- Gorilla Tracking and White Water Rafting Adventure, Uganda tours - Select Safaris Africa
 
 

6 DAYS GORILLA TRACKING & WHITE WATER RAFTING

Safari Overview
This special adventure Safari takes you through the most sought for wild adventure activities in Africa. Gorilla tracking in the thick forest of Bwindi impenetrable park enable you to meet the world's rare mountain Gorillas in their wild and engage in the most wildest activity white water rafting on 31km stretch along River Nile the longest River in the World.

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe International Airport and Transfer to Kampala
Immediately upon your arrival at Entebbe Airport, Select Safaris Africa's driver guide will receive you and drive you to Kampala City to a Hotel of your choice for overnight and dinner (Full Board)

Day2: Drive from Kampala City to Bwindi Impenetrable National park
Early in the morning after breakfast, we head South-West to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Have a break in your journey for some enlighten and pictographic moment at the Uganda Equator before continuing to Mbarara Town where you will have lunch. You will then drive straight to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, a home to Uganda Mountain Gorillas and you will relax to the charms of the mountain rainforest. Overnight at the Gorilla Resort or Wagtail Eco-Lodge (Full Board).

Day 3: Bwindi gorilla trekking
Following early breakfast to gain power necessary for gorilla tracking during which a reliable scale of physical strength is crucial for the Gorilla trekking activity in the thick forest. Before 8:00am, report to the ranger station for briefing by one of the ranger guides. You will trek through chunky creepers and bushes with your guides to look for the Mountain Gorillas, an exercise that could last between 1 to 9 hours. It is amazing to sit in the forest among the gorillas, paying attention to them protest to each other. It is unusual mood being with these stunning human-like animals. They share 98% of human genes. You will be allowed to spend only 1 hour with these gentle giants and every minute counts much. With a free afternoon at your disposal, you can alternatively take a guided stride out to understand the lifestyles of local people. Overnight at Gorilla Resort or Wagtail Eco-Lodge (Full Board).

Day 4: Return to Kampala
After breakfast, you will be driven to Kampala, have Lunch en-route. You will arrive in the evening and relax at your hotel. Overnight and dinner at Hotel Triangle Kampala, Hotel Africana (Full Board)

Day 5: Drive to Jinja for a full day White Water Rafting
wake up very early, take your breakfast and then be driven to Jinja for the rafting exercise which starts early in the morning. You will take one and half hours drive. Upon arrival, you will get briefing prior to the rafting exercise on the Nile You Rafting for 6 hours on the Nile River covering 31kms. You will join a team of rafters as your professional guide commands you. You will raft in morning, break off for lunch and return in the afternoon for a closing session. It's an amazing exploratory exercise on the Nile waters. Overnight at Jinja Nile Resort or Hotel Triangle Jinja (Full Board)

Day6: Leave for Entebbe via Kampala
After your breakfast at 08:00am, Depending on your time of flight, drive to Entebbe for your flight back

End of safari

The tour quotation Includes:
- Gorilla tracking permits
- Ground transport in a comfortable 4WD safari van equipped for game viewing, photography and touring
- Full board accommodation
- All park entrance fees to include government taxes
- Full time English speaking professional driver/guide
- All tour activities as detailed in the itinerary
- Bottled water while on safari
- Airport transfers

The tour quotation excludes:
- Tips
- Laundry services
- Beverages/Drinks
- International flights
- Visas
- Items of a personal nature
-Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary