12 days’ self-drive safari in Rwanda, Uganda, and Tanzania. It’s one of the best adventures to undertake through different fascinating destination including Gorilla trekking at the Volcanoes, tree-climbing lions, Chimpanzee tracking and watching the world’s most powerful Murchison falls and flying from Entebbe to Tanzania need to have another visa here then visit Serengeti national park, Ngorongoro and the Zanzibar island.
Day 1: Arrival in Kigali
Upon your arrival, if time allows you have a city drive to the Genocide memorial museum and city market and transfer to Volcanoes national park. Dinner and overnight Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Luxury)
Day 2: Trekking Gorilla
This day following breakfast, drive to Kinigi starting point for trekking briefing and with an armed game ranger, you will enroll in the peak jungle to search for the endangered species. The trek can last from 1-7 hours depending on how far the family trekked moved, when the gorillas are encountered then have a maximum of an hour in their presence and this is an exceptional lifetime experience of its kind. After return to your lodge for refreshment drive crossing Katuna border dinner and overnight at Lake Bunyonyi Resort Eco Lodge.
Day 3: Tree climbing lions and transfer to Kabale district
Today after the morning breakfast has a boat ride at Africa’s second deepest lake Bunyonyi alongside bird watching. After there drive to Ishasha sector southern of Queen Elizabeth national park to track the rare tree-climbing lions with lunch en-route. After drive to Kibale national park dinner and overnight at Primates Lodge.
Day 4: Tracking Chimpanzees
After breakfast, head to the park’s headquarters for tracking briefings, will be assigned to a habituated chimpanzee community for tracking. With the lead of an armed ranger-guide embark on the forest to track endangered chimpanzees, the tracking sometimes is hectically lasting between 1 to 5 hours to encounter the species. After return to the starting point proceeding to your lodge for lunch refreshments, afternoon hours can take on the Bigodi Nature walk which harbors about 13 primate species, the finest birding destination.
Dinner and overnight at Primates Lodge.
Day 5: Transfer to Murchison falls national park
Taking your breakfast, then transfer to Murchison falls national park, reaching by lunch hour relaxations. Board for an afternoon boat ride to the bottom of the world’s most powerful falls. At the bottom of the falls take a nature hike to the top of the falls to watch how high volumes of water squeeze into a narrow gorge 7meter walls resulting in a thunderous roar.
Dinner and overnight at Pakuba Safari Lodge.
Day 6: Game Drive
This day after the tasting the precious tea, board for a nature rewarding game drive through different tracks to the Nile delta. Much of wildlife to sight including the big four; elephants, Buffalos, Lions and luckily Leopards, other wildlife to watch including several antelope species, warthogs, towers of giraffes, schools of Hippopotamus among many. Plus, numbers of bird species among which include the special shoe bill stork among many water and land bird species. Drive to Ziwa Rhino sanctuary to track the endangered rhinos in the natural sanctuary with lunch en-route.
Dinner and overnight Amuka Safari Lodge.
Day 7: Drive to Kampala
Following breakfast, drive to Kampala about 4 hours, have lunch refreshment in Kampala and city trip, then head for your scheduled flight to Kilimanjaro airport Tanzania.
Dinner and overnight at Ameg Lodge.
Day 8: Transfer to Lake Manyara National Park.
This day following the breakfast, drive to Lake Manyara take a game drive with chances of sighting the tree climbing lions again. A lot of wildlife rewards including baboons, buffaloes, zebras, the floodplain host the wildebeests, elephants and lions.
Dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge.
Day 9: transfer to Serengeti National park
Taking your breakfast, drive to the Tanzania’s fascinating Serengeti National Park with lunch enroute, then have an afternoon game drive in the Serengeti plain. A lot of wildlife rewards including the serious wildebeest and Zebra migration in their thousands, higher opening for watching predators including; lions, leopards, cheetahs and plenty of elephants among many wildlife rewards.
Dinner and overnight Klein’s Camp.
Day 10: All day at Serengeti N.P
This day will spend a full day in Serengeti National Park undertaking several adventures including wildlife nature walks and game drive.
Dinner and overnight at Klein’s Camp.
Day 11: transfer to Ngorongoro conservation area.
Following your breakfast, drive to Ngorongoro conservation areas one of the wonders of the world, with beautiful perfect craters of extinct volcanoes. Take a drive via the Oldupai Gorge overlooking the crater highlands rewarding with unparalleled concertation of wildlife including wildebeest, tope, gazelle, eland, zebras accompanied by several bird species.
Day 12: Transfer to Julius Nyerere international airport.
Today following breakfast, you will drive to Julius Nyerere international airport for your scheduled flight along side lunch enroute.