Overview of the 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

This 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi is a notable 6 days Queen Elizabeth wildlife safari in Uganda and Bwindi gorilla trekking tour to the best Uganda wildlife safari destinations. Featuring a stop at the equator, game drive, boat cruise, Batwa experience and gorilla trekking your 6 days Uganda wildlife safari is an exclusive trip.

This amazing tour all starts with a pick up by a knowledgeable safari guide from Entebbe international airport brief you about the safari and transfer you to a prior booked hotel in either Kampala or Entebbe. Using a 4×4 safari vehicle, your driver guide will transfer you to Queen Elizabeth National park the next day with a stop at the equator. A game drive and a boat cruise on the 45 km kazinga channel will the highlight of the 3rd day of your safari where after you transfer to Bwindi impenetrable national park and have a Batwa cultural experience the next day. Gorilla trekking starts at 8:00am the next day lasting about 2-8 hours in the jungle then return to Entebbe international airport for departure the next day.

Highlights of the 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

Day 1: Your Uganda safari guide will pick you up upon arrival at Entebbe international airport for your Uganda wildlife tour. You will be driven to your prior booked hotel/lodge in Entebbe or Kampala for dinner and an overnight stay.

Day 2: After early morning breakfast, your driver guide will drive you to Queen Elizabeth National park with a stop at the equator arriving in the evening.

Day 3: Expect to wake up early for a morning game drive for about 2-4 hours, later on have lunch and do an evening boat cruise in Queen Elizabeth National park.

Day 4: You will have relaxed breakfast then after transfer to Bwindi impenetrable national park where you have a Batwa cultural experience in the evening.

Day 5: Anticipate to wake up early for gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park for about 2-8 hours.

Day 6: You will be driven back by your driver guide to Entebbe international airport for a departure flight.

Day by day details of the 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

Day 1 of your 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

You will be welcomed to the pearl of Africa by a knowledgeable Uganda tour guide at Entebbe international airport where after you are transferred to a booked hotel or lodge in Entebbe or Kampala for a rest. At your accommodation facility as you have a taste of Uganda, you relax and prepare for the trip to Queen Elizabeth National park the next day.

Day 2 of your 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

After meeting and greeting, your driver guide will brief you about the safari and start the road trip to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Just as you start going past scenic views, you will stop at the equator/zero latitude line in Kayabwe for a double hemisphere experience and see how you weigh 3kgs less at this spot. Later on, after taking memorable pictures at the equator, you will continue with the drive arriving late evening for check in, dinner and an overnight stay at a booked facility you chose for accommodation in Queen Elizabeth national park.

Accommodation options for day 1 include;

Luxury: Mweya safari lodge/Katara Lodge

Mid-range: Enganzi Lodges/Park view safari lodge

Day 3 of your 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

Your driver guide will drive you to the park headquarters for an early morning game drive that starts at 7:00am. This is the best time to see early morning risers as they go out to find the days prey. The drive lasts about 3-4 hours where after you rest for about 2 hours then be driven to the Kazinga channel for an evening boat cruise that starts at 2:00pm and lasts about 2 hours. After sightings of the crocodiles, hippos and water birds in this 45km kazinga channel, you will return to your hotel or lodge for an overnight stay.

Accommodation options for day 4 include;

Luxury: Mweya safari lodge/Katara Lodge

Mid-range: Enganzi Lodges/Park view safari lodge

Day 4 of your 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

On this forth day of your safari, you will have a relaxed breakfast at your lodging facility, the last in Queen Elizabeth National Park. After then, your driver guide will transfer you to Bwindi impenetrable national park going via the ishasha sector arriving to check in at a prior booked accommodation in Bwindi impenetrable national park. You will have a Batwa cultural experience in the evening as you watch their old way of life unfold just in front of you then after retire for dinner and an overnight stay at the lodge.

Accommodation options for day 4;

Luxury: Chameleon Hill lodge/Gorilla Forest Camp

Mid-range: Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge/Gorilla Mist Camp

Day 5 of your 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

Your driver guide will drive you to the park headquarters for a Uganda gorilla trekking safari experience that starts at 8:00am with briefing. During briefing by the park rangers, you will be allocated a single gorilla family to trek along with 7 other gorilla trekkers according to your level of physical strength. The activity is strenuous and lasts about 2-8 hours spending only one hour after seeing the gorillas as you gaze at them play and take memorable pictures. After the trek, you will return to the park headquarters where you find your driver guide ready to drive you back to your hotel or lodge for relaxation and dinner.

Accommodation options for day 5;

Luxury: Chameleon Hill lodge/Gorilla Forest Camp

Mid-range: Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge/Gorilla Mist Camp

Day 6 of your 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

You will have your last breakfast at the foothills of the gorilla land you will check out of your hotel then be driven back to Entebbe international airport for your departure flight. You will have lunch en route and do craft shopping in case you want to before you leave the country.

End of your 6 days Uganda wildlife safari Queen Elizabeth National Park & gorilla safari in Bwindi

There’s no better way of spending your week on safari than planning to meet a profusion of wildlife on a 6 days wildlife tour in Uganda.