4 Days Scenic Trek & Drive Bwindi & Queen Game Parks

4 Days Scenic Trek & Drive Bwindi & Queen Game Parks

Bwindi Forest National Park Safari

A 4-day gorilla trekking and Queen Elizabeth itinerary would typically involve visiting both Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for gorilla trekking and Queen Elizabeth National Park for wildlife safari experiences which gives you an opportunity to see the gentle giants in Bwindi and also proceed for wildlife viewing in queen Elizabeth national where you will see number of wildlife species around the park during the game drive. you will also do a boat cruise at the Kazinga channel to see other water animals among other animals and bird species along the shorelines.

Detailed Itinerary


Day 1: Pick up and Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

After morning breakfast at the lodge, the guide/ driver will pick you up and transfer you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Enjoy the scenic drive through the countryside and local communities. you will have enroute lunch as you proceed to Bwindi impenetrable forest. Arrival in the park, check in to the lodge for relaxation, later dinner and overnight stay.
Accommodation option: silver back lodge, Buhoma lodge, Chameleon Hill lodge, Nkuringo Bwindi (Midrange), Rushaga Gorilla haven lodge, Trekkers Tavern Cottages.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch Dinner

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Wake up early for a briefing at the park headquarters. Embark on an exhilarating gorilla trekking adventure in the rainforest. Spend time observing and photographing the gorillas in their natural habitat.
After the trek, return to your lodge for relaxation and later afternoon you can go for an optional activity to visit the Batwa community near Bwindi impenetrable forest national park, you can enjoy this unique culture and also various activities including; cultural dances, art and craft inform of weaving baskets, making beads, neckless, earing among others.
Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
meal plan: Full board

Day 3: Bwindi to Ishasha – Queen Elizabeth Park

After early breakfast head for Ishasha, which is the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park, carry out a game drive where you may sight tree-climbing lions and viewing other wildlife like elephant buffalo, hyena etc. Ishasha sector is dominated by acacia woodland and scrubland and features the meandering Ishasha River, banked by a riparian forest.

After picnic lunch, drive to Mweya Peninsular all the way to the northern sector of the park arriving in time at 3.00pm for boat cruise on Kazinga channel. This waterway joins Lakes Edward and George and it is filled with schools of hippos, buffaloes with elephants at the banks. You are likely to meet grazing hippos, elephants, lions, spotted hyenas and leopards, bushbuck, waterbuck and stripped jackal and off-course the several warthogs.
The evening will be at leisure. Dinner and overnight.
Accommodation option: Mweya safari lodge, Ishasha wilderness camp(luxury), Park view safari lodge, Marafiki safari lodge (Mid-range), Simba safari camp, Kasenyi Safari camp (Budget).
Meal Plan: Full board


Day 4: Queen Elizabeth Park – Kampala

This morning you will carry out a game drive looking for wildlife lion elephant leopard, hyena, and many more that inhabit this park. The game drive will yield wildlife viewing say lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and many more. After drive, head to Kampala with your packed lunch. Arrival will in be in the evening

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Safari cost will include:

Meals and accommodation at full board basis
Gorilla permits 1 permit per person
Game drive — Ishasha, park fees,
Safari driver /guide and 4×4 vehicle
Park fees
Drinking bottled water while driving on safari

Excluded include;

Alcoholic drinks and bar bills, phone bills, personal insurance and any other items of personal nature used during the trip.

Please note that this itinerary is a general outline, and it can be customized based on your preferences, available time, and budget. Additionally, it’s important to obtain the necessary permits for gorilla trekking in advance, as they are limited and in high demand.