Monday, May 16, 2022

15 Days Tanzania and Uganda Combined Wildlife Holiday

This 15 Day Uganda Tanzania holiday takes you to Uganda for its incredible wonders and then Tanzania for some of its great and praised Wildlife. It starts in Rwanda at Kigali international airport to access Uganda from the southwestern and ends in Zanzibar.

Day 1: Arrival – Kigali Airport.

On arrival, you will be welcomed by the driver at Kigali International airport and transferred up to your hotel in Kenya. Stay at Heaven Boutique Hotel

Day 2: Kigali – Lake Mulehe in Uganda

Early in the morning, embark on Safari Car for the 3-4 hours’ drive to Lake Mulehe. You will cross via the Cyanika border up to Kisoro. From Kisoro it’s 10km up to Lake Mulehe. In the evening, you can visit the Batwa people in their local communities. Stay at Bwindi Jungle Lodge, Rushaga Gorilla Camp, or Gorilla Safari Lodge.

Day 3: Gorilla Trek in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Have breakfast in the morning and after pack, some water, pack food, and head to the park offices for the briefing. After briefing the journey into the Jungle starts searching for these apes. When you locate them, you are allowed to stay in their presence for one hour and later return to the Lodge.

Day 4: Rushaga Sector – Back to Kigali

After the massive moments with the Gorillas in the Jungles, the next day you will transfer back to Kigali city. You will arrive in time for lunch in the city and after you can do a simple city tour visiting different places of interest like Kigali Genocide Memorial, craft shops and more. You can stay at Heaven Boutique Hotel.

Day 5: Kigali – Fly to Kilimanjaro Airport to Tarangire National Park

Have morning breakfast and transfer to Kigali International Airport for your flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport – Tanzania. On arrival, you will be welcomed by our guide and transferred up to Tented Camp – just 40 minutes from Tarangire main gate. Stay at Eco Science Camp.

Day 6: Full Day in Tarangire National Park

Spend a full day in Tarangire while game driving. You will be exposed to a range of Wildlife species including Wild animals like Buffaloes, Elephants, Warthogs, Jackals, Impala, Thompson’s gazelles. You can also sight the three endangered bird species including the Rufous-tailed weaver, yellow-collared lovebird and ashy starling. Stay at Farm House Valley.

Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater – Central Serengeti National Park

Wake up very early in the morning and transfer for amazing game viewing in Ngorongoro Crater. You can descend into the caldera to view more Wildlife on the crater floor. This area is known as the eighth natural wonder of the World. It offers one of the best game viewing experiences in Tanzania.

After game drive in Ngorongoro and lunch, drive straight to Central Serengeti National Park for an evening game drive. Stay at Kati Kati Tented Camp.

Day 8: Central Serengeti – Northern Serengeti

Embrace the rewarding game viewing as you drive in a pop-up roof Safari Car from Central Serengeti to the northern Serengeti for the great annual Wildebeest Migration. Besides wildlife, you can enjoy the precious services offered at different lodges and camps in the park along with scenic views of sunset/rise. One of the best camps to stay in is Chaka camp situated in close proximity to Mara River.

Day 9-10: Northern Serengeti (Great Wildebeest Migration)

Spend a couple of days taking in panoramic views of the great migration. You can best view this while on game drives or hot air balloon rides. Many visitors are interested in the river crossing sightings but also views of more than 1245000 Wildebeest, 200000 Zebras, 18000 elands and 500000 Thomson’s Gazelles strolling around is inspirational. Stay at Chaka Camp.

Day 11: Northern Serengeti – Drive to Zanzibar

Check out at the lodge in the morning and transfer to Kogatende Airstrip from Serengeti National Park for a flight to Zanzibar and you will land at Zanzibar International Airport.

On arrival, you will be welcomed by our representative in Zanzibar and transferred up to your hotel. Stay at Zuri Zanzibar.

Day 12-14: Full day in Zanzibar

After all bustling adventures in Serengeti, be relieved from stress with a stay on one of Zanzibar’s pristine beaches. Relax and unwind in a calm setting, bask in the open air or you can engage in numerous water sports like Snorkeling, diving, and more. Stay at Zuri Zanzibar.

Day 15: Leave for Zanzibar Airport

After all the excitement in Uganda, Tanzania, and the Zanzibar islands, it is high time you say goodbye. Be at Zanzibar International Airport in time for your return flight. End of Safari.