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Kenya & Uganda Gorilla Adventure
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Until January From Jan 18 From February From Jan 18

Meet mountain gorillas and other amazing wildlife on this two-week overland adventure. Spot chimpanzees 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 overland adventure vehicles (OAVs) 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 Kenya and Uganda.

  • Duration: 14 Days
  • Guaranteed Departure: Yes
  • For lovers of: Gorilla Tracking, Local Culture & Cuisine, Sightseeing, Trekking, Walking Tour, Wildlife
  • Physical rating: Demanding
  • Accommodation standard:   Not Rated%
  • Traveller Tour Rating: 0%  
  • Your Guide: English speaking
  • Supplier Tour ID/Link Tour Code: DKKU.A/201529
  • Starts: Nairobi, Kenya
  • Finishes: Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
You will Visit
  • Nairobi
  • Lake Naivasha
  • Eldoret
  • Kampala
  • Kalinzu Forest Reserve
  • Lake Bunyonyi
  • Jinja
  • Lake Nakuru National Park

Itinerary

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Day 1: Nairobi

Arrive at any time.

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Day 2: Nairobi/Lake Naivasha

Travel to beautiful Lake Naivasha, and enjoy an included boat ride to spot hippos.

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Day 3: Lake Naivasha/Eldoret

View varied landscapes from the overland adventure vehicle (OAV).

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Day 4: Eldoret/Kampala

Cross the border into Uganda, then camp outside of the country's capital.

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Day 5: Kampala/Kalinzu Forest Reserve

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

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Day 6: Kalinzu Forest Reserve/Lake Bunyonyi

Get up early for an included chimpanzee tracking excursion, then visit a tea plantation before setting off for Lake Bunyonyi.

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Day 7: Gorilla Trek

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

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Day 8: Lake Bunyonyi

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

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Day 9: Lake Bunyonyi/Kampala

Return to the capital after a long drive.
Stop off at the Equator along the way to break up the drive.

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Day 10: Kampala/Jinja

Explore Jinja, known for its outdoor and adventure activities.

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Day 11: Jinja

Spend another day exploring Jinja. Opt to raft down the White Nile River, mountain bike up and down the hills or check out the local market.

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Day 12: Jinja/Eldoret

Cross over into Kenya for a night in Eldoret.

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Day 13: Eldoret/Lake Nakuru National Park

Enjoy a game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park.
Continue to Lake Nakuru, one of the Rift Valley soda lakes.

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Day 14: Lake Nakuru National Park/Nairobi

Transfer to Nairobi, where the tour ends upon arrival late afternoon.

Inclusions:
    Activities
    • Entrance and chimpanzee tracking in Kalinzu Forest Reserve
    • Tea plantation visit
    • Guided mountain gorilla trek in Bwindi with permits
    • Wildlife safari drive (Lake Nakuru NP)
    • Boat safari (Lake Naivasha)
    • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
    Accommodation
    • Participation camping (12 nts), basic hotel (1 nt)
    • 13 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 12 dinners
    Transport
    • Overland adventure vehicle (OAV), minibuses, walking
    Group Leader
    • 2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) throughout as head guide/cook and driver, certified mountain gorilla trackers, local guides
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Tour Highlights:
  • Admire mountain gorillas in their natural habitat
  • Search for chimpanzees in Kalinzu Forest Reserve
  • View diverse wildlife in Lake Nakuru NP.