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Gorilla trekking with expert guide to visit the countries prime birding sites

12 days from £2840* 1 review

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Overview

Gorilla trekking in Uganda with a focus on Ugand’s birding hotspots.

With over a 1000 different species of birds, it is of no surprise that this country is on the wish list of avid birders around the world. Even non-birders can not fail to be impressed by the magnificent Shoebill or some of the beautiful Albertine Rift species which are found in a small area of SW Uganda. It is with this thought and the owner of Wildlife Trails own interest in all wildlife, that we suggest this tour for keen birders. Birding seemed to once only be done in large, frantic groups, with the only aim to tick off as many birds in as quick a time as possible; that’s not the way we or our clients roll! So we are now attracting more and more single clients, couples or a small group of friends who want to enjoy birds at their own relaxed pace. Join us on this Uganda wildlife tour with a focus on its amazing birdlife.

Itinerary

This is a Private Tour

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    Start your Uganda gorilla trekking and birding tour with arrival into Entebbe. Morning visit to Mbamaba Wetlands for Shoebill with naturalist. Transfer to Murchison NP. Overnight at Red Chilli Camp.

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    Morning and afternoon jeep safaris, with focus on Delta Area for Shoebill.

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    Full day drive to Kibale via the spectacular rift escarpment to Chimps Nest.

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    Morning chimp trekking in Kibale followed by an afternoon primate/birding community walk.

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    Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park for an afternoon jeep safari. Overnight at QE Bush Camp.

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    Morning and afternoon jeep safaris inside Queen Elizabeth National Park.

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    Mornng cruise on the Kazinga Channel followed by transfer to Bwindi. Overnight at Buhoma Community Camp.

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    Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi; an experience you will never forget.

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    Walk the famous waterfall trail for Endemics followed by spectacular car journey to Ruhija. Overnight at Gorilla Friends Resort Campsite.

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    Gorilla trekking to the famous Ruhija family

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    Drive to Lake Mburo National Park in time for an afternoon boat safari; chance for finfoot Overnight at Arcadia Cottages

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    Drive 5 hours back to Entebbe to connect with your flight. End of your Uganda gorilla trekking and birding tour.

Meals

Best Uganda wildlife lodges: All meals included at the wildlife lodges and just  breakfast at Entebbe.

For a full tour description or a bespoke quote, email Wildlife Trails including the trip title so we can organise your gorilla trekking tour..

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* Based on 2 persons and not including flights

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