5 Days Bwindi Gorilla trekking and Jinja white water rafting safari tour
5 Days Bwindi gorilla trekking and Jinja white water rafting safari tour: This 5 days Bwindi gorilla trekking and Jinja white water rafting safari tour is one of the most adventurous safari that one need to enjoy at least once in a life time while on a tour to Uganda the pearl of Africa. This 5 days Uganda safari tour combines one hour with endangered mountain gorillas in Bwindi impenetrable national park and then enjoy a tour to Nile River where you will visit the source of Nile and Raft the white water on the waterfall. This 5 days Uganda safari tour starts and ends in Kampala/Entebbe Uganda.
Highlights of 5 days Bwindi gorilla trekking and Jinja white water rafting safari tour
- Day 1: Drive from Kampala to Bwindi impenetrable national park
- Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park
- Day 3: Drive back to Kampala
- Day 4: Transfer to Jinja and Visit source of the Nile
- Day 5: Jinja white water rafting and drive back to Kampala for departures
Detailed Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Drive from Kampala to Bwindi impenetrable national park
Transfer to Bwindi impenetrable national park: On day 1 of 5 days Uganda tour, you will be met by our company representative who will be your Uganda safari driver for 5 days adventure. Your driver will take you in a session of briefing through the itinerary after which you will embark on a 9-11 hours road drive to the extreme south western part of Uganda to Bwindi impenetrable national park. You will stopover at the equator for photography and equator experience then head to Mbarara city for lunch after which your journey through rolling Kigezi hills will proceed till you get to Bwindi impenetrable national park for dinner and overnight sleep.
Meal plan: Lunch and dinner
Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park
Bwindi gorilla trekking: After breakfast on day 2 of 5 days Bwindi gorilla trekking and Jinja white water rafting safari tour, pack your snacks, drinking water and wear your best gorilla trekking gear and meet your safari driver for a drive to the park headquarters to be briefed about gorilla trekking, dos and don’ts and many more and later on, hire a porter and penetrate the forest to start the search of gorillas in their natural habitats. The trek takes about 2-7 hours forest walk until you finally trace the gorillas then spend one hour with gorillas interacting closely. As soon as one hour elapses, you will exit the forest and be returned to your lodge for dinner and overnight sleep. There is an option of batwa experience in the evening if you’re really in for another activity.
Meal plan: breakfast, packed lunch and dinner
Day 3: Drive back to Kampala
Transfer to Kampala: On day 3 of 5 days Uganda safari tour, arise from the comfort of your bed for morning breakfast then check out of the lodge and start the long drive back to Kampala city with an enroute lunch in mbarara city at Igongo cultural hotel where you will then proceed with your journey direct to Kampala for an evening city tour, dinner and overnight.
Meal plan: breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 4: Transfer to Jinja and Visit source of the Nile
Transfer to Jinja: On day 4 of 5 days Uganda safari tour, you will start your day with breakfast then meet your safari driver to start the journey to Jinja with a stopover at Mabira forest one of best and natural forest reserve situated along Kampala- Jinja road. While in Mabira forest, you may choose to do a forest walk or even an optional Zip lining then proceed your journey to Jinja for lunch before proceeding for a boat cruise to visit the source of Nile River as was confirmed by explorer Speke. Later in the evening, you may choose to relax at your lodge or have a brief Jinja city tour.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 5: Jinja white water rafting and drive back to Kampala for departures
Jinja white water rafting and departures: As soon as you are done with breakfast at your lodge on day 5 of5 days Uganda safari tour, head out for white water rafting at Itanda water fall then return to your lodge for lunch. After lunch, you will check out of the lodge and embark on a drive to Kampala where you will then be dropped off at Entebbe international airport to catch a flight back home.
Meal plan: Breakfast and lunch
END OF 5 DAYS BWINDI GORILLA TREKKING AND JINJA WHITE WATER RAFTING
Inclusive in 5 days Uganda safari tour
- Kampala/ Entebbe pick up and drop
- A 4×4 safari vehicle and fuel for ground transportation
- An English speaking safari guide
- Ranger fees
- Bwindi gorilla trekking permit
- Jinja water rafting permit
- Enough bottled drinking water
- Meals will be as per itinerary
- Accommodation for 4 nights as per itinerary while on safari
Exclusive in 5 days Uganda tour
- International travel expenses including Visa and flight Air ticket
- Porter hire fees
- Life insurance
- Laundry fees
- Optional activities
- Other drinks apart from water
- Other expenses of personal nature like phone expenses, cigar etc.