Itinerary overview

Day 1: Maasai Mara National Reserve
Day 2/3: Maasai Mara National Reserve
Day 4: Masai Mara – Nairobi City
Day 5: Kampala – Bwindi (Uganda Safari)
Day 6: Trekking Mountain Gorillas (Uganda Safari)
Day 7: Queen Elizabeth -Wildlife tour
Day 8: Chimpanzee Trekking (Uganda Safari)
Day 9: Wildlife Tour – Queen Elizabeth National Park (Uganda Safari)
Day 10: Queen Elizabeth National Park (Uganda)Nairobi (Kenya)

Day 1: Maasai Mara National Reserve
Pick up from your city hotel at 07:30am to start your safari through The Great African Rift Valley . Arrive in time for lunch at Mara Kichakani Tented Camp . An afternoon game drive will follow to explore Hemingways country and Lion, Cheetah, Elephant, Buffalo and other animals of in the Masai Mara Game Reserve famed for the big 5 (Lion, Leopard, Buffalos, Elephant, Rhino)
Dinner and Overnight at Mara Kichakani Tented Camp

Day 2/3: Maasai Mara National Reserve
Full days spent Exploring the park in search of the big 5 with a possibility of seeing the annual wildebeest migration that takes place from July to October.
Optional #1: Hot air balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 450 per person
Optional #2: Visit Masai Village at an extra cost of US$ 20 per person
The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures
Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Kichakani Tented

Day 4: Masai Mara – Nairobi City
Breakfast and return to Nairobi arriving at around 1300 hours Lunch at the Carnivore restaurant then transfer to the airport to board a flight to Entebbe – on arriving the airport, our representative will meet you and drive you to budget Hotel ( Kampala) for dinner and overnight stay .

Day 5: Kampala – Bwindi (Uganda Safari)
Depart Kampala for Bwindi. Depart from Kampala at 7:00am and head towards western Uganda. A brief stop at the Equator allows time for photographs an refreshments as well .The journey affords images from the vehicle of the long horned Ankole cattle, vegetation, the rolling hills and terraced landscapes of the region, and beautiful panoramas that are part of Kabale District. We have a lunch break en route in Mbarara. Continue to Bwindi Impenetrable park and arrive late evening.
Overnight at Gorilla Resort or Buhoma Community bandas

Day 6: Trekking Mountain Gorillas (Uganda Safari)
After breakfast and briefing by park ranger guides, depart with picnic lunch boxes to start a 30 minutes – 8 hours trek to find the Mountain gorillas. The tracking starts at the area where the gorillas were the previous day.
After a full hour with the gorillas, return to Camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 7: Queen Elizabeth -Wildlife tour
After breakfast, transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park. On arrival, undertake a game drive in the park in anticipation of mammals such as Hippos, Buffaloes, Leopard, Spotted Hyena, Lions, primates and the elusive giant forest hog among others. For bird watchers enjoy viewing some of 610 bird species recorded in this park which makes QENP a birder’s haven. Water birds, forest and woodland birds are resident in this park.
Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge/Institute of Ecology

Day 8: Chimpanzee Trekking (Uganda Safari)
Dedicate the morning to chimpanzee trekking in the Kyambura Gorge and the afternoon to a nature walk to the Maramagambo forest for a visit to the bats and pythons cave and the hunters’ cave. Visit the numerous magnificent crater lakes. End up at Katwe salt mines to see how salt is extracted locally. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge/Institute of Ecology

Day 9: Wildlife Tour – Queen Elizabeth National Park (Uganda Safari)
After breakfast go for a boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel. The Channel harbors a lot of mammals along its banks including buffaloes, hippos, crocodiles, waterbucks and a variety of water birds. In the afternoon transfer back to Kampala arriving in the evening.
Dinner and overnight at Speke Hotel

Day 10: Queen Elizabeth National Park (Uganda Safari) – Nairobi (Kenya)
Transfer to the airport to board a flight to Nairobi arranging in good connecting time with your home bound flight

BUDGET SAFARI PACKAGE {KBE-0106} PRICE PER PERSON PER DAY
  8 Days Kenya & Uganda Combined  US$
  Safari Transport  7 Seater 4WD Tour Van with Pop-up
  Minimum Number of Pax  2 People
 Email: info@kenyabushexcursions.com

Safari Includes:

  • Safari van fitted with pop up roof for ease of game viewing and photography
  • Pre–tour itinerary document
  • 1 night accommodation in Nairobi on bed and breakfast
  • Full board accommodation whilst on safari and on the mountain with meal plan as described, B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
  • Accommodation in double/twin/triple sharing on safari and in Nairobi
  • All park entrance fees to include government taxes
  • Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
  • All game drives as detailed in the itinerary
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • 1 Litre Bottled mineral water whilst on safari
  • Specialised services all through
  • Treated water on the trek.
  • Shared accommodations in camps/huts on the mountain as per the itinerary
  • Service of an English speaking professional guide, porters and skilled cook

Safari Excludes:

  • Tips, laundry, sleeping bags, beverages/Drinks and climbing gears
  • Medical evacuation
  • Drinks
  • International flights
  • Passport and visa
  • Items of personal nature
  • Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary