Drive West, With A Stopover At The Equator, Through Volcanic Formations Of The Western Rift Valley Towards Queen Elizabeth National Park. This Drive Takes You Through Savannah Grasslands And Views Of Banana Plantations And Herds Of Ankole Cattle With Their Incredible Long Curving Horns. Visit Kyambura Gorge For A Thrilling Chimpanzee Safari.
Kampala – Queen Elizabeth National Park:
Drive West, with a stopover at the equator, through volcanic formations of the western Rift Valley towards Queen Elizabeth National Park.
This drive takes you through savannah grasslands and views of banana plantations and herds of Ankole cattle with their incredible long curving horns. The descent reveals a stunning panorama of Lakes George and Edward amidst game filled plains. It boasts one of the highest biodiversity ratings of any game park in the world, from the open Savannah to Rain forest, dense swamps and beautiful crater lakes to the vastness of Lake Edward. In the evening, go sightseeing for a glimpse into traditional salt mining. You will stay overnight at either Mweya Safari Lodge or Institute of Ecology.
Chimpanzee tracking Safari and Launch cruise
In the early morning make your entry into Kyambura Gorge for a thrilling Chimpanzee safari. The rain forest is spectacular and offers dramatic steeply forested landscape and is incredibly dense with numerous animal trails allowing access for tourists. Your guided walk in search of the chimps and other primates may last several hours. After lunch, enjoy a cruise on the Kazinga Channel, which joins Lake Edward and Lake George. This waterway is filled with schools of hippos and buffalos. Elephants are often spotted on the banks. You will spend the night at either Mweya Safari Lodge or the Institute of Ecology.
Queen Elizabeth– Kampala
Take an early morning game drive to watch the early risers and predators returning to their hideouts. This provides excellent opportunities to see lions, Leopards, Giant Forest Hogs, Cape Buffaloes, Bushbucks, and many more. Drive back with a stopover in Mbarara for lunch finally drive to Kampala.