5 Days Uganda Gorillas Mid-Range Safari

The 5 days Uganda Gorillas Mid-Range Safari is such a beautiful tour package. It is designed for travelers on a Uganda trip who would wish to spend less on their safari. However, this trip is not a budget tour, it can only be tailored to fit any travel plan. During this safari, travelers will get a chance to explore some of the hidden treasures of Uganda. These include a gorilla trekking tour in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, a wildlife safari game drive in Lake Mburo National Park, and exploring Lake Bunyonyi. Some of the animals to be seen on this tour include; giraffes, zebras, buffaloes, antelopes, mountain gorillas, white colobus monkeys, and many more. Below is a detailed itinerary of the 5 days Uganda Gorillas Mid-Range Safari.

Safari Summary

  • Day 1: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park and afternoon boat cruise
  • Day 2: Morning game drive and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • Day 3: Mountain gorilla trekking and Batwa community tour
  • Day 4: Explore Lake Bunyonyi
  • Day 5: Transfer to Kampala – Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park and afternoon boat cruise

Once you arrive at the Entebbe International Airport, you will meet our driver guide. He or she will brief you about the 5 days Uganda Gorillas Mid-Range Safari. You will start your 5-hour drive journey to Lake Mburo National Park. At the Uganda Equator, you will take some photos, perform some water experiments, and step into the two hemispheres of the earth at the same time. Proceed with an en-route lunch. You will enter the park via the Nshara Gate. At this point, you will be seeing some animals. Go to the lake for a boat cruise. You will see many crocodiles and hippos. Later on, you will check in to your lodge for dinner and spend the night over.

Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Morning game drive and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

After breakfast, you will head out to Lake Mburo National Park’s savannah plains in search of wildlife. A morning game drive in Lake Mburo National Park is the best way to get up close with wildlife like leopards, buffaloes, giraffes, and zebras. You will set your eyes on the early risers of the park. return to your lodge for relaxation and lunch. Later on, you will drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The park is famous for being home to the endangered mountain gorillas. Additionally, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Upon arrival, check in to your lodge for dinner and spend the night over.

Meal: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 3: Mountain gorilla trekking and Batwa community tour

This is the long-awaited day on the 5 days Uganda Gorillas Mid-Range Safari. The day starts as early as 6:30 am with a delicious breakfast. Later on, you proceed to the park headquarters for a briefing about mountain gorilla trekking. The briefing will teach about the gorilla trekking rules and regulations governing gorilla trekking. After the briefing, you start on the search for these giant apes. You will be led by professional rangers. Once you meet the gorillas, you will be allowed to spend one hour in their presence. Bwindi is home to many primates and birds. Return to your lodge for relaxation and lunch. In the afternoon, you will visit the Batwa communities and learn about their traditions. You will take part in several activities like making fire and brewing local beer. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 4: Explore Lake Bunyonyi

Lake Bunyonyi is yours to wash away the dust and cool at the shores. After breakfast, you will visit Lake Bunyonyi and explore the 29 islands as you learn about their history. The lake is home to many bird species. Community tours and high ropes are all yours to participate in. You will spend the night at a safari lodge near the lake.

Meal: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 5: Transfer to Kampala – Departure

Even good things come to an end! The final day of your 5 days Uganda Gorillas Mid-Range Safari starts with a delicious meal. You will then drive to Kampala. Lunch will be along the way. You may make a second stop at the Uganda Equator to purchase some crafts and souvenirs. The driver will drop you off at the Entebbe International Airport for an outbound flight. This will mark the end of your 5 days Uganda Gorillas Mid-Range Safari.

Meal Plan: Breakfast and lunch

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