5 Days Nile White Water Rafting & Gorilla Tracking Safari

5 Days Nile White Water Rafting

Nile White Water Rafting & Gorilla Trekking Safari

Overview

Nile White Water Rafting & Gorilla Trekking Safari, A double adventure packed safari to the source of the Nile in Jinja for the magnificent white water rafting experience and to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to trek the mountain gorillas. 

Safari Highlights

  • Visit to source of the Nile
  • White water rafting on the Nile
  • Equator experience
  • Mountain Gorilla tracking
  • Community walk around the lodge
  • Batwa Trail or Golden monkey tracking
  • Boat ride on Lake Mburo
  • Game viewing in Lake Mburo National Park

Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to Kampala

You will be met at the airport by our safari guide who will transfer you to the hotel reserved for you in Kampala. Briefing about the Nile White Water Rafting & Gorilla Trekking Safari will be done right before dinner at the hotel where you’ll spend the night. Tomorrow morning we embark our 5 days Nile White Water Rafting & Gorilla Trekking Safari

Day 2: Travel to Jinja for white water rafting

You will have an early breakfast and travel to Jinja for the magnificent white water rafting adventure. The journey will take you through the tropical rain forest of Mabira, tea and sugarcane plantations plus several roadside markets before getting to Kalagala falls in time for your full or half day white water rafting adventure on the Nile. You will crown your adventure with a visit to the source of the Nile and return to Kampala for dinner and overnight.

  • Moderate: Surgeous
  • Budget: Backpackers
  • Meal Plan: Dinner

Day 3: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

You will have an early breakfast and set off for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park in Southwestern Uganda You will have a stopover at the equator for photos and water experiments at this landmark before proceeding to Mbarara town where you will have a lunch break. After lunch, you will continue the drive through the rolling green hills of Banana and Tea plantations arriving in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in the evening. You will have dinner and overnight at the lodge of your booking.

  • Lower Budget: Buhoma community Rest camp / Ruhija Gorilla Friends Camp / Travellers Rest Hotel Kisolo / Gorilla Valley Lodge
  • Moderate: Gorilla Resort Bwindi /Gorilla Safari Lodge / Silver Back Lodge / Lake Kitandara Camp / Chameleon Hill Lodge / Lake Mutanda Resort.
  • Up market: Mahogang Lodge / Buhoma Lodge / Rushanga Gorilla Satari Lodge.
  • Meal plan: Dinner.  

Day 4: Gorilla Trekking

You will have an early morning breakfast and move to the Park headquarters to join other trackers in a briefing about the gorilla trekking rules at 7:45 am. You will trek through thick creepers and undergrowth with your guides to find the Gorillas, which can take you 1-8 hours. The steeply forested landscape is incredibly dense but crisscrossed by numerous animal trails allowing access by tourists. You will have one hour to stay with the Gorillas once sited before returning to your lodge. Time allowing you will go for a guided nature walk around the lodge.

  • Lower Budget: Buhoma community Rest camp / Ruhija Gorilla Friends Camp / Travellers Rest Hotel Kisolo / Gorilla Valley Lodge
  • Moderate: Gorilla Resort Bwindi /Gorilla Safari Lodge / Silver Back Lodge / Lake Kitandara Camp / Chameleon Hill Lodge / Lake Mutanda Resort.
  • Up market: Mahogang Lodge / Buhoma Lodge / Rushanga Gorilla Satari Lodge.
  • Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.  

Day 5: Transfer back to Kampala or Entebbe

You will after breakfast start on your return journey to Kampala or Entebbe Airport for your departure flight. No accommodation will be provided.

This safari package includes;

  • Transportation (type of car ) 4WD min van with pop up roof for excellence safari view.
  • Gorilla permit (a US $600 value)
  • All fuel for the trip.
  • Driver / guide.
  • Guide ranger fees.
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary.
  • All activities are described in the itinerary.
  • Park fee is according to the program.
  • Meals are according to the program.

However, the package excludes:  Personal Expenses like:, tobacco, telephone, drinks, laundry, porter fee, personal insurance, Visa , and tips to guides

 

 

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