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Kenya & Uganda Gorilla Overland: Forests & Wildlife Spotting

Kenya & Uganda Gorilla Overland: Forests & Wildlife Spotting
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15 Days

Highlights

Explore the Masai Mara National Reserve in 4x4 safari vans, admire mountain gorillas in their natural habitat, search for chimpanzees in Kalinzu Forest, take your pick of outdoor activities in Jinja

What's included

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Accommodation
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Breakfast
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Lunch
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Dinner
Meet mountain gorillas and other amazing wildlife on this 15-day overland adventure. Search for the "big five" in the Masai Mara, 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 Landos (overland adventure vehicles) 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.
Kenya & Uganda Gorilla Overland: Forests & Wildlife Spotting
Starts
Nairobi
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15 Days
Ends
Nairobi

Itinerary

  • Arrive at anytime. Prepare for tomorrow’s early morning by checking out the Hotel Boulevard Bar with your newest friends. Travelling can take a lot out of you so sit back, fill those food and drink needs, and spend a chill night becoming familiar with your group and CEO.
  • Journey through the Great Rift Valley on the way to one of the most famous national parks in Africa. Enjoy a late afternoon wildlife safari drive in the hopes of spotting the "big five".
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Enjoy an early morning wildlife safari drive. The day continues with more wildlife viewing, as you cross the plains and rivers of the Masai Mara National Reserve.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Depart for Nakuru, with a stop for lunch at the G Adventures supported Ubuntu Cafe. Embark on a safari within Lake Nakuru National Park (in the Lando), in search of the resident black rhino, buffalo, impala, and the elusive leopard.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Enjoy another safari drive in the Lando, before heading off to Eldoret.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Cross the border into Uganda, then camp outside of the country's capital.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Get comfortable, as we cross the equator and head off to Lake Bunyonyi.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Enjoy a guided mountain gorilla trek in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Enjoy free time to enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Lake Bunyonyi.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, DINNER
  • Watch the Ugandan countryside pass by on the day's journey.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Get up early for an included chimpanzee tracking excursion, then visit a tea plantation before setting off for Lake Mburo. Opt for an afternoon boat cruise on the lake, or explore the local area on foot.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Head back across the equator and enjoy a meal at the G Adventures supported AidChild Equation Cafe. Continue on to Jinja, Uganda's adventure capital.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH
  • Explore Jinja, known for its outdoor and adventure activities. Opt to raft down the White Nile River, mountain bike up and down the hills or check out the local market.
  • Cross over into Kenya for a night in Eldoret.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH
  • Transfer to Nairobi, where the tour ends upon arrival late afternoon.
    Meals: BREAKFAST