Masai Mara & Gorilla Adventure

Resort: Masai Mara & Gorilla Adventure
Operator: G Adventures
Destination: Kenya
Price From: £2974.15

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An epic adventure awaits you on this 12-day tour through Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda. In the Masai Mara, you’ll embark on incredible wildlife safari drives to spot big cats (cheetahs, leopards, and lions) with opportunities to visit a Masai village and learn about this nomadic culture. Visiting G Adventures for Good projects like the Nyamirambo Women’s Centre and the Ubuntu Caf gives you a grounded, well-rounded understanding of what makes this slice of the continent so special.

Itineraries

Day 1
Nairobi

Arrive at any time.

Day 2
NairobiMasai Mara

Journey through the Great Rift Valley on the way to one of the most famous national parks in Africa. Enjoy a late afternoon wildlife safari drive in the hopes of spotting the big five.

Day 3
Masai Mara

Enjoy an early wildlife safari drive when animals are most active. Opt to visit a Masai village, learn to dance like a warrior, stop in the manyatta (family compound) and learn about this nomadic culture.

Day 4
Masai MaraNairobi

Enjoy a final wildlife safari drive before the journey back to Nairobi.

Day 5
NairobiKampala

Travel from one bustling East African capital city to another. Relax in Kampala and await the second part of this epic adventure.

Day 6
KampalaFort Portal

Take the scenic route to Fort Portal at the edge of Kibale National Park. Spend the night on a guest farm listening to the sounds of monkeys and birds.

Day 7
Kibale National Park

Explore the evergreen rainforest and trek to spot chimps in the morning or afternoon. Enjoy a traditional lunch in the Bigodi Community.

Day 8
Kibale NPQueen Elizabeth NP

Continue on to Queen Elizabeth NP, stopping at the equator. Head out on a wildlife safari drive in the afternoon. Keep your eyes peeled for warthogs, elephants, buffalo, five different species of primates, and hippos.

Day 9
Queen Elizabeth National Park

Take an early morning wildlife safari drive and enjoy lunch inside the park. Opt for an evening cruise along the Kazinga Channel.

Day 10
Queen Elizabeth NPBwindi Impenetrable NP

Enjoy the scenic drive south, with views of forests, volcanoes and lakes. Spend the night on the edge of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

Day 11
Gorilla Trekking

Rise early for the tour’s main highlight gorilla trekking!

Day 12
BwindiKigali

Cross the border into Rwanda, then head to the capital city, Kigali. Visit the genocide museum to learn more about the dark history of this fascinating country. Enjoy lunch at the G Adventures supported Nyamirambo Women’s Centre. Tour ends on arrival at hotel.

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