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Itinerary

Signature Uganda

Day 1: Arrive Entebbe, Uganda

Arrive in Entebbe and transfer to your hotel. Nicknamed the “Pearl of Africa,” Uganda shines with stunning greenery, deep lakes, soaring mountains and perhaps the greatest natural treasure of all - half of the world’s last remaining mountain gorilla population.

Lake Victoria Serena Resort & Spa

Day 2: Kibale National Park | Into the Forest

Take a scenic drive through rolling hills dotted with tea estates to Kibale National Park, one of the most varied tracts of tropical forest in Uganda. Known for its 11 primate species, over 300 bird species and population of chimpanzees, Kibale Forest is home to 11 species of primates. You may also spot mangabeys and a vast array of butterflies. Arrive at your lodge amid Lake Kyaninga and the Mountains of the Moon.

Kyaninga Lodge   |   Meals: B L D

Day 3: Kibale National Park | Domain of the Chimpanzee

Rise early this morning for the short drive to the start of your chimpanzee trek. The chimpanzees feed high in the trees, so binoculars are a must. Barks of baboons occasionally pierce the forest silence as you make your way along the trail. Take a guided walk in the wildlife-rich Bigodi Forest swamp, an excellent chance to view birds, sitatunga, mongooses, bush pigs, otters and bushbucks.

Kyaninga Lodge   |   Meals: B L D

Day 4: Queen Elizabeth National Park | Ugandan Views

Travel from Kibale to Queen Elizabeth National Park, home to a variety of wildlife, including elephants, hippos, buffalo and baboons. Offering magnificent views of the rift valley, it is also known for its tree-climbing lions. Absorb fantastic park vistas and views of the Rwenzori Mountains from your camp.

Ishasha Wilderness Camp   |   Meals: B L D

Day 5: Queen Elizabeth National Park | Elephants & More

Choose between numerous activities at your camp, including game drives through the park, watching for plains game, including the rare Uganda kob. You may also opt for launch trips on the Kazinga Channel; walks in Kyambura Gorge; forest walks in Maramagambo Forest; bird-watching; and community, village and crater walks.

Ishasha Wilderness Camp   |   Meals: B L D

Day 6: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park | Lush Hills

Take a game drive as you leave the park, with views of farmlands and local villages. Check in to your camp, the only one located within the Impenetrable Forest, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. From this luxurious home base, set off on gorilla treks to track down these magnificent mammals at their most natural, a rare sight experienced by only the most fortunate. An even luckier few might see them within the Gorilla Forest Camp, as there are no barriers, redefining any close encounter you have ever had with wildlife.

Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp   |   Meals: B L D

Days 7-8: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park | Gorilla Encounters

Spend the next two days tracking endangered mountain gorillas and spending up to an hour with these fascinating creatures each day. Return to the lodge with time to relax, or set out on another guided forest hike.

Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp   |   Meals: B L D

Day 9: Depart Entebbe

Fly to Entebbe, with use of a dayroom until your connecting flight.

Lake Victoria Serena Resort & Spa (dayroom)   |   Meals: B





Complimentary Safari Duffel for 2016  | Guests on this journey receive a custom-crafted A&K safari duffel. Learn more »

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