6 days Zanzibar and Uganda tour

6 days Zanzibar and Uganda tour

The 6 days Zanzibar and Uganda tour will start from Zanzibar island and you will fly to Entebbe international airport. You will also visit Queen Elizabeth national park and Bwindi national park during the tour.

During the 6 days Zanzibar and Uganda tour, you will engage in game drives, a boat ride on Kazinga channel and also a gorilla trekking experience in Bwindi national park where you will explore the impenetrable forest in search of gorillas.

The safari will start in Zanzibar island and end in Entebbe airport or Kampala.

Day 1; flight from Zanzibar to Entebbe airport

You will fly from the airport in Zanzibar to Entebbe international airport on the 1st day of your safari. On arrival at Entebbe airport, you will be met by your guide who will welcome you and drive you to your hotel for check in.

Depending on your time of arrival, you will explore Entebbe town and visit the botanical gardens or the reptile village and other places around before returning to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 2; drive to Queen Elizabeth national park

After having breakfast at your hotel, your guide will pick you up from the hotel and you will start your drive to Queen Elizabeth national park in south western Uganda. You will have a stop at the equator and also have a lunch break in Mbarara.

6 days Zanzibar and Uganda tour
Queen Elizabeth Park

Your guide will drive you to Queen Elizabeth national park and you will enjoy beautiful views of the country side on your way to your lodge for check in and dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3; game drive and boat cruise

You will wake up for a morning game drive around Queen Elizabeth national park after having breakfast at your lodge, during your game drive, you will explore the savannah plains in search of wildlife species such as elephants, buffalos, antelopes, warthogs, hippos and many others. You will have lunch after your morning game drive.

After your lunch, your guide will drive you to the starting point of your boat ride on Kazinga channel. You will enjoy the beautiful views during your boat ride along the Kazinga channel where Lake George meets Lake Edward. You will also enjoy seeing wildlife species and different birds along the shores of the lake. After the boat ride, you will return to your lodge where you will have dinner and overnight stay.

Day 4; drive to Bwindi national park

You will have breakfast at your lodge and after checking out of the lodge, you will start your journey to Bwindi national park. Your guide will drive you to your lodge where you will check in and spend the rest of the day relaxing as you wait for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 5; gorilla trekking

After an early breakfast at your lodge, your guide will drive you to the park headquarters for a briefing of the gorilla trek in Bwindi national park. You will start your trek into the impenetrable Bwindi forest with your ranger guide and start your search for the gorillas.

You will spend about one hour with the gorillas when you find them and enjoy taking photos and watching the gorillas after which you will return to the park headquarters and meet your guide who will drive you to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

6 days Zanzibar and Uganda tour
Gorilla Trekking safaris in Bwindi

Day 6; departure

You will have breakfast at your lodge ahead of drive from Bwindi national park to Entebbe. You will have a stop in Mbarara for lunch before continuing to Entebbe where your guide will drop you off at the airport or your hotel which will bring the safari to an end.

Price Includes:

  • Gorilla Permits
  • transportation during the safari
  • Full time English speaking Guide/Driver.
  • All accommodation and meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • All meals at the hotel
  • Bottled drinking water while on safari.

Price excludes:

  • Flights
  • Visa fees
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls, email, laundry, beverages
  • tips and gratuities
  • Anything else not included in the itinerary
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