Ultimate 11 days Kenya & Uganda Safari
This Ultimate 11 days Kenya & Uganda Safari allows you to discover the best East African destinations not missing the wonders of Africa experience with an exhilarating trek to see one of the world’s most endangered species, the rare remaining Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park.
Day 1 of Ultimate 11 days Kenya & Uganda Safari: Arrival in Nairobi
On arrival at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, go through the airport covid-19 checks as required by Kenyan government, your driver will be waiting to transfer you to Giraffe Manor hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 2 of Ultimate 11 days Kenya & Uganda Safari: Nairobi city tour
Enjoy Nairobi City Tours to see the modern city Center, the colorful market, and the railway museum, the renowned National museum where there are spellbinding displays of early man and Giraffe Center and overnight at Giraffe Manor
Day 3: Transfer to samburu national reserve
Drive from Nairobi to Samburu national reserve which can take 3-4 hour reaching there in time for lunch and after, Visit a Samburu community and learn about their way of life and culture. Overnight at Sasaab Camp
Day 4: Adventure in samburu national reserve
Start your day with a game drive through the reserve where you will be able to see several animals such as elephants, oryx, reticulated giraffe, the lion, cheetah, African leopard, Cape buffalo and hippopotamus. Other mammals include, olive baboon, Grant’s gazelle, impala, water buck and a black rhinoceros and overnight at Sasaab Camp
Day 5: Depart samburu for Masai mara
Drive from samburu national reserve to masai mara for a distance of 664km that takes 7-8 hours, have en-route stop for picnic lunch in meru and proceed reaching there in the evening. Dinner and overnight at Mara Serena Safari Lodge
Day 6 of Ultimate 11 days Kenya & Uganda Safari: Masai mara game drive
Enjoy a game drive into the Reserve, most famous for the Annual Migration, when hundreds of thousands of wildebeest, zebra and Thomson’s gazelles cross over from the Serengeti National Park between July and October when these vast herds feast on the fresh grazing here, and See the ‘Big 5’- elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard, along with the many other species of animals, reptiles and birds which call this wilderness home. Dinner and overnight at Mara Serena Safari Lodge
Day 7: fly to Entebbe & drive to kibale
You will be joined by the tour guide who will brief you about the travel plan routes and after transfer to Kibale forest park passing through scenic views and tea plantations reaching there in afternoon for relaxation Overnight at Kyaninga lodge
Day 8: chimpanzee tracking & Bigodi walk
Breakfast at your hotel and assemble at the park headquarters for a briefing about chimpanzee tracking experience. With professional guides and rangers, escorted by porters, enter the jungle in search for habituated group of chimpanzees and have a full hour of eye-to-eye contact with them.
The activity ends before mid day, retire for lunch and relax as you wait for an afternoon tour to Bigodi community walk, this village walk takes you to the homesteads in the local communities close to the park. The walk will familiarizes you with the village lifestyle of these African people in this remote area. dinner and overnight at Kyaninga lodge.
Day 9: Drive to Bwindi via Queen Elizabeth national park
Early morning after breakfast, drive to Queen Elizabeth for Short boat cruise on kazinga, passing through ishasha sector famous for tree climbing lions and proceed to Bwindi impenetrable forest in buhoma sector, dinner and overnight at gorilla forest camp.
Day 10 of Ultimate 11 days Kenya & Uganda Safari: Gorilla trekking
After an early breakfast, you will meet your ranger for a briefing on gorilla tracking. Tracking the gorillas usually takes around one to two-and-a-half hours of hiking each way, depending on the location of the gorilla family being trekked and the difficulty of the terrain.
Spend one magical hour with the gorillas, observing, photographing, and marveling at these majestic giant primates, before making your way back to the park offices for your gorilla trekking certificate. Then return to lodge for your relaxation and dinner and overnight at gorilla forest camp
Day 11: fly to Entebbe via kihihi
A bright day starts with morning break fast followed by a flight from Kihihi airstrip to Entebbe international airport for your flight back home with memories that will last forever, this marks the end of Ultimate 11 days Kenya & Uganda Safari.