This 13 Day Kenya and Uganda Safari takes you to some of East Africa’s most iconic national parks and reserves, including Amboseli National Park, Lake Nakuru National Park, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kibale Forest National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, and Lake Mburo National Park. Get ready to witness an incredible array of wildlife, stunning scenery, and rich cultural encounters.
Your safari begins in Amboseli National Park, located in southern Kenya. Renowned for its awe-inspiring views of Mount Kilimanjaro, Amboseli is home to a diverse range of wildlife, including elephants, lions, giraffes, and zebras. Prepare to be mesmerized by the sight of these majestic creatures roaming freely against the backdrop of Africa’s highest peak.
From Amboseli, you’ll venture to Lake Nakuru National Park, famous for its vibrant pink flamingos that flock to the lake’s shores. As you explore the park, keep an eye out for rhinos, lions, leopards, and various bird species, creating a photographer’s paradise.
Next, you’ll arrive at the world-renowned Masai Mara National Reserve, a wildlife haven that needs no introduction. Here, witness the annual Great Migration, where millions of wildebeest, zebras, and gazelles cross treacherous rivers in search of greener pastures. Brace yourself for incredible game drives, where you can spot lions, cheetahs, elephants, and countless other species in their natural habitat.
Continuing your journey, you’ll cross the border into Uganda, where you’ll encounter the enchanting Kibale Forest National Park. Known as the “Primate Capital of the World,” this lush rainforest is home to over 13 species of primates, including chimpanzees. Embark on an exhilarating trek to observe these fascinating creatures up close as they swing through the trees and communicate with their unique calls.
Your adventure then takes you to Queen Elizabeth National Park, a diverse ecosystem that encompasses savannahs, wetlands, and forests. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to spot elephants, buffalos, hippos, and an incredible variety of birdlife. Take a boat safari along the Kazinga Channel, where you can witness the extraordinary sight of animals gathering at the water’s edge.
Continuing further into Uganda, you’ll arrive at Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to almost half of the world’s population of endangered mountain gorillas. Trek through the dense forest, guided by expert trackers, and come face to face with these gentle giants, a truly humbling and life-changing experience.
Finally, your safari concludes at Lake Mburo National Park, a hidden gem nestled in the heart of Uganda. Enjoy game drives and boat safaris, spotting zebras, impalas, buffalos, and an abundance of bird species. Take in the serene beauty of the lake and surrounding landscapes, creating a perfect ending to your East African safari adventure.
Throughout this incredible journey, you’ll be accompanied by ur experienced guides who will provide fascinating insights into the wildlife, ecosystems, and local cultures. Prepare yourself for an unforgettable experience as you explore the diverse landscapes and encounter the magnificent wildlife of Kenya and Uganda.