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Uganda Overland: Gorillas & Chimps
SAVE UP TO 20% on this tour

Meet mountain gorillas and the other amazing wildlife on this nine-day overland adventure. Spot chimps in Kalinzu Forest and join experienced trackers while travelling deep into the Ugandan forests for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to spot endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Our Landos (overland adventure vehicles) are an adventurous and affordable way to see the highlights while wilderness camping will keep you in the thick of the action. Experience a world apart as you encounter the colourful cultures and wild landscapes of Uganda.

  • Duration: 9 Days
  • Guaranteed Departure: Yes
  • Physical rating: Demanding
  • Supplier Tour ID: DUKK/141300
  • Your Guide: English speaking
  • Starts: Kampala, Uganda
  • Finishes: Kampala, Uganda
  • Age requirement: 18 - 39
You will Visit
  • Kampala
  • Lake Bunyonyi
  • Kalinzu Forest Reserve
  • Lake Mburo National Park
  • Jinja

Itinerary

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Day 1: Kampala

Arrive at any time.

02

Day 2: Kampala/Lake Bunyonyi

Get comfortable, as we cross the equator and head off to Lake Bunyonyi.

03

Day 3: Gorilla Trek

Enjoy a guided mountain gorilla trek in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

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Day 4: Lake Bunyonyi

Enjoy free time to enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Lake Bunyonyi.

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Day 5: Lake Bunyonyi/Kalinzu Forest Reserve

Watch the Ugandan countryside pass by on the day's journey.

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Day 6: Kalinzu Forest Reserve/Lake Mburo National Park

Get up early for an included chimpanzee tracking excursion, then visit a tea plantation before setting off for Lake Mburo. Opt for an afternoon boat cruise on the lake, or explore the local area on foot.

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Day 7: Lake Mburo National Park/Jinja

Head back across the equator and enjoy a meal at the G Adventures supported AidChild Equation Cafe. Continue on to Jinja, Uganda's adventure capital.

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Day 8: Jinja

Explore Jinja, known for its outdoor and adventure activities. Opt to raft down the White Nile River, mountain bike up and down the hills or check out the local market.
Pre-book your rafting adrenaline rush on the checkout page to include the Jinja River Rafting optional activity on your tour or ask your GCO or travel agent for assistance.

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Day 9: Jinja/Kampala

Transfer back to Uganda's capital where the tour finishes upon arrival in the early afternoon.

Inclusions:
    Activities
    • Your G for Good Moment: AidChild Equation Cafe & Gallery, Kayabwe Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group Your Discover Moment: Jinja
    • Guided mountain gorilla trek with permits
    • Entrance and chimpanzee tracking in Kalinzu Forest Reserve
    • Tea plantation visit
    • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
    Accommodation
    • Participation camping (8 nts)
    • 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
    Transport
    • Lando (overland adventure vehicle), minibuses, walking
    Group Leader
    • 2 CEOs (Chief Experience Officers) throughout as head guide/cook and driver, certified mountain gorilla trackers, local guides
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Tour Highlights:
  • See a mountain gorilla up close and personal
  • Search for chimpanzees in Kalinzu Forest Reserve
  • Opt to raft the White Nile River