East African Safari | Uganda Gorilla Tracking | Zanzibar Beach
Day 1: Entebbe to Kampala
Day 2: Kampala to Kibale Forest National Park
Day 3: Kibale Gorilla Safari
Day 4: Primate Watching Tour in Bwindi National Park
Day 6 / 7: Uganda Gorilla Safari
Day 8: Entebbe to Nairobi to Lake Naivasha National Park
Day 9: Lake Naivasha National Park to Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 10 / 11: Full Day safari in the Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 12: Masai Mara National Reserve to Lake Nakuru National Park (Flamingo and Rhino sanctuary)
Day 13: Lake Nakuru National Park to Amboseli National Park (Home of the African elephants)
Day 14: Full Day safari in the Amboseli National Park(views of the Mt. Kilimanjaro)
Day 15: Amboseli National Park to Lake Manyara National Park
Day 16: Lake Manyara to Serengeti National Park
Day 17: Full Day exploring the Serengeti National Park
Day 18 : Ngorongoro Crater safari
Day 19: Ngorongoro crater to Tarangire National Park
Day 20: Tarangire to Arusha Airport, flight to Zanzibar
Day 21 / 24: 3 days safari in the beautiful Zanzibar Beach
Day 25: Zanzibar Beach to Nairobi JKIA Airport
This 25 Day East African wildlife safari is a true definition of the African vacation adventure. The holiday tour begins in Entebbe, Uganda and ends in Nairobi after a flight from the sandy coastal beaches of Zanzibar.
Upon your arrival at the Entebbe Airport, you will be met by your safari guide who will transfer you to your hotel in Kampala. After the jet lagged arrival to the hotel in Kampala, you will unwind with an evening dinner and overnight stay at the hotel in readiness for the beginning of your safari the following day.
The following morning, you will visit the Kibale National Park for a gorilla tracking safari. This safari is done by walking through the dense evergreen rainforest. This National Park is famous for its population of the red and blue duikers, bushbucks, bushpigs, giant hogs, warthogs, African buffalo, primates, and also elephants. Kibale is a rich national park that harbours most of Africa’s endangered primate population. This safari in Kibale is done on foot, walking for about an hour watching the Gorillas
After travelling from the South Western Uganda region, you will head North on a 5-hour trip to Bwindi National Park with a quick stop over at the Equator for a photographic moment and lunch in Mbarara. Upon your arrival to The Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. The park is a large forest located in South Western region of Uganda, the forest is dense and is home to most of Africa’s Primates like gorillas, monkeys amongst thriving birdlife with species like hornbill and turacos. In the evening, you will lose up with an evening rest at The Gorilla Resort.
Uganda is known for its rich history and culture. After your safari in Bwindi, you will head on to Kampala. While on the way, you can take time to buy the African artifacts and crafts as your souvenir. You will arrive at the Cassia Lodge in Kampala in the evening after the scenic 9 hour safari across the Uganda. You will rest with an overnight stay at the hotel, reminiscing the amazing gorilla safari. The following day, you will embark on a flight to Nairobi’s JKIA with a trip to the Lake Naivasha National Park.
Lake Naivasha National Park is a scenic park situated along the Rift Valley. Some of the activities to participate in while in the Lake Naivasha include a boat riding experience overlooking the amazing sunset. You will also visit the Hell’s Gate National Park for a bike riding and walking safari. The Hells’ Gate National park also offers hill climbing safari experience. It is truly a memorable experience while in the Lake Naivasha. The following morning, you will head to the famed Masai Mara National Park.
The Masai Mara Game Reserve is the world-famous home of the Annual wildebeest migration. The park is also home to a thriving wildlife ecosystem including the big five (lions, leopard, Rhino, buffalo and elephants) amongst birdlife like eagles, secretary birds, Vultures, red-capped lark, white-bellied bustards among other scenic birds. After spending two nights in the Masai Mara Game Reserve, you will embark on the road to Lake Nakuru National Park.
The Lake Nakuru is an alkaline lake in the Rift Valley, thus it is favourable for the growth of blue-green and red algae, this algae is food for the pink flamingos. Thus the lake is a bird sanctuary with alot of pink flamingos covering the lake’s horizons. Needless to say, the Lake Nakuru National Park is also a rhino sanctuary. The lake is home to the endangered black rhino. Rhinos are a must-see attraction in the Lake Nakuru.
The following morning, you will head to the home of the African elephants, Amboseli National Park. This is a scenic park overlooking the Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain. the park is renown for its large elephant population. It is a common sight to view the large herds of elephants strolling the Amboseli National Park alongside giraffes, zebras, antelopes and gazelles. The Park is also habitat to predators like cheetahs, leopards, snakes and lions too. After the memorable night spent in the Amboseli National Park, you will head south to Tanzania via the nearby Namanga border.
While in Tanzania, you will get to visit the best National parks of this beautiful East African country. You will start your Tanzanian tour with a visit to the Lake Manyara National Park. The park is renown for its protection of the African elephant population, however other wildlife thrive in this favourable ecosystem like hippos, monkeys, waterbuck, warthog, gazelle, buffalo, wildebeest, waterbuck, warthogs and wildebeest. You will spend one night here and head on to the Serengeti National Park.
The Serengeti National park is one of the most remarkable places to visit in Africa. It is famed for its large lion, cheetah and leopard population. The Serengeti is also home to the Annual wildebeest and zebra migration in search for pasture in the neighbouring Masai Mara National Park. It is arguably the largest National Park in Tanzania covering over 14,000 kms squared in the serengeti plains. With an evening stay at a tented camp, you will head on to the Tarangire National Park.
Tarangire is a bird sanctuary, it is an ideal home for numerous birdlife during the dry season. The park also boasts of a large number of indigenous baobab trees alongside the thriving elephant population alongside other wildlife in the area.
The following morning, you will head to Arusha. Here, you will fly to the Zanzibar Beach as you head to the tail-end of your ultimate East African safari. You will spend 2 nights in this scenic island in the Indian Ocean. Zanzibar is an ideal holiday destination, with the cool ocean breeze against the tropical island’s sandy beach. The island is also rich in history, you can opt to spend some time exploring the swahili culture and also get to buy some merchandise for your memorabilia.
After the two nights, you will head to Nairobi where you will mark the end of your 25 day safari.
Asili Adventure Safaris is willing to customize this safari for you. With options flexible to meet your requirements. Feel free to contact us so as to customize your African holiday safari.
Arrival- Entebbe – Kampala
Kampala- Lake Mburo National park
Lake Mburo- Bwindi impenetrable national park
Gorilla Trekking- Bwindi Forest
Bwindi- Queen Elizabeth national park
Game drive and an afternoon boat cruise
Queen Elizabeth- Kampala
Kampala – Nairobi – Masai Mara National reserve
Masai Mara game reserve
Masai Mara -Hells gate National park
Lake Naivasha– Amboseli national park
Amboseli National Park
Amboseli – Lake Manyara National Park
Lake Manyara – Serengeti National park
Serengeti National park
Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater
Ngorongoro – Tarangire National park
Tarangire - Arusha – Zanzibar (Stone town)
Stone Town- Beach Hotel
Zanzibar beach holiday
Zanzibar - Departure
Tour Price Includes
Guarantee price/guarantee safari on confirmation
Ground transport on safari in a comfortable safari Land Cruiser in Uganda and Tanzania- Tour van in Kenya
1 night Hotel accommodations in Kampala and 1 night in Entebbe on Bed and Breakfast
All airport /hotel transfer as per the itinerary
1 Gorilla viewing permit
Full board accommodations while on safari except in Kampala and Zanzibar
Ngorongoro Crater tour
Accommodation in double/twin room in lodges/Tented camps specified above
All park entrance fees to include government taxes
Service of English speaking professional driver/guide
1 night hotel accommodation in Stone town
Stone town excursions as shown above
5 Nights hotel accommodations in Zanzibar on Half board basis
All game drives as detailed in the itinerary
mineral water whilst on safari- kindly bring along your own portable water bottle
Flying Doctors emergency evacuation cover
Tour starts in Entebbe & ends in Zanzibar
Tips, Laundry , Beverages/Drinks
All regional flights i.e. Entebbe –Nairobi, Arusha- Zanzibar
Olduvai Gorge Museum
Boat Ride/excursions at Lake Naivasha
Uganda/Kenya /Tanzania Visas
Cultural visits to Masai villages - can be arranged with our guide
Zanzibar departure taxes
All personal expenses; e.g. laundry, telephones, beverages, tips,
Water sports/Zanzibar excursions