7 days of climbing lions in the Queen Elizabeth national and Gorilla trekking adventure in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. This adventure takes you on a journey through the primal forests of Uganda in search of primates majorly the Gorillas and lots of bird species and nature, this is combined with the thrilling Lion experience in the Queen Elizabeth National Park where you will experience the climbing lions in the Ishasha sector and more of the lion and predator experience on the northern sector crowned by a boat cruise on the Kazinga channel for a thrilling wildlife experience.

Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe

Upon arrival at Entebbe Airport, you will be picked by the driver who will transfer you to the hotel for refreshment and overnight stay. Boma Hotel/ Airport Guest House

Day 2: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

After breakfast, we check out and drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park. This is a scenic adventure drive through the foot hills of the Rwenzori mountains covered with tea plantations and forests creating the beauty of the landscape. Enjoy an evening game viewing as well as an option to visit the craters that include the two salt lakes before retiring to the lodge. Dinner and overnight stay at Marafiki Safari Lodge/ Bush Lodge

Day 3: Morning game drive and afternoon Boat Cruise

The day begins with an early breakfast and we go for a game drive in the Kasenyi plain with the mating grounds of different antelopes this is crowned by a lion and predator experience with a doctor to study and learn about the life of the cats in Queen Elizabeth national park. We are more likely to see waterbucks, buffaloes, elephants, lions and warthogs in their nature habitat. The game drive normally takes 2-3hours. After lunch we go for a boat cruise on the Kazinga channel, a natural channel that connects Lake George and Lake Edward. This is a very interesting cruise because of the big numbers of animals and birds it offers. It also takes 2 hours. Dinner and overnight at Marafi Safari Lodge/ Bush Lodge.

Day 4: Climbing Lions Experience

The day starts with a drive through the park after breakfast, a gave viewing drive where you get to find lots of different wildlife on the 2 hours drive to Ishasha sector the home of the climbing lions arrive in the late morning and take on the search for the climbing lions in their home this depends on the weather and movement of the lions, it is a day long slow drive through the wildness in search of the lions in the tree.

Retire at the lodge in the evening, overnight stay at Enjojo Lodge/ Ishasha Jungle lodge

Day 5, drive to Bwindi Forest Lion Experience and

After a breakfast, take the morning game drive through the figs in search for the lions and other savannah wildlife species before the drive to Bwindi Forest. The drive to Bwindi is an epic scenic experience that will relieve you and usher you into the rolling hills into the impenetrable forest the home to the gorillas.

Overnight stay at Rushaga Gorilla Haven/ Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge

Day 6: Gorilla Tracking Bwindi Forest National Park

A morning breakfast and drive to the starting point for briefing and allocation of the gorilla group to track as well as the staff to take you through the gorilla experience. Being one of the most wildlife encounter on foot in their wild nature, Gorilla tracking experience will beat all other wildlife experiences.

Retire at the lodge and an evening visit to the Batwa community the pygmies who used to live the gorillas in the forest is a moment worth to see and experience their life out of the forest and stories of their life while in the forest.

Overnight stay at Rushaga Gorilla haven/ Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge

Day 7: Drive back to Entebbe or Kigali.

After your morning breakfast, there will be three options for you to connect back home or the airport. First to drive to the airstrip and pick a domestic flight back to Entebbe to catch up with an evening flight back home or to the next destination this limits the drive, secondly to take on a scenic drive through the rolling hills with a stopover at the equator and arriving at the airport in the evening or drive to Kigali and fly out at the Kanombe airport in Kigali which is a less driving time.

Included in 7 days Queen and Gorilla trekking Bwindi

  • Vehicle, Safari Van
  • Transport in 4X4 Vehicle/Landcruiser with pop roof
  • English speaking Guide/ driver
  • Fuel
  • Chimpanzee tracking permi
  • All meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Accommodation
  • Park Entrance fees
  • Bottled water

Excluded in 7 days Queen and Gorilla trekking Bwindi

  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Porters
  • Laundry services
  • Visa (Uganda)
  • Any other personal interests
  • No accommodation on last night in Uganda (But can be arranged at extra cost)
  • Tips and gratuities (Guides)