10 Days Tanzania Wildlife & Uganda Gorilla Safari

Overview of the 10 Days Tanzania Wildlife & Uganda Gorilla Safari

The 10 Days Gorilla & Wildlife Safari in Uganda and Tanzania starts in Entebbe Uganda and ends in Arusha Tanzania. The safari takes you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for Double Mountain Gorilla trekking, Tarangire, Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater for extensive wild game viewing including the Big five of African Wild game. The safari features amazing sightseeing experience in the Kigezi Highlands, the Rwandan Hillsides and the Ngorongoro Crater.

Safari Highlight of the 10 Days Tanzania Wildlife & Uganda Gorilla Safari

Day 1: Arrive in Uganda – Entebbe International Airport & transfer to the Hotel

Day 2: Transfer by flight from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi Airstrip in Bwindi Impenetrable Np. Visit the Batwa Community in the afternoon

Day 3: Do Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park & relax at the lodge.

Day 4: Do Second Mountain Gorilla tracking experience in Bwindi Impenetrable Np and Transfer to Kigali

Day 5: Fly from Kigali International Airport Rwanda to Kilimanjaro International Airport Tanzania and transfer to Arusha

Day 6: Transfer to Tarangire National Park & do an afternoon game drive

Day 7: Transfer to Serengeti National Park & evening game drive as you connect to the lodge

Day 8: Full day game drive in Serengeti National Park

Day 9: Final game drive in Serengeti National Park & transfer to Ngorongoro rim. Undertake crater rim walk

Day 10: Do Morning game drive in Ngorongoro Crater floor & transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for flight departure in the late evening

  • Day 1: Arrive in Uganda – Entebbe International Airport & transfer to the Hotel

    Arrive in Uganda – the Pearl of Africa at Entebbe International Airport where you will meet our representative and transfer to the respective hotel for overnight

    Accommodation

    Midrange: Boma Hotel Entebbe

    Luxury: Protea Hotel Entebbe

  • Day 2: Transfer by flight from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi Airstrip in Bwindi Impenetrable Np. Visit the Batwa Community in the afternoon

    You depart at 07:00hrs from Entebbe International Airport to arrive in Kihihi Airstrip Bwindi at 08:55hrs. Your Driver guide will be waiting for you at the Airstrip to transfer you to the lodge for relaxation. You will then take a community walk exploring the life of the local people including the Batwa who used to live hunter gatherer culture before they were evicted to pave way for Gorilla conservation. Their stories and dance will make your day colourful.

    Accommodation:

    Midrange: Gorilla Mist Camp

    Luxury: Haven Lodge Buhoma

  • Day 3: Do Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park & relax at the lodge.

    Briefing for Gorilla trekking starts at 8am and thus, you need to enjoy breakfast before at the lodge.   In the company of armed ranger guides, you head to the Impenetrable forest in search of the critically endangered Mountain Gorillas.  You enjoy exciting sights and sounds of the jungle including magical bird songs & lush flora. The lasting moment awaits you as you approach the mighty Mountain Gorillas as they forage, socialise among others. They are beautiful gentle giants with frightening eyes and hairy body while the silverback features a silver patch on its back.      The trek lasts 2 – 8 hours depending on the gorilla movement but the actual viewing is limited to one hour for purposes of conservation. Retreat from the activity and spend the rest of the day relaxing at the lodge.

    Accommodation:

    Midrange: Gorilla Mist Camp

    Luxury: Haven Lodge Buhoma

  • Day 4: Do Second Mountain Gorilla tracking experience in Bwindi Impenetrable Np and Transfer to Kigali

    After breakfast, undertake a second gorilla trekking encounter in the Impenetrable Bwindi.  You can opt to track a different region or gorilla family from the one of yesterday so as to gain a diverse experience.   The second trek comes with more photographic opportunities, enhanced interaction with the Mountain Gorillas and general experience in the jungle of Bwindi. You return from gorilla trekking and transfer to Kigali exploring the remarkable views of Kigezi Highlands and Rwandan hillsides en route.

    Accommodation

    Midrange:  Hotel Chezlando – Bungalows

    Luxury: Hotel Mille Collines

  • Day 5: Fly from Kigali International Airport Rwanda to Kilimanjaro International Airport Tanzania and transfer to Arusha

    After breakfast, connect to Kigali International Park at 8am to check in for your flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport. You are welcomed by our representative to transfer to Arusha for relaxation and overnight

    Accommodation

    Midrange: African Tulip Hotel

  • Day 6: Transfer to Tarangire National Park & do an afternoon game drive

    After breakfast, your driver-guide will pick you up from your hotel and you will enjoy the 2hrs leisure drive southwestwards to Tarangire NP.

    The Tarangire National Park has the highest concentration of elephants in North – Tanzania and you can view these animals all year round where elephant herd populations can reach as many as 3,000. The Tarangire River has water all year around. During the dry season (July-October), many animals from the surrounding areas come to the river to drink. If you visit the park during the dry season, you will witness an unforgettable natural wonder as you observe exotic big mammals such as lions, giraffes, buffaloes, wildebeests, zebras and various types of antelopes such as gazelles. During the dry season, Tarangire is a haven for bird watchers with over 550 different species including the Maasai Ostrich-the world’s largest bird. Around lunchtime, you will stop at a suitable picnic place. The afternoon is dedicated to more wildlife watching.

    Accommodation

    Midrange: Sangaiwe Tented Camp

  • Day 7: Transfer to Serengeti National Park & evening game drive as you connect to the lodge

    After breakfast, we will head to the Lake Ndutu area, situated in the Ngorongoro conservation area, part of the southern Serengeti eco-system. Lake Ndutu is alkaline, most of the other Rift Lakes, however the water is still drinkable and used by a wide array of local wildlife.

    We will do game drive until lunchtime. After lunch proceeds to Serengeti for game drive; arrive at the camp for evening leisure and hot dinner.

    Accommodation:

    Midrange: Serengeti Kati Kati Camp

  • Day 8: Full day game drive in Serengeti National Park

    Before breakfast, depart for early morning game drive on the central plains searching for wildlife (morning game drives are always the best because animals are very active in the morning). We descend into the heart of wild Africa-the Serengeti national park-with it’s endless plains, rolling into the distance as far as the eye can see. We head to Seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the park, featuring the Seronera River, which provides a valuable water source to this area and therefore attracts wildlife well representative of most of the Serengeti’s species.

    Accommodation:

    Midrange: Serengeti Kati Kati Camp

  • Day 9: Final game drive in Serengeti National Park & transfer to Ngorongoro rim. Undertake crater rim walk

    After breakfast, depart with picnic lunch for final game drive in Serengeti. After lunch drive to Ngorongoro for evening leisure and hot dinner.

    Accommodation:

    Midrange: Ngorongoro Farm House

  • Day 10: Do Morning game drive in Ngorongoro Crater floor & transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for flight departure in the late evening

    After an early breakfast, you will depart with picnic and drive for about 45 minutes to the crater entry then descend into the crater floor for game viewing. The crater has a unique ecosystem that is inhabited by more than 25,000 resident animals. In the grass steppes and acacia forest you can encounter almost every animal species of the East African savanna, including the “Big Five” (rhino, elephant, Cape buffalo, lion, leopard). Later on ascend and proceed to Kilimanjaro airport for a late evening flight back home

    End of the 10 Days Uganda Gorilla & Wildlife Safari in Uganda and Tanzania

Safari Overview and Highlights

Overview of the 10 Days Tanzania Wildlife & Uganda Gorilla Safari

The 10 Days Gorilla & Wildlife Safari in Uganda and Tanzania starts in Entebbe Uganda and ends in Arusha Tanzania. The safari takes you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for Double Mountain Gorilla trekking, Tarangire, Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater for extensive wild game viewing including the Big five of African Wild game. The safari features amazing sightseeing experience in the Kigezi Highlands, the Rwandan Hillsides and the Ngorongoro Crater.

Safari Highlight of the 10 Days Tanzania Wildlife & Uganda Gorilla Safari

Day 1: Arrive in Uganda – Entebbe International Airport & transfer to the Hotel

Day 2: Transfer by flight from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi Airstrip in Bwindi Impenetrable Np. Visit the Batwa Community in the afternoon

Day 3: Do Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park & relax at the lodge.

Day 4: Do Second Mountain Gorilla tracking experience in Bwindi Impenetrable Np and Transfer to Kigali

Day 5: Fly from Kigali International Airport Rwanda to Kilimanjaro International Airport Tanzania and transfer to Arusha

Day 6: Transfer to Tarangire National Park & do an afternoon game drive

Day 7: Transfer to Serengeti National Park & evening game drive as you connect to the lodge

Day 8: Full day game drive in Serengeti National Park

Day 9: Final game drive in Serengeti National Park & transfer to Ngorongoro rim. Undertake crater rim walk

Day 10: Do Morning game drive in Ngorongoro Crater floor & transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for flight departure in the late evening

Detailed Itinerary
  • Day 1: Arrive in Uganda – Entebbe International Airport & transfer to the Hotel

    Arrive in Uganda – the Pearl of Africa at Entebbe International Airport where you will meet our representative and transfer to the respective hotel for overnight

    Accommodation

    Midrange: Boma Hotel Entebbe

    Luxury: Protea Hotel Entebbe

  • Day 2: Transfer by flight from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi Airstrip in Bwindi Impenetrable Np. Visit the Batwa Community in the afternoon

    You depart at 07:00hrs from Entebbe International Airport to arrive in Kihihi Airstrip Bwindi at 08:55hrs. Your Driver guide will be waiting for you at the Airstrip to transfer you to the lodge for relaxation. You will then take a community walk exploring the life of the local people including the Batwa who used to live hunter gatherer culture before they were evicted to pave way for Gorilla conservation. Their stories and dance will make your day colourful.

    Accommodation:

    Midrange: Gorilla Mist Camp

    Luxury: Haven Lodge Buhoma

  • Day 3: Do Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park & relax at the lodge.

    Briefing for Gorilla trekking starts at 8am and thus, you need to enjoy breakfast before at the lodge.   In the company of armed ranger guides, you head to the Impenetrable forest in search of the critically endangered Mountain Gorillas.  You enjoy exciting sights and sounds of the jungle including magical bird songs & lush flora. The lasting moment awaits you as you approach the mighty Mountain Gorillas as they forage, socialise among others. They are beautiful gentle giants with frightening eyes and hairy body while the silverback features a silver patch on its back.      The trek lasts 2 – 8 hours depending on the gorilla movement but the actual viewing is limited to one hour for purposes of conservation. Retreat from the activity and spend the rest of the day relaxing at the lodge.

    Accommodation:

    Midrange: Gorilla Mist Camp

    Luxury: Haven Lodge Buhoma

  • Day 4: Do Second Mountain Gorilla tracking experience in Bwindi Impenetrable Np and Transfer to Kigali

    After breakfast, undertake a second gorilla trekking encounter in the Impenetrable Bwindi.  You can opt to track a different region or gorilla family from the one of yesterday so as to gain a diverse experience.   The second trek comes with more photographic opportunities, enhanced interaction with the Mountain Gorillas and general experience in the jungle of Bwindi. You return from gorilla trekking and transfer to Kigali exploring the remarkable views of Kigezi Highlands and Rwandan hillsides en route.

    Accommodation

    Midrange:  Hotel Chezlando – Bungalows

    Luxury: Hotel Mille Collines

  • Day 5: Fly from Kigali International Airport Rwanda to Kilimanjaro International Airport Tanzania and transfer to Arusha

    After breakfast, connect to Kigali International Park at 8am to check in for your flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport. You are welcomed by our representative to transfer to Arusha for relaxation and overnight

    Accommodation

    Midrange: African Tulip Hotel

  • Day 6: Transfer to Tarangire National Park & do an afternoon game drive

    After breakfast, your driver-guide will pick you up from your hotel and you will enjoy the 2hrs leisure drive southwestwards to Tarangire NP.

    The Tarangire National Park has the highest concentration of elephants in North – Tanzania and you can view these animals all year round where elephant herd populations can reach as many as 3,000. The Tarangire River has water all year around. During the dry season (July-October), many animals from the surrounding areas come to the river to drink. If you visit the park during the dry season, you will witness an unforgettable natural wonder as you observe exotic big mammals such as lions, giraffes, buffaloes, wildebeests, zebras and various types of antelopes such as gazelles. During the dry season, Tarangire is a haven for bird watchers with over 550 different species including the Maasai Ostrich-the world’s largest bird. Around lunchtime, you will stop at a suitable picnic place. The afternoon is dedicated to more wildlife watching.

    Accommodation

    Midrange: Sangaiwe Tented Camp

  • Day 7: Transfer to Serengeti National Park & evening game drive as you connect to the lodge

    After breakfast, we will head to the Lake Ndutu area, situated in the Ngorongoro conservation area, part of the southern Serengeti eco-system. Lake Ndutu is alkaline, most of the other Rift Lakes, however the water is still drinkable and used by a wide array of local wildlife.

    We will do game drive until lunchtime. After lunch proceeds to Serengeti for game drive; arrive at the camp for evening leisure and hot dinner.

    Accommodation:

    Midrange: Serengeti Kati Kati Camp

  • Day 8: Full day game drive in Serengeti National Park

    Before breakfast, depart for early morning game drive on the central plains searching for wildlife (morning game drives are always the best because animals are very active in the morning). We descend into the heart of wild Africa-the Serengeti national park-with it’s endless plains, rolling into the distance as far as the eye can see. We head to Seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the park, featuring the Seronera River, which provides a valuable water source to this area and therefore attracts wildlife well representative of most of the Serengeti’s species.

    Accommodation:

    Midrange: Serengeti Kati Kati Camp

  • Day 9: Final game drive in Serengeti National Park & transfer to Ngorongoro rim. Undertake crater rim walk

    After breakfast, depart with picnic lunch for final game drive in Serengeti. After lunch drive to Ngorongoro for evening leisure and hot dinner.

    Accommodation:

    Midrange: Ngorongoro Farm House

  • Day 10: Do Morning game drive in Ngorongoro Crater floor & transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for flight departure in the late evening

    After an early breakfast, you will depart with picnic and drive for about 45 minutes to the crater entry then descend into the crater floor for game viewing. The crater has a unique ecosystem that is inhabited by more than 25,000 resident animals. In the grass steppes and acacia forest you can encounter almost every animal species of the East African savanna, including the “Big Five” (rhino, elephant, Cape buffalo, lion, leopard). Later on ascend and proceed to Kilimanjaro airport for a late evening flight back home

    End of the 10 Days Uganda Gorilla & Wildlife Safari in Uganda and Tanzania

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