo, birdwatching, hill hiking, to caving and boating.

Best Time to Visit Tsavo West

At Escape To Africa, we recommend visiting the park in the months of January and February as well as June through September. And we try as much as possible to avoid the March to May and sometimes November to December as the park roads tend to be muddy and inaccessible. For all birdwatchers, the must months of visit to see migratory birds are October to January.

Recommended Number of Days

We normally advise 2 days to enjoy Tsavo west National park and a day more for all photographers to capture as much as possible.

Accommodation in the Tsavo West

As big as the park is, it has numerous accommodation to choose from for all kinds of budgets. At Escape To Africa we offer the best from comfort to services.

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