Highlights

* Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Forest

* Light aircraft flights within Uganda (no long drives)

* Browse the craft market and enjoy a visit to the women’s community & craft center (Ride 4 a Woman project)

* Private game drives in Lake Manyara National Park

* Private game drives Serengeti National Park (central region)

* Tour the famous Ngorongoro Crater (home to the ‘Big-5’)

* Visit an authentic Maasai village

* Private game drives Tarangire National Park

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Entebbe

On arrival into Entebbe you will be met and assisted to your hotel where you stay for one night.

Time permitting additional activities in Entebbe may be arranged at extra cost.

Overnight: Pineapple Guest House (Bed and Breakfast) 

 

Day 2: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

You will be transferred to the airport where you depart on a shared light aircraft flight to Bwindi.

In the afternoon, explore Bwindi by visiting the Ride 4 A Woman’s community and craft centre. Learn about the work this special project does to help the women gain skills and employment.

You are also welcome to visit the local Bwindi Plus Nursery or craft market stalls for souvenirs.

Overnight: Mahogany Springs Lodge (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) 

 

Day 3: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

This morning, enjoy the wildlife encounter of a lifetime as you trek the majestic mountain gorillas.

In the afternoon you may discuss activities direct with the lodge manager or book a massage treatments to ease your muscles.

Overnight: Mahogany Springs Lodge (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) 

 

Day 4: Entebbe

After lunch you will be transferred to the airstrip where you depart on a shared light aircraft flight to Entebbe.

On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Overnight: Pineapple Guest House (Bed and Breakfast) 

 

Day 5: Arusha

This morning you will be transferred to the airport for your regional flight to Kilimanjaro. (Flight not included but we can book this for you at additional cost).

On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel, located a short distance from Arusha Town Centre.

We would be delighted to arrange activities or tours in Arusha at additional cost (depending on flight schedules it may be possible to remove this night and fly straight from Bwindi to Kilimanjaro same day).

Overnight: Ilborou Safari Lodge (Bed and Breakfast) 

 

Day 6: Lake Manyara National Park

Spend the morning at leisure before your safari briefing.

After lunch, depart Arusha and journey through the Masai Steppe filled with many picturesque African villages as well as maize, coffee and banana plantations. In the village of Mto wa Mbu you will find your camp ready to welcome you.

Overnight: Manyara Wildlife Safari Camp (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

 

Day 7: Central Serengeti 

After breakfast, enjoy a game drive in Lake Manyara National Park, before returning to the lodge for lunch.

In the afternoon, depart Lake Manyara and continue to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. From here lie the vast plains of the Serengeti where you begin spotting wildlife.

Overnight: Kati Kati Camp (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) 

 

Day 8: Central Serengeti 

Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park.

Overnight: Kati Kati Camp (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) 

 

Day 9: Karatu

This morning depart for Ngorongoro enjoying game viewing in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro highlands en-route. Stop for a picnic lunch before passing along the crater rim and descending to Karatu, where you stay for two nights.

Overnight: Ngorongoro Farm House (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

 

Day 10: Karatu

After breakfast, you descend through the early morning mists and 2,000 feet into the crater.

Ngorongoro Crater is the World’s largest intact volcanic caldera. Due to its size and diversity, the crater floor is comprised of several distinct areas, ranging from forest, swamps, lakes and springs, to open grassland and some sandy dunes. A truly unique wildlife experience.

Overnight: Ngorongoro Farm House (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

 

Day 11: End of Itinerary

Today you will transfer back to Arusha. The journey will pass through the Masai Steppe filled with many picturesque African villages as well as maize, coffee and banana plantations.

Enjoy lunch in Arusha before transferring to Kilimanjaro Airport for your own onward arrangements.

Tour Code

WBUT11

Price

From: USD $5,745 per person (based on 2 people sharing in November 2020).

** Please contact us for pricing on other months or for solo traveller rates.

Price Includes

Uganda:

 Airport assistance

 Private airport transfers

 Return light aircraft flights

 1 x Gorilla trekking permit per person

 Accommodation as listed

 All meals as listed

 One glass of wine with dinner at Mahogany Springs Lodge

 Park fees

 Transfers to cultural projects or schools in Buhoma

 Laundry service

Tanzania:

 Airport transfers

 Transport in a private 4×4 safari vehicle with pop up roof for photo and game viewing

 English-speaking guide

 Accommodation and all meals as listed

 Park fees

 Private game drives

 Ngorongoro Crater tour

 1 bottle of mineral water per person on game drives each day

Price Excludes

 International flights

 Visa

 Personal travel insurance

 Tipping

 Drinks

 All items of personal nature including laundry service in Tanzania

 Hot air balloon safari

 Regional flight between Entebbe and Kilimanjaro

 Any other activities or services not listed.

Talk to a Specialist

Make changes to this itinerary, combine or add new destinations, upgrade your accommodation or simply let us build a trip from scratch for you.

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