Uganda Adventure Safari | Jinja Tours | Gorilla & Wildlife Safari

raft-the-nileUganda Adventure Safari – 6 Days

6 Days Uganda tour is designed to showcase the very best of Uganda wildlife and adventure sports- Enjoy game drives, boat rides, gorilla trekking , source of the nile tour and half day white water rafting in Jinja.

Day 1: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth Park  
Embark on a scenic 6 hour drive to Queen Elizabeth National park with en-route stop overs at the Equator, Mbarara town plus crater lakes exploration in Bushenyi village.  Dinner and overnight stay at lodge/ camp.

Day 2: Game Drive & Kazinga Channel Boat ride
After an early morning breakfast, embark on a guided game drive along the Kasenyi plains track which offers the spectacular views of the wildlife and park scenery. Expect to encounter wild animals like Lions, buffaloes, elephants, hartebeests, warthogs, elands, bushbucks, Kobs among others. Return to the lodge for lunch and short nap- In the afternoon, transfer to Kazinga channel for a boat ride , expect sightings of hippos, buffaloes, elephants, birds on the banks of this small channel which joins Lake George to Edward.  Dinner and overnight at  lodge/ camp .

Day 3: Transfer to Bwindi National Park
Enjoy an early breakfast and check out of the lodge for transfer to Bwindi park. We will take you for another game drive passing via the Ishasha sector for a chance to encounter tree climbing lions.   We reach Bwindi forest late afternoon- Dinner and overnight at Lodge/ Camp/ Forest bandas.

Day 4: Gorilla trekking adventure
The ultimate moment with the endangered mountain gorillas awaits you  this morning in a thrilling 3-6 hour hike through the forest. You will be given an hour in the midst of the gorillas, Take pictures and watch them as they play , feed and swing from tree to tree.  Enjoy your parked lunch in the Jungles of the thick forest and  return to the lodge late afternoon. Take some rest and later enjoy a guided walk through the local communities neighboring the park. Dinner and overnight stay a Lodge/ camp/ Bandas

Day 5: Transfer back to Kampala
After an early breakfast, check out of the lodge and embark on long drive back to Kampala using the Kasese – Fort Portal road where you will get chance to see the peaks of Mountain Rwenzori roaming over Toro kingdom.

Day 6- Transfer to Jinja town – White water rafting & Source of Nile Tour
Early in the morning, you will be transferred to eastern Uganda for adventure tour in Jinja town.  Enjoy a half day rafting trip on the nile and thereafter you will be driven to the Source of the Nile for a boat ride to the very spot where Speke stood and spotted the Rippon falls.Crown it up with a guided tour around Jinja town where you will explore places like the main market, craft shops and landing sites. Return to Kampala arriving in the evening.

END OF TOUR

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1 Day Mabaira Forest Tour | Uganda Jinja Tours

mabira-forest-walk1 Day Mabaira Forest Tour | Uganda Jinja Tours

Mabira forest reserve is the largest forest in Uganda covering over 300 sq km located in Buikwe district along the Kampala- Jinja highway.  The forest is home to over 300 species of birds, 312 tree species and up to 6 different primate species including the rare endangered grey cheeked mangabey monkey which can only be found in Mabira.

Day 1- Transfer from Kampala to Mabira forest
Our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel/ residence early in the morning to begin you journey to Eastern Uganda. Mabira forest is located 56 km away from the city and so ot will take us around 1 hour and 20 minutes to get there, along the way you will enjoy the scenes of rolling hills and locals on foot.  Once you reach the forest, check in at the Eco tourism office and a guide will be assigned to you to lead you on a guided nature walk in the forest. The well developed network of walking trails allows you to easily navigate through and encounter different species of trees, birds and primates. Bird species you may spot include the endangered Nahan’s Francolin, Grey parrot, Cassin spinetail,  forest woodhoope, Dwarf kingfisher, African pied kingfisher, Blue throated roller, hairy breasted barbet, African shrike-fly catcher, yellow throated tinker bird etc. Primates you may spot include the endangered grey cheeked mangabey, red tailed monkey, vervet monkeys among others
Return to Kampala and transfer to your lodge/ hotel/ residence.
End of Mabira tour