DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN KIGALI& TRANSFER TO THE HOTEL
Arrival at Kigali International Airport where you will be received by a member of our team and be transferred to your hotel in Kigali.
OVERNIGHT: Onomo Hotel Kigali – Or similar
DAY 2: KIGALI CITY TOUR & GENOCIDE MEMORIAL TO KISORO
Journey Time: 5Hrs
On this day after breakfast, you will have a tour of Kigali, with visits to Kigali genocide memorial site. This site provided an opportunity to offer a place in which the bereaved could bury their families and friends, and over 250,000 victims are now buried at the site.
This site also includes three permanent exhibitions, the largest of which documents the genocide in 1994. There is also a children’s memorial, and an exhibition on the history of genocidal violence around the world. The Education Centre, Memorial Gardens and National Documentation Centre of the Genocide all contribute to a meaningful tribute to those who perished, and form a powerful educational tool for the next generation.
After this memorable excursion, you will start off your transfer to Kisoro to prepare for your Gorilla tracking day.
OVERNIGHT: Mahogany Springs – Or similar
DAY 3: GORILLA TRACKING DAY | OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES
After an early breakfast, head to the park headquarters for briefing at exactly 8:00am. Gorilla tracking is a very captivating and unforgettable experience which more than repays the effort needed to reach Bwindi.
This starts at 8:30am and can last a few hours to a whole day depending on where the gorillas were left the previous day.
In the evening go for the Batwa Cultural tour & explore more about their unique lifestyle or enjoy a canoe ride on Lake Mulehe (optional)
OVERNIGHT: Mahogany Springs – Or similar
DAY 4: TO LAKE MBURO NATIONALPARK & FISHING SAFARI
Journey Time: 5-6Hrs
In the morning after your breakfast, leave Kisoro for Lake Mburo National Park amidst scenic views of the west.
Upon arrival, enjoy your lunch and later go for your fishing trip on Lake Mburo. This will take you close to the rich flora and fauna of Lake Mburo. And along the shores, you will spot a variety of animals that come to water and cool off, thus suitable during the afternoon, as you adventure the aquatic life of Lake Mburo.
In the evening, you will go for a game drive in the woodland acacia. Expect a variety of flora & fauna including Zebras, Rothschild Giraffes, elephants, elands, warthogs, topi, Uganda kob & by chance some leopards.
Here is a chance to spot some of the rare bird species of water & swamp; papyrus gonolek, yellow warbler, saddle billed stork, Cisticola, white-winged warbler, crested crane & many more.
Visit the salt licks & watch animals licking natural salt to supplement their diet over a viewing platform.
OVERNIGHT: Rwakobo Rock – Or similar
DAY 5: SPORT FISHING & TRIP TO KAMPALA VIA THE EQUATOR
Journey Time: 4 hrs: 35min
Lake Mburo is one of the best spots in Uganda for sport fishing adventures. It consists of 6 distinct fish species that are all thriving in the waters including the tilapia. Sport fishing adventures in Lake Mburo are best conducted around Mazinga, you can come with your own gear alongside a fishing permit issued by Uganda Wildlife Authority.
After lunch, start off your road trip to Kampala City – Uganda’s capital with a quick stop at the Equator in Masaka for demonstrations & photo moment. Thereafter proceed to the city, check into the hotel & enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight: Fairway Hotel Kampala – Or similar
DAY 6: THE KAMPALA CITY TOUR (half day excursion)
On this day you will have your breakfast and then start off your Kampala excursion. Visit the historical aspects of the City which include; Buganda Kingdom’s Palace, the Bahai Temple of Worship, the Uganda National Museum and also sightseeing of the highlights of the city such as the Independence Monument, the local markets, Queen’s Clock tower, people and culture with visits to the art and crafts village among others.
Right after this detailed excursion, you will return to your hotel for leisure as you feel the comfort of your hotel.
OVERNIGHT: Fairway Hotel Kampala – Or similar
DAY 7: SPORT FISHING ON LAKE VICTORIA
In the morning after breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel by your driver guide to Entebbe. Spend the whole day engaging in fishing on the second largest fresh water lake in the world.
Lake Victoria is the right spot for hooking one of the world’s largest fresh water fish; the Nile Perch through “catch and release” with experienced and knowledgeable fishing guides who are fluent in English language.
The activity is available all year round but it is advisable to avoid full moon and also exclude April and May which is the rainy season. The main type of fish here is the Nile Perch (ranging from approximately 8-80 kg) and trolling with lures is the preferred method.
OVERNIGHT: 2 Friends Beach Hotel – Or similar
DAY 8: FINAL DEPARTURE DAY
On this day, depending on your flight schedule, you will enjoy your breakfast then spend some leisure. Later on you will be transferred to the airport to check in for your next home departure flight.
DISCLAIMER:The journey time stated in the itinerary is an estimation and it is subject to variation depending on traffic and road conditions.
PRICE: Quoted in US Dollars per person sharing
Based on: 2 Pax: From 3545 USD per person sharing
|Tour Name||Price Per Adult||Price Per Child||Available Seats||Departure Date||Duration|
|Gorillas, Wildlife & Fishing Safari||$ 3,545||$ 0||10||Every Monday||8 days, 7 nights|
|Name||Price ( Adults/Children )||Persons ( Adults/Children )||Quantity||Total|
Please select the discounted rates available for more than one traveller. If there is more than one adult traveller in the group DO NOT use the Adult option above.
Single Person Supplement
Price supplement for solo traveler.
Single Room Supplement
|Extra Items||$ 0|