The best of Uganda & Kenya

12 Days. Destination: Uganda and Kenya

Embark on a 12-day odyssey through the enchanting landscapes of Uganda and Kenya, where the savannah plains of Queen Elizabeth, the lush jungles of Bwindi, and the iconic Masai Mara await your exploration.

Day by day overview:

Days 1-2: Arrival in Uganda

Arrive at Entebbe International Airport, where you'll be greeted and transferred to your accommodation. Take a moment to acclimate before the adventure begins.

Day 3: Queen Elizabeth National Park

After breakfast, depart for Entebbe airport, catching a domestic flight to Kasese. A knowledgeable guide will meet you upon arrival, guiding you to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Experience the contemporary Kyambura Gorge Lodge and savor pre-dinner drinks on the veranda overlooking the savannah plains.

Day 4: Safari in Queen Elizabeth

Opt for an early morning or evening game drive to witness the rich wildlife of Kasenyi plains. Explore the Mweya peninsula, known for leopard sightings, or engage in community projects by the Volcanoes Safaris Partnership Trust (VSPT).

Day 5: Chimp Tracking & Boat Cruise

Embark on a fascinating chimp tracking adventure in the Kyambura Gorge. Later, enjoy a boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel, offering glimpses of Africa's diverse wildlife.

Day 6: Queen Elizabeth to Bwindi Forest

Continue your journey to the Bwindi Forest, possibly encountering tree-climbing lions in Ishasha. Arrive at Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge, set against the towering trees of the forest.

Day 7: Gorilla Tracking

Experience the awe-inspiring gorilla tracking adventure in the steep, dense hills of Bwindi Forest. Optionally, participate in guided walks, community visits, or explore the local village and tea processing operation.

Day 8: Bwindi to Nairobi

Transfer to Kihihi airstrip for your flight to Nairobi. Upon arrival, be chauffeured to your Nairobi hotel.

Day 9: Nairobi to Masai Mara

After breakfast, depart for Wilson Airport Nairobi. A scenic 50-minute flight takes you to the world-renowned Masai Mara. The Sand River Masai Mara Team welcomes you at Keekorok airstrip, and a game drive en-route transports you to the camp.

Days 10-11: Exploring Masai Mara

Immerse yourself in guided safaris, with the option for morning, afternoon, or full-day drives. Visit an authentic Masai Village to connect with the vibrant culture of this colorful tribe.

Day 12: Departure

Enjoy breakfast in camp, followed by a final game drive en-route to Mara North Airstrip. Board your scheduled flight to Wilson Airport, where a driver-guide awaits to transfer you to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your departure.This 12-day adventure seamlessly weaves wildlife encounters, cultural immersions, and breathtaking landscapes, ensuring an unforgettable journey through the heart of East Africa.