21 Days Birding Uganda and Gorilla Trekking Safari

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Our first birding in Uganda will be to the Mabamba wetland the fringes of Lake Victoria as we search for the Shoebill. Our first national park to bird is Murchison Falls National Park which was voted No. 9 best birding spot in Africa, home to over 450 bird species and 76 mammal species. Budongo Forest protects the largest natural forest area in East Africa with over 350 bird Species and home to several primates including Chimpanzees. Semuliki National Park protects an eastern extension of the vast …

3 Day Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari from Kigali, Rwanda

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This tour starts from Kigali to Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. In may 2017 the gorilla permit was increased from $750 to US$ 1500 per person in Rwanda which affected certain people who had a dream of trekking the gorillas. This tour is a solution to this problem providing an alternative to trekking the gorillas in Uganda with pick up from Kigali. Remember that half the world’s gorillas are in Uganda which adds to your experience. Safari Highlights: Gorilla trekking …

9 Days Birding Uganda For Albertine Rift Endemics

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You will a short visit to Mabamba wetland for the Shoebill after which we leave for Lake Mburo national park for an introduction to Uganda birding. But our interest will be the rift endemics in Uganda. Mgahinga National Park is the smallest national Park in Uganda home to over 180 bird species including the Albertine Rift Endemics. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is the best birding spot is Africa with a record 23 of Uganda’s 24 Albertine Rift endemics. Key Species Malachite, Purple-breasted, Regal, Scarlet-tufted …

4 Days Uganda Golden Monkey Trekking and Batwa Trail Safari

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Mgahinga gorilla national park is located in south western Uganda on the border with Rwanda and DR Congo and home to the Virunga volcanoes shared between these countries. It is the smallest of all Uganda national parks but filled with engaging activities for any outdoor enthusiastic visitor. On this gorilla trekking and golden monkey trekking safari you will trek mountain gorillas and golden monkeys in the Virunga. If you are interested in hiking any of the Volcanoes i.e. Sabyinyo, Gahinga …

2 Days Murchison falls national park Safari

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This 2 day Murchison falls wildlife safari takes you to Murchison falls national park, the largest and oldest park in Uganda. It has the Nile rushing through a 7-meter narrow gorge causing the famous Murchison falls. While in the park – gaze in wonder at the herds of giraffes on your game drive, Elephants, pride of lions, antelopes. You have an opportunity of a launch trip on Victoria Nile where you will look out for the Nile crocodiles basking in …

5 Days Cycling along the Congo Nile Trail

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While on your Rwanda safaris, you can choose to indulge in cycling experience on the famous Congo-Nile trail. This Cycling tour will take you on the much coveted Congo-Nile trail which runs in western Rwanda partly along the Lake Kivu with beautiful views of the lake. It takes you through beautiful scenery and villages with locals going about their life. The tour is for 5 days if camping in villages and for 6 days if staying at Guesthouses spread throughout …

2 days Rwanda Twin lakes Cycling Safari

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While on your Rwanda safari you can add an experience of Rwanda cycling tour. This will give you a different feel from the car and hiking opportunities. You will explore the communities close by and benefit from exercising and enjoying the freshness from the countryside. This 2 days Twin lakes biking tour will give you more time and experience of the northern province compared to the 1 day Twin lakes cycling tour. Itinerary Day 1: Transfer from Musanze to the Twin …

2 Day Hiking Bisoke Volcano

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Rwanda has 5 volcanoes within its boundaries, some it shares with Uganda and others with DR Congo with Sabyinyo volcano shared by all the three countries.  The Volcanoes in Rwanda are all part of Volcano national park, they are Mt Muhabura, Mt Gahinga, Mt Sabyinyo, Mt Bisoke and Mt Karisimbi. Therefore when you hike to the peak of Sabyinyo, you have been to all the 3 countries at once. Mount Bisoke Volcano hike to the Bisoke Crater lake is by …

1 Day Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary tour

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Ziwa Rhino sanctuary is located 176 km from Kampala on the Gulu highway and sits on 70 square kilometers of land, this was formerly a private ranch.  The sanctuary is en route to Murchison falls national park and many visit it as part of an itinerary to the park.  On this one day tour, we leave Kampala at 7 am right after an early breakfast for the 3 hour drive to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. The plan is to get to …

4 Days Uganda Gorilla and Golden Monkey Safari

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Mgahinga gorilla national park is located in south western Uganda on the border with Rwanda and DR Congo and home to the Virunga volcanoes shared between these countries. It is the smallest of all Uganda national parks but filled with engaging activities for any outdoor enthusiastic visitor. On this gorilla trekking and golden monkey trekking safari you will trek mountain gorillas and golden monkeys in the Virunga. If you are interested in hiking any of the Volcanoes i.e. Sabyinyo, Gahinga …