Uganda is famous for its highland gorillas, and tree-climbing lions. Looking into the gentle and familiar eyes of a giant cousin is an experience you will never forget along with the stunning mist-shrouded mountain scenery of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Uganda is famous for its highland gorillas, being one of only three countries where they are found. A visit to Uganda offers an opportunity to go on a gorilla safari in Uganda’s Bwindi National Park, to spot tree-climbing lions in Queen Elizabeth National Park. Looking into the gentle and familiar eyes of a giant cousin is an experience you will never forget along with the stunning mist-shrouded mountain scenery of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
On this safari you will couple this magical experience with a game safari in the tranquil Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park which is home to topi, waterbucks, black and white Columbus monkey, chimpanzees, giraffes, elephant, leopard, and the Ugandan kobs.
Overnight at The Boma Hotel [HB]
Bwindi National Park is home to one-half of the world’s population of the endangered Mountain Gorillas, mammals, many endangered species of birds, a variety of butterflies, and trees while serving as an important catchment area for many rivers hence supplying water for agriculture in the surrounding region. This makes it one of the richest ecosystems in East Africa.
Overnight at Buhoma Lodge [FB]
In the afternoon, you will go on a community walk through the local villages surrounding Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Some of the activities include visits to a traditional home, local orphanage or school, banana brewing demonstrations and even meeting traditional medicinal healers. This three to four-hour walk is easily tailored to your individual schedule and interests.
Overnight at Buhoma Lodge[FB]
An afternoon game drive will be enjoyed in the Ishasha area, looking for the huge herds of buffalos, elephants, Uganda kobs, and of course the famous tree-climbing lion typically found in the area.
Overnight at Ishasha Wilderness Camp [FB]
Safari cost is US $3950 on sharing basis. Single supplement is US $700
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