7-Day Uganda Gorillas and Chimpanzee Tour

This is a 7 days gorillas and chimpanzee tour. Go for nature walks or gorilla tracking in the Impenetrable Bwindi Forest then for evening game viewing at Queen Elizabeth National Park. An excursion to Kyambura Gorge nearby to track the fast moving and elusive chimpanzees.

Activities, Hotel & Meals
  • Day 1
    Entebbe - Lake Mburo
    • Pick up from the Airport
    • Explore Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
    • Acardia Cottage - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 2
    • Explore Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
    • Nature walk in the forest
    • Gorilla Forest Lodge - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 3
    • Gorilla tracking
    • Go for a leisurely nature or community walk
    • Gorilla Forest Lodge - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 4
    Queen Elizabeth National Park
    • Leave for Queen Elizabeth National Park
    • Evening game drive at the park
    • Mweya Safari Lodge - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 5
    Kyambura Gorge - Maramagambo Forest - Kazinga Channel
    • Excursion to Kyambura Gorge nearby to track the elusive chimpanzees
    • Nature walk in Maramagambo Forest, visit the Bat Cave and the Blue Lake
    • Afternoon take a boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel
    • Mweya Safari Lodge - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 6
    • Drive to Kampala, enroute stop at the Equator
    • Arcadia Cottages - Lunch
  • Day 7
    Entebbe - Nairobi
    • Transfer to Entebbe Airport after your morning breakfast for your flight to Nairobi, Kenya.
    • End of tour (no accommodation) - Breakfast


  • Government imposed park fees and/or taxes
  • Park fees (for non-residents)
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional)
  • Meals (as specified in the full itinerary section)
  • All accommodation
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT


  • Accommodation on the day before the tour departs
  • Accommodation on the last day
  • International flights (from/to home)
  • Tips
  • Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Some meals (as specified in the day-by-day)
  • Drinks
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Write to us at reservations@wildebeestsafaris.com or call us on +254 721 813625, +254 773 524106.


Day 1: Entebbe - Lake Mburo

You will be met upon your arrival at Entebbe Airport and start for Lake Mburo, to arrive in time for your evening game.

Accommodation: Full board at the Acardia Cottage

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Depart for Buhoma in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest arriving in the afternoon. After lunch, you can go for a nature walk in the forest or relax at the lodge. Full board accommodation included in the tour price.

Accommodation: Full board at Gorilla Forest

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Bwindi

Go gorilla tracking (subject to permit availability at time of booking), walking up steep densely forested hills before finally coming across the gorillas camouflaged in the vegetation. An inspiring moment! Tracking in Bwindi requires stamina and can often take most of the day. Alternatively go for a leisurely nature or community walk.

Accommodation: Full board at Gorilla Forest

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Leave for Queen Elizabeth National Park. Either drive via Ishasha, home of the tree climbing lion, roads permitting, or take the alternative route through cultivated expanses. Time permitting; go for an evening game drive. Full board accommodation included in the tour price.

Accommodation: Full board at Mwea Safari Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5: Kyambura Gorge - Maramagambo Forest - Kazinga Channel

An excursion to Kyambura Gorge nearby to track the fast moving and elusive chimpanzees, one of man's closest relations. The chimp population is quite mobile and viewing is unpredictable but the walk is enchanting. Alternatively go for a nature walk in Maramagambo Forest to see other primates and to visit the bat cave and the blue lake. In the afternoon take a boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel where the wildlife and a vast array of birds come to drink.

Accommodation: Full board at Mweya Safari Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6: Kampala

Drive to Kampala; enroute stand on the Equator, bargain at the roadside markets and see the royal drum makers.

Accommodation: Full board at Arcadia Cottages

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7: Entebbe

You will be transferred after your morning breakfast for Entebbe Airport from your flight to Nairobi, Kenya.

Accommodation: End of tour (no accommodation)

Meals: At own expense

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