Uganda's Family Luxury Safari Experience

Explore Uganda's highlights on a 16-day tour, focused on iconic primates like playful chimpanzees and majestic mountain gorillas. Trek through premier gorilla habitats, witness stunning Murchison Falls, and visit remote Kidepo Valley for diverse wildlife. Enjoy Rwenzori foothill treks, charming chimpanzees in Kibale, and the rich ecosystem of Queen Elizabeth National Park. The journey peaks with two days trekking the endangered mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, promising wildlife encounters, cultural experiences, and top-notch accommodations.

Tour Details

Start: Entebbe
End: Entebbe
Tour Duration: 16 (days)
min guest: 6
Avaiable from: 2024-01-01
Avaiable To: 2026-12-31
Amount: N$ 165000

Tour Information

Day 1 - Entebbe

Upon your arrival at Entebbe Airport, a dedicated representative will warmly welcome you and provide transportation to your accommodation. Embracing a serene and welcoming ambiance, Entebbe reflects Uganda's steady economic progress, evident in the modern thoroughfares graced by a fusion of restaurants, entertainment venues, and upscale hotels. Situated amidst the lush wetlands once cherished as the favored hunting grounds of King Mutesa I, this city boasts a picturesque setting across seven captivating hills. Notable landmarks include the palace of the 13th-century Buganda Kingdom's King and splendid sites such as majestic tombs, mosques, and cathedrals.

Day 2 | 3 - Kidepo Valley National Park

You'll be chauffeured to catch your mid-day flight to Kidepo airstrip within the captivating Kidepo Valley National Park. Upon arrival, an Apoka Safari Lodge vehicle will be waiting to transfer you to your lodge through the rugged, secluded wilderness that positions Kidepo Valley National Park as one of Africa’s prized yet lesser-explored destinations. Delve into immersive experiences by engaging with the local Ik and Karamojong people, two of Africa’s most remote tribes. Enjoy thrilling game drives, offering exceptional wildlife sightings including greater and lesser kudu, eland, cheetahs, and some of the world’s largest buffalo herds. Bird enthusiasts will revel in Kidepo's birdwatching paradise, especially for those captivated by Africa's diverse birds of prey.

Day 4 | 5 - Murchison Falls National Park

Fly to Murchison Falls National Park. There, Zusammen Travels representative will meet you and take you to Baker’s Lodge. The park features the impressive Nile River running through lush savannahs and woodlands. See the stunning Murchison Falls, where the Nile crashes through a valley. Enjoy a boat ride to the falls' base, spotting hippos, crocs, and birds. Hike to the top for an adventure or go fishing for Nile perch.

Day 6 | 7 - Kibale National Park

Board a scheduled flight to Kasese Airstrip for an unforgettable hike in the Mountain Rwenzori foothills. Transfer to Kyaninga Lodge, nestled against the picturesque Lake Kyaninga and the fabled Mountains of the Moon. Opt for an afternoon game drive or leisurely relaxation, followed by an enticing dinner and an exciting spot-lit night drive. Prepare for an adventure trekking with chimpanzees in Kibale National Park, boasting East Africa's highest primate variety and density, hosting 12 primate species including the elusive red colobus monkey, grey-cheeked mangabey, olive baboon, and red-tailed monkey. Alternatively, extend your time habituating chimps, spending a half-day with the dedicated team.

Day 8 | 9 - Semliki Valley Wildlife Reserve

Drive to Semliki Valley Wildlife Reserve for a night at Semliki Safari Lodge. This diverse reserve, Uganda's inaugural protected area, houses a blend of Central Africa's forest species and East Africa's savannah wildlife. Experience a thrilling spot-lit night drive through the reserve's enchanting landscape. Relax with a tranquil boat cruise on Lake Albert, offering a chance to witness diverse birdlife, including the elusive Shoebill stork.

Day 10 | 11 - Queen Elizabeth National Park

Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park, home to Kyambura Gorge Lodge. Enjoy scenic views of crater lakes and valleys during this journey and a cultural excursion. The park's rich biodiversity boasts nearly a hundred animal species and over 600 birds. Experience a thrilling game drive spotting diverse wildlife like chimpanzees and colobus monkeys. Ishasha has a high hippo concentration for remarkable sightings. End the day with a relaxed boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel.

Day 12 - Queen Elizabeth National Park - Ishasha area

Do a game drive transfer for a night at Ishasha Wilderness Camp, be sure to keep an eye out for the park’s famous tree climbing lions, which can sometimes be seen resting in the shady branches of the large fig trees in the area.

Day 13 |15 - Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for Uganda’s majestic mountain gorillas. Trek with a guide to find a gorilla family—though challenging, the sight is unforgettable. Explore the Batwa community, the 'Keepers of the Forest,' on a 3-hour forest hike.

Day 16 - Entebbe

Following breakfast, proceed with a ground transfer from Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge to Kisoro Airstrip for your scheduled flight to Entebbe, facilitating your connection to your international outbound flight.